Quinn Industrial Holdings awarded Engineers Ireland CPD Accredited Employer Standard

Quinn Industrial Holdings awarded Engineers Ireland CPD Accredited Employer Standard

10 December 2018 at 11:01
 
Quinn Industrial Holdings has been awarded the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Accredited Employer Standard by Engineers Ireland in recognition of their continuing professional development strategy. 
 
Based in Derrylin, Co. Fermanagh and with a turnover of £200 million, Quinn Industrial Holding and its subsidiaries employ 840 staff. The organisation is a leading provider of building materials including: cement, related quarry and concrete products, as well as insulation systems. More recently the business has focussed on the provision of integrated construction systems and solutions to its customers, including in-depth architectural and technical support services. It also manufactures rigid plastic packaging products and is a leading producer of plastic packaging with a diverse product range including meat trays, mushroom punnets and dairy spreads for the rigid food packaging sector.  
 
At the parchment presentation at the organisation’s headquarters in Derrylin, Dee Kehoe, CPD Director at Engineers Ireland, congratulated Quinn Industrial Holdings on achieving the accredited standard and said: “I wish to congratulate Quinn Industrial Holdings for their dedication to professional development and achieving CPD Accredited Employer status.  Investment in professional development is essential for engineering organisations to gain a competitive edge and achieve results on a local and international level. It is clear that the senior management team has a strong commitment to developing its people and will continue to benefit from the strategic approach facilitated by the CPD Accredited Employer standard.”
 
The Engineers Ireland CPD Accredited Employer Standard is a strategic framework which enables engineers and engineering employers raise competency levels and deliver tangible business benefits by investing in engineers through continuing professional development.