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SL Controls Team at Explore Engineering 2022

Successful Return of the Explore Engineering Showcase in Limerick

The SL Controls team was delighted to have been involved in this year’s Explore Engineering Showcase in Limerick. The event, which was formerly known as Limerick for Engineering, took place at the end of last week after a two-year absence because of the Covid-19 pandemic.   The Explore Engineering Showcase promotes engineering as a career …

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SL Controls Raises Money for 2022 Darkness Into Light Fundraiser

SL Controls Raises Money for 2022 Darkness Into Light Fundraiser

Employees at SL Controls took part in the Darkness Into Light fundraising event over the weekend. The money raised across Ireland as part of this event is for the suicide and self-harm prevention organisation, Pieta House. SL Controls has taken part in Darkness Into Light for several years, including the curtailed events that took place …

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SL Controls Engineers Introduce Engineering to Primary School Children as Part of STEAM Initiative

SL Controls Engineers Introduce Engineering to Primary School Children as Part of STEAM Initiative

Talk to any business leader in the field of engineering and they will tell you we need more people to enter the profession, particularly from under-represented groups like women. So, when the opportunity came up to participate in a STEAM initiative, we were excited to get involved. STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and …

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MEET THE TEAM - Michael Duffy

Meet the Team – Michael Duffy, SL Controls Quality and Validation Engineer

What do you do at SL Controls? I am a Quality and Validation Engineer working on projects for large multinational pharmaceutical companies. My role involves reviewing quality documentation for quality systems and documentation for the validation of facilities, utilities, and equipment. The documents I review include user requirements, design specifications, performance qualifications, etc. Describe your …

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SL Controls International Women's Day 2022

Women Should Break Free from Perceived Norms to Create their Own Path into Engineering

There are lots of different paths you can take to become an engineer, so don’t just follow the traditional route of going to college to get an engineering degree. That’s the message from Fiona Chung on International Women’s Day. Fiona is a Validation Engineer at SL Controls. This year’s theme for International Women’s Day is …

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Meet the Team – Fiona Chung, SL Controls Validation Engineer

Meet the Team – Fiona Chung, SL Controls Validation Engineer

What do you do at SL Controls? I am a validation engineer. I work with clients to ensure their manufacturing systems are compliant with industry-specific standards and regulations. Describe your job without using the words engineer or engineering. My role is to plan, create, and execute tests that check if a company’s manufacturing system produces …

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Enhancing the SL Controls Offering with Ignition and POMS Certification

Enhancing the SL Controls Offering with Ignition and POMS Certification

We have a broad range of capabilities at SL Controls and a philosophy of being technology agnostic. This makes it possible for us to deliver equipment systems integration, automation, and smart manufacturing solutions to a diverse range of clients. We also have an approach at SL Controls of continuous improvement, both in the skills and …

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Project Management The Importance of Economies of Repetition in Industry 4 0 Projects

Project Management: The Importance of Economies of Repetition in Industry 4.0 Projects

One of the business outcomes that manufacturers want to achieve with Industry 4.0 projects is repeatability. Repeatability is about creating solutions that can be reliably and efficiently deployed multiple times. This goal of repeatability is also important in the delivery of Industry 4.0 and smart manufacturing projects. In project management, this can be referred to …

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SL Controls Shortlisted for Limerick Business Awards 2021

SL Controls Shortlisted for Limerick Business Awards 2021

SL Controls has been shortlisted for an award at this year’s Limerick Chamber of Commerce Business Awards. We are in the running for the Best Employer: Employee Talent Development & Workplace Wellness award. It recognises companies that set high standards for wellness and talent development, and that create world-class working conditions for employees. The other …

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