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Industry 4.0 Skillnet

Industry 4.0 Skillnet provides funding towards training programmes to keep Irish businesses in the manufacturing, construction, and quarrying industries competitive. These training programmes focuses primarily on the automation of processes through Industry 4.0 technologies such as robotics, augmented reality, and artificial intelligence. Our goal is to drive Irish businesses towards a more automated sector and to integrate new technology to be competitive in an ever evolving global market. 

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Browse our training programmes curated for  companies seeking to audit or adopt industry 4.0 technologies.




Future Cast is the Promoting Agency for Industry 4.0 Skillnet.

Future Cast is an Innovation, Education and R&D Centre for the Quarry, Construction and Manufacturing industries,  based in the W8 Centre. We focus on robotics, cobotics, artificial intelligence, cognitive systems, software development, virtual reality, augmented reality, 3D industry printing, Building Information Modelling (BIM) and Workplace of the Future. 

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Stay tuned to the Future Cast Blog to learn about Industry 4.0 and its applications in real world situations. Our team of industry experts and featured contributors are all experts in their respective fields and want to share their insights. 

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  • Leitrim Glens Sportive – Charity Cycle Event – blog post
    We are proud to support our local Leitrim Glens Sportive Club on their Cycle Charity Run in aid to North West STOP on August 6th 2023. This event aims to raise awareness and funds towards promoting mental health and combating issues such as suicide and bullying in the industry.  This cycle is not just a […]
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    Career Opportunity - Financial Administrator The post Careers appeared first on Future Cast.
  • Research and Development News – blog post
    Future Cast has recently been awarded a grant by the Department of the Environment, Climate and Communications under the Circular Economy Innovation Grant Scheme (CEIGS), to undertake research into the feasibility of using crushed construction and demolition (C&D) waste as a replacement for first-use aggregate stone in concrete, to be extruded by our 3D construction […]

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