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In the News (Sun 21 Jul 19)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
The N28 itself, which begins in Ringaskiddy village at the entry to the Ferryport, runs generally westwards, with a number of roundabouts at various points, including at the entrances of some of the large industrial plants, and also at Shanbally village (where it immediately adjoins a public house, shop, Church and primary school).
Within Ringaskiddy, the N28 is generally a wide single carriageway road, but north of Shannonpark roundabout, along Carr’s Hill, it is quite narrow and rural in character.
CASP states that industrial lands in Ringaskiddy are to be reserved for port-related and complementary uses, which the proposed development is not.
www.pleanala.ie /REP/131/R131196.DOC   (16061 words)

  
 Valuation Tribunal - rates valuation appeals nationwide
(1) Ringaskiddy has developed over the last 10 years as a deep water port and ferry terminal, but that it only enjoyed limited success as a port as most of the adjoining industrial users do not use the port and there is only a seasonal ferry service.
Boland submitted that while Ringaskiddy was set up as a port side development with high ambitions principally for the chemical industry, it had failed to generate any significant port type trade which could be of help to the business which would be carried on in a standard industrial unit, such as the subject premises.
Stapleton's reference to promotional literature for the Ringaskiddy estate, which indicated that the strategy of the developers of the estate was to ensure the development of port related continuous process industries.
www.valuation-trib.ie /categories/factory/VA92_3_029.htm   (1493 words)

  
 The Telegraph - Calcutta : At Leisure   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
Ringaskiddy is about to be catapulted into the 21st century with not one but two Hollywood film companies fighting over its sudden claim to fame — as the home of the best lovers in Ireland.
When David McGrath, a writer of Irish origin, heard about Ringaskiddy’s boast that it was the romantic capital of Ireland, he hopped on the ferry to Cork, and did a bit of research for himself.
Since the pharmaceutical company’s arrival Ringaskiddy and its surrounding villages have thrived and it is now one of the fastest growing communities in Ireland.
www.telegraphindia.com /1030614/asp/atleisure/story_2067807.asp   (916 words)

  
 Santa Anita Race Report: King Juan | bloodhorse.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
Garcia pulled Ringaskiddy from the claiming ranks for just $50,000 early last year, and in less than four months, he had turned him into a stakes winner.
A confirmed closer though, Ringaskiddy was at the mercy of a slow pace that afternoon.
Ringaskiddy, however, knifed to his inside, took over passing the eighth pole, and went on to win by 3 1/2 lengths.
www.bloodhorse.com /articleindex/article.asp?id=9213   (1143 words)

  
 Seeking hard evidence to Irish blarney - theage.com.au
Ms Davies pulls another pint behind the cramped bar of the Ringaskiddy Inn, in the centre of sleepy Ringaskiddy village on Ireland's Atlantic coast, 15 kilometres from Cork.
Ringaskiddy is about to be catapulted into the 21st century with not one but two Hollywood film companies fighting over its sudden claim to fame - as the home of the best lovers in Ireland.
When David McGrath, a writer of Irish origin, heard about Ringaskiddy's claim to be the romantic capital of Ireland, he took the ferry to Cork and did a bit of research for himself.
www.theage.com.au /articles/2003/06/08/1055010871620.html   (479 words)

  
 2002 Cal-bred News
Ringaskiddy, the Quicken Tree defending champ, won the San Juan Capistrano and is already bouncing off the walls of his stall as if he hadn't just run 14 furlongs.
As for Ringaskiddy, he did not completely rule out running his Grade I winner on seven days rest, but he did not sound comfortable with the thought of wheeling the 6-year-old gelded son of Slewvescent right back.
In addition to winner Ringaskiddy, fellow Cal-breds Continental Red and Speedy Pick finished third and sixth in the San Juan Capistrano.
www.ctba.com /02news/calbreds345.htm   (329 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Ringaskiddy
Ringaskiddy (Irish: Rinn an Scidígh) is a village south of Cork city, in County Cork, Ireland.
The company also produces some 17 other products, the main one being Norvasc, which is used in the treatment of hypertension and angina, and is one of Ireland's largest sources of investment.
The OSP4 facility is capable of producing primary bulk, batch pharmaceutical products at a nominal reactor capacity of 150,000 litres and six lines of these at full production scale.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Ringaskiddy   (453 words)

  
 Premier Molasses: Third Party SStorage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
Premier Molasses bulk liquid storage facility at Ringaskiddy, Cork, on the deep water berth, comprising of a tank farm with current capacity of 13,500m³ with plans for an additional 20,000 m³ storage of varying tank sizes.
With the strong growth in the pharm/chem industry in Ringaskiddy and Little Island Premier Molasses bulk liquid storage facility is ideally situated for suppliers to the pharm/chem industry.
Ringaskiddy, in the lower harbour, has been developed as a significant site for industrial development.
www.premiermolasses.ie /storage.htm   (533 words)

  
 Irish Business News, June 30, 1998
This facility at Ringaskiddy, Co. Cork, will eventually employ 70 people and will also include a quality control service laboratory, which hopes to be up and running by the end of the year 2000.
A recognised leader in the area of Healthcare, Agri-business and Nutrition, it currently employs over 300 people in Ringaskiddy, but it is projected this will rise to 360 by the end of the year.
Since then, the volume increased to over 72 tonnes last year and this trend is expected to continue with the additional manufacturing capacity of the company in the next number of years.
archives.tcm.ie /irishexaminer/1998/06/30/bhead.htm   (3868 words)

  
 RTE News - Cork Port firm plans Ringaskiddy port   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
A new container terminal will be built at Ringaskiddy where a deepwater ferryport already exists, and the port also intends to construct bulk handling facilities there over the next few years.
The company is beginning a series of public consultations tonight that will last over the next few days with the local community in order to build public support for their plans.
The new container terminal and another roll/on roll/off facility to be built at Ringaskiddy, in addition to the bulk terminal, will change the face of the harbour area, but the company says it is necessary to continue Cork's economic growth.
www.rte.ie /news/2005/1205/marine.html   (261 words)

  
 ESPN.com - Horse Racing - Ringaskiddy rallies to win San Juan Capsitrano
Ridden by Eddie Delahoussaye and carrying 116 pounds, Ringaskiddy covered about 1 3/4 miles on turf in 2:44 2-5 and paid $22.40, $9.40 and $5.40.
Ringaskiddy, the 6-year-old son of Slewvescent, became the first California-bred to win a San Juan Capistrano since Queen's Hustler in 1973.
Ringaskiddy rallied from 18 lengths off the pace after one mile in the race for 4-year-olds and up.
espn.go.com /horse/news/2002/0418/1370810.html   (295 words)

  
 Gold Rush 2002   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
Ringaskiddy, a 5-year-old gelding he had claimed at Santa Anita in January for $50,000, had just scored his initial stakes victory in the 1 1/2-mile Quicken Tree Stakes at 22-1 odds.
He moved Ringaskiddy from eighth place between horses on the far turn, splitting rivals in midstretch.
Ringaskiddy was third in the Cal Cup Mile and a fast-closing fourth behind Continental Red in the San Luis Rey.
www.ctba.com /goldrush02/rings.htm   (406 words)

  
 Irish Times Article - Agency gives go-ahead for first toxic waste incinerator   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
The Ringaskiddy plant, which will cost €75 million initially, will handle some 100,000 tonnes annually of hazardous and non-hazardous industrial and commercial waste.
The Ringaskiddy plant was approved by An Bord Pleanála last January, despite the opposition of one of its own senior inspectors who recommended 14 reasons for refusal.
Mr Martin was accused by the Opposition of adopting a contradictory stance on the project earlier this year when he said he was always opposed to building an incinerator in Ringaskiddy but insisted he supported Government waste policy.
www.ireland.com /newspaper/front/2004/1027/569548365HM1INCINERATORS.html   (483 words)

  
 Hollywood Park | Bet The Races | Racing News | 06.11.2004 |
INGLEWOOD, Calif. (June 11, 2004) - Ringaskiddy, an 8-year-old gelding who is winless since capturing Santa Anita's Grade I San Juan Capistrano Handicap by 3 1/2 lengths over two years ago, will attempt to return to the winner's circle in Sunday's fifth running of the $100,000 Quicken Tree Stakes at Hollywood Park.
Ringaskiddy is well-acquainted with the mile-and-one-half turf race for California-breds.
Not long after his victory in the 2002 San Juan Capistrano, Ringaskiddy went on the shelf for 15 months.
www.hollywoodpark.com /bet_the_races/racing_news/racing_news_06112004.html   (356 words)

  
 Limericks Live 95FM   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
Employees at the ADM plant in Ringaskiddy in east Cork are to stage a demonstration today sparked by what they claim are unacceptable practices by management.
SIPTU officials have requested the intervention of the Tánaiste in an attempt to resolve the standoff between staff and management at the ADM plant in Ringaskiddy.
Employees at the plant are to hold a demonstration tomorrow to highlight their grievances over the introduction of a new shift structure at the plant without without consulting them.
www.95fm.ie /newsroom/indepth.asp?id=31096&pt=n   (174 words)

  
 Brace yourself, Bridget: love is in the air - smh.com.au
As she pulls another pint behind the cramped bar of the Ringaskiddy Inn, in the centre of Ringaskiddy - a sleepy, picturesque village on Ireland's Atlantic coast, 15 kilometres from Cork - Ms Davies knows all the customers and what they drink.
Whether it is true or not, the locals are convinced that ever since Pfizer, the American-owned company that manufactures Viagra, started producing the drug's active ingredient in its Ringaskiddy factory five years ago, the townsfolk have become Ireland's gold medal-winning sexual athletes.
Maverick's film is planned to be set in California, disappointing many Ringaskiddy locals who had hoped to win roles as extras.
www.smh.com.au /articles/2003/06/08/1055010876485.html   (644 words)

  
 Pfizer Pharmaceuticals
For a chemist it meant new challenges and opportunities such as visiting the research site that had discovered and developed the product to a stage where a new drug application (NDA) had been submitted to the FDA and European regulators.
It was the chemists' responsibility to learn the processing details and then carry out the process at laboratory scale in the Ringaskiddy laboratory.
The role of a chemist in Ringaskiddy today is just as challenging as it was when I started.
www.irishscientist.ie /2000/075s.xml   (744 words)

  
 Guardian | Pass notes
Ringaskiddy in County Cork is where Viagra is manufactured.
It seems that the good people of Ringaskiddy are being, shall we say, a little affected by the fumes from the nearby Pfizer factory.
Surely Ringaskiddy has other things going for it than rumours of horny residents.
www.guardian.co.uk /print/0,3858,4682241-103680,00.html   (238 words)

  
 Pfizer Ireland Pharmaceuticals (Manufacturing Sites) >> Ringaskiddy API Plant >> History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
Pfizer was one of the first US pharmaceutical businesses to locate in Ireland and set up its first production facility in Ringaskiddy in 1969 to produce food chemicals, including citric acid and gluconate products.
In 2001, OSP4 was successfully completed to enable Ringaskiddy to continue to meet growing production demands by increasing overall capacity on the site by a further 40 percent.
Pfizer at Ringaskiddy exports bulk pharmaceuticals, the active ingredients in Pfizer's medication for both humans and animals.
www.pfizer.ie /CMS/autogen/93.htm   (201 words)

  
 Hollywood Park | Bet The Races | Racing News | 06.11.2004 |
Owned in partnership with Leonard Scofield and trained by Juan Garcia, Ringaskiddy will face five rival marathoners including filly Shalini when striving to undo an eight-race losing streak.
Ringaskiddy has earned $626,775 from a career record of 6-12-9 in 53 races.
Shalini's only previous start against males was in last year's Quicken Tree when she dead-heated for second with Lily's Lad behind millionaire Continental Red.
hollywoodpark.com /bet_the_races/racing_news/racing_news_06112004.html   (356 words)

  
 Ringaskiddy - Indaver Ireland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
The development is in line with the EPA Hazardous Waste Plan which calls for the development of Thermal Treatment capacity for hazardous waste in order to achieve self sufficiency and reduce Irelands over reliance on waste disposal facilities abroad.
In November 2001 a planning application was lodged with Cork County Council for the construction of Phase I of the Ringaskiddy Waste Management facility.
An Bord Pleanala held an oral hearing of appeals to the proposed facility from 22nd September to 10th October 2003 and granted planning permission for the proposed facility subject to 27 conditions on the 16th January 2004.
www.indaver.ie /proj_ring_1.asp   (979 words)

  
 Location of the CMRC
Continue through Ringaskiddy until you reach the end of the road (parking ahead).
Continue through Ringaskiddy until you reach the end of the road (paking ahead).
Busses to Haulbowline are limited; other busses end in Ringaskiddy, which is a fairly short walk from Haulbowline.
cmrc.ucc.ie /pages/location.htm   (403 words)

  
 ::: u.tv :::   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
An application to appeal the decision by An Bórd Pleanála to grant planning permission for a toxic-waste incinerator at Ringaskiddy in east Cork will be heard on Monday.
The action is being taken by 11 individuals; members of the Ringaskiddy Residents` Association.
Residents of the Lower Cork Harbour area have previously lodged papers claiming the plans by Indaver to build the facility in Ringaskiddy are in breach of European law.
www.utvlive.com /newsroom/indepth.asp?id=44721&pt=n   (245 words)

  
 Welcome to the Irish Maritime Development Office [IMDO] - Port of Cork
The Ringaskiddy Deepwater berth can accommodate fully laden Panamax size vessels while the car ferry/ Roll on /Roll off terminal is one of the most modern in Ireland.
At Ringaskiddy Deepwater Terminal water is supplied to vessels by the Port of Cork while Ringaskiddy Stevedoring supply water at the Ringaskiddy Ferry Terminal.
At Tivoli, the City Quays and the Ringaskiddy Deepwater Terminal stevedoring services are provided by private stevedores while at Ringaskiddy Ferry Terminal stevedoring is undertaken by Ringaskiddy Stevedoring Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Port of Cork Company.
www.imdo.ie /port_of_cork.htm   (696 words)

  
 Cork - Rinagskiddy - County Cork - Ireland
Gaelic games and drama, Ringaskiddy has been transformed into a modern deepwater ferryport, offering easy access to the beauty spots of Cork and Kerry through a fast developing road network.
The ferry terminal has excellent facilities and BandB accommodation is available locally.
In times past and as part of the harbour defences against invasion by Napoleon, the English built a Martello Tower in 1804 which still stands above the village in view of the offshore islands of Haulbowline and Spike.
www.cork-guide.ie /ovt/ringaskiddy.html   (141 words)

  
 Love is the drug - theage.com.au
Along the main street of the village of Ringaskiddy, next to the oratory, a statue of the Son of God cuts a splendid dash in a white robe and red cape.
The works at Ringaskiddy and nearby Little Island contribute more than £50 million ($A89 million) a year to the local economy in the way of salaries.
Meanwhile, at the Ringaskiddy Inn, barmaid Christine Davis is busy pulling lunchtime pints for a gaggle of locals.
www.theage.com.au /articles/2003/06/18/1055828360181.html   (1918 words)

  
 Pharmaceutical Technology - Ringaskiddy Pfizer Pharmaceutical and Viagra Plant - Ireland
The process of construction began in 1998 in a response to the anticipated global demand for Sildenafil citrate, the active pharmaceutical ingredient of Viagra (used to treat erectile dysfunction disorders).
Pfizer entered Ireland with a citric acid plant at Ringaskiddy in 1969.
Pfizer manufactures the active pharmaceutical ingredients for Viagra at Ringaskiddy, which accounts for 15% of its total output.
www.pharmaceutical-technology.com /projects/ringaskiddy   (806 words)

  
 IrishExaminer.com: Democracy incinerated in pursuit of something called common good   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
As China welcomes the year of the monkey, maybe the people of Ringaskiddy should mark the year of the three monkeys.
In the context of Ringaskiddy, where local democracy has been trampled on disgracefully, it is over the top to suggest that the people there are unconcerned about the common good.
If you are a resident of Ringaskiddy, or its hinterland, you certainly would, and with just cause.
www.irishexaminer.com /text/story.asp?j=4873619820&p=48736y988x&n=4873619922   (1176 words)

  
 Boyle asks Government ministers to end hypocritical statements on Ringaskiddy incinerator / Latest News / News / Home - ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
It is pure hypocrisy for Micheál Martin to state that the people in the Ringaskiddy area have genuine concerns about the health risks associated with incineration, and yet that he supports the Government in their incineration policy.
It is pure hypocrisy for Willie O’Dea to say to say that he supports the Government policy on incineration while also reiterating that the proposed site in Ringaskiddy is quite inappropriate.
They must not be allowed to continue to try to placate their constituents by saying that they oppose the site for the Ringaskiddy incinerator, while keeping their Fianna Fáil overlords happy by saying that they support Government policy on incineration.
www.greenparty.ie /en/news/latest_news/boyle_asks_government_ministers_to_end_hypocritical_statements_on_ringaskiddy_incinerator   (391 words)

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