Who we are
Ltd was established in September 2002 by Robert Poots , a well known
figure in the local community as a dairy farmer and as the Managing Director
and Proprietor of the company, along with his wife Sylvia. Robert is a former
chairman of the County Down division of the Ulster Farmers Union ,
he presently sits on the Lisburn Strategy Partnership Board as
a representative of the rural community, is the founding chairman and a member
of Laganside Rural Development, an organisation
set up to assist the rural community, and has recently acquired the vice-chairman's
position of the Ulster Farmer Union's Rural Development Committee for Northern
What we do
The company specialises in acting as a consultancy agent for those
in a wide range of domains across all sectors of the community.
The company assists farmers pursuing diversification projects, in addition to those in the business sector requiring introduction into potential rural locations for the purposes of development and investment in the rural community.
to a demand from farmers seeking assistance with diversification and enquiries
from the business sector for introduction to potential rural locations for
development and investment in the rural community, Diversitec Ltd was set up
to facilitate, service and identify feasible projects through Northern
When looking for opportunities to diversify, farmers often find they are faced
with the lack of expertise and advice; there is no one to provide opportunities,
contacts or guidance – this is where Diversitec Ltd can help. Diversitec Ltd
specialise in providing opportunities, contacts and guidance to maximise the
potential of the client themselves or their assets.
The company is currently working on sports, power supply, manufacturing, storage
and development projects, involving Ireland, U.K., European and African companies
which include leading hotel chains and sports providers in addition to private
Throughout our research, planning, legal appraisal and management options,
the team can confidently evaluate any project.
The company concentrates on four general areas:
Of utmost importance to Diversitec Ltd is the preservation of the traditional
way of life, whilst introducing new investment and business opportunities to
the rural community. Farmers can benefit from approaching Diversitec Ltd when
seeking Diversification opportunities
as they will receive exceptional standards of expertise and advice. Diversitec
Ltd will assist in providing links between the farmer, property owners and
investors; maximising the benefits to each, as well as helping to sustain the
rural community and bringing value to all involved.
Planning and Development
Diversitec Ltd provides an excellent service that will guide and support you
through the Planning
and Development phases from the writing of your initial planning applications,
sourcing of potential sites and locating development facilities, through to
providing official representation before local planning authorities for appeals.
With our network of international contacts, both private individuals and
companies alike, we can put you in the driving seat of your future. Our
Project Management service is currently facilitating work in sports, power,
manufacturing, storage and development projects that expand across Ireland
, the U.K. , Europe and Africa . The most important and extensive of these
has been the Redevelopment of the Former Maze Prison Site. As a result
of our experience and expertise , we can confidently evaluate your project.
Since Diversitec Ltd is an independent consultancy and is run by active members of the rural community, we have a real understanding of the issues and concerns faced by our peers. We will source and initiate your Concept Design which will reveal new options that are available to you. As part of our flexible nature, we work on a diverse range of projects, at all magnitudes, from the revitalisation of village centres to that of worm farming, so as to meet the needs of our much valued clients.
Diversitec Ltd is responsible for one of the six proposals for the
regeneration of the Maze Prison site. Click here to view this impressive
example of our concept design service.