Welcome to the LINC Engineering Network

LINC Engineering Network

The mission of the LINC Engineering Network is to bring companies together to increase the competitiveness of the region. We focus on the belief, “If the region is competitive we are more attractive for customers; suppliers and attracting talent”.

LINC Support


LINC Digitisation




LINC Innovation


Engineering Jobs

Job Creation

Carbon Reduction

Low Carbon

LINC Growth



What is LINC?

LINC Network is a member-led Engineering cluster of over 50 SME’s located in North Cork and East West Limerick. The LINC cluster acts as an exchange forum where members can build links, share experiences and undertake joint commercial activity.

LINC Member Meeting

Who is LINC for?

Our focus is Engineering SME’s in the East/ West Limerick and North Cork region who have the ambition to grow their business, a willingness to collaborate with others, and a desire to innovate and internationalise.

Background to LINC Engineering Network

Background to LINC

LINC Network originated in 2014 when a group of business owners met formally to progress a cluster for the region to share knowledge, develop capacity and capability and up-skill. In 2018 a part time coordianator was recruited to LINC to develop the original vision of the group.

Benefits of LINC Engineering Network

Why become a LINC member

There are many benefits to becoming a member of LINC Engineering Network including access to valuable peer learning, knowledge sharing, and support in identifying and applying for state funding. For a full list of benefits click benefits below.

Engineering Careers

Job vacancies with LINC Members

Members provide employment opportunities to over 2300 people across 19 towns and villages in East/ West Limerick and North Cork. Current vacancies with LINC members include internship, student placements, full-time positions in Engineering, administration, marketing, business development. View the member listing for a list of member firms.

Job Vacancies with LINC Members

Featured LINC Member

Donlouco Ireland Ltd

Meet Donlouco Ireland Ltd. A LINC member, Donlouco is a supplier of engineered parts, with it’s head office in Cork, Ireland. Offering manufacturing services from design right through to volume production and scheduled delivery to customers here in Ireland, UK and Europe.