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Learn about our life sciences team

The complexities of manufacturing products for life science industries require a partner with a focus on your goals. For manufacturing facility expansions, upgrades or greenfield efforts, our team applies knowledge of both critical unit operations and broad industry applications to deliver on aggressive product roll-out schedules, value-focused budgets and current good manufacturing practice operations.

Our experience includes integrated project execution of engineering, procurement and construction of facilities, equipment and instrumentation, and process design for scalable operations. We provide services across the project timeline, from capital project planning and site evaluation to design and construction to commissioning and startup for facilities in the pharmaceutical, biotech, animal health, medical device and gene therapy sectors.

Since 2016, our teams working on projects in the manufacturing industry have helped customers achieve a less than 2% variance from FEL 3 to construction on a combined total project cost of more than $2.5 billion. Our multidisciplinary team delivers complete design and construction services, which focus on project execution to drive informed decisions and control costs.