Westpark Shannon is at the centre of the Atlantic Way Corridor – a prime investment, talent and lifestyle location. It is located in County Clare between two nearby cities (Limerick and Galway) and is just 2 hours from Dublin.
The Atlantic Way Region is where businesses thrive: Locating at Westpark accelerates the Journey
The Atlantic Way Region is welcoming, vibrant and pro-business. It is a wonderful place to work and live. Here are some things to know:
Welcoming and Pro-Business – The Region is home to a welcoming and vibrant pro-business community. It is the base for a diverse range of over 200 overseas companies in ICT, life sciences, financial services, engineering, publishing, software, aviation and logistics. Famous names include Apple, Dell, Hewlett Packard, Intel, GECAS, Johnson & Johnson, Regeneron, Northern Trust, Cook Medical, Boston Scientific, AerCap, Pepper, DHL and Molex.
Talent Flow – There are two Universities and four technological colleges within the wider region, providing a student cohort of over 50,000, with over 18,000 graduates every year. New businesses can also call upon an inflow of proven talent from throughout Ireland and Europe, attracted by opportunity and lifestyle.
Air, Road, Rail & Bus – Our motorway and road network places Westpark within 3 hours of almost anywhere in Ireland. Dublin City and Airport are only 2 hours away by motorway; Limerick 20 minutes and Galway 60 minutes. Our rail and bus system links all major cities and towns, while Shannon Airport provides international connections to the US, UK and Europe.
Shannon Estuary – This is one of Europe’s deepest natural water courses and has the busiest bulk ports in Ireland.
Telecommunications – We have one of the most advanced and competitive telecommunications infrastructures in Europe. Westpark Shannon is particularly advanced and is future-proofed for ICT. It has a carrier-neutral, world-class fibre-optic network which enables you to select from a wide choice of international carriers for world-wide connectivity.
Cities, Towns and Villages – Limerick and Galway are thriving cities and there are busy towns and idyllic villages within easy reach – all great for shopping, leisure, activities and nightlife. Limerick City is just 20 minutes from Westpark and Galway 60 minutes. Dublin is just a 2 hour motorway drive.
Great Beauty, Great Activity – You will enjoy amazing scenery, a rugged Atlantic coastline, cultural and historical attractions, and a wide range of activities from surfing, diving and horse riding to golfing on some of the best parkland and links courses in the world.
Healthcare, World-Class Education and Childcare – We have a topclass healthcare system with public and private hospitals, and we have one of the world’s best educational systems - with excellent schools, technical colleges and universities. Crèches and playschools are located in all our cities and large towns.
Quality Affordable Houses – The region offers quality and affordable housing and rentals (up to half the cost of comparable houses in Dublin).
Shorter Travel Times to Work – One in every three people are home within 15 minutes of leaving work and two in every three within 30 minutes.
Climate – The Region has a temperate climate, with no extremes, which makes it ideal as a lifestyle and business location.
The Atlantic Way Corridor is where businesses start, expand, grow and succeed. Locating at Westpark Shannon accelerates the journey.
Westpark is centred between two university cities Limerick and Galway and just 2 hours from Dublin by motorway.