Bord na Móna - Source Issue 6 - (Page 24)

Nationwide A nationwide spotlight on special occasions, events and achievements across Bord na Móna p 11 new employees commenced their apprenticeship with BNM on Thursday, 6th January. They attended Health and Safety Induction, Manual Handling Training in Boora Works and reported to their designated works on Friday, 7th January 2011. Best wishes to all. Back Row (L-R): Matthew Egan, Mark Lynam, Shane Killilea, Stephen Murphy, Simon Kiernan, Shane Daniel Fagan, Luke Brennan and Kevin Harte. Front Row, (L-R): Liam Lanigan, Declan Lynam, Aaron Donoghue and Stephen Coffey. { As part of an ICTU and FÁS Union Skills Network Project 3 Fitters from Bord Na Móna attended a Union Learning Representatives Training Course and on completion, were presented with FETAC Certificates. Photographed at the award ceremony at the Arigna Mining Experience, Arigna, Co. Roscommon were, (L-R): Ger Kenny, Operations Leader, Derrygreenagh; Pat Brady, Fitter Derrygreenagh; Sean O' Brien, Fitter Ballivor; Eamon Mulhall, Resource Manager Derrygreenagh; Seamus O'Rourke, Fitter Boora and Eamon Dooley, Operations Leader Boora. p The Bord na Móna Leabeg Offices Social Club and the Boora Works Social Club held a joint charity walk on the 27th June 2010 in Lough Boora Parklands. The walk was in aid of the Alzheimer Society of Ireland (Offaly Branch) and Ü2,150 was raised. Photographed at the presentation of the cheque to the Alzheimers Association (Offaly Branch) on 12 August 2010, L-R: Sean Craven, Roy Fletcher, Margaret Maher, Tommy Stones, Ber Harte, Seamus O’Rourke, Kate Brennan, John Paul Butler, Anne Beirne, Lil Dooley, Kevin Roe and Lavinia Leahy. p John McNiff presents an award to Damien Mellett, one of the Army apprentices working in Blackwater, for outstanding voluntary work in the community. Damien Mellett received this honour for his role in sub-aqua search and rescue from the President of Ireland and the social club also honoured this achievement. L-R: Kevin Harte, Con Kelly, John McNiff, Michael Grehan, Pte Damien Mellett, Cpl Gerard O' 'Malley and Lt Tom Nally. u AES Nenagh receives delivery of a defibulator. Pictured (L-R): Michael Whelan, Health & Safety Officer; Breda Hogan, First Aider; Liz Adair, Site Manager. p Special congratulations to Sharon Byrne, Procurement Specialist, who was recently conferred with a first class honours business degree in UCD. 24 | Source Spring 2011

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Bord na Móna - Source Issue 6

Bord na Móna - Source Issue 6
A Round-Up of News From Around the Company
A Values-Driven Company
A Bright Future
Snowed Under!
Training & Development for Performance
Onwards and Upwards
Updates on Important Developments and Projects Around the Company
Heritage Corner
The World at His Feet
A Nationwide Spotlight on Special Occasions, Events and Achievements Across the Company.

Bord na Móna - Source Issue 6