DePuy Synthes Ireland

Founded in 1895, DePuy is the oldest manufacturer of orthopedic implants. Depuy’s Irish operation is based in Co. Cork and employs over 575 people. The Cork operation was established in 1997 to manufacture orthopedic hips and knees and has developed next generation orthopedic products and processes for the global market since 2008. DePuy Synthes, part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies, provides one of the most comprehensive orthopaedics portfolios in the world. DePuy Synthes solutions, in specialties including joint reconstruction, trauma, craniomaxillofacial, spinal surgery and sports medicine, are designed to advance patient care while delivering clinical and economic value to health care systems worldwide

Targeted industries

Prothesis, Medical device

Key interests


Upscaling facilities

Laser, Texturing during moulding

Testing facilities


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Main contact

Aidan Cloonan

External Research Project Lead