Coleraine-based waste and environmental specialist ATG Group, has secured a £3.5 million contract in the republic.
The contract, secured with the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine to treat and dispose contaminated dredge material is under way. It follows a major £1 million investment in the business and the creation of 14 jobs.
Making the announcement, Dr Mark McKinney, managing director of ATG Group, said: “To help increase our export sales, we are investing £1 million in our business and are recruiting new staff. This has meant we have been able to win this major contract in partnership with ABCO Marine in Killybegs harbour.