Promega to Break Ground for New Facility

MADISON, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Promega Corporation is breaking ground for a new production facility at its primary campus in Fitchburg. The additional operation is projected to add about 100 jobs over the next five years. Additional details will be available the day of the event.

WHAT:     Promega Ground Breaking for New Facility
WHERE: Promega Corporation
2800 Woods Hollow Road

Fitchburg, WI 53711

WHEN: Thursday, August 25, 2011
2:00pm Central Daylight Time
2:30pm Speeches Begin
WHY: Promega is expanding operations with a GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) facility. Plans for the facility feature two primary areas. The areas include a client center for visitors/employees and a manufacturing space to produce components that serve an expanding molecular diagnostics business sector.

Promega Corporation is a leader in providing innovative solutions and technical support to the life sciences industry. The company’s 2,000 products enable scientists worldwide to advance their knowledge in genomics, proteomics, cellular analysis, molecular diagnostics and human identification. Founded in 1978, the company is headquartered in Madison, WI, USA with branches in 15 countries and over 50 global distributors. For more information about Promega, visit


Promega Corporation
Penny Patterson, Director, Corporate Affairs
Phone: (608) 274-4330
E-mail: [email protected]

KEYWORDS:   United States  North America  Wisconsin

INDUSTRY KEYWORDS:   Health  Biotechnology  Clinical Trials  Genetics  Hospitals  Infectious Diseases  Medical Devices  Pharmaceutical