Virtual Site Visit – Iarnród Éireann’s Limerick Works

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02 November 2021 18:30 - 08 October 2021 20:00
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Virtual Site Visit – Iarnród Éireann’s Limerick Works


18:30, Tuesday November 2nd, 2021

Online via ZOOM - Booking Essential via link:


Originally constructed in 1848 to serve the needs of the Waterford & Limerick Railway, Iarnród Éireann’s Limerick Works performs running & heavy maintenance on the entire Freight & Infrastructure Department’s fleet, as well as inspections & maintenance of the rolling stock for the Limerick & Cork commuter networks. 

With an introduction from the President of Engineers Ireland, Professor Orla Feely, and hosted by Iarnród Éireann’s, Chief Mechanical Engineer, Peter Smyth, you are invited to join a virtual tour of the Limerick Works, showcasing the excellent work done by Peter’s dedicated teams of engineers & technicians. 


The event will include a brief history of the Limerick Works, recent developments, video introductions to the maintenance processes & equipment used and the future plans for the Limerick Works.

Iarnród Éireann Limerick Works Virtual Site Visit 

There is no charge for this lecture, it is open to the public, but booking is essential. If you have any queries or difficulties with the registration link, please contact,

Mechanical & Manufacturing Division & IMechE event-organiser:

Diarmaid Cowhie



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Diarmuid Cowhie
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