February 15, 2022 -- Avantor has started construction on a distribution center that will help expedite access to essential production materials for biopharmaceutical manufacturers in Ireland. The facility is expected to open later this year and will significantly increase distribution capacity to meet the growing demand for production materials by Ireland's biopharma industry, Avantor said.
The more than 68,800 sq-ft distribution facility will be Avantor's second in Dublin, adding capacity while streamlining processes. The center will feature capabilities such as the warehousing of current good manufacturing practices-certified products, batch-to-batch traceability, and customized palletization. Onsite cleanrooms will also enable customers to conduct raw material sampling to expedite quality inspection and material receipt.
Avantor is a Fortune 500 company and is a global provider of mission-critical products and services to customers in the biopharma, healthcare, education and government, and advanced technologies and applied materials industries.