ÉireComposites is an innovative design, manufacturing and testing company, involved in lightweight, high-performance fibre-reinforced composite materials, with an international customer base in the aerospace, wind energy, marine, Formula 1 racing and general automotive sectors. The company offers its customer an integrated service including accredited design, innovative tooling, manufacturing and testing in a single organisation. ÉireComposites is delivering composite components and assemblies for international aerospace programmes and participates in important European Union R&D programmes in the aerospace sector. The company holds world leading proprietary technology and know-how in thermoplastic composites, from glass-fibre polypropylene (Twintex®) to advanced carbon-fibre thermoplastics such as PEEK and PEKK, and has particular expertise in moulding of new liquid-moulded thermoplastic resins such as CBT®, APLC-12 and APLC-6. The WDC exited its investment when ÉireComposites was formed from the merger of a number of associated companies. The company employs 55 people in the Connemara Gaeltacht.