Table of 200 Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Factories in Ireland Organised by County

Check out the following infographic:

  • Over 65,000 people are directly employed by Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Manufacturing Companies in Ireland across 200 factories. Many thousands more are employed indirectly.

And the factory table below which lists:

  • The location of 200 factories organised by county
  • The numbers of employees in each factory
  • What product is manufactured there
  • The location of over 5,500 new jobs that are going to be added by 2023 broken down by county
Map of Ireland Showing 56,000 Pharmaceutical Medical Device Employees Broken Down By County

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CountyCompanyProductNumber of EmployeesNew Job Announcements
AntrimRandoxDiagnostics - Healthcare1000Additional 200 by 2021
AntrimStrykerMedical Devices - Defibrillators 200
AntrimTerumo BCTMedical Devices - Blood Banking 240
AntrimTevaPharma - Hormonal Ring Manufacturing125
ArmaghAlmac GroupPharma - API Manufacturing & Formulation Development2650
ArmaghNorbrook Laboratories (3 sites)Animal Health1700
CarlowMSDVaccines400Additional 270 by 2022
CavanAbbott - Nutritional DivisionInfant Nutritional Products250
CavanUnivetAnimal Health60
ClareAerogenMedical Devices - Aerosol Drug Delivery090 by 2022
ClareBeckman CoulterDiagnostics - Healthcare405Additional 30 by 2021
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 900
CorkCara PartnersPharma - API Manufacturing95
CorkEli LillyPharma & BioPharma - API Manufacturing, Biologic Manufacturing & Animal Health500
CorkGE HealthcareMedical Devices - Diagnostic Imaging610
CorkGilead SciencesPharma - Manufacturing500Additional 40 by 2022
CorkHovionePharma - Contract Manufacturing200Additional 48 by 2021
CorkILC DoverPharma & BioPharma - Containment Solutions90
CorkJohnson & Johnson - DePuyMedical Devices - Orthopaedic Products1030
CorkJohnson & Johnson - Janssen BiologicsBioPharma - Biologics Manufacturing500
CorkJohnson & Johnson - Janssen SciencesPharma - Manufacturing700
CorkLEO PharmaBioPharma - Purification (Heparin)50
CorkMerck MilliporeSpeciality Membrane Facility700
CorkMetabolomic DiagnosticsDiagnostics - Women’s Health10
CorkMSDBioPharma - Biologics Testing & Manufacturing600Additional 50 by 2021
CorkNovartisPharma - API & Intermediates Manufacturing550
CorkPfizer (Little Island)Pharma - API Manufacturing180
CorkPfizer (Ringaskiddy)Pharma - API Manufacturing800Additional 100 by 2021
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 - Surgical Implants230
Cork Stryker (Model Farm Road)Medical Devices - Surgical Implants1000
Cork Stryker (Springhill)Medical Devices - Surgical Implants310
Cork Stryker (Tullagreen)Medical Devices - Surgical Implants730
CorkTecometMedical Devices - Implants140
CorkThermo Fisher ScientificPharma - API Manufacturing450Additional 36 by 2021
CorkWright MedicalMedical Devices - Orthopaedics155
DonegalAbbott Ireland Diabetes CareMedical Devices - Blood Glucose Monitors800
DonegalPhillips-MedisizeMedical Devices - Infusion & Vascular275
DonegalRandoxDiagnostics - Healthcare110Additional 40 by 2021
DownEakinMedical Devices - Ostomy & Wound Care 80
DublinAbbottCommercial100
DublinAbbVie (Clonshaugh)Pharma - Manufacturing400
DublinAlexionPharma - Manufacturing400
DublinAmgenBioPharma - Biologics Manufacturing450
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 120
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 Services030 by 2022
DublinTakedaBioPharma - Stem Cell Therapy100Additional 100 by 2023
DublinViatrisPharma - Manufacturing800
DublinWestHealthcare and Medical Devices and Assemblies650
DublinXeolas PharmaceuticalsPharma - Manufacturing0
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 & Catheters3800
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 - Endoscopic16Closing 2021
GalwayDCC Vital - FanninMicrobiology Supplies300
GalwayGoodman MedicalMedical Devices - Balloon Catheters100
GalwayIntegerMedical Devices - Wires & Coils360
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 Filling250
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
KildareP&GHealthcare - Manufacturing950Additional 100 by 2021
KildarePfizerPharma - Solid Dose Manufacturing500
LeitrimVistaMedMedical Devices - Catheters 525
LimerickCook MedicalMedical Devices - Healthcare980
LimerickCroom Precision MedicalMedical Devices - Medical Implants40
LimerickEdwards LifesciencesMedical Devices - Stents90Additional 1200 by 2021
LimerickFiltertekMedical Devices - Medical Equipment Valves100
LimerickJohnson & Johnson - EthiconCombination Products - Surgical Sealant300
LimerickJohnson & Johnson Vision CareMedical Devices - Contact Lenses950Additional 100 by 2021
LimerickRegeneronBioPharma - Biologics Testing & Manufacturing800Additional 460 by 2021
LimerickShannon MicrocoilMedical Devices - Metal Medical Device Components40
LimerickStrykerMedical Devices - Surgical Implants770
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 140
LouthOvelle PharmaceuticalsHealthcare - Manufacturing (Skincare)50
LouthPCI Pharma ServicesPharma - Manufacturing30Additional 70 by 2023
LouthWasdellPharma - Manufacturing0300 by 2022
LouthWuXi BiologicsBioPharma - Biologics Testing & Manufacturing0600 by 2024
MayoAbbViePharma - Manufacturing1100Additional 63 by 2020
MayoBioshellFood Supplements45
MayoFort Wayne MetalsMedical Devices - Medical Wire80Additional 40 by 2021
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
OffalyEuropharma ConceptsHealthcare Manufacturing - Dental40
RoscommonAthlone LaboratoriesBioPharma - Antibiotics Manufacturing125
RoscommonHarmacMedical Devices & Diagnostics - Manufacturing300Additional 60 by 2021
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 Manufacturing100Additional 100 by 2021
SligoGlaxoSmithKlineHealthcare - Manufacturing (Skincare)165Closing 2021
SligoPhibroAnimal Health - Vaccine Manufacturing0150 by 2022
SligoPhilips-MedisizeMedical Devices - Infusion & Vascular170
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 600Additional 70 by 2021
TipperaryPinewood HealthcarePharma - Generics Manufacturing200
WaterfordBausch & LombMedical Devices - Contact Lenses1450
WaterfordClinigenPharma - Specials Manufacturing0
WaterfordEirGenPharma - Contract Manufacturing120
WaterfordEurofinsPharma & BioPharma - Laboratory Services160
WaterfordGlaxoSmithKlinePharma & Healthcare - Manufacturing750
WaterfordJabilMedical Devices - Advanced Respiratory & Injectable Devices150
WaterfordSanofiPharma & BioPharma - Manufacturing740
WaterfordSchivo MedicalMedical Devices - Contract Manufacturing140
WaterfordTevaMedical Devices - Respiratory Products730
WaterfordWestPharma - Packaging130
WestmeathAerie PharmaceuticalsPharma - Manufacturing60
WestmeathAlexionBioPharma - Biologics Manufacturing100
WestmeathAlkermesPharma - Manufacturing450
WestmeathAlmac GroupPharma - Chemical Manufacturing80
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
WicklowMerck - Sigma AldrichPharma - API Manufacturing100
WicklowServierPharma - Manufacturing450
WicklowTakedaPharma - Solid Oral Dosage Facility400
WicklowTrinity BiotechDiagnostics165
WicklowZoetisAnimal Health75
Total67399

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