Boston Scientific – Ireland
Boston Scientific – A world leader in the Medical Device space. Opening its first Irish facility in Galway in 1994. Boston Scientific has gone on to open two further facilities in Cork and Tipperary.
Now the company employs over 5,500 staff across its three facilities. Focusing on less invasive medical devices, the company’s Irish base is responsible for the export of 10 Million + Medical Devices a year.
Boston Scientific has committed to continued investment in Research, Development, and Innovation, investing $1bn annually in new products and technologies. The Irish manufacturing operation is an integral part of the corporations manufacturing strategy and capability.
More Information About Boston Scientific
First established in Ireland in 1994, with the support of IDA, Boston Scientific has grown to be the largest medical device employer in Ireland. Through its 3 Irish sites – located in Clonmel, Cork, and Galway – the company exports approximately 10 million medical devices worldwide annually, including stents, balloons, platinum coils, catheters, inflation devices, pacemakers and ICDs.
Boston Scientific Galway Expands in To New Facility
Boston Scientific Galway has officially opened a new facility at its Ballybrit site. The expansion facilitates increased capacity to support global product demand and also includes an industry-leading Equipment Technology Centre.