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IMR - Irish Manufacturing Research - Mullingar

What is IMR

Irish Manufacturing Research (IMR) is an independent manufacturing and industrial energy efficiency research centre focused on delivering solutions for the manufacturing ecosystem throughout Ireland. IMR’s passion is to make Ireland a world leader in advanced manufacturing operations. As an independent research centre, IMR offers manufacturing industry a unique environment to collaborate with peers across all manufacturing sectors, and to inform and guide manufacturing research that not only addresses industry problems but also visions for future factories. IMR is a cross-sectoral research centre with partner companies in semiconductors, Information & Communications Technology (ICT), pharmaceuticals, medical devices, food, energy services, aerospace and other areas.


• Manufacturing informatics
• Operational excellence
• Energy management
• Energy efficiency
• Operations research
• Industry 4.0
• Additive Manufacturing
• Robotics & Automation
• Sustainable Manufacturing

Research performed by:

• Dublin City University
• Limerick Institute of Technology
• Maynooth University
• National University of Ireland, Galway
• Trinity College Dublin
• Munster Technological University
• University College Cork
• University of Limerick
• University of Ulster

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