Contract Research Unit (CRU)

About Us

The IT Sligo Contract Research Unit (CRU)  as part of the Research Office provides a dedicated outreach Research & Innovation support to regional enterprises, communities and individuals.

We offer:

  • Advice on funding initiatives available
  • Assistance with funding applications
  • Providing or sourcing the technical skills to develop your project

Key focus areas:

  • Design assistance for new or improved products or processes
  • Analysis and optimisation of resource, energy & waste streams
  • Innovative Waste reduction/recycling systems
  • Renewable energy and sustainable  technologies
  • CAD design and 3D prototyping

RD&I Coordinator

RD&I Engineer

RD&I Engineer

RD&I Technician

Research Office

Mel Gavin
gavin.mel@nullitsligo.ie
+353 (0) 86 3099184

Leo Murray
murray.leo@nullitsligo.ie
+353 (0) 87 2729224

Stevie Donnelly
donnelly.stevie@nullitsligo.ie
+353 (0) 89 6040488

Paul McNama
mcnama.paul@nullitsligo.ie
+353 (0) 86 0721306

John Bartlett
bartlett.john@nullitsligo.ie
+353 (0) 71 915 5314

Contract Research Unit
Research Office, Room G0030, Institute of Technology, Sligo.
Tel: 00353-71-9305825 Ext 5825