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New Technology Development Cell


We're committed to investing in the latest manufacturing automation technologies.... Our automation engineers have been busy designing and building a new demonstration cell which will be unveiled at the Limerick for Engineering Showcase.. Read more  






Modular Automation announces the opening of its first International subsidiary in the USA


Modular Automation marks a new milestone today in its international growth as it announces the opening of a new US subsidiary based in Jacksonville, Florida.

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Modular Automation features in iZone magazine









Martin Dolan, Commercial Director at Modular Automation, talks about Innovation at an event in Intel 


A diverse and dynamic workforce, which is made up of teams that span architecture, chip design, software development, product management and business development, has been at the heart of Intel Shannon’s growth and success for the past number of years. 

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Modular Automation attends ICBE


Modular was invited by the ICBE to their annual leadership event.  Shane Quilligan addressed their members to talk about how an indigenous company has grown to now become an international leader in the design and development of best in class automation solutions for a global customer base.





Modular Automation joins the steering group of the newly launched Shannon Chamber Skillnet


We were delighted to attend the launch of the newly launched Shannon Chamber Skillnet, a new training network for the local area.

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Modular Automation Increasing headcount as part of the expansion  


The new Modular Automation hires pictured at the Shannon facility (from left): Enda Roche,  Nicolas Murphy, Paul Queally, Eoin Mulcahy, Donal Hogan, David Tierney, Philip Fahey, Thomas Pyke, Gary Hoban, Will Kennedy, Anthony Mannion, and Conor Tierney. Also starting this month but not included in the photo are Thomas Cleary and Gary Collopy.










Modular Automation  grows from strength to strength and announces a €2 million expansion plan with 30 new jobs for its facility in Shannon.



We are delighted to announce a €2 million expansion plan to facilitate the growth of our headquarters in Smithstown, Shannon. This project will result in the delivery of a state of the art technologically advanced Automation Innovation Centre.




Modular Automation Sponsors Squad footballs


Martin Dolan, Commercial Director with Modular Automation, presenting a cheque to Rob McSherry Joint U14 Kennedy Cup Squad Manager for the purchase of balls for each of the players.





Modular CEO Mike Lane joins the discussion panel for CEO FORUM 2014



The CEO Forum jointly hosted by Enterprise Ireland and Deloitte, is now regarded as one of Ireland's principal business conferences, attracting key audiences of up to 400 senior Irish business people and providing a forum for over 10 years for collaborative thinking, knowledge sharing and debate with political and business Leaders. READ MORE






Mitsubishi Electric award Modular Automation ‘European Robot Systems Integrator of the Year’

Mitsubishi Electric award Modular Automation ‘European Robot Systems Integrator of the Year’


Mitsubishi Electric work closely with the top integrators across Europe, and indeed the world, to deliver these innovative solutions across multiple industries. It is in recognition of these integrators’, ingenuity, skill and hard work that Mitsubishi Electric has launched their Inaugural European Robot Systems Integrator of the Year Award. This award recognises the best-in-class Mitsubishi Electric Robot Integrators.


Modular Automation Ltd. have been awarded this prestigious title. READ MORE...




Friday 6th March 2014: Formula for success! RTE's Miriam O’Callaghan presenting Modular Automation with 2014 Deloitte Best Managed Companies Award, in association with Barclays Bank Ireland, held in Dublin on Friday 7th March. Picture Jason Clarke Photography.dred (97) leading Irish indigenous companies have been recognised for outstanding levels of business performance at the 2014 Deloitte Best Managed Companies Awards, in association with Barclays Bank Ireland, held in Dublin on Friday 7th March. Pictured at the awards are.  Picture Jason Clarke Photography.

Modular Automation Wins Deloitte Best Managed Company Award for 2014


(10/03/14) Modular Automation is delighted to announce that it has been selected as one of the winners in the “Deloitte Best Managed Companies” awards for 2014.


The winners were announced at the annual awards ceremony which took place at the Double Tree Hilton Hotel in Dublin on Friday 7th March 2014. READ MORE...







Modular Automaton is a member of  the Industry Research & Development Group (IRDG).

The IRDG is an industry-led representative group for manufacturing and services companies involved in Research, Development and Innovation (RD&I).

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Photography: Eamon Ward