Normax Biomed opts for Dublin for first vaccine factory

Company has secured a €300 million funding commitment to develop low-cost mRNA vaccines

Dublin Airport Logistics Park, where Normax Biomed has chosen to locate the first of a planned 100 vaccine factories

Normax Biomed, an Irish-headquartered biotechnology company, has chosen Dublin Airport Logistics Park to host the first of 100 vaccine factories it intends to develop.

The company has opted for Dublin over Cork for its first facility, choosing a location that is already home to, among others, Geodis and DHL. Pennsylvania-headquartered pharma company Yourway also recently acquired space at the site, in a deal reported to have earned the logistic park’s owner Rohan Holdings more than ...