It’s been in the pipeline for some time but we’re now able to announce that we have taken possession of the premises that will be home to our new Cork Building Division. The Cork team, currently comprising Aoife and Colin and led by Ken, are off the starting blocks and work is underway with the [...]
We’re delighted to announce that WAC have won the prestigious FORS Gold award and are now part of an elite group of only 250 distributors nationally to be awarded the Freight Operators Recognition Scheme’s highest accreditation. Director Julian Workman and Logistics Manager Lee Birch quickly saw that the benefits of working to such high standards [...]
We are proud to announce the launch of a new website for our GB Building Division at Walls-and-Ceilings.co.uk. The new site boasts extensive ranges of products from all the leading brands, all of which are available for next day delivery across the UK.
One of Walls & Ceilings top four suppliers, MURCO, which is based in Texas, USA, is responsible for the supply of the ‘Arrow’ branded drywall products that are a key part of the building divisions’ range. Now that WAC is part of the Tennant Group it seemed like a good time to pay a long [...]
Walls & Ceilings held trade days at both Alcester & Bristol branches where the teams had the opportunity to spend quality time with customers & suppliers, many of whom took the opportunity to demonstrate new techniques and products. Both days were a huge success with nearly 75 customers visiting overall.
Errigal Contracts, one of the building division customers, held a charity gala in August in aid of the Ataxia Foundation Ireland and the Children’s Leukaemia Charity. Companies from all over Ireland and the UK joined a group from Tennants on the night, when some €70,000 was raised at the gala held in the Errigal grounds.
Walls & Ceilings have been stocking up on fleet having taken delivery of a new Volvo truck and a whole army of Moffetts! The Volvo Globetrotter F460’s latest 8x2 rigid chassis features a 6,000mm wheelbase and a hydraulically-steered rear tag axle which will perform very well on WAC’s nationwide distribution network, while the Moffett Forklifts [...]
Tennants Building Products Dublin (TBP) moved into their new premises at Airton Road on Friday 23rd March, and are now the proud residents of fabulous contemporary office space, alongside 50,000 sq ft. of warehouse and substantial yardage. Business was operational from Monday 26th March and the new environment is being very well received by staff [...]
Congratulations to the team at Ravenhill Road’s Building Division on achieving certification to the new ISO 2015 standards after an audit carried out on 10th November. As with all the divisions, RhR is audited every 3 years. This year the pressure was heightened by the transition to the new standards but the auditors were very [...]
The Dublin Building Division celebrated 20 years in business at a dinner held on Friday 20th October. The whole team was in attendance including 2 members who’ve been there since day 1 - Alan Cullen, Director and Stephen Murtagh, Stores & Logistics Manager. Congratulations on reaching such a massive milestone!