T.E. Laboratories Ltd T/A TelLab is a very unique SME which has continued to expand and diversify over its 24 year history in Tullow, Co. Carlow, Ireland. The companys ability to attract a highly skilled and educated workforce of engineers, scientists, chemists and professionals has resulted in the company leading several industry sectors in research, design and innovation through chemistry, engineering and academic research.
Founded in 1991 the company has four divisions each specialising in their own fields. In 2010 TelLab moved into a custom built state-of-the-art facility. Each laboratory was fitted with specialist laboratory equipment and workspaces.
TelLab divisions are:
- Environmental Laboratory- specialises in water and waste water analysis. The laboratory is accredited to ISO 17025 standard.
- Lubrication Laboratory - Is Irelands only oil analysis laboratory, which operates to ISO 9001:2008 standards and tests all oil samples in-house. This laboratory focuses on machine care, lubrication and transformer oil analysis.
- Chemical and reagent production laboratory - This laboratory is unique in its service offering. All chemicals are manufactured specifically to the clients individual requirements (size, concentration, labelling) and and procedures (if supplied).
- Research & development laboratory - Supported by a large team of pre & post doctorates, the R&D department works on significant EU Funded projects with partners, universities and government representatives across Europe.
Research and development plays an integral role within TE Laboratories. Research is carried out in all areas of the company’s activities and TelLab continuously aims to be at the forefront of unique technology and research.
We are currently involved in several funded projects as both partner and coordinator. These projects include multiple nationally funded research projects, three H2020 funded projects, and seven EU FP7 projects.