Volume 95 Issue 41 | p. 16 | Concentrates
Issue Date: October 16, 2017

Piramal invests in drug actives

Department: Business
Keywords: Outsourcing, high-potency, Piramal
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Piramal is investing in this facility in Riverview, Mich.
Credit: Piramal
A photo of Piramal's facility in Riverview, Mich.
 
Piramal is investing in this facility in Riverview, Mich.
Credit: Piramal

Piramal Pharma Solutions will spend $55 million in the U.S. and Asia to boost contract production of active pharmaceutical ingredients. The investment will add 270,000 L of new multipurpose capacity to support a pipeline of 80 late-stage customer programs. The firm will expand its high-potency capacity in Riverview, Mich., while boosting early-stage development capabilities in Ennore, India, with kilo labs and a pilot plant. Piramal will also add early development of both drug substances and drug products in Morpeth, England, and expand R&D, automation, and IT systems at all its facilities.

 
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