« BackHealy-Rae Plant Hire Ltd were highest paid contractors by Council last year

Kerry County Council entrance2Healy-Rae Plant Hire Ltd were the highest paid contractors by Kerry County Council last year.

That’s according to figures revealed by the authority in a response to a question by Cllr John Francis Flynn.

They say the hire of plant and machinery for all local authorities is procured through a tender process.

A total of €2.9 million was paid to contractors for the hire of plant, equipment, and haulage services in Kerry in 2015.

The three highest paid were Healy-Rae Plant Hire Ltd at €275,000, Clancy Plant Hire Ltd at €218,000, and Sandmore Ltd at €185,000.