Glanbia to Clear Kilmeaden Site

GLANBIA’S decision to commence works at its site in Kilmeaden has been warmly welcomed, 14 years after cheese production ceased at the plant. “We are working on a master plan proposal for the future phased development of our 64 acres of zoned land at Kilmeaden,” said Glanbia’s Paddy O’Keeffe, “and we hope to present this [...]


Ferrybank playground “is a dream come true”

Construction of the long-awaited playground in Ferrybank is set to begin in mid-Spring, with Kilkenny County Council hopeful that the facility will be open early next summer. Detailing the specifics of the playground at last Wednesday’s Piltown Municipal District meeting in Ferrybank, Council Landscape Architect Claire Goodwin described the pending works as the first phase [...]


Kilkenny Greenway will be link in regional chain

The proposed 22-kilometre Kilkenny Greenway, which will connect Waterford to New Ross and link into the Waterford Greenway, is a clear demonstration of Kilkenny County Council’s commitment to regional development. That was the message emphasised at last Wednesday’s Piltown Municipal District meeting in Ferrybank, where it was confirmed to Councillors that a [...]


Two Waterford Projects Receive €1m Funds Boost

TWO Waterford projects have been included in a funding announcement as part of the second round of the Regional Enterprise Development Fund.Incupharm DAC is to receive €799,212 while Crystal Valley Tech CLG will receive €219,919. Also in the South-East, the National Design Innovation Hub DAC Carlow/Kilkenny is to receive €1,843,320.The Regional Enterprise Development Fund is [...]


Design and Display: A Great City Business With a Bright Future

Waterford company merges with Universal Graphics Paul Finn Design & Display, the long-established Waterford company based at the Six Cross Roads Business Park, has merged with Universal Graphics in a move which is set to consolidate and expand the business’s future horizons. Speaking to The Munster Express, Universal Graphics Waterford connection Mervyn O’Callaghan said the [...]