PennEngineering announces multimillion digital transformation at Galway facility

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Pennsylvania, USA 10th MAY 2021 PennEngineering, a global leader in innovative fastening technologies and solutions, has announced a major digital transformation of its Galway facility.  This multimillion-euro investment will involve the upskilling of all 200 staff based in Galway and will create approximately 20 new roles over the next three years.

This project is supported by the Irish Government through IDA Ireland.

Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Leo Varadkar TD said:  I am pleased to welcome this announcement from PennEngineering, which will see the creation of 20 new jobs as part of a major digital transformation in the company. PennEngineering has been in Galway for twenty years now, a fantastic commitment and a testament to all that Mervue has to offer. I wish the team all the very best with these expansion plans.”

PennEngineering’s Galway facility has reached a significant milestone this year, as it celebrates its 20th anniversary. Since 2001 the team has grown from 80 staff to 200.  In 2017 the company announced the development of a new, 80,000²ft facility in Galway, transforming the site into a centre of excellence within the global organisation, expanding PennEngineering’s R&D capabilities and reinforcing its commitment to its European customers.

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