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InsideSales to Open Ireland Offices, Creating More Than 120 Jobs ICTU Says UK Prime Minister has Not Addressed Border Uncertainty Facing Workers EVO Payments International to Create 50 Jobs as Part of €9.1 Million Investment CPS Showcases "CoboPal" Robot
 
InsideSales to Open Ireland Offices, Creating More Than 120 Jobs

InsideSales to Open Ireland Offices, Creating More Than 120 Jobs

ICTU Says UK Prime Minister has Not Addressed Border Uncertainty Facing Workers

ICTU Says UK Prime Minister has Not Addressed Border Uncertainty Facing Workers

EVO Payments International to Create 50 Jobs as Part of €9.1 Million Investment

EVO Payments International to Create 50 Jobs as Part of €9.1 Million Investment

CPS Showcases "CoboPal" Robot

CPS Showcases “CoboPal” Robot

InsideSales to Open Ireland Offices, Creating More Than 120 Jobs

InsideSales to Open Ireland Offices, Creating More Than 120 Jobs

20 January 2017

Predictive sales acceleration platform InsideSales is expanding into Ireland, the company announced on Wednesday. InsideSales also announced a new growth equity round of investment that included the participation of the Ireland Strategic Investment Fund, and signed a new partnership with Ireland’s Insight Centre for Data Analytics. InsideSales is also looking to grow its presence in […]

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ICTU Says UK Prime Minister has Not Addressed Border Uncertainty Facing Workers

ICTU Says UK Prime Minister has Not Addressed Border Uncertainty Facing Workers

20 January 2017

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has done little to address the major uncertainty facing workers across the island of Ireland as a result of Brexit, the Irish Congress of Trade Unions said t the Congress Executive Council meeting on Wednesday. The ICTU represents almost 750,000 workers across Ireland, including 215,000 workers in Northern Ireland. The […]

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EVO Payments International to Create 50 Jobs as Part of €9.1 Million Investment

EVO Payments International to Create 50 Jobs as Part of €9.1 Million Investment

20 January 2017

Card payment service provider EVO Payments International plans to open a new Irish headquarters and create 50 new jobs as part of a €9.1 million investment in the Irish market, the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation reported on Friday. The new full-time positions, spanning sales and marketing, customer support and administration, will be based in […]

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CPS Showcases "CoboPal" Robot

CPS Showcases “CoboPal” Robot

20 January 2017

CPS is an automation company that are operating out of Tuam, Co Galway for over 20 years. They have developed to become one of the leading manufacturers in the design of bespoke equipment and materials handling in Ireland. They provide turn-key solutions for clients across the globe with proven cost reduction, increased efficiency and return […]

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Nostra Unveils New Facility, Announces 50 New Jobs

Nostra Unveils New Facility, Announces 50 New Jobs

19 January 2017

Lucan-based ICT comapny, Nostra, an independent, announced 50 new jobs on Wednesday. The company was established by Laois natives, Kevin and Barry O’Loughlin along with Gary Byrne and Senan Finucane in 2006 and has grown rapidly in the last number of years. The business has grown from just four staff in 2006 to 75 people […]

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Taoiseach Attends World Economic Forum in Davos

Taoiseach Attends World Economic Forum in Davos

19 January 2017

Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Minister for Finance Michael Noonan participated in the Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland on Thursday. The theme of this year’s meeting is ‘Responsive and Responsible Leadership’. The Taoiseach and Minister Noonan said they will use their time in Davos to promote Ireland as a location […]

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BIM4Analysis 2017 Webinar

BIM4Analysis 2017 Webinar

19 January 2017

The IES team will hold the next instalment of their IES Faculty BIM webinar series on Thursday 2nd February 2017. They’ll share the latest updates on their BIM4Analysis strategy, as well as their interoperability development work, helping you improve Revit to IES data exchange and enhance your BIM workflow with analysis. They also plan to […]

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SilverCloud Health Raises $8.1 million in Series A Funding

SilverCloud Health Raises $8.1 million in Series A Funding

18 January 2017

Digital company SilverCloud Health raised $8.1 million in Series A funding, the Department of Jobs announced on Thursday. Venture capital firm B Capital Group, founded by Raj Ganguly and Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin, led the investment round with significant participation from ACT Venture Capital and returning investors, Investec Ventures and AIB Seed Capital Fund managed by DBIC, […]

