KMK Metals Recycling has won several awards at the Pakman national environmental and sustainability awards, the local Tullamore Chamber awards and for its entries in the town’s annual St. Patrick’s Day parade.
St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2019 – Best Business Entry
In 2019, the theme of the St. Patrick's Day parade was 'The Future'. KMK Metals Recycling was joined by Dotser Web & Marketing, Little Big Town Kilbeggan, Long Haul Commercials, Tullamore Tidy Towns and school children from the Green Schools initiative in Scoil Mhuire, in creating a float entitled ‘Circular Economy’. The collaboration was awarded the best business entry for the second year in a row.
St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2018 – Best Business Entry
The theme in 2018 for the St. Patrick's Day Parade was Dochas and the hospice and the role they play in local life. Local businesses KMK Metals Recycling, Dotser Web & Marketing, Long Haul Commercials and Little Big Town worked together to create a memorable float entry – ‘Fairy Garden’ and were rewarded with the Best Business Entry award.
Tullamore Chamber Awards 2018 - Environmental Awareness Award - Winner
KMK Metals Recycling was crowned the winner of the ‘Environmental Awareness’ category at the 2018 Tullamore Chamber Awards and the company was praised for its efforts to consider the environment and the high environmental standards it has achieved.
Tullamore Chamber Awards 2018 - Business Person of the Year - Finalist
Kurt Kyck, Managing Director of KMK Metals Recycling was honoured to be selected a finalist in the Business Person of the Year award category. The company also received a special award marking 40 years in business.
Tullamore Chamber Awards 2015 - Best Business Award
KMK Metals received the Best Business Award in recognition of a company that excels in standards and service, providing employment to the local community.
Pakman Awards 2018 - Battery Champion - Winner
KMK were awarded the Battery Champions at Repak's Pakman Awards in 2018, for its role as Ireland's national battery recycling centre.
Pakman Awards 2017 - Waste Collector of the Year Award Commercial - Finalist.
KMK were finalists in the showcase category at the 2017 Pakman Awards