As per reports, recently renowned pharmaceutical company Almac declared that they are all set to generate almost 500 new job opportunities.
The officials also affirmed that the offered positions would be divided between the company’s planned procedure, which would be operating in Portadown and Pennsylvania in the US.
Moreover, after the recruitments, both the company officials would be functioning in combination of expenditure of £5.5 million for the expansion of new lab services at their Seagoe headquarters.
However, the company officials further asserted that along with all these planned tactics, soon they would also be expending an amount of £4.5m to commence the first phase of a designed extension for the advancement of oral dose drug products, which was in line to end by mid-2012.
Talking more about these development plans, the officials stated that with the expansion of the phase two, the building of another two analytical labs, would also be finished by the end of 2012.
Meanwhile, in a press conference, Almac have confirmed about all these development programs, but they certainly refuse to give any extra details about the further plans because they strongly believed that the development policy was in a fragile discussions phase with the government.
Commenting about these planned strategies, vice-president of technical operations, John McQuaid, said, “The new facilities will double our current pharmaceutical development capacity, allowing us to meet the growing demand for our services, both for new and existing clients”.
On the other hand, David Simpson, Upper Bann MP, has also passed on numerous good wishes to the firm on their most recent development plans and he accounted that these plans were certainly works as a jackpot for the company.
He further added that all these current investment were surely a benchmark for the additional confirmation of Almac’s promise to Craigavon and Northern Ireland residents.