CAGUAS, Puerto Rico--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 28, 2004--AMS|Gilbane LifeSciences is opening a new office in Caguas, Puerto Rico, to provide a full spectrum of facilities-related services for life sciences companies. This announcement comes as industry players gather on the island for the Interphex Conference & Exhibition, the leading conference for pharmaceutical manufacturing, that begins January 29, 2004. The new office is located at Calle las Casas - Lote 20; Area Industrial Norte; Caguas, PR 00725.
This initiative is part of Gilbane's efforts to place more of its resources closer to its clients to deliver construction management services from preconstruction through validation--and offer them more efficiently along a continuum of facilities from research and pilot plants to large-scale and secondary manufacturing. A national Gilbane LifeSciences group provides company-wide expertise and quality in construction.
Gilbane is the 6th largest builder of pharmaceutical facilities in the United States as ranked by Engineering News-Record. Together, AMS|Gilbane has an impressive client list, including Pfizer Inc., Schering-Plough Corporation, Becton Dickinson and Company, Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, AstraZeneca, Human Genome Sciences, Inc., Abott Laboratories and GlaxoSmithKline.
Gilbane is a full-service construction and real estate development company comprised of Gilbane Building Company (www.gilbaneco.com) and Gilbane Properties, Inc. One of the largest construction and program managers in the nation, the company provides a full slate of facilities-related services for clients in the educational, healthcare, life sciences, mission-critical, corporate, sports and recreation, criminal justice and aviation markets.
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Gilbane Judy Chong, 800-445-2263