Laois Co-Working Hubs
There are six co working hubs in the Laois Hubs Collective; Locations : Mountmellick, Portlaoise , Rathdowney ,Mountrath and Portarlington . A Creche, Gym, Tennis Courts, Restaurant and Coffee Dock are just some of the facilities available. For all contact details click here.
057 93 00036 firstname.lastname@example.org
087 285 2153 email@example.com
Portarlington Innovation Hub Portarlington
057 86 45405 firstname.lastname@example.org
Portlaoise Enterprise Centre Portlaoise
057 8688714/087 1435700 email@example.com
085 223 4444 firstname.lastname@example.org
057 86 24525 email@example.com
BLOOM HQ ——–MOUNTRATH
Situated in an old Brigidine Convent, it was donated to the Community in 2017.
Meeting space for 2-30 people with video conferencing facilities.
Up to 40 hot desk spaces available with varying membership options.
Catering available, free tea and coffee and coffee roastery onsite.
Renovated to a high standard while retaining original features like stain glass windows, onsite tennis and basketball courts.
Old Chapel to be renovated into a Conference Centre with full audio-visual. Capacity for up to 150 people.
Landscaped garden space with a coffee dock area.
On site Gym with full timetable of classes and showers
Bloom HQ is a social enterprise projects and all funds are reinvested into the community groups who utilise the space.
ERKINA DIGITAL HUB————– RATHDOWNEY
Dedicated working hub with eight individual offices
Conference room High speed wireless broadband with fibre currently being installed
On site café under development with plans to open October 2020
Meeting room Co working space with Covid spacing for 12 desks
Break Out area of 6,000sq feet with space available for 4 hot desks
650 car parking spaces
PORTARLINGON ENTERPRISE CENTRE INNOVATION HUB———PORTARLINGTON
A new innovation Hub which has changed the focus of the existing Enterprise Centre and created an environment for collaboration, networking and digital based design innovation
Hot desk spaces Designated Hot Desk spaces in a fixed, comfortable and professional space. Available for rent on a daily, weekly and monthly basis
Training Room/ Rooms
Coffee Dock Fab lab /Makerspace equipped with Laser Cutter/ 3D Printers, CNC Milling Machine and other ancillary equipment
12 light industrial units
6 offices and staffed reception area
2 meeting rooms
The new facility is well suited to start up enterprises, established companies and isolated work form homers, while at the same time appealing to commuters
Links to local and national support agencies
Links to third level institutions
Links to research and development opportunities
Networking and partnership opportunities
No licence agreements /utility bills/ commercial rates /refuse or cleaning charges
2 communal kitchens
Training rooms: Training Room 1 can be rented on either a half day, full day or weekly basis. Training Room 2 -There are several indoor and outdoor breakout spaces where participants can network before after and in between sessions .Training Room 2 -Practical training by ETB
PORTLAOISE ENTERPRISE CENTRE———PORTLAOISE
Established in 2007,Portlaoise Enterprise Centre has a long history of helping start up and growing business and was one of the first ventures of this its kind in Laois .hot desks, co working facilities ,small office spaces (1 -6) people , training facilities ( up to 14 people ) and industrial units.
Client can avail of access to meeting rooms, fibre broadband, kitchen facilities and car parking, all free of charge.
Regular in-house training and networking opportunities an all our clients have independent access to the building at all ties, in recognition that not all business people operate form 9 -5 Monday to Friday
Social enterprise operating in the community sector and overseen by a voluntary board of directors with a wide variety of skills and experience. Work closely with other support agencies including Laois Local Enterprise Office, Laois County Council Business Support Unity, Laois Chamber and Enterprise Ireland.
Members of the Laois Hub Collective, National Association of Community Enterprise Centres, the Midlands Network of Co Working Facilities and partners with the Guinness Enterprise Centre under their CoConnect programme
VISION 85 ——PORTLAOISE
Established in January 2019 at Clonminam Business Park Portlaoise
Incubation type hub
Over 13,500 Sq. Ft of office space providing over 32 office spaces from 1 person cubicles to 6-person.
Small kitchen area for tea and coffee.
Vodafone and SIRO sponsored hub with 1 GB in each unit
Future plans to add a coffee shop
70 free car parking spaces
3 meeting rooms – 6 person – 12 person and 24 person
Available to use 24/7 with secure electronic gates.
Covid changes …construction of 6 more offices, installing two metre space between desks and building six office cubicles for single workers.
Located in the Beale Centre at the MDA Business Park in Mountmellick.
State of the Art co working facility has 44 desks which comply with COVID distancing with capacity for expansion.
Also includes five commercial kitchens available for hire by food entrepreneurs
Meeting rooms which cater from 5 up to 80 persons along with an events area.
Canteen, 1.5 acres of free parking with on campus restaurant and Creche.
Part of the Mountmellick Development Association Group.
Services provided to Webmill clients through partnerships
Accommodation i.e. apartments, town houses and flats if required
Health & Safety
Finance & Financial Mentoring
Remote access to 3rd Level Institutions