Belfast Telegraph

Saturday 19 April 2014

30. Seagate Technology

Vice President of Operations: Dr Brian Burns

Employment: 1,342

Turnover: £164.5m

Pre-tax profit: £11.1m

Seagate designs, manufactures and markets storage devices, including hard drives, solid state drives and hybrid drives

It provides products for a wide range of applications, including enterprise, desktop, mobile computing, consumer electronics and branded solutions.

At its wafer fabrication facility in Springtown, Londonderry, the company develops and manufactures recording heads, which write information onto and read information from the recording disk inside a hard drive product.

In the last year total employment has fallen by around 80 while turnover has edged higher and pre-tax profits have eased.

Contact

1 Disc Drive,

Springtown Industrial Estate,

Londonderry,

BT48 0BF.

Tel: 028 7127 4000

www.seagate.com