Financial information

Purchase orders, funding and sponsorships at GNI.

Financial Statements

Major projects for capital expenditure

Projects

TypeAmountNumber of Purchase Orders

Above Ground Installations – Materials & Maintenance

€3,876,855

340
Facilities €1,215,373 122
Compressors – Materials & Maintenance

€1,992,446

76
Control & Instrumentation

€800,790

131
Customer Services

€7,707,773

16
Fees & Charges to Commercial & Environmental Regulators

€456,442

2
IT Management

€3,736,186

120
Meters – Materials & Maintenance

€4,402,388

164
Pipelines – Materials & Maintenance

€26,229,576

797
Safety, Network Integrity, Energy & Facilities Management

€61,774

138
Support Services (Advertising, Finance, HR, Insurance, Professional Services)

€3,111,618

295
HR & Training €633,679 98
Professional Consultancy Services €2,143,418 153
Comms and Media €1,213,629 99
Regulation & Commercial €456,442 2
Operational & Maintenance Services €15,631 16
Repair & Maintenance €5,055 1
Energy Management €64,830 5
Technical Services €12,600 1
Other Capital Cost €67,516 6
Insurance €176,319 21
N/A €465,815 47
Total

€54,957,776

2366

Source: GNI Spend by Category Q4 2017

Previous Quarters Procurement Spend

Board Member Remuneration

Annual Reports

Funding/Sponsorship of Non-Public Bodies

Gas Networks Ireland provided funding and sponsorship to the organisations listed below since 2014:

2017

Newstalk & Today FM to sponsor Montcrieff, Fergal D’arcy and The Sunday Business Show to promote natural gas - €157,000 (rate card price). Wexford Opera sponsorship - €20,000 TV3 sponsorship ‘The Restaurant’ to promote natural gas - €250,000 (rate card price). Cooperation Ireland – supporting Youth Leadership Programme in Cork and Dublin- €20,000. Business in the Community - €20,000. Junior Achievement Ireland sponsorship of ‘Our Universe’ programme to promote science education in schools - €34,000. Sponsorship of Green Fleet Management with Natural Gas Power Conference - €10,000 Carbon Monoxide Radio and TV sponsorship - €215,000 (rate card price) Gas Escapes Radio sponsorship - €100,000 (rate card price) Growth campaign – promoting natural gas – radio sponsorship €312,000 (rate card price)

2016

Wexford Opera sponsorship - €20,000. Newstalk & Today FM for sponsorship of Montcrieff, Fergal D’arcy and The Sunday Business Show to promote natural gas - €157,000 (rate card price). Junior Achievement Ireland sponsorship of ‘Our Universe’ programme to promote science education in schools - €34,000. Today FM’s Traffic and Travel sponsorship to promote gas safety awareness - €78,000 (rate card price). Carbon Monoxide Radio and TV sponsorship - €221,695 (rate card price). Business in the Community - €20,000.

2015

Gas Networks Ireland entered an agreement with Wexford Opera Trust to sponsor their annual opera festival. The cost of this was €20,000. (background/rationale: goodwill towards the local businesses and residents during the construction works in the town during 2015).

2014

Gas Networks Ireland entered an agreement with Nenagh.ie to sponsor the annual Nenagh Classic Cycle. The cost of this was €5,000. (background/rationale: goodwill towards the local businesses and residents during the construction works from 2014 to 2016).

Gas Networks Ireland entered an agreement with Lifetime Labs, an educational arm of Cork City Council to sponsor a bus which transports primary and secondary school children to the facility which exhibits the old Cork City Waterworks. The cost of this was €25,000. (background/rationale: to promote STEM and promote the new Gas Networks Ireland brand). We agreed to sponsor one race in the Cork Business Houses Athletics Association race series. The cost of this was €10,000. (background/rationale: to promote the new Gas Networks Ireland brand).