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Bord na Móna

Company nameBord an Mona
Company typePublic - Semi-State Company
SloganN/A
FoundedIreland (1946)
HeadquartersNewbridge, County Kildare, Ireland
Key peopleGabriel D'Arcy (CEO)
ProductsFirepak
Firelogs
Firelighters
Fuels
Peat Briquettes
Coal
Peat Fertiliser
Revenue(+) - 401.5 Million (2008)
Net income(+) - 15.5 Million (2008)
Employees2,064(2008)

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Bord na Móna (-gabˠoːɾˠd̪ˠ nə mˠoːn̪ˠə - ), abbreviated BNM, is a semi-state company in Ireland, created in 1946 by the Turf Development Act 1946. The company is responsible for the mechanised harvesting of peat, primarily in the Midlands of Ireland. Extensive bogland is exploited in County Offaly, County Longford and County Westmeath, mainly the Bog of Allen.


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