Ormonde Machinery appointed new ROI dealer for Rapid International

Rapid International Ltd’s continuing aim to grow market share within the UK and Ireland has been bolstered by the recent addition of Ormonde Machinery Ltd to its dealer network.

Jarlath Gilmore, Sales and Marketing Director at Rapid commented on the recent Ormonde Machinery dealer appointment, “We are delighted to welcome Conal and the Ormonde Machinery team to the Rapid dealer network. We feel Ormonde have the right experience in key areas to help us develop sales in Southern Ireland. “

Established in 1969, Rapid is recognised as one of the world’s leading manufacturers of equipment for the concrete, construction and environmental industries. Rapid’s pioneering mixing technology is present in upwards of 1000 installations in over 30 countries worldwide.

Rapid is the manufacturer of choice for many of the major global concrete and construction groups and is proud to have supplied equipment to Hanson Heidelberg, Holcim, Lafarge, Cemex, Ferrovial, Bam Nuttall, Arcelor Mittal, Aggregate Industries and many more.

Rapid’s products range is manufactured at a state of the art 50,000 square foot manufacturing facility in County Armagh, Northern Ireland. The company is proud to power its facilities with 100% green energy via an onsite wind turbine. Rapid’s product offering includes pan, planetary and twin shaft concrete mixers, static and mobile batching plant, wheel/track mounted continuous mixing plant and spare parts. All machinery is designed in house by a talented team of design engineers and manufactured using the latest equipment from internationally renowned brands.

Commenting on their recent appointment, Conal Mullan, General Manager at Ormonde Machinery said “This is a welcome addition to our product offering and are delighted to be representing Rapid International in Ireland. Given the continued recovery in the construction sector, we expect to see strong demand for this type of equipment in the coming years. “

 Ormonde Machinery is a leading supplier of construction, mining, quarrying and recycling equipment.  Ormonde’s SME status provides the opportunity for an agile and fast paced approach to meeting customer requirements.