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Mckinstry Delivered SANTA to Loanends Primary School

The new wood processing shed at the 4 acre site at our Nutts corner facility was completed at the end of may giving Mckinstry's the oppurtunity to provide our clients with a better grade of wood chip. 

We have clients in the south of ireland who take wood chip for recycled wood products, and in the uk and sweden who use the wood chip as fuel.

Storaenso our client in sweden uses our wood chip to fuel their power plant, the leading biomaterials firm that produces a variety of pulp grades used to make paper, board and tissue products.  Made from renewable resources in a sustainable manner, the raw product has many different uses that include specialised paper for the newspaper industry back in the uk and more specifically for local publication. The paper thus produced then makes its way back to local papers and will therefore see the recycling project come full circle.

Metropole Hotel in portrush Timber makes the news

empty spaces in the seaside towns of Portrush and Portstewart and to knock down the former Hotel, which later became a Notorious student accommodation for those attending the university of Ulster Coleraine. Contractor from Mccormack demolition carried out the work on the site along the route of the famous north west 200 motocycle event. The timber eas separated off to be processed and shipped to the company, Storaenso in Sweden. In about 2 weeks time the wood chips will go to the leading biomaterials firm that produces a variety of pulp grades used to make paper, board and tissue products. made from renewable resources in a sustaninable manne, The raw product has many different uses that iclude specialised paper for newspaper industry back in the UK, and more specifically, for local publications.  The wood chip will be used to power to power the Swedish company's production facility. The paper thus produced then make its way back to local papers and will therefore see the recycling project come full circle. Meanwhile, In excess of 80% of the rubble produced from the Metropole Demolition is currently being reused for ''Backfill'' providing Hard-core aggregates in new houses. Damien Huhges Contracts Director of the Lisburn Construction Firm, Tal Ltd said  ''The aggregates supplied by Mckinstry's are being used right now in the building of the new social housing on belfast's shankill road''.

Written By Damien Whinnery of the Antrim Post-

A Nutts Corner company Mckinstry Skip Hire who have recycle the reclaimed material took the timber originated used in Portrush's now demolished Metropol Hotel and is about to make the front page as pasrt of unusual recycling paln. The wood that held up much of the old building is to be processed and manufactured into specialised newsprint that will in turn be used for newspapers in northern ireland.

   According to the DOE is has also emerged that most of the 446 Tonnes of Metropole Rubble has been Already Recycle and is being utilisede in the construction of new homes in west belfast.  Environment minister Alex Attwood initially approved funds to aid the local Council to create town parks in 

Mckinstry Skip Hire Ltd Wins Recycling Industry Award 2012

On Wednesday night 12th September 2012 at the Ramada Hotel, Shawsbridge McKinstry Skip Hire Ltd picked up the Sustainable Ireland's Recycling Industry Award. 

The Award was sponsored by WRAP and Dr Ian Garner from WRAP was on hand to present the Award to Mark and Darren McKinstry the Companies 2 Directors and Ann McKenna their Business Development Manager.

The Directors both said they were very proud and delighted to have won this award and thanked all their staff for their hard work on helping them to achieve this.

Mckinstry Skip Hire Ltd Wins Recycling Industry Award 2013

On Wednesday Night 18th of September 2013 at the Ramda Hotel, Shawsbridge Mckinstry Skip Hire Ltd picked up the Sustainable Ireland's Recycling Industry Award

The Award was sponsored by WRAP and Dr Ian Garner from WRAP was on hand to present the Award to Mark and Darren Mckinstry the Companies 2 directors, Ann McKenna their Business Development Manager and Aaron Rainey the Site Manager.

The Directors both said they were very proud and delighted to have won this Award 2 years in a row and thanked all their staff for their hand work on helping them to achieve this.

Darren and Mark donate money to NI Children' Hospice in lieu of buying their clients and customers Gifts. 

​​Darren and Mark donate money to NI Children's Hospice.

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​​Mckinstry Skip Hire wins Waste Management & Environmental Excellence Award 2015 

90 Years in the fast lane for the ULSTER GRAND PRIX

Darren McKinstry from Co Antrim based McKinstry Skip Hire has won a top award from the Northern Ireland 12th Environmental Benchmarking Survey. The survey is Northern Ireland's leading environmental benchmarking exercise; each year some 250 organisations from 15 different sectors are invited to take part, including the top 200 companies and leading public sector organsiations. As first time participants McKinstry Skip Hire were ranked in Quintile 1 - only Platinum is higher. Recognition and success in the survey can help boost and organisarion's reputation as a responsible company and act as a catalyst for change, so well done to Darren and McKinstry Skip Hire.

The World's Fastest Road Race, the MCKINSTRY SKIP HIRE ULSTER GRAND PRIX has today launched its 90th year, with the help of road racing stars William Dunlop, Bruce Anstey and Conor Cummins.

Motorcycling legends Phillip McCallen and Brian Reid also attended the launch, which was held in the Long Gallery in Parliament Buildings, Stormont.

Mr Edwin Poots MLA, who co-sponsored the event, said: "As a motorcycling enthusiast, I look forward to

the world's fastest road race every August, but this years's event is something extra special.  There aren't many events that can claim a 90 -year old pedigree and i'm delighted to be partof what promises to be 
an exciting celebration. Darren McKinstry along with his Brother Mark McKinstry both Directors of McKinstry Skip Hire ltd said "We are once again delighted to hold Title Sponsorship of the Ulster Grand Prix which will run between 6-11th August
in Dundrod, Co. Antrim and we wish itevery success in the race's 90th year and we hope that it is successful and a safe event" for more details on the McKinstry Skip Hire UIster Grand Prix, visit www.ulstergrandprix.net.
Top Environmental Award for Darren
Mckinstry Completes New State of the art Wood Processing shed


We were so proud to pick up another award at the sustainable Ireland last night, " Waste management & Environmental Excellence Award 2015"

we want to thank our customers for the support and our workers for the hard work to reach this goal.