CPL Industries, Europe's leading manufacturer and wholesaler of smokeless solid fuel products for the domestic heating market, has today responded to the recent Government commitment to make Ireland the first country to introduce a smoky coal ban by giving the go-ahead for its 142 job, €22m plant for manufacturing low-smoke coal in Foynes, Co. Limerick.
Limerick City and County Council has welcomed the announcement by American biopharmaceuticals firm Regeneron of additional growth and investment plans for its Limerick operation at its Industrial Operations and Product Supply (IOPS) campus at Raheen Business Park in Limerick. Mayor of the City and County of Limerick, Cllr. Liam Galvin said Regeneron's announcement of 200 new jobs and an overall investment of €350m is "representative of the confidence among investors in committing to their future operations in Limerick and the surrounding region".
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc., one of the largest and fastest-growing biopharmaceutical companies in the United States, today announced it has hired its 150th employee for its Limerick facility, as it completes its first of a multi-year construction and development programme for the site.The over $300 million investment in a biopharmaceutical production facility within an 11.88 hectare site at Raheen Business Park, Regeneron's first facility outside the United States, is on track to commence operations in 2016.
Minister for Jobs Richard Bruton TD today announced that MECO, a leading manufacturer of engineered products for water purification, is to open its European headquarters in the National Technology Park in Limerick, creating 44 jobs. The development is supported by the Department of Jobs, Enterprise & Innovation through IDA Ireland.
Dell today announced that it is creating 100 new Innovation Technology R&D roles at its Limerick Campus. This investment in digital innovation will support the company's ongoing technology transformation enhancing the end to end sales, customer and partner experience. Today's investment builds on an announcement in October which saw 60 Dell Commerce Services roles created at the R&D Centre in Dublin, to drive the transformation of Dell's online platform. With the creation of the two Centres Ireland will become a central development hub for Dell's Innovation Technology team.