About us

Since 1936, Tegral Building Products has made a significant contribution to the Irish building industry. From its manufacturing base in Athy, Co. Kildare, Tegral supplies the widest and most diverse range of quality products for the building envelope through its fibre cement processing and metal forming operations. Tegral is the only manufacturer of fibre cement roof slates in Ireland. It provides a wide range of slates to suit all tastes, including the market leading Thrutone Endurance slate range, all produced to the highest international standards and backed-up by industry leading levels of technical support and customer service. Additionally, Tegral supplies a wide variety of quarried natural slates as well as clay tiles and roofing accessories.

Tegral market their products through a countrywide distribution network of Builders Merchants.

Tegral’s comprehensive range of metal roofing, cladding and flooring systems is designed to suit most applications in modern commercial, industrial and agricultural construction. Also available from Tegral is a range of fibre cement façade systems that can be employed to great effect in a wide variety of applications including rainscreen façade systems.

Tegral has been a member of the Etex Group since 1988. Etex is an industrial group that produces and markets the highest quality building materials and systems across the globe. The group comprises of 113 factories, spanning across 42 countries. They employ 14,500 people globally. As part of this international group, Tegral benefits from the best technical research available globally and the financial strength to continue investment in Tegral’s Irish operation. For further information on the Etex group click here.

Tegral is a Guaranteed Irish manufacturer and all of its products are manufactured to the highest international standards. Manufacturing in Athy meets with the stringent requirements of the ISO 9001 Quality Management System and the Environmental Management System is certified to the Environmental Standard ISO 14001. Tegral has achieved the Excellence through People Award, Ireland’s national standard for human resource development.

Tegral is a Gold Member of the Irish Green Building Council and is also a member of the Building Materials Federation, Octabuild, Hardware Association of Ireland, the National Federation of Roofing Contractors, the Irish Farm Building Association, the Irish Grassland Association, the Irish Hardware and Building Materials Association, the Metal Roofing and Cladding Manufacturers Association (UK), and the National Roofing Contractors Association (USA). Tegral is a recognised professional development training provider by the Royal Institute of Architects in Ireland (RIAI) and the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA).