John Paul Construction have been awarded the €5.5m contract by Alkermes, a global biopharmaceutical company, on their Building 15 in Athlone involving the installation of a Clinical Commercialisation Suite including a new Glatt 120 Tower for tablet coating and finishing.

Scope of work comprises extensive M&E and process installations, structural steelwork, concrete, piling, partitions and ceilings with a live clean room and within the constraints of a live pharmaceutical site.