Tuesday, September 17 14:40:10
Carlow industrial equipment company Burnside Eurocyl today said it is to create 25 new jobs in an expansion programme.
This investment is supported by the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation through Enterprise Ireland.
A number of the new jobs have been filled and the remainder will be filled over the next 18 months, bringing total employment at Burnside to 170.
Burnside Eurocyl is a member of the Burnside group and is a family owned company.
It is one of Europe's largest hydraulic cylinder manufacturers and supplies original equipment manufacturers on a Just-in-Time basis.
Clients include household names like Volvo and JCB, as well as industry stalwarts Komatsu, Doosan Bobcat and the Wirtgen Group among others. The E3.5m investment will allow Burnside Eurocyl to expand its manufacturing facilities, upgrade R and D facilities, and train employees in Lean manufacturing techniques.