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Revealed: €760m raised by NovaUCD supported firms over last 15 yearsMarch 12, 2019

Companies currently employ more than 1,040 staff and have an annual turnover in excess of €113m, while the supported organisationss operate in sectors including agtech, cleantech, fintech, ICT, medtech and the life sciences, and have raised more than €760m in equity funding


Turning of sod ceremony for Sligo Western Distributor Road Phase 2 projectMarch 12, 2019

Project comprises new 2.5km single carriageway southwest of Sligo commencing at the Ballydoogan Road and terminating at the N4 Caltragh Interchange, and includes a new 23m span bridge over the Dublin-Sligo railway and incorporates designated cycle tracks, footways and shared-use facilities, including new signalised crossings


Cobh primary school students awarded top engineering honourMarch 4, 2019

Fourth-class pupils at Bunscoil Rinn na Chabhlaigh have been awarded the Engineers Ireland STEPS Young Engineers Award by Engineering Superhero Ambassador Orla Murphy at a school presentation in Cobh, Co Cork. Presentation of award comes as part of Engineers Week 2019, running until March 8