Invest in Drogheda/Dundalk

Invest in Drogheda/Dundalk

Invest in Drogheda

Drogheda is a long established and proven business location. Hosting a cluster of multinational companies in international and financial services, consumer goods and manufacturing activities. 

Multinational companies in the area include Paypal, Coca Cola, National Pen, Kellton Tech and Xerox. 

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Invest in Dundalk

Strategically positioned on the East Coast of Ireland, lying approximately halfway between the two largest cities in the island of Ireland – Dublin and Belfast – there is no better location for investment.

Dundalk is also Ireland’s first sustainable energy zone and the town’s unique gateway status is further complimented by quality infrastructure, labour availability and cost competitiveness.

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Invest in Letterkenny

Invest in Letterkenny

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Invest in Letterkenny
Invest in Sligo

Invest in Sligo

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Invest in Sligo

Talent

The Border Region has a ready supply of a young educated workforce.  This is fuelled by the region’s   close proximity to a large number of third-level institutions with a combined student cohort of over 175,000 and approximately 47,000 graduates each year.

Education

There are two universities and five Institutes of Technology located in the Border catchment area providing strong industry links and significant research capabilities across a wide range of industry sectors. The Institutes of Technology in Letterkenny, Sligo and Dundalk have a long track of deliverying research, development, innovation and entrprise solutions to industry, ranking from multinational companies to locally based SMEs.

Infrastructure

Infrastructure

Excellent infrastructure and close proximity to Dublin and Belfast, in the east, with access to five airports and five deep-sea ports, provides the Border Region with very strong value propositions for clients. This area also enjoys the lowest latency transatlantic telecommunications link through the Hibernian Networks telecoms infrastructure ‘Project Kelvin’, connecting the Border Region to North America and Europe.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

For those looking to escape the stress, overcrowding and exorbitant prices of big city life, the Border area is a gateway to tranquillity, stunning scenery, rugged coastline and numerous beaches. There is a host of outdoor activities on offer, from top class surfing, sailing, hill walking and fishing, to spectacular golf links. Living in the area has the added incentive of competitive housing prices and reduced traffic congestion.

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  • JOHN NUGENT

    JOHN NUGENT

    Regional Business Development Manager

    IDA Ireland
    Finisklin Business Park
    Sligo
    Tel: + 353 71 9159710
    Email: idaireland@ida.ie

  • JOHN NUGENT

    JOHN NUGENT

    Regional Business Development Manager

    IDA Ireland
    Co-Lab Building
    Port Road 
    Letterkenny
    Co.Donegal
    Tel: + 353 74 9169810
    Email: idaireland@ida.ie

  • JAMES BOYLE

    JAMES BOYLE

    Regional Business Development Manager

    IDA Ireland
    Finnabair Business Park
    Dundalk
    Co Louth
    Tel: +353 42 939 6600
    Email: idaireland@ida.ie

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