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Prime Industrial Rents Expected to Grow 13.9 Percent in 2017

Prime Industrial Rents Expected to Grow 13.9 Percent in 2017

18 January 2017

Prime rents in the industrial sector may rise by almost 14% in 2017, following an increase of 25% last year, according to commercial property specialists CBRE’s Outlook 2017 annual report, released on Tuesday. The report found that industrial take-up of almost 290,000 square meters was achieved in Dublin in 2016 in 183 individual transactions – […]

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Keep Your Fleet Costs Down

Keep Your Fleet Costs Down

18 January 2017

Fleet managers will tell you that vehicle telematics can cut costs and make their jobs far easier. But what exactly is telematics? Essentially a live reporting tool, telematics comprise of a number of handy features including information on fuel usage, vehicle diagnostics, driver behaviour, traffic updates and of course live vehicle tracking. Above all telematics […]

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Ergo Re:Thinks Managed Print and So Should You

Ergo Re:Thinks Managed Print and So Should You

18 January 2017

As Ireland’s leading cloud and managed services provider, Ergo excels in matching technology to business needs and has been helping organisations achieve their strategic goals for more than 23 years. Print and document management have always been core to what we do. Taking care of more than 700 million prints and copies per annum and […]

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Steeltech Sheds Ltd Announces €5 Million Investment, 43 New Jobs for Tuam, Galway

Steeltech Sheds Ltd Announces €5 Million Investment, 43 New Jobs for Tuam, Galway

17 January 2017

Galway-based steel shed-manufacturers, Steeltech Sheds Ltd., announced on Tuesday a major investment of €5 million over the next three years and 43 new jobs in the next 12 months. The expansion is due to the major growth of the company domestically in the last year, following the creation of 50 Jobs in 2016 and the […]

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€34.5 Million in Funding Announced for the Technology Transfer Strengthening Initiative

€34.5 Million in Funding Announced for the Technology Transfer Strengthening Initiative

17 January 2017

Enterprise Ireland reported on Tuesday that the third phase of its Technology Transfer Strengthening Initiative (TTSI), which serves to bolster the capability within the knowledge transfer system in Ireland, will see €34.5m invested over five years to further embed the transfer of knowledge from within the public research system to industry in Ireland and vice […]

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Synecco to Exhibit at Dublin Manufacturing and Supply Chain Conference

Synecco to Exhibit at Dublin Manufacturing and Supply Chain Conference

16 January 2017

Synecco, a global supplier of contract manufacture and design solutions for the medical device market, will be exhibiting in Dublin at the National Manufacturing & Supply Chain Conference & Exhibition held on January 31st 2017. Founded in 2004, Synecco offer a broad range of services to suit client’s needs including: design and engineering, component manufacture […]

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Construction Activity Rises for 40th Month in a Row

Construction Activity Rises for 40th Month in a Row

16 January 2017

The Ulster bank Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) for December, released on Monday, showed that activity in the construction sector constinued to rise until the end of 2016. The report gave December a 58.9 in December, down from 59.8 in November. For the PMI index, and reading above 50 represent a growth over the previous month. […]

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Tech Mahindra Opens Centre in Dublin

Tech Mahindra Opens Centre in Dublin

16 January 2017

Tech Mahindra, a specialist in digital transformation, consulting and business re-engineering, opened a Centre of Excellence in Dublin on Monday. The Centre, to be operational in the first quarter of 2017 will be central to Tech Mahindra’s operations in the country and will focus on emerging technologies such as Robotics and Automation, Business Analytics, Cloud […]

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Sartorius Intec Rebrands as Minebea Intec

Sartorius Intec Rebrands as Minebea Intec

16 January 2017

Leading supplier of industrial measuring and inspection technology, Sartorius Intec, will now be offering its products, solutions and services under the new Minebea Intec brand. This rebranding is the next logical step following Sartorius Intec’s move to Japanese group Minebea at the start of 2015. Minebea Intec’s product portfolio includes platform scales, process vessel and […]

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Enterprise Ireland Launch €750,000 Competitive Start Fund

Enterprise Ireland Launch €750,000 Competitive Start Fund

13 January 2017

Enterprise Ireland announced on Thursday a new Competitive Start Fund (CSF) of up to €750,000 to support start up activity in all sectors. The Fund which provides €50,000 in equity funding for each successful applicant will open for submissions on Wednesday, January 8 and will close at 3pm, Wednesday, February 8. The Competitive Start Fund […]

