Local area to benefit from gypsum mining

Local and national construction will benefit from the mining of gypsum in a local quarry, according to a Kingscourt based company.

Operations Director for Gyproc Pat O’ Connor was speaking after Gyproc Ireland announced it’s investing €8million in its quarry in Knocknacran in South Monaghan. He said that the amount of gypsum quarried in Monaghan will allow the company to produce plasterboard and building materials for a number of years.

Speaking on The Wider View today, Pat O’ Connor said using the quarry in Monaghan was the best option to match their demands: