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Edwards Lifesciences to open operations in the Mid-West of Ireland to support Global Supply Network

Ministers Humphreys and Breen and IDA Ireland welcome project with expected investment totaling €80m and 600 jobs Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, the global leader in patient-focused innovations for structural heart disease and critical care monitoring, today announced that the company, headquartered in Irvine, California, USA, has chosen the Mid-West of Ireland for the location of a new plant to manufacture delivery components for its transcatheter heart valve therapies.  This new addition...

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Aero-Zone announces expansion which will triple its footprint and increase its workforce at Shannon Free Zone

Aero-Zone Distribution Europe, one of the world’s leading operators in the aircraft parts industry, has announced a major expansion at Shannon Free Zone, trebling its footprint and increasing its workforce to cater the company’s growing business operations. A wholly owned subsidiary of the Arizona based company Aero-Zone, which has been providing new and aftermarket parts for commercial, corporate and general-aviation aircraft since 1994, Aero Zone Europe set up its successful Irish operation...

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Newly merged aviation company announces expansion to Shannon Free Zone

New company expects to double its workforce to 50 within two years An aircraft interior modification and refurbishment specialist, previously trading as indigenous Irish company UJet Group at the Shannon Free Zone, has announced that it is expanding its business operation and establishing a European Hub at Shannon Free Zone following a merger with US company STS Component Solutions. The merger will lead to the creation of 28 jobs at the Shannon operations over the next two years. STS Component...

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Shannon Commercial Properties to accelerate Phase 1 €40m investment programme in 2018

500,000 sq ft of space brought to the market since 2015 A €40 million Shannon Commercial Properties investment in state-of-the-art property solutions at the Shannon Free Zone is to be accelerated in 2018 to capitalise on the demand for commercial property in the region, the company stated today. In its 2017 review and update on the year ahead, Shannon Commercial Properties – a Shannon Group company – said that by year end it will have brought over 500,000 sq. ft. of new or upgraded office,...

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Jaguar Land Rover

150 job Jaguar Land Rover announcement a massive endorsement of multi-million investment programme at Shannon Free Zone

Investment now delivering state of art facilities for Jaguar Land Rover Shannon Group plc, has said that the announcement by Jaguar Land Rover of a 150 job investment is major validation of the ambitious investment programme underway at the Shannon Free Zone. Overview Jaguar Land Rover has confirmed that it will locate it’s new software engineering centre at two, brand new state-of-the-art buildings at the Shannon Free Zone. A four-storey office block and an advanced technology engineering...

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US Aircraft Materials company boosts Shannon’s growing Aerospace sector

Fast-growing US aircraft materials company chooses Shannon for European base, plans 25 jobs by 2019 Jetpower Aircraft Materials Limited (“Jetpower”) a top US aircraft materials company serving customers globally since 1998, has today announced they are establishing a European base at Shannon Free Zone Business Park in County Clare. The company will not only expand consignment and service support for its large, Ireland-based leasing company customers, such as AerCap, from its Shannon facility,...

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Entrepreneurs to get best possible start as historic Shannon building gets new ‘Gateway Hub’

Minister Pat Breen launches new facility in Gateway West, Shannon Free Zone A building with one of Ireland’s most storied entrepreneurial histories will be the inspirational home for the country’s newest incubation hub unveiled today by Minister of State Pat Breen. The Gateway Hub at Shannon Airport House was today officially launched by the Minister for Trade, Employment, Business, EU Digital Single Market and Data Protection with a plan to become a major start-up centre for business in the Mid-West...

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Launch of Gateway Hub

Shannon Commercial Properties will shortly launch Gateway Hub, the mid-west’s newest co-working space and home of the Propeller Shannon Accelerator Programme. Gateway Hub is Shannon Commercial Properties’ dedicated Co-Working Space located at Shannon Airport House in the Shannon Free Zone. We are hosting an open afternoon at the Gateway Hub on 9th November from 2.30-5pm. Why not visit us and discover more on what the Gateway Hub can offer you? MAP:  ...

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Full steam ahead for Ireland’s first Starbucks drive-thru at Shannon Free Zone

Shannon is to taste another national ‘first’ but this time with coffee, as work has just commenced on the first coffee drive-thru in Republic of Ireland by global giant Starbucks Coffee Company. The US based giant, which operates over 20,000 outlets globally, is to lease a 204sq metre unit at Shannon Free Zone, Co. Clare, being developed by Shannon Commercial Properties, a Shannon Group plc company. The development will lead to the creation of 15 people new jobs at the new coffee outlet. The Shannon...

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