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Discover Industrial Flooring at Manufacturing & Supply Chain 2017

Discover Industrial Flooring at Manufacturing & Supply Chain 2017

13 January 2017

On Stand 213 of this year’s National Manufacturing & Supply Chain Exhibition, Flowcrete UK will be showcasing specialist resin solutions that allow businesses to optimise the floor underfoot with finishes tailored to specific demands. The exhibition, taking place at the Citywest Convention Centre, Dublin on January 31st, provides Ireland’s manufacturers with a space to learn […]

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Aerie Pharmaceuticals to Establish Athlone Manufacturing Plant

Aerie Pharmaceuticals to Establish Athlone Manufacturing Plant

13 January 2017

Aerie Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced on Monday that they have entered into a lease agreement with IDA Ireland to establish a new manufacturing plant in the recently-constructed 2,650 square meter IDA Advanced Technology Building in Athlone, Ireland. Aerie has commenced equipment ordering and will begin internal construction immediately. Estimated project-wide construction and equipment costs are expected […]

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GDPR Seminar to be Held in Dublin

GDPR Seminar to be Held in Dublin

13 January 2017

Following the success of their Belfast seminar ‘Will GDPR drive your security strategy in 2017?’  IBM and Ward Solutions will co-host a similar event on Friday, February 10 in the Royal College of Physicians, Kildare Street, Dublin 2, aimed at setting Irish organisations on the right path towards compliance. Ward Solutions recently revealed its 2017 […]

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LVP Conveyor Systems

LVP Conveyor Systems

13 January 2017

LVP Conveyor Systems Ltd. are an engineering systems driven organisation intent on automating processes and streamlining efficiencies in modern day production flows. LVP seek to create value in production process by utilising proven modular technologies but also customising those elements necessary to make each unique materials handling project a success. In a global climate of […]

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AbbVie and GMI Announce Landmark Population Genomics Alliance

AbbVie and GMI Announce Landmark Population Genomics Alliance

12 January 2017

Biopharmaceutical company AbbVie, life-sciences startup Genomics Medicine Ireland Limited (GMI), and WuXi NextCODE, the global contract genomics organisation, launched a long-term strategic alliance on Monday to conduct population genomics research in Ireland aimed at advancing the discovery and development of novel therapeutic approaches to a range of serious diseases. The 15-year collaboration will focus on […]

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Co-Founder of TrasferMate to Discuss Brexit Impact

Co-Founder of TrasferMate to Discuss Brexit Impact

12 January 2017

Founded in 2010, TransferMate Global Payments is the market-leading, international choice for businesses worldwide that send and receive foreign currency payments. TransferMate are are driving change across the global payments and wider FinTech sector alike. TransferMate’s unique portfolio of global regulation has enabled them to build one of the world’s most extensive networks of bank […]

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Masterlift Ireland Ltd.

Masterlift Ireland Ltd.

12 January 2017

Masterlift Ireland Ltd is a leader in the forklift and material-handling solutions industry in Ireland.  Masterlift was established in 1986 by Dermot & Anne Carroll, and 30 years later employs over 30 staff nationwide across four Centers of Excellence which together allow Masterlift to provide the highest quality sales and service in Ireland.  Masterlift has […]

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Modula Storage Systems

Modula Storage Systems

11 January 2017

Modula manufactures automated storage and retrieval systems featuring one of the most advanced vertical lift modules in the world. Modula’s automated storage and retrieval solutions are designed to optimise space and improve your picking and storage operations. Modula’s products help your company to recover up to 90% of valuable floor space while improving picking accuracy, […]

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Interroll to Exhibit at Dublin Manufacturing & Supply Chain Conference

Interroll to Exhibit at Dublin Manufacturing & Supply Chain Conference

11 January 2017

Interroll, a worldwide leading producer of high-quality key products and services for internal logistics, will exhibit in Dublin at the National Manufacturing & Supply Chain Conference & Exhibition held on January 26th 2017. Interroll’s products include easy-to-integrate drive solutions such as drum motors for belt conveyors, DC-powered and non-powered rollers for roller conveyor systems; energy-efficient […]

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Dolmen and Ash Technologies Celebrate 20 Years of Collaboration

