“Roscommon and the region has a lot to offer, i.e. good quality of life, competitive housing process, good broadband, third level colleges, local international airport in Knock, high skilled young people who would like to return to the West of Ireland to work and live again with their young family”
Ballaghaderreen is the central location of one of Ireland’s top dairy manufacturing businesses, Aurivo Dairy Ingredients. The company has a long history with the town having set up there in 1972.
Aurivo Ballaghaderreen now produce a wide variety of powdered milk and butter to 46 countries worldwide.
The town’s central location within the western region as well as the water supply available were two of the determining factors for locating in the town.
“The people, the community, the high regard that is held for dairy ingredients in the region helps encourage those in the area to want to work in Aurivo Ballaghaderreen. Aurivo dairy ingredients has a reputation as a good employer and provider to the local community and its businesses”.
Aurivo employ approximately 70 staff in their Ballaghdereen Dairy ingredients plant.
Aurivo Dairy Ingredients has been recognised nationally for awards for Best Use of Energy Technology and an SEAI National Energy Award in recent years.