On Tuesday 17 November 2015, Norgine B.V. announced that Ken Skates, The Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism had opened its new £4.5 million temperature controlled warehouse on its current site in Hengoed, Wales.
Meirion Richards, Site Director, Norgine Hengoed said, “Norgine is very proud to have been a key employer in Hengoed since 1969. Through investments in our Welsh site, Norgine has been able to increase production to supply medicines to patients worldwide at the right time and right price. Today’s warehouse opening is significant for Norgine because it highlights our long term objective to remain a centre of excellence as an EU specialist pharma company.”
Ken Skates, The Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism commented, “I am delighted to be opening this new warehouse. This major investment by Norgine is a vote of confidence in the Hengoed site and the Life Sciences sector in Wales. As one of our Anchor Companies Norgine are playing a key role in realising our ambition to create a thriving Life Sciences sector in Wales and deliver economic growth and high-quality jobs.”
View Norgine’s warehouse build here.