Archive for the 'Manufacturing' Category

Microsemi Expansion Sets Example For Other Companies To Follow, Says Minister Killeen

Monday, December 15th, 2008

Monday, 15 December 2008 - Minister of State and Clare T.D. Tony Killeen has described the announcement of 315 new jobs at Microsemi in Ennis as a clear demonstration of the Midwest Region’s leading position as a location for premium overseas high tech manufacturing investments.


Mayor Describes Job Losses At Shannon As “Hammer Blow” To West Of Economy

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008

Tuesday, 02 December 2008 – The Mayor of Clare today described the loss of 150 jobs at Shannon-based industrial diamonds company, Element Six, as a hammer blow to the entire West of economy.


Job Losses At Electronics Company Another Devastating Blow To Shannon Region’s Manufacturing Sector – Mayors of Clare & Shannon

Thursday, September 27th, 2007

Shannon, , 27th Sept 07 – The Mayors of Clare and Shannon have described today’s announcement of 178 job losses in the Shannon Free Zone as another devastating blow to the manufacturing sector in the Midwest Region.

Mayors Of Clare And Shannon Express Fears Over Job Losses In Midwest’s Manufacturing Sector

Friday, August 24th, 2007

“Should the haemoraging of manufacturing jobs continue at its current pace I fear that the foundation for development in the County and wider region will be fatally undermined” - Mayor of Clare Patricia McCarthy.

Clare, , 24th Aug 07 - The Mayors of Clare and Shannon have expressed concern that the air of uncertainty among the Midwest’s business community caused by the potential loss of the Shannon-Heathrow service has been further compounded by the announcement of job losses at three regional manufacturing firms this week.

Mayor of Shannon Sean McLoughlinMayor of Clare Patricia McCarthy