Combilift directors formally turn the sod on a new purpose-built 46,000 m2 greenfield manufacturing facility. Present was Minster Heather Humphreys, Enterprise Ireland’s Tom Kelly and Eugene Cummins, Monaghan as well as 350 Combilift Staff.

The facility is larger than originally announced in February and the expansion will position Combilift to double its current €150m turnover by 2020 employing an additional 200 staff with a further 200 construction jobs.

Commenting today, Martin McVicar said:  “Combilift is delighted to break ground on our new facility, it shows our commitment to manufacturing in Monaghan as well as to the regional economy.”