Over 130 new jobs for Dublin

New software and manufacturing positions will be created in Dublin.

New software and manufacturing positions will be created in Dublin.

Wed, Feb 27, 2013, 00:00

More than 130 new jobs have been announced by two companies in Dublin this morning.

Guidewire, a global provider of software solutions to the general insurance industry, is to create 75 new jobs at its global services and regional development centre in Blanchardstown, Dublin.

Ecocem Ireland, a cement company based at Dublin Port, also revealed plans to create 61 jobs in a new plant at the port.

Ecocem said 25 jobs will be created with further 36 indirect jobs being created though other Irish-based suppliers. The new plant will be used to bag the company's eco-friendly cement.