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Table of 205 Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Factories in Ireland Organised by County

Updated: March 28th 2022

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  • Over 69,000 people are directly employed by Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Manufacturing Companies in Ireland across 205 factories. Many thousands more are employed indirectly.

Check out the table below which lists:

  • The location of 205 factories organised by county
  • The number of employees in each factory
  • What product is manufactured there
  • The location of over 4,500 new jobs that are going to be added by 2025 broken down by county

We are continually updating this page and try hard to keep this information as accurate as possible. But if you know of a company we’ve missed or see data that needs correction, please contact us.

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CountyCompanyProductNumber of EmployeesNew Job Announcements
AntrimRandoxDiagnostics - Healthcare1000
AntrimStrykerMedical Devices - Defibrillators 200
AntrimTerumo BCTMedical Devices - Blood Banking 240
AntrimTevaPharma - Hormonal Ring Manufacturing125
ArmaghAlmac GroupPharma - API Manufacturing & Formulation Development2650Additional 1,000 by 2025
ArmaghNorbrook Laboratories (3 sites)Animal Health1700
CarlowMSDVaccines400Additional 270 by 2022. Additional 100 by 2024
CavanAbbott - Nutritional DivisionInfant Nutritional Products250
CavanUnivetAnimal Health60
ClareAerogenMedical Devices - Aerosol Drug Delivery090 by 2022
ClareBeckman CoulterDiagnostics - Healthcare405
ClareDMC MedicalMedical Devices - Safety Syringes40
ClareEdwards LifesciencesMedical Devices - Stents165
Clare MeiraGTx BioPharma - Viral Vector & Plasmid Manufacturing0100 by 2022
ClareVitalographMedical Devices - Respiratory Devices150
ClareZimmer BiometMedical Devices - Manufacturing 420
CorkAbbViePharma - Bulk Tablet Finish Facility150
CorkAlconMedical Devices - Contact Lenses400
CorkBioMarinBioPharma - Biologics Drug Substance Manufacturing,
Secondary Packaging and Labelling
450
CorkBoston ScientificMedical Devices - Manufacturing 120070 by 2024
CorkCara PartnersPharma - API Manufacturing95
CorkLillyPharma & BioPharma - API Manufacturing, Biologic Manufacturing & Animal Health900
CorkGE HealthcareMedical Devices - Diagnostic Imaging610
CorkGilead SciencesPharma - Manufacturing500Additional 40 by 2022
CorkHovionePharma - Contract Manufacturing200
CorkILC DoverPharma & BioPharma - Containment Solutions90
CorkJohnson & Johnson - DePuyMedical Devices - Orthopaedic Products1030
CorkJohnson & Johnson - Janssen BiologicsBioPharma - Biologics Manufacturing500
CorkJohnson & Johnson - Janssen SciencesPharma - Manufacturing700Additional 180 by 2024
CorkLEO PharmaBioPharma - Purification (Heparin)50
CorkMerck MilliporeSpeciality Membrane Facility700
CorkMetabolomic DiagnosticsDiagnostics - Women’s Health10
CorkMSDBioPharma - Biologics Testing & Manufacturing600
CorkNovartisPharma - API & Intermediates Manufacturing400This facility was recently bought by Sterling Pharma Solutions
CorkViatris (Little Island)Pharma - API Manufacturing230
CorkPfizer (Ringaskiddy)Pharma - API Manufacturing800
CorkPMD SolutionsMedical Devices - Respiratory Devices20
CorkPPL BiomechanicsMedical Devices - Wound Care30
