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Innovation at Dairymaster – Come & See!

Innovation Practice Group visit to Dairymaster, 3rd May 2017

Dairymaster’s aim is to make dairy farming more profitable, enjoyable and sustainable through the application of science and technology. Over the past five decades, Dairymaster has researched all aspects of dairy farming and dairy herd management from its own in-house R&D department and has developed unique technologically advanced solutions aimed at making dairy farming more profitable by reducing long term costs and labour inputs. Dairymaster has over 50 patents filed as …

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Innovation Practice Group visit to Henkel

We had phenomenal interest in this Innovation Practice Group visit in October. Guests from Netwatch, Celestica, Kerry, Wood Group Kenny, Permanent TSB, Bord na Móna, Limerick Blow Moulding, Geith, VisionID, Synecco, Marinochem, Alltech, Bausch+Lomb, Fexco, Action Point, J&J and lots more came together to learn from the experience of the very accomplished R&D operation of Henkel in Ireland.

Henkel Innovation in Ireland
Henkel operates worldwide with leading brands and technologies in three business areas: laundry and home care, cosmetics/toiletries and …

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Thanks to TE Laboratories

On Thursday 9th June, IRDG members had the opportunity to visit Irish SME TE Laboratories, based in Co. Carlow. This was a truly inspirational visit.

Mark Bowkett, MD, outlined how TE Laboratories has engaged in and leveraged a variety of collaborative research programmes and funding schemes so as to resource and develop the business.  It was great to see the opportunity presented to TE Laboratories as a result of being involved in such projects, including not only the provision of funds, but also …

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Innovation Practice Group visit to Bord na Móna, 23 Feb

During 2016 IRDG will be continuing its Innovation Practice Group visits to interesting member companies who are keen to share their innovation story. These best practice visits are a great way to network and learn how your fellow IRDG members organise and execute their innovation agendas.

Bord na Móna has very kindly extended an invitation to IRDG members to learn from their Innovation Story and visit the Mount Lucas Wind farm on the 23rd February next. Bord na Móna is …

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