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Future Cast

Future Cast is an Innovation, Education, and R&D centre focussed on the Construction and Quarrying industries. We work with companies in these sectors and throughout their manufacturing supply chains on projects to increase the adoption of advanced technology and processes.

Future Cast has  a remit to research and disseminate technologies in Industry 4.0 to our member companies.

Our Services


Innovation is a key pillar of the Future Cast ethos, we work closely with industry to realise the benefits of innovative solutions for their problems.


Future Cast provides subsidised training through the Industry 4.0 Skillnet in advanced technology and processes as well as bespoke training for industry.

Research and Development

Our Research & Development Centre is based in Manorhamilton and showcases emerging technologies and ‘modern methods of construction’.

Digital Twin

A digital twin is a virtual model designed to accurately reflect a physical object. It’s effective for practical purposes for simulation, integration, training & maintenance.

We here in Future Cast through our partnership with TYR3D, are working on several different new and innovative industry 4.0 technologies, with a particular focus on applying them in the Manufacturing and Construction Industries.

Become a Member

Join Ireland’s fastest growing community of technology enabled companies and benefit from the Education, Innovation and Research into new technologies provided to our members. We offer flexible rates for companies of any size in the construction and quarrying industries (including their supply chains).

Membership allows access to our world class training and development through the Industry 4.0 Skillnet. Members can avail of a range of Skillnet courses for free as part of their membership. This allows companies to advance the skills and knowledge of their employees in advanced technologies and processes, improving employee value and retention rates.

The Industry 4.0 Skillnet

Future Cast is the promoting agency of the Industry 4.0 Skillnet. The Industry 4.0 Skillnet is a government subsidised organisation that aims to make training and development more accessible and cheaper for targeted industries in industry 4.0 technologies. It does this by applying a “Skillnet discount” to relevant training courses.

The industry 4.0 Skillnet provides training in areas such as:

  • PLC systems
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Agile & Lean
  • Virtual and Augmented reality
  • 3D printing and Additive manufacturing

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Join Future Cast

Future Cast membership is open to all companies in the Construction, Quarrying industries, including their supply chains. We offer a range of supports and benefits to an annual membership to provide real tangible benefits to our members.

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