KBR to Build New Plant for Purdue

By PhM Staff

Jul 10, 2014

Purdue Pharma Manufacturing L.P. intends to build a new plant and has contracted KBR Building Group, a subsidiary within KBR's Services Group, to construct a new Oral Solid Dosage manufacturing plant in Durham, North Carolina. According to KBR the 188,000-square-foot, steel-framed facility is being constructed on a 51-acre site in Treyburn Corporate Park in Durham.

Production areas will feature clean room spaces with epoxy flooring, and epoxy painted walls and ceilings says KBR. The building will also house administrative offices, laboratories and associated support areas including dining, conference, and training areas.