A new €10 million investment in Moorepark Technology Limited (MTL) was officially opened by Michael Creed TD, Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, on Friday in Teagasc, Fermoy.
The €10 million investment in the new Moorepark Technology Limited Pilot Plant Extension was made by Teagasc and the dairy companies who are shareholders in MTL.
Today MTL is a modern pilot plant facility containing versatile scale processing equipment across a wide range of applications, making it one of the foremost pilot facilities in the world.
It was set up in the early 1990s as a dedicated state of the art pilot plant to meet the growing Research and Development needs of the dairy industries.
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