Thursday August 6, 2020

Houston, we have a great idea

Donegal engineer Shane Houston has combined his passion for designing and making products with his rural background rearing hens.

27th February, 2010

Donegal engineer Shane Houston has combined his passion for designing and making products with his rural background rearing hens.

In September 2008, the mechanical engineer founded his Chic-hens henhouse business after having spent most of the previous ten years building miniature model developments for architects. That business went into steep decline in recent years. The idea of Chic-hens evolved as a result.

Houston started from scratch and converted a friend’s cattle shed into a workshop. He...

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