Newport-based manufacturer Industrial Automation and Control Ltd has furthered its sponsorship of the Dragons.

The Queensway Meadows, Newport-based company now has pride of place on the Dragons home and away jerseys on the right hand side shoulder.

IAC is one of the leading industrial control systems integrators in the UK, with operations world-wide. The company operates from a modern facility in Newport employing more than 65 people at this site and another 30 around the world.

IAC Ltd marketing and HR director Kath Lewis said: “We are long term backers of the Dragons and are delighted to have been able to boost our support for the local team in this way.

“We actively support the Dragons and often entertain IAC Ltd’s business guests from home and abroad at Dragon’s games at Rodney Parade.”

As well as featuring on the playing kit, IAC Ltd will sponsor the newly-signed South African international Zane Kirchner and Dragons stalwart Lewis Evans.

Dragons commercial sales manager Dai Jenkins said: “IAC has been a partner of the Dragons for many years. The company is an avid supporter of the region and has a business in South Africa which works hand-in-hand with the expansion of the Guinness PRO14. It’s a very exciting time for the company and we are delighted that it has chosen us to help promote its brand.”