AWW has recently completed a new laboratory for Tocris Bioscience.
The 3,000 sqm facility, located on the outskirts of Bristol, required the extensive re-modelling of an existing building to accommodate the complex requirements which include 850 sqm of laboratory space together with a write-up area, offices, warehousing and support facilities. The main laboratory comprises of 48 fume cupboards together with associated benching, workstations and storage.
Tocris Bioscience, part of the Biotechnology division of Bio-Techne, manufacture and supply high performance life science research reagents to pharmaceutical companies, universities and research institutes worldwide. The new facility brings together all of Tocris’ functions under one roof and will allow Tocris to continue to expand its already unrivalled range of cutting edge products to the global life science research community.
‘The move will ensure the continued expansion of Tocris’ production, R&D and Quality Control operations and enable the company to move ahead into new and exciting business areas’.
David Peters, Managing Director, Tocris Bioscience