Dolmen and Ash Technologies Celebrate 20 Years of Collaboration

11 January 2017

20 years of collaboration between Dolmen and Ash Technologies has led to design awards for every single product developed. Last November 2016 Dolmen was delighted to have been awarded the highest National Design Award for industrial design. The IDI Awards are an annual event that celebrate the best of design coming out of Ireland. Dolmen […]

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Contax to Exhibit Robots at National Manufacturing & Supply Chain Conference

Contax to Exhibit Robots at National Manufacturing & Supply Chain Conference

11 January 2017

Contax Production Automation Ltd. will be showing showing a Yamaha orbital scara robot, the fastest, most robust and accurate of its kind on the market, capable of transferring payloads up to 5KG with an accuracy of 0.01mm, at the the National Manufacturing & Supply Chain Conference & Exhibition on January 31st. The use of a […]

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Industry 4.0 finds increasing application in production

Industry 4.0 finds increasing application in production

11 January 2017

Digitalisation is the key to networked, flexible production of the future. The implementation of Industry 4.0 is an ongoing process that involves challenges, but also offers great potential for the automation industry – Festo recognised this at an early stage. The key elements of industrial digitalisation are the individual components, which communicate with each other […]

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Omni Digital Microscope & Measurement System

Omni Digital Microscope & Measurement System

11 January 2017

The Omni is an integrated full HD (1080p) digital microscope and measurement system that operates without a PC. Omni’s custom platform incorporates a highly configurable and upgradeable set of inspection and measurement applications such as focus stacking, 2D measurement, side by side and overlay image comparison, custom on screen reticule/graticule and lens distortion correction. The […]

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Investment In Irish Commercial Property Reached €4.5 Billion In 2016

Investment In Irish Commercial Property Reached €4.5 Billion In 2016

10 January 2017

Commercial property consultants CBRE Ireland released statistics on Friday, detailing the volume and value of investment in Irish commercial property in 2016 and showing that a total of €4.5 billion was invested in Irish CRE in the 12 month period. This is a significant result considering it excludes commercial properties traded as part of loan […]

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Enterprise Ireland Launches Strategy to 2020

Enterprise Ireland Launches Strategy to 2020

10 January 2017

Enterprise Ireland, the Government agency responsible for developing Irish business globally, launched it’s 2017-2020 strategy on Monday, aiming to increase exports by €5 Billion and to create 60,000 new jobs. The agency reported that over the period of its 2014-2016 Strategy “Driving Enterprise, Delivering Jobs”, 45,592 new full time jobs were created by client companies. […]

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Is your head in the cloud?

Is your head in the cloud?

10 January 2017

Rising material costs, extended supply chains and stricter regulatory controls and food safety standards have put ever increasing demands on the food and beverage industry. You may begin to wonder what the way forward could be for a food and beverage business looking to keep up with customer satisfaction and regulatory demands, as their business […]

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Industrial Production increased by 17.1% in November 2016

Industrial Production increased by 17.1% in November 2016

09 January 2017

Production for Manufacturing Industries rose 17.1 percent in November 2016 compared with the previous month, according to figures released by the Central Statistics Office on Friday. On an annual basis production for November 2016 increased by 14.8% when compared with November 2015. The seasonally adjusted volume of industrial production for Manufacturing Industries for the three […]

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Dublin Will “Grind to a Halt” Without Public Transport Investment – Chamber of Commerce

Dublin Will “Grind to a Halt” Without Public Transport Investment – Chamber of Commerce

09 January 2017

Dublin will grind to a halt unless the sharp rise in passengers using rail, bus and Luas is matched by an increase in spending on public transport, the Dublin Chamber of Commerce said on Thursday. The Chamber issued the warning after figures released by the National Transport Authority showed that 10m more passengers travelled on […]

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Is EPR Still Hot?

Is EPR Still Hot?

09 January 2017

Business software, accounting, workflow, process management and MRP. There was a time when we’d shout it from the rooftops, but nowadays, we’re less inclined to make that much noise. For some of us, these terms, albeit, part of our lexicon, are enough to make us dizzy, or perhaps even put us to sleep. It was […]

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Number of Fatal Workplace Accidents Drops by More Than 20%

Number of Fatal Workplace Accidents Drops by More Than 20%

06 January 2017

There were 44 people killed in workplaces in 2016, representing a 21% reduction of the 56 reported in 2015, according to figures released by the Health and Safety Authority on Thursday. Construction fatalities were down to nine in 2016, from 11 in 2015. The number of deaths on farms remained high, with 21 reported in […]

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