Press Release – JFC Plastics – Stratford-Upon-Avon, UK

17th October 2018 The Management of JFC Group wish to confirm that JFC Civils operations facility in Stratford-Upon-Avon, UK experienced a fire on 16th October 2018 which destroyed a warehouse and stock. The cause of the fire has not yet been identified. All employees and on-site personnel followed safety procedures and were safely evacuated from the site. The Manufacturing facility which produces CorriPipe™ and CorriDuct Twin-wall Pipe was not impacted therefore production will resume following a site investigation and official clearance. We wish to thank the various fire departments, [...]

Female Leadership Award

Miriam Concannon, JFC Group wins the Anna May McHugh Female Leadership Award at the National Ploughing Championships 2018 Julie Sinnamon, CEO, Enterprise Ireland today presented Miriam Concannon from JFC Group with the Anna May McHugh Female Leadership Award at the Enterprise Ireland Innovation Arena at the National Ploughing Championships 2018. JFC Group is an international business, based in Tuam, County Galway renowned for manufacturing and supplying specialised innovative, high-quality plastic products and accessories to the agricultural industry. Miriam Concannon is a driving force [...]

JFC Agri takes Calf Feeding to the next Level with the Evolution Calf Feeder

Over 30 years ago a TV appearance first highlighted, somewhat humorously, how a farmer could feed six calves at a time using two JFC Multi-Buckets.  But now, almost in agri-science fiction style, the firm have launched a revolutionary automated Calf Feeder which can feed over 140 calves without using a bucket. At a time when it is difficult and expensive for farmers to get workers, this automated Feeder can be programmed by one person to feed 140 calves.   A micro-chip on the calf’s ear ensures that each calf gets the correct amount of milk every time and if they don’t the Feeder informs [...]

Visit JFC Marine at IALA 2018

JFC Marine exhibiting at the IALA Conference 2018 on 28th May – 1st June Incheon, Republic of Korea. The 19th IALA Conference 2018 is the largest international gathering on the aids to navigation in which national, industrial, and associate members from around the world gather to discuss new technologies and new policy directions for the enhancement of safe waterway. The  Conference 2018 under the theme ‘Successful Voyages, Sustainable Planet’, will look to discussing ways to coordinate the continuous improvement and harmonization of marine aids to navigation to the benefit of safety of [...]