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Punchestown News

Punchestown News: PDM Celebrate Fifty Years and Show Appreciation at Punchestown

Posted: 10th Apr 2018

PDM Celebrate Fifty Years and Show Appreciation at Punchestown

To mark the celebration of fifty years in business Kildare based company PDM will sponsor at this year’s Punchestown Festival.

The €15,000 PDM Pro-Am Flat race will be the penultimate contest at this year’s season finale at the home of Irish jump racing. PDM is based only a couple of miles away from the racecourse in Kill, county Kildare and the company is the industry leader in the manufacturing of creosoted pressure treated timber. PDM’s post and rail fencing, strainers and gates are the preferred stock solutions for stud farms and training establishments in Ireland.

On the announcement, Richard O’Connor, PDM Business Director said:

“We are delighted to support the horseracing industry who have been so loyal to our business over many years. Our sponsorship at Punchestown reflects our appreciation and allows us to give something back. We look forward to marking 50 years in business at the grand finale of the Irish jump season at Punchestown”

Laura Magee, Sales & Hospitality at Punchestown commented

“We are very fortunate at Punchestown to receive such fantastic support from local businesses and are honoured that PDM have chosen Punchestown as the venue for the company’s fiftieth anniversary celebration. It is particularly heartening to see PDM keen to give something back to an industry that has supported them through the years and they can be assured that this gesture will be gratefully received”.

The 2018 Punchestown Festival takes place from Tuesday 24th to Saturday 28th April. For full event details please visit www.punchestown.com or call +353 (0)45 897704.


Editor Notes:

Established in 1968, and based in Oldmilltown, Kill, Co. Kildare, PDM is celebrating 50 years as Ireland’s leading provider of pressure treated timber solutions. We manufacture & treat timber utility poles for the telecommunications and power industries as well as a wide range of fencing, gates and landscape timbers for the agricultural, equine, local authority and domestic markets.

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