Creganna Medical, part of TE Connectivity, has announced that it is to invest a further $13 million in its Galway facilities to enable the continued growth of the company’s medical device business in Ireland.
Creganna Medical specialises in the design and manufacturing of minimally invasive medical devices, serving the world’s leading medical technology companies. This significant investment will enable the company to accelerate its manufacturing capabilities and technical innovation from its Galway campus to meet continued high demand from customers worldwide.
Creganna Medical was acquired in 2016 by TE Connectivity, a $12 billion global technology leader. This investment supports TE Connectivity’s strategy to maintain its current market leadership position and accelerate growth in its medical business unit.
Diarmuid Flavin, plant manager at Creganna Medical, said: “I am delighted to announce this substantial investment which will boost innovation and manufacturing excellence at our Galway site. It demonstrates TE Connectivity’s commitment to customers served from this facility and recognizes the incredible talents and skills of our local employees within our global operations. This investment will facilitate the Galway team to take a major step up in technology, scale and innovation to meet the future needs of our customers.”
Creganna Medical employs more than 1,000 people at its Parkmore, Galway, campus and is the global headquarters for TE Connectivity’s medical business.