Project BlueJay


CLIENT: Intel Corporation, California, USA

Intel is a world leader in the design and manufacturing of essential products and technologies that power the cloud and an increasingly smart, connected world. Intel computer chips are some of the most complex devices ever manufactured, requiring advanced manufacturing technology.


LOCATION: Leixlip, Co Kildare, Republic of Ireland


PPS Pipeline Systems

Mercury Engineering, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

Mercury Engineering provides construction services. The Company offers general contracting, mechanical, electrical, data technologies, and maintenance management. Mercury Engineering serves the oil & gas, infrastructure, and manufacturing sectors.

PPS Pipeline Systems

Exyte GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany

Exyte is an international company for design, engineering, procurement, and construction in controlled and regulated environments. Its headquarters are located in Stuttgart (Germany). Exyte’s core business includes solutions for the semiconductor, life sciences and chemical industries as well as Data Centres The planning and design of high-tech production plants (especially cleanrooms) are the company’s main focus.

Firefly Welding has been selected by Mercury Engineering to work on Intel’s Fab34 Project Blue Jay in the Republic of Ireland.

The computer chip factory, set to go live in 2023, will double Intel Ireland’s manufacturing space and pave the way for production of the Intel 4 process technology.

Firefly Welding provide large bore welding and pipefitting crews. This project is the first ‘tier one’ project to be undertaken by Firefly Welding.