Limerick Institute of Technology, twice named ‘Sunday Times University Guide’ Institute of the Year, is home to over 6,500 students across five vibrant campuses in Limerick City, Ennis, Thurles and Clonmel. The Thurles campus is home to a new specialised gym for its strength and conditioning programme, whilst the Clonmel campus is an LSAD centre of excellence for multi-media and digital animation programmes.
The Local Enterprise Office in Tipperary County Council provides a range of supports for business creation and development including advice, training, mentoring and grants. Financial supports are available to enterprises employing up to ten staff in the manufacturing and internationally traded services sectors. All businesses may avail of soft supports. Online Trading Vouchers are also available to enable small firms and retailers establish an on line presence to trade internationally.
LEO Tipperary has offices in Clonmel and Nenagh www.localenterprise.ie/tipperary
The Showgrounds Shopping Centre opened in October 2009. Covering a six acre site, the scheme has 35 units with a total lettable area of 117,000 sq ft (10,900 sq m approx.) and 365 free car parking spaces.
Open 7 days a week, the Centre has a mix of retail fashion, food and consumer durables and features brands such as TK Maxx, Iceland and Argos.
The Centre also has the only Marks & Spencer store in the south-east of Ireland ensuring a wide catchment area of over 260,000 regional shoppers.
AMNEAL IRELAND LIMITED
Amneal Ireland Limited is a generic drug manufacturer based on the Cahir Road in Cashel. This facility is part of Amneal Pharmaceuticals and is involved in the production of metered dose and dry powder inhalers (MDIs and DPIs).
Amneal Pharmaceuticals is an American pharmaceutical company that develops, manufactures and distributes generic pharmaceutical products and is currently the 5th largest U.S. generics manufacturer in terms of number of prescriptions written.
Amneal brings to Cashel a proven track record of providing steady jobs, empowering employees to do their best work and collaborating with the surrounding community to build a successful operation, aligned with Amneal’s core values.
Amneal Ireland Limited,
Phone: (062) 27000
VASCULAR CARE: CLONMEL
A healthy cardiovascular system is essential to good health. That’s why at Abbott, we’re advancing the treatment of heart and vascular disease through breakthrough medical technologies that are less invasive, allowing people to restore their health and get on with their lives.
Abbott focuses on improving treatment options for people with coronary artery disease, mitral regurgitation and peripheral artery disease. We’re working on timely advances and innovative technologies that have the potential to improve the way doctors treat people with vascular diseases.
Abbott’s vascular manufacturing facility in Clonmel helps meet worldwide demand for vascular devices.
The original 150,000-square-foot facility was established on 55 acres by Digital Corp in 1980. Today, the modern 250,000-square-foot facility on a 19-acre site is a centre of excellence in the manufacturing of vascular devices.
Abbott’s vascular business in Clonmel manufactures a broad range of vascular devices, including stent delivery systems.
Key products include:
Abbott Vascular, Clonmel
Tel: +353 (0)52 617 3000
AIB in Tipperary is represented at nine full service branches throughout the county. We are proud to support SME enterprises in all sectors. We have recently appointed a Brexit Advisor, and We have also appointed Ms. Mary Rogan to the position as Head of Business Banking for Tipperary. We are committed to continuing to support economic development in Tipperary through our Branch, Direct Banking and Relationship Manager teams.
Boston Scientific is dedicated to transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients around the world. It develops, manufactures, and markets medical devices for use in various interventional medical specialties worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Cardiovascular, Rhythm Management, and MedSurg, offering among others, interventional cardiology products, including drug-eluting coronary stent systems used in the treatment of coronary artery disease, and cardiac rhythm management devices, such as implantable cardioverter defibrillator systems to detect and treat abnormally fast heart rhythms. Further, it provides spinal cord stimulator systems for the management of chronic pain.
Boston Scientific was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Marlborough, Massachusetts and currently has 27,000 employees worldwide. It employs approximately 1,000 people in Clonmel where it designs, develops and manufactures pacemakers, defibrillators, spinal cord stimulators and deep brain stimulators. Boston Scientific has operated in Clonmel since 1999 and its dedication to advancing science for life helps patients around the globe live longer, healthier lives.
County Tipperary Chamber of commerce
QUESTUM Acceleration Centre,
Ballingarrane Science & Technology Park,
Call 052 612 6500