CorkPrecision BioticsBiotics - Manufacturing25
CorkRecordatiPharma - API Manufacturing50
CorkRowa GroupPharma - Manufacturing100
CorkSanminaMedical Devices - Manufacturing 200
CorkSolvotrinTherapeutics - Iron Supplements 20
Cork Stryker (Anngrove)Medical Devices - Additive Manufacturing (3D printing) 230
Cork Stryker (Model Farm Road)Medical Devices - Neurovascular Catheters and Coils 1000
Cork Stryker (Springhill)Medical Devices - Cutting Accessories Blades & Burs 310
Cork Stryker (Tullagreen)Medical Devices - Orthopaedic Hips 730
CorkTecometMedical Devices - Implants140
CorkThermo Fisher ScientificPharma - API Manufacturing450
CorkWright MedicalMedical Devices - Orthopaedics155
DonegalAbbott Ireland Diabetes CareMedical Devices - Blood Glucose Monitors800
DonegalPhillips-MedisizeMedical Devices - Infusion & Vascular275
DonegalRandoxDiagnostics - Healthcare110
DownEakinMedical Devices - Ostomy & Wound Care 80
DublinAbbottCommercial100
DublinAbbVie (Clonshaugh)Pharma - Manufacturing400
DublinAlexionPharma - Manufacturing400Acquired by Astra Zeneca. Additional 100 by 2025
DublinAmgenBioPharma - Biologics Manufacturing670
DublinAPCPharma - Vaccine Manufacturing140Additional 120 by 2022
DublinAstellasPharma - API Manufacturing 70
DublinBaxterPharma - Compounding Facility0
DublinB. BraunMedical Devices - Wound Care50
DublinBD MedicalMedical Device Manufacturing430
DublinBimeda IrelandAnimal Health80
DublinBiolitic PharmaPharma - Light-Sensitive Drug Manufacturing0
DublinBiosensiaDiagnostics - Healthcare10
DublinBristol Myers Squibb BioPharma - Biologics Manufacturing650
DublinConnexicon MedicalMedical Devices - Wound Closure15
DublinGuerbetPharma - API Manufacturing 0
DublinHelsinnPharma - Manufacturing180
DublinHibergene DiagnosticsDiagnostics - Molecular Testing25
DublinIpsenPharma - API Manufacturing 165
DublinJabilMedical Devices - Manufacturing300
DublinLEO PharmaBioPharma - Biologics Manufacturing650
DublinLynch Medical SuppliesMedical Products - Manufacturing16
DublinMallinckrodtMedical Devices - Engineering120
DublinMeditec MedicalMedical Devices - Mattresses & Patient Support0
DublinMSDBioPharma - Biologics Manufacturing300Additional 100 by 2022
DublinMundipharmaPharma - Delivery Systems20
DublinNewport PharmaceuticalsPharma - Manufacturing0
DublinNiche GenericsPharma - Manufacturing80
DublinPfizerBioPharma - Biologics Manufacturing1800Additional 75 by 2022
DublinRiceSteele ManufacturingPharma - Manufacturing35
DublinSiemens HealthineersMedical Devices - Medical Imaging450
DublinSK BiotekPharma - API Manufacturing 400
DublinSona NutritionNutrition50
DublinSublimity TherapeuticsTherapeutics20
DublinSurgacollMedical Devices - Joint Implants25
DublinSynexaBiomarker Services30
DublinTakedaBioPharma - Stem Cell Therapy100Additional 100 by 2023
DublinViatrisDry Powder Inhalers300
DublinViatris - DamastownPharma - Manufacturing - Oral Solid Doses320
DublinWestHealthcare and Medical Devices and Assemblies650
DublinXeolas PharmaceuticalsPharma - Manufacturing0
DublinZoetisAnimal Health75
GalwayAerogenMedical Devices - Aerosol Drug Delivery320
GalwayAran BiomedicalMedical Devices - Medical Implants120Additional 150 by 2023
GalwayAtlantic Prosthetic Orthotic ServicesMedical Devices - Prosthetics & Orthotics15
GalwayBio-Medical ResearchMedical Devices - Wearable NMES65
GalwayBoston ScientificMedical Devices - Stents & Catheters3800Additional 300 by 2025
