Northern Ireland

Galbally firm Sean Nugent Engineering creating 18 jobs

A County Tyrone engineering firm has announced the creation of 18 jobs.

Based in Galbally, Sean Nugent Engineering designs, manufactures and markets a range of agricultural machinery products, cattle-handling equipment and trailers.

The company participated in Invest NI's Business Growth Programme in March and is implementing an action plan to grow the business.

It has benefited from Invest NI's Jobs Fund.

Kevin McCann, Invest NI's director of advanced engineering and construction, said: "Sean Nugent Engineering is a forward-thinking and innovative business which has continually added to its product portfolio to capitalise on market opportunities.

"The creation of 18 new jobs at the company is good news for the local area and will contribute over £350,000 annually to the economy in additional salaries."