At Galco we are focused on helping build Ireland’s Sustainable future by delivering a durable, circular product while at the same time reducing our carbon footprint and ensuring a safe working environment, recognising the value of all our people.
Group Managing Director
Galco is Ireland’s largest Hot Dip Galvanizer and has been proudly serving Irish industry for over 50 years. With our headquarters in Dublin, we have galvanizing facilities strategically located across the island of Ireland.
We provide our customers with nationwide coverage, competitive prices and a complete package of additional services including, transport, technical support and specification advice.
We also offer a painting service to apply Intumescent paint to structural steelwork along with Galvacoat, our unique system for painting galvanized steel.
Our Access Covers and Drainage division is now one of Ireland’s largest providers of custom-made assist-lift covers for the water industry and provides a complete range of access covers and drainage systems for all locations from light domestic to heavy industrial projects.
We are involved in protecting many aspects of the built environment including infrastructure, power generation, telecommunications, road and rail networks, water treatment, street furniture, schools, gates railings and balconies, structural steel, farm buildings and recreational facilities.
Hot Dip Galvanizing’s uniquely durable corrosion protection properties prevent failures and additional maintenance costs whilst expanding the lifetime of the products we work with.
To structure our approach to sustainable and responsible business, we have summarised our strategy into a 4-pillar approach.
These pillars allow us to encapsulate the initiatives we have achieved to date, but also the strides we seek to take as a progressive, sustainable organisation.
Our ESG Framework
Galco works hard to identify and minimize the environmental impact of its business activities.
To achieve this, we seek to introduce measures to reduce GHG Emissions, energy and water consumption, and minimise waste output.
We are also engaging with suppliers and clients to reduce their carbon footprints.
To achieve our sustainable business objectives, Galco will employ the necessary resources required. In doing so, we seek to:
The Galco management team are committed to communicating our responsible business policy to clients, employees, and other key stakeholders.
Our management team will act as ambassadors for sustainability within the organisation, and lead by example regarding our responsible business framework.