Irish Manufacturing Research

Positioning Ireland as global leaders in Advanced Manufacturing

Irish Manufacturing Research

Positioning Ireland as global leaders in Advanced Manufacturing

Irish Manufacturing Research at a Glance


Companies Engaged through Industrial Network


Multi-Disciplined Researchers


Number of years experience in Manufacturing

“Static Hydro Energy (SHE) Ltd is an Irish company involved in the utilization of waste compressed air. Our completed prototype demonstrated how waste compressed air could be used to generate electricity in a novel and unique way. However, we did not possess any hard data pertaining to the availability of waste compressed air in Ireland. Following a recommendation from Enterprise Ireland, we approached Irish Manufacturing Research seeking their assistance. Using the well-established skill set, IMR have, in effect, acted as a “one stop shop” for us. From the onset, their total commitment was both a surprise and a pleasure to witness. IMR’s level of engagement and enthusiasm for our project instilled an increased confidence in our team.”

Owen Mc Elroy, MD


“GreenMode Methods ® allowed us to understand our factories consumption to a level we did not think possible. It gave us a detailed insight into our product systems and more importantly pointed to where we could improve by changing equipment consumption behaviours through appropriate risk analysis. In addition, it allowed us to engage our supply chain for further improvements”

Dr. Niall Aughney

“As one of the founding members of ICMR, now part of Advanced Manufacturing Ireland initiative, Pfizer has been instrumental in helping shape and inform the research themes and in particular has played a key role in informing and piloting solutions to maintain this leading workforce performance through the Tacit Knowledge research program. At the Grangecastle biopharmaceutical manufacturing site, we have piloted the Workplace Knowledge System (WKS), a user-focused platform for the sharing of tacit formal knowledge in an enterprise environment. Results to date have been exceedingly positive in terms of both user feedback and impacts on Key Performance Indicators through faster and easier access to knowledge”.

Pat Field, Network Performance Leader


Latest Articles

IMR in the News in Spain’s leading Newspaper El Pais

El Pais, Spain’s leading newspaper references IMR’s role in the Irish technology ecosystem to support indigenous Irish companies deal with the challenges of Brexit. Source/link to the original El Pais...

IMR Members’ International Trip 2019 by Dr. Will Barton, IMR Chairman

This year’s Irish Manufacturing Research members' international trip was planned to give members the opportunity to see various aspects of Industry 4.0 in action, and to hear a German perspective on what they describe as “this aspirational future state”.  Munich and...

Irish Manufacturing Research with TMG announce IIoT Training Course

The course is designed to allow participants to explore the opportunities for your business with IoT, from demystifying and defining IoT to creating a roadmap for its real-world application. The program aims to help people envision and lead IoT-based transformations,...

80+ Companies in Mullingar for Kingsbury Machining Workshop

Over 80 companies from around Ireland attended the Kingsbury High-Performance Hard Metal Machining Workshop over 2 days from areas such as precision engineering, aerospace and medical. This workshop was an excellent opportunity for these SME’s and MNC’s from around...

Webinar: Streamlining Manufacturing for Medical Implants

Streamlining Manufacturing Case Study   In this Case Study, we will explore how Irish Manufacturing Research has partnered with Renishaw and nTopology to streamline manufacturing for medical implants. It delves into the design, development, and the 3D printing of...

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