Burnfoot company confirms the creation of 70 new jobs

70 research and development jobs are to be created in Co Donegal

The Tanaiste made the announcement at E and I Engineering Headquarters in Burnfoot.

The company provides power distribution services throughout Ireland, the UK and mainland Europe and have recently worked on Dublin's Aviva stadium

The three million euro investment is being supported by Enterprise Ireland

The Companys Executive Director is Philip O Doherty - he says they have worked hard to weather the recession: