Aurobindo | Phase I

Cummins Turbo Technologies
May 4, 2018
Daniel Defense
May 1, 2018
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Aurobindo R&D/Analytical Laboratories & cGMP Pilot-Scale Manufacturing


Owner - Aurobindo

Location - Durham, North Carolina

Architect - EwingCole


Aurobindo Pharma Ltd. is a vertically integrated pharmaceutical company that delivers innovative solutions. From discovery to development to commercialization, focusing on cost-effective drug development and substantial manufacturing. The Aurobindo product portfolio encompasses a wide-range of products, dosage forms and delivery methods. Aurobindo is expanding their capabilities and capacity in research & development and pilot scale cGMP manufacturing in North Carolina.

Aurobindo chose Evans General Contractors to provide design-build and commissioning services for their 42,000 square foot facility located in Research Triangle Park, Durham, NC. The project includes the partial renovation of an existing 140,000 square foot facility. The renovation will house 12,000 square feet of labs including 3 Analytical and 2 R&D laboratories featuring lab gases, purified water, lab casework, neutralization system, fume hoods, and support areas (stability, solvent storage, glass wash, etc.). The renovation includes 5,000 square feet of cGMP pilot manufacturing, filling and packaging of inhaled and dermatological products in ISO-8/Class 100k utilizing a modular cleanroom systems. Building environmental controls included the installation of a distributed digital control building automation system (BAS) to control temperature, humidity throughout the facility. The project also includes fit-out of 25,000 square feet for offices and administrative areas. The construction scope included selective demolition and abatement.