Nexus Member News

Nexus recognises our Female Founders for IWD 2018

March 8, 2018

Female Founders – Nexus Happy International Day to all the strong and inspirational women of Nexus, especially our four female founders. Theresa Mulvihill – Tamm Technologies Theresa Mulvihill is founder of Tamm Technologies, a cloud based Marketing Project Management System for the management of marketing resources across multiple site locations. Malin Kelly – Modig Corporate Services […]

Limerick Start-up SmartFactory secures €500,000 funding as part of Enterprise Ireland HPSU Fund

March 7, 2018

Irish manufacturing solutions firm SmartFactory announced funding of €500,000 as part of the Enterprise Ireland High Potential Start-Up fund. The investment was announced at the recent Start-Up Showcase Event in Croke Park and will see SmartFactory expand its operations and double its workforce over the next three years. The company, established in 2016 and based […]

Nexus medical entrepreneur Chris lands keys to new car as Nissan Generation Next ambassador

August 3, 2017

Limerick medical entrepreneur Chris Kelly had plenty of cause for celebration this week when he landed the keys to a brand new, taxed and insured car after becoming a Nissan Generation Next ambassador.   Chris (20) based in the Nexus Innovation Centre UL, fended off competition from over 1,000 applicants to secure one of  eleven places […]

BNest 2016-2017 Participants complete programme with Showcase event

March 30, 2017

BNest 2016/2017 Programme Showcase BNest, the first dedicated Social Enterprise Incubator Programme in Ireland, being run in partnership with Nexus Innovation Centre UL, held a showcase event last Friday (24th) for its 2016/2017 programme. At the event the nine graduating enterprises showcased their enterprises demonstrating the progress in their endeavors which are achieving real social […]

B Nest and Nexus Host Governance Event for Social Enterprises in Limerick

December 14, 2016

B Nest and Nexus Host Governance Event for Social Enterprises in Limerick An open event for social enterprises entitled “Legal Set-up and proper governance for social enterprises” took place in the University of Limerick on December 12th. The BNest incubator for social enterprises in Limerick has been working for over three months now and all of […]


November 17, 2016

Moonshots Join our relentless pursuit of technical innovation Arralis is enabling the next generation of autonomous vision and communications. Our challenges are ambitious, exploratory, ground-breaking and sometimes impossible. Our people are the creators, inventors, designers and engineers that see things differently. If that sounds like you then let’s explore moonshots together. At Arralis we are […]

Arralis wins The Irish Times Innovation of the Year Award 2016

October 6, 2016

  The Irish Times Innovation Awards proved a very successful event for Arralis this year, winning the IT and Telecommunications Award as well as the overall prize for Innovation of the Year for its 94GHz radar chipset. Arralis’ 94GHz radar chipset has a wide range of applications including aiding unmanned landings by spacecraft, drone guidance […]

Arralis launches new W band devices at European Microwave Week, London

October 4, 2016

Today Arralis, the world leading W band device manufacturer, has added a number of new MMIC devices to its extensive product range. The new power amplifier, image cancellation mixer and variable attenuator come in response to new advance system requirements. Arralis designs and manufactures high frequency semiconductor chips, modules and antennas up to and beyond […]

Innovation awards: Arralis brings faster technology

August 18, 2016

Arralis 94GHz radar chipset is offers an alternative communication method Earlier this year the European Space Agency described an invention by Irish company Arralis as “the centrepiece of a powerful 94GHz radar system, offering nearly 10 times sharper resolution than the landing radar used by theApollo missions to the moon”. High praise indeed. The Arralis […]

New collaboration between Lero and Nexus to provide Mid-West start-ups and SMEs with access to world class research

August 15, 2016

Lero, the Irish Software Research Centre and Nexus Innovation Centre, the University of Limerick’s innovation centre, have announced a new collaboration which will bring world class research to start-ups and SMEs in the Mid-West region. The development is being funded under Science Foundation Ireland’s (SFI) Research Centres programme. The first two companies have recently signed […]