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  • Video: Find Out More About E-Cubers, an Initiative Supported by Cluster Member SL Controls

    28 May, 2019

    E-Cubers is an initiative established by the founders of SL Controls, Keith Moran and Shane Loughlin. SL Controls is a member of the Atlantic MedTech Cluster. The objective of E-Cubers is to promote Equipment Systems Engineering and encourage young people of all ages to consider becoming an Equipment Systems Engineer.…

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  • Job Vacancies in Ireland’s MedTech Sector – Advance Your Career this Spring

    24 May, 2019

    This spring could be the ideal time to take the next step in your career as there are currently fantastic opportunities in the MedTech sector. Check out the vacancies that currently exist with companies in the Atlantic MedTech Cluster. SL Controls SL Controls provides specialist software and engineering solutions to…

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  • US-Based Galt Medical Acquires Leading Sligo MedTech Company Arrotek

    21 May, 2019

    The US-based supplier of access and procedure products, Galt Medical, has acquired Arrotek, a Sligo based company that specialises in the design and development of new medical device products. Arrotek was founded in 2005 by Mark Pugh and Ger O’Carroll. It specialises in designing minimally invasive medical devices. It is…

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  • Verus Metrology Launches New Product at the Control 2019 Trade Fair in Germany

    9 May, 2019

    Atlantic MedTech Cluster member Verus Metrology is launching a new product at The Quality Assurance Trade Fair in Germany. The product is a much-anticipated Auto-Rotational Fixture.   The Quality Assurance Trade Fair, known as Control 2019, is the international event for the world's leading suppliers and users of solutions, technologies,…

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  • Verus Metrology Announces New Partnership with OGP UK

    30 April, 2019

    Leading metrology specialist Verus Metrology, an Atlantic MedTech Cluster member, has announced a new partnership with OGP UK. The two companies have been working together for several years now, but the partnership formalises and solidifies the arrangement. Verus Metrology specialises in the design and manufacturer of bespoke and modular metrology…

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  • Increasing Production Output and Achieving OEE in Excess of 90% at ATS

    29 April, 2019

    Improving productivity and making efficiency savings are key priorities in the medical device industry. ATS is at the forefront of this push, as demonstrated by the recent design and installation of a new machine which significantly increased productivity for ATS’s client while also automating an existing manual process. To enable…

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  • MedTech Industry Job Vacancies – Find the Next Step in Your Career this Easter

    15 April, 2019

      Engineers, office administrator, machine build technicians, welders/fabricators, equipment systems designers – these are just some of the vacancies the Atlantic MedTech Cluster members are currently recruiting for. The Atlantic MedTech Cluster is a business organisation that promotes the medical device industry in the North West of Ireland. It includes…

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  • Ward Automation Launches New Website

    11 April, 2019

      Ward Automation, the leading manufacturer of assembly machines and automation solutions, has launched a revamped website. You can check out the new-look Ward Automation website here. Managing Director of Ward Automation, John Ward, said the revamped website will help the company achieve its growth ambitions. John said: “We have…

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  • Tool & Gauge Invests in New Clamping System to Reduce Machine Setup Times

    10 April, 2019

      In order to manufacture or maintain moulds and tools, the mould or tool must be attached to a machine using clamps. This part of the process can be time-consuming, depending on the type of clamps used. Tool & Gauge, a mould manufacturer, has invested in a new clamping system…

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  • Arrotek Announces It Will Be Exhibiting at MedtecLIVE 2019 in Germany

    3 April, 2019

    Atlantic MedTech Cluster member Arrotek has announced it will be exhibiting at this year's MedtecLIVE event in Germany. Arrotek will be showcasing its capabilities, knowledge, and experience of medical device product development and manufacturing. This includes: Medical device concept development Prototyping of new medical devices Manufacturing of medical devices in…

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