Best Business: Moving forward with the chain

As supply chain management is so crucial, enterprises must ensure that they keep up to date with the latest technological advances, writes Leslie Faughnan.

26th May, 2012
Dr Con Sheahan, Senior Lecturer, Enterprise Performance Modelling, with Dr Ann Ledwith, Assistant Dean, Adult and Continuing Education, and Dr Cathal Heavey, Director, Enterprise Research Centre, all of the University of Limerick.

The Enterprising University

The Enterprise Research Centre (ERC) at the University of Limerick (UL) is a particularly successful example of the links between our third level institutions and industry today.

"Innovation and ever-smarter systems are what power today's manufacturing sector and will be the platform for the next generation enterprise," said Dr Cathal Heavey, co-director of the ERC and head of the Design and Manufacturing Technology Department.

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