This section presents pharmaceutical projects that are announced from time-to-time around the world.

Almac Group Plans US$33.5 mn Global Expansion in Europe and North America by 2017

Introduction Almac Group plans to expand its operations in Europe and North America to increase its global headcount to reach 5 000 by 2017 Features The company will invest a further US335 million 27 million at Almacs US headquarter site in Souderton Pennsylvania as part of its ongoing grow..

Takeda to Build Manufacturing Plant with More than US$106mn in Germany

Introduction Takeda Pharmaceuticals Company Limited Takeda announced that the company will invest more than US10635 million 100 Million to build Dengue vaccine Manufacturing Plant in Singen Germany Features Takeda plans to meet unmet needs in dengue prevention through Dengue Vaccine Candida..

Phillips-Medisize Plans to Open New 80, 000 square foot Manufacturing Facility in Menomonie, WI

Introduction PhillipsMedisize Corporation plans to open a new 80000 square foot manufacturing facility on its Menomonie Wisconsin campus Features The manufacturing campus features advanced molding and assembly coldchain drug handling FDA dedicated clinical and pilot build facilities and serialisa..

GE Plans to Invest US$156 Million in a Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Campus in Cork, Ireland

Introduction GE plans to invest US156 million150 million in a new biopharmaceutical manufacturing campus on Industrial Development Agency IDA Irelands strategic site at Lough beg Ringaskiddy Co Cork Features The manufacturing campus will feature KUBio prefabricated offtheshelf biomanufacturing fa..

PCI Pharma Services plans for Capacity Expansion to Support Growth in Philadelphia, PA and Rockford, IL

Introduction PCI Pharma Services announced a capacity expansion program for its commercial contract packaging services at key sites in Philadelphia PA and Rockford IL Features The PCI Philadelphia facility which serves as the company headquarters recently expanded site capacity by adding addition..

Merck Invests €250 Million in Production Value Chain in China

Introduction Merck a leading science and technology company today inaugurated its 170 million Nantong pharmaceutical plant Merck also announced a further investment of around 80 million in a Life Science Center Features The Nantong pharmaceutical plant which is dedicated to producing highqualit..

Catalent Pharma Solutions Plans $34 Million Expansion Of Biologics Manufacturing Facility in Madison, Wisconsin

Introduction Catalent Pharma Solutions the leading global provider of advanced delivery technologies and development solutions for drugs biologics and consumer health products plans for a new 34 million extension to its stateoftheart Madison Wisconsin biologics manufacturing facility Features Whe..

Recipharm to invest €18 Million to increase blow fill seal capacity in Kaysersberg, France

Intorduction Recipharm the contract development and manufacturing organisation CDMO to invest 18 million to expand its blow fill seal BFS capacity at its site in Kaysersberg France Features The investment will see the introduction of a new blow fill seal high speed filling and packaging line brin..

Allergan to invest $200 Million for Facility Expansion in Waco, Texas

Introduction Allergan plc a leading global pharmaceutical company broke ground on a 200 million expansion of its Waco Texas facility Features The expansion will add 322000 square feet of manufacturing space to the current facility nearly doubling its current footprint Additionally the facility ex..

Pfizer to invest $200 Million for New Biologics Clinical Manufacturing Facility in Andover, Massachusetts

Introduction Pfizer Inc broke ground for its new biologics clinical manufacturing facility in Andover Massachusetts with an investment of 200 Million Features The New 175000 sq ft stateoftheart facility that will enable the production of highquality complex biologics and vaccines The new 5story b..