Pfizer BST Production Facility

This sophisticated facility located in Portage, Michigan, represented The Upjohn Company’s (now, Pfizer) commitment to be a major player in the global market for BST.

Project Description: 

This sophisticated facility located in Portage, Michigan, represented The Upjohn Company’s (now, Pfizer) commitment to be a major player in the global market for BST.

In biotechnology, BST is produced by a fermentation process similar to the process used to make antibiotics. Design and building facilities for biotechnology and fermentation are among the specialized capabilities of The Austin Company.

Austin was responsible for the design, engineering, procurement and construction of the building, site work, process controls and instrumentation, process piping and electrical engineering. Austin was also responsible for the procurement, installation and start-up of process equipment purchased by the Owner.

Project Stats: 

Austin Services Provided: Design, Engineering, Procurement, Construction

Location: 

Portage, Michigan

Project Client: 

Pfizer, Inc. (previously The Upjohn Company)

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