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McLaughlin Engineering

SUMMARY

Name: McLaughlin Engineering
Location: Coalisland
County: Tyrone
Total Cost: £ 44,720.00
Axis: AXIS 3 : SWARD
Telephone: 028 8774 8724

PROJECT SUMMARY

Purchase of equipment to increase efficiency and production at a local engineering works.

BACKGROUND

McLaughlin Engineering manufactures Tipping Skips, Trailer Skips and Scoops for forklifts for the construction industry and recycling companies, aswell as manufacturing steel sheds, gates and railings as additional work.

ACTIVITIES

Funded under Axis 3, through SWARD, the project enabled the promoter to purchase a guillotine and Brake Press.  Prior to the project, the business had 1 guillotine in place but was inadequate to meet demand.

BENEFITS

The new machinery can cut the steel and fold it and is based at the business premises, thus increasing production and reducing downtime. The project created 1 part time job.