Kingspan insulates itself with move to green and clean energy use

Building materials group revenues expected to top €3 billion after 'heady' growth

17th February, 2017
Kingspan insulates itself with move to green and clean energy use
Father and son: Eugene and Gene Murtagh

Kingspan's earnings are expected to top €3 billion in this morning's full year results - a 30 per cent surge in profits.

However, a hard Brexit might be a different scenario for a firm embedded in the heartlands of Ireland's border counties. Kingspan may find new challenges in easily exporting to Britain compounded by currency fluctuations.

In November the company said that weaker sterling was already having an impact as it converted earnings in Britain back...

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