Balcas: one of Britain's and Ireland's largest wood products suppliers


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International Women’s Day at Balcas

March 8th, 2019

To mark International Women’s Day 2019, we’d like to introduce you to Meave, our Customer Engineering Manager. Can you tell us a little bit about what the average day looks like for you? Average day? There is no average day,…

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Valentine’s Day Gift of Life

February 21st, 2019

It felt fitting for Balcas to make a presentation of a new defibrillator on St Valentine’s Day in Enniskillen. The recipients were the Erne East Community Responder Scheme (EECRS) who have also been announced as our charity partnership for 2019….

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February 13th, 2019

In Autumn 2018 Balcas acquired the wood pellet trade and assets of the leading GB wood pellet distributor Forever Fuels Ltd., enabling Balcas to further strengthen its position as a principal supplier in the UK and Ireland wood pellet industry….

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Reasons To Be Cheerful

January 11th, 2019

Don’t be blue this Monday…We have 4 reasons to be cheerful as we are now inviting applications for the following positions: IT Support Technician Maintenance Fitter Electrician General Operatives Why not make the leap this weekend and visit for more info…

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Balcas CEO takes on inaugural chairmanship of €800m industry association

January 10th, 2019

22 companies representing the full span of the forestry supply chain have come together to form Forest Industries Ireland (FII).  Launched yesterday, FII is a new business sector within IBEC and the association is chaired by Balcas CEO, Brian Murphy….

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Change of Banking Details

January 7th, 2019

Before Christmas we wrote to all customers advising that we had moved to Barclays Bank. We wish to assure you that this was a genuine communication.

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Festive Closing Dates

December 20th, 2018

Balcas will be closed for the festive period from Monday 24th December, reopening as usual on Monday 7th of January 2019. The brites team office opening hours differ and they can be reached directly on 02866 411001 On behalf of…

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Important Notice

October 5th, 2018

Due to essential electrical maintenance in the surrounding area, we will be completely offline this Friday 5th October from 2.30 – 7pm. As there will be no electricity – we will be unable to answer emails or landline telephone calls…

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Exciting Developments at Balcas

September 18th, 2018

We are pleased to confirm that on Saturday 1st September 2018 Balcas Timber Ltd, manufacturer of brites; entered in to an agreement to acquire the wood pellet trade and assets of the leading GB wood pellet distributor Forever Fuels Ltd….

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Bank Holiday

August 24th, 2018

Have a great day off on Monday if its a Bank Holiday where you are too, and we’ll see you as usual on Tuesday.  

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