Council Funding for Agri-Food Sector
Posted: 1 April 2021
Companies with an idea for an agri-food project can avail of funding to scope out the viability of a new technique or to demonstrate and test a new product for a target market. The Scheme will provide financial support of up to 50% of eligible costs to a maximum of £1,500.
Local Firm’s Lockdown Success!
Posted: 4 March 2021
The local company which produces a vast array of bespoke composite doors completed their new 20,000ft2 factory extension in March 2020 and added 45 people to their existing workforce during the course of 2020, a fantastic achievement given the economic circumstances.
Building for the future
Posted: 16 February 2021
Kilwaughter Holdings Limited the Parent company of Larne based, Kilwaughter Minerals Limited have managed to achieve a consolidated group turnover of £38.5m for the 12 months to 30 April 2020 with pre-tax profits of £5.4m for the period.
Abbey Upholsterers win FSBNI award
Posted: 4 February 2021
Abbey Upholsterers, based in Carrickfergus, have been named the Federation of Small Business Northern Ireland Family Business of the Year 2020
Wrightbus, creating 40 new jobs.
Posted: 21 January 2021
Wrightbus, the Ballymena-based bus building company, has said it is creating more than 40 new jobs.
Celebrating multi-million £ contract
Posted: 22 December 2020
The deal will see the Carrickfergus manufacturer produce 150,000 clutch and transmission cases per year for new hybrid vehicles commencing 2023
Innovate and diversify
Posted: 7 December 2020
Manufacturing and engineering firms across Mid and East Antrim must “innovate and diversify” their offering if they are to survive and thrive in a post-COVID world.