Allergan Pharmaceuticals, Ireland
Allergan Pharmaceuticals Ireland
RPS has been engaged in a programme of continuous capital expenditure over a number of years to develop all aspects of the Allergan facility.
Allergan Inc. is a premier, global specialty pharmaceutical company that develops and commercialises innovative products for the ophthalmology, neurosciences, medical dermatology, medical aesthetics and other speciality markets.
Allergan Pharmaceuticals Ireland, a subsidiary of Allergan Inc., is based in Westport, Co. Mayo. Established in 1977, the current facility has grown to over 500,000 sq/ft on a 30 acre campus and includes state-of-the-art chemistry, microbiology and stability laboratories. Manufacturing operations include automated pharmaceutical and biologic filling and packaging lines.
Currently, RPS is engaged on a substantial manufacturing expansion, to construct a new Vial Fill Finish Facility with project costs for this phase in excess of €120m. RPS design, engineer and specify the mechanical, HVAC, process equipment and clean utilities for all aspects of the site. We also assisted Allergan with environmental aspects on the site.