GalwayCambus MedicalMedical Devices - Hypotubes & Micro-Components135Additional 40 by 2022
GalwayCaragh PrecisionMedical Devices - Medical Components160
GalwayChanelle GroupGeneric Animal Pharmaceutical Products340Additional 400 by 2023
GalwayCreganna MedicalMedical Devices - Delivery & Access Devices1000
GalwayCrosponDiagnostics - EndoscopicClosing 2021
GalwayDCC Vital - FanninMicrobiology Supplies300
GalwayGoodman MedicalMedical Devices - Balloon Catheters100
GalwayIntegerMedical Devices - Wires & Coils360Additional 200 by 2024
GalwayJohnson & Johnson - CeronovusMedical Devices - Stroke Therapy Devices25
GalwayMarvao Medical DevicesMedical Devices - Central Venous Catheters30
GalwayMerit MedicalMedical Devices - Guide Wires & Inflation Devices1000
GalwayViatrisMedical Devices - Vial & Syringe Aseptic Filling270
GalwayNatus ManufacturingMedical Devices - Manufacturing125
GalwayNelipakPharma & Medical Devices - Packaging100
GalwayPhenoxMedical Devices - Neurovascular55
GalwaySMTMedical Devices - Stents50
GalwaySurmodicsMedical Devices - Balloon Catheters125
GalwayZimmer BiometMedical Devices - Orthopaedic Devices210
Galway Medtronic (Mervue)Medical Devices - Respiratory Monitoring1000
Galway Medtronic (Parkmore)Medical Devices - Respiratory Monitoring1000
KerryAstellasPharma - Manufacturing 260
KerryBallinskellig Veterinary ProductsAnimal Health0
KerryCentral PharmaPharma - Packaging 0100 by 2023
KerryListalMedical Devices - Filters 100
KerryTemmlerPharma - Manufacturing62
KildareMapaexHealthcare - Manufacturing350
KildarePfizerPharma - Solid Dose Manufacturing500
LeitrimVistaMedMedical Devices - Catheters 525Additional 100 by 2024
LimerickCook MedicalMedical Devices - Healthcare980
LimerickCroom Precision MedicalMedical Devices - Medical Implants40
LimerickEdwards LifesciencesMedical Devices - Stents600Additional 250 by 2024
LimerickLillyBiopharma0Additional 300 by 2025
LimerickFiltertekMedical Devices - Medical Equipment Valves100
LimerickJohnson & Johnson - EthiconCombination Products - Surgical Sealant300
LimerickJohnson & Johnson Vision CareMedical Devices - Contact Lenses950Additional 200 by 2025
LimerickRegeneronBioPharma - Biologics Testing & Manufacturing1400
LimerickShannon MicrocoilMedical Devices - Metal Medical Device Components40
LimerickStrykerMedical Devices - Orthopaedic Knees & Bone Cement770
LimerickTakumi Precision EngineeringMedical Devices - Orthopaedic Implants & Instruments80Additional 60 by 2023
LimerickTeleflexMedical Devices - Catheter & Tubing Devices300
LimerickWyeth Nutritional - NestleInfant Nutritional Products600
Londonderry/DerryArmstrong MedicalMedical Devices - Respiratory Cosumables140
LongfordAbbott Ireland Diagnostic DivisionDiagnostics - Healthcare600
LongfordAvery DennisonMedical Devices - Skin & Wound Care200
LouthAlmac GroupPharma - Packaging & Quality Control100
LouthBD MedicalMedical Devices - Syringes, Insulin Pens & Lancet Blood Sampling Devices 140Additional 100 by 2025
LouthOvelle PharmaceuticalsHealthcare - Manufacturing (Skincare)50
LouthPCI Pharma ServicesPharma - Manufacturing30Additional 70 by 2023
LouthWasdellPharma - Manufacturing0300 by 2022
LouthWuXi BiologicsBioPharma - Biologics Testing & Manufacturing0600 by 2024
MayoAbbViePharma - Manufacturing1150
MayoBioshellFood Supplements45
MayoFort Wayne MetalsMedical Devices - Medical Wire80
MayoHollisterMedical Devices - Ostomy Care, Wound Care & Continence Care700
MayoBaxter (Castlebar)Medical Devices - Manufacturing500
Mayo Baxter (Swinford)Medical Devices - Manufacturing500
MeathArcRoyalMedical Devices - Surgical Procedure Trays175
MeathPCI Pharma ServicesPharma - Manufacturing50Additional 50 by 2023
MeathMSDBioPharma - Biologics Testing & Manufacturing200Additional 240 by 2022
MonaghanNorbrook LaboratoriesAnimal Health200
OffalyZoetisAnimal Health60Additional 100 by 2023
OffalyEuropharma ConceptsHealthcare Manufacturing - Dental40
RoscommonAlkermesPharma - Manufacturing450
RoscommonAlexionBioPharma - Biologics Manufacturing100
RoscommonAthlone LaboratoriesBioPharma - Antibiotics Manufacturing125
RoscommonHarmacMedical Devices & Diagnostics - Manufacturing360
RoscommonJazz PharmaceuticalsPharma - Manufacturing50
RoscommonNordson MedicalMedical Devices - Manufacturing165
SligoAbbott Ireland Diagnostics DivisionDiagnostics - Blood-Screening Products & Reagents450
SligoAbbott Ireland Nutritional DivisionInfant Nutritional Products150
Sligo AbbVie (Ballytivnan)Medical Devices - Drug Delivery
100
Sligo AbbVie (Manorhamilton Road)Pharma - API Manufacturing100
SligoPhibroAnimal Health - Vaccine Manufacturing0150 by 2022
SligoPhilips-MedisizeMedical Devices - Infusion & Vascular170
SligoB. Braun Medical Devices - Wound Care50
SligoTopChem PharmaceuticalsPharma - API Manufacturing 0
TipperaryAbbott Ireland Vascular DivisionMedical Devices - Vascular Devices1600
TipperaryAlbyPharmaPharma & BioPharma - Manufacturing200
TipperaryAmnealPharma & BioPharma - Generics & Biosimilars Manufacturing30
TipperaryBoston ScientificMedical Devices - Pacemakers & Defibrilators1000
TipperaryMSDPharma - API Manufacturing 500
TipperaryPinewood HealthcarePharma - Generics Manufacturing200
WaterfordBausch & LombMedical Devices - Contact Lenses1450Additional 130 by 2023
WaterfordClinigenPharma - Specials Manufacturing0
WaterfordEirGenPharma - Contract Manufacturing120Acquired by Horizon
WaterfordEurofinsPharma & BioPharma - Laboratory Services160
WaterfordGlaxoSmithKlinePharma & Healthcare - Manufacturing750
WaterfordJabilMedical Devices - Advanced Respiratory & Injectable Devices150
WaterfordRepligen CorporationBioPharma - Manufacturing74Additional 130 by 2023
WaterfordSanofiPharma & BioPharma - Manufacturing740
WaterfordSchivo MedicalMedical Devices - Contract Manufacturing140
WaterfordTevaMedical Devices - Respiratory Products730
WaterfordWestPharma - Packaging260
WestmeathAerie PharmaceuticalsPharma - Manufacturing60
WestmeathAlmac GroupPharma - Chemical Manufacturing80
WestmeathAntylia ScientificBioprocessing0Additional 60 by 2024
WestmeathKCI-MedicalMedical Devices - Advanced Wound Care250
WestmeathMedtronicMedical Devices - Airway Products500
WestmeathUtah MedicalPharma - Manufacturing50
WexfordBD MedicalMedical Devices - Angioplasty Catheters450
WexfordInteger
Medical Devices - Pacemaker Coils900
WexfordMedentechMedical Devices - Water Purification100
WicklowAdvanced Surgical ConceptsMedical Devices - Surgical Access15
WicklowServierPharma - Manufacturing450
WicklowMerck - Sigma AldrichPharma - API Manufacturing100
WicklowTakedaPharma - Solid Oral Dosage Facility400
WicklowTrinity BiotechDiagnostics165
WicklowZoetisAnimal Health75
Total68862

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