Irish Chamber members, Almac Group and ICON Clinical Research, are among the top 10 Irish companies operating in the U.S. (by numbers employed)
Spark Therapeutics Inc. said Thursday it is expanding its research-and-development operations in West Philadelphia in a move expected to create nearly 500 high-paying jobs.
The gene therapy company spun out of Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is getting a $2 million Department of Community and Economic Development grant and a $7.5 million grant from the Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program to support the project.
Spark’s new site will be located on Market Street in Brandywine Realty Trust’s $3 billion Schuylkill Yards development project with Drexel University. The company’s existing offices are at 3737 Market Street.
“This expansion is proof of our continued commitment to research, development, and innovation in West Philadelphia and of our determination to offer new genetic treatments for people living with genetic diseases,” said Co-founder and CEO Jeffrey D. Marrazzo.
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Almac Group Invests to Expand its Existing North Carolina Facility
Continued expansion and investment to support increasing client demand
|Souderton, PA, US, 10 October 2018 – Almac Group, the global contract pharmaceutical development and manufacturing organisation, today announced the completion of an investment in its Durham, North Carolina Clinical Services’ and Diagnostic Services’ capabilities with the opening of a 24,000 sq. ft. building.|
Teleflex Acquires Essential Medical
Acquisition expands presence in structural heart and endovascular aneurysm repair markets by adding unique large bore closure system
October 04, 2018 05:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time
Arran Chemical Company Completes Stage II of its Strategic Plan “ADAPT”
Completion of multi-million Euro expansion of manufacturing capacity and deployment of next generation production technologies
|Athlone, Ireland, 09 October 2018 – as reported in October 2017, Irish based Arran Chemical Company, has responded to client demand for the provision of fine chemicals, pharmaceutical intermediates and advanced building blocks by implementation of its three stage ADAPT (Arran Deploys Advanced Production Technologies) strategy through a multi-million Euro investment. The investment is focused around increasing capacity, further application of its selectAZyme™ biocatalysis technology and implementation of flow chemistry. Arran is proud to announce the completion of Stage II of the strategy and the positive benefit to its global client base.|
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