Ogeda acquired for 800 million euros

Published on 14 April 2017

The biotech company based in the Gosselies aeropole has been acquired this week for 800 million euros by the Japanese pharmaceutical giant Astellas. This is a record figure considering that Ogeda employs 40 people and that its revenue amounts to 1.5 million. The Japanese were seduced by the...
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Clarity Pharmaceuticals is setting up in Wallonia

Published on 15 March 2017

The Australian company active in the treatment of serious illnesses is setting down roots in Liege. Clarity will be investing in the development of its company (Clarity Pharmaceuticals Europe SA) and its products in Belgium. Clarity will use its Belgian activities to expand in Europe and...
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McCain invests €100 million in Lutosa (Leuze-en-Hainaut)

Published on 21 February 2017

The Canadian company McCain, the global leader in potato processing and distribution, is strengthening its presence in Belgium, the strategic heart of its European development. New investment and additional recruitment is planned for the Leuze-en-Hainaut site. Founded in Canada in 1957, McCain...
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Novasep invests 27M€ in Seneffe

Published on 17 February 2017

The strategic investment supports the growing demand for development and commercial phase production of viral-vector based therapies. The new site, scheduled to be operational in early 2019, will be built at Novasep's facility in Seneffe, Belgium, to complement the existing lab-scale suites...
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Large new investments for the Burgo Ardennes factory

Published on 8 December 2016

The Burgo Ardennes factory has just made a 9 million euro investment to replace the use of heating oil with natural gas to fuel its boilers. This change to gas will help ease traffic and improve the environment. Indeed, the more than six hundred lorries a year that transport heavy and light...
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Westinghouse in Nivelles !

Published on 28 November 2016

Westinghouse Electric Company announced that it has created a new way for innovators to advance nuclear energy technology through collaboration with Westinghouse and its global network of leading technical experts. The initiative, named WeLink, will provide funding support