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National Survey Respondents

The Modelling, Simulation and Research Group (MSRG) recently launched a national survey on Irish manufacturing SMEs and obtained an overall response rate of 37.5%. The aim of the survey was to gain insight at a national level of the intricacies of manufacturing in SMEs and to understand various aspects of their business. Specifically insight was

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Are SMEs Simulation-aware?

Business is constantly changing and in today’s fast paced environment SMEs are faced with the task of sourcing new and innovative ways to improve their manufacturing design and operations. Simulation is one such avenue open to SMEs to improve their business and enhance their performance. While mostly utilised by larger companies, simulation can potentially offer

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Manufacturing SME Survey Complete

Our national survey on SME manufacturing in Ireland is now complete and we would like to thank you for taking the time out to complete the survey. We received an incredibly positive response and achieved an overall response rate of 37.5%. The insight gained from your participation is invaluable and is helping us to move

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