The SciTech Community in County Kerry

Keen to advance your career with some of the strongest tech and science players, or would you like to join an innovative start-up with dizzying potential? Either way, you’ll find no shortage of opportunities in Kerry’s dynamic science and technology industries.

Who is here?

Our cluster of companies in the science, technology and engineering sectors in Kerry cover a wide area—not just geographically, but also in terms of their sectors and stages of development. You’ll find major manufacturers like Dairymaster in Causeway, Liebherr and Tricel in Killarney, Borg Warner in Tralee, and Kostal just over the Kerry border in Abbeyfeale. Exciting innovations in biotech are taking place at companies like Bioatlantis and Brandon BioScience in Tralee. Software solution providers Aspen Grove Solutions, Diomac, and ViClarity are also working hard in Tralee in such diverse areas as property management; business management; and audit, risk, and compliance management. Environmental consultancy and analytics is taken care of by Southern Scientific in Farranfore.

From Finance to Pharma

Then there are the financial services experts—JRI America in Tralee, Monex in Killarney, and, of course, Fexco, in Killorglin. And it doesn’t stop there: The food-ingredient giant Kerry Group has operations in Listowel and Tralee. Tralee is also home to Enercon windfarms, robotics and electronics company Reamda, and the insulated tent maker Crua Outdoors. Training is taken care of by PulseLearning, also in Tralee. Back in Killarney, Portalis Ltd. is providing the pharma industry with serialisation solutions, and SPS Flow Technology is supplying manufacturing and industrial equipment. Killorglin has the pharmaceutical powerhouses Astellas and Temmler, as well as the design and print innovator Tweak.