Biomanufacturing

The New Chicken Soup

Pharmaceutical firm Merck has three shifts a day manufacturing chickenpox vaccine at its plant in Durham, N.C.

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Transformational Culture

Novartis built the world’s first large-scale factory for producing flu vaccine via cell culture (instead of growing vaccine in poultry eggs) in Holly Springs, N.C.

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Energy

Automatic For The People

ABB develops power and automation technologies that enable utility and industry customers to improve performance while lowering environmental impact (located on Centennial Campus).

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Greening The Grid

Green Energy Corp. provides software engineering services to energy companies and delivers software products to enable the smart grid of the future (located on Centennial Campus).

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Nonwoven Textiles

From Field To Fiber

DuPont manufactures Sorona, a corn-derived polymer, at its plant in Kinston, N.C.

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Keeping Clean

Kimberly Clark, manufacturer of Huggies diapers, has invested $40 million in its plant in Lexington, N.C.

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