Electric.ie Magazine May/June 2023

ELECTRIC.IE • The Magazine & Website for the Irish Electrical Industry • 7 Rittal Phoenix Con ct Phoenix Contact in Ireland Phoenix Contact opened its of ce in Dublin. Ireland in 2004 bringing the brand closer to its growing Irish customer base. Eoghan Nelson (Country Manager) tells us “We provide support for the entire Phoenix Contact portfolio including commercial and technical requirements, across all manufacturing and service industry sectors. Phoenix product can be found in a wide spread of industries such as Energy, Infrastructure, Pharmaceutical, Medical, and Food and Beverage. We supply the Irish market directly and are further supported through an established network of distribution channels”. As part of the Phoenix Contact Group, we have a reliable parent / partner continuously driving the development of new products and solutions. With our experience in the Irish market and the facilities that we have developed here, we also get to provide feedback into the further technical development of products. The continuous and sustainable development of the Phoenix product portfolio allows us to look positively at the future in Ireland.” Together for the future Today, Phoenix Contact employs around 22,000 people and generated revenues of €3.6 billion in 2022. “In recent years in particular, we have experienced especially dynamic growth, which shows us that we can provide answers to the key questions of our times with our solutions,” stated Stührenberg as he assessed the revenue growth. Worldwide, Phoenix Contact manufactures in a production network spanning 11 countries in which the level of vertical integration varies. More than 50 international subsidiaries are part of the Phoenix Contact Group. In this way, the company is always close to the markets and customers. Together with customers and partners, Phoenix Contact develops solutions for the world of tomorrow using pioneering connection and automation technology. The integrated concepts, which include engineering and services, are applied in transportation infrastructure, e-mobility, for clean water, renewable energy and intelligent supply networks, and in energy-ef cient machine building and systems manufacturing. Social responsibility With its integrated actions, Phoenix Contact is committed to empowering the “All Electric Society,” a future in which energy from renewable resources is provided in suf cient quantities and in an economically sustainable manner throughout the world. In addition to the consistent generation and use of renewable energies, reducing primary energy demand through ef ciency measures and applying sector coupling in order to create intelligent and networked systems are key to this sustainable future. Phoenix Contact Offices in Ballymount. www.phoenixcontact.ie www.linkedin.com/company/phoenix-contact/ Phoenix Contact, Ireland. (Back Row L to R:) Tony Browne, Derek O’Connell, Kiyra Delany, Eoghan Nelson, David Murtagh, Mark Roache, Uvis Kalnins, David Redmond. (Front Row L to R:) Conal O’Reilly, Marina Petras, Keith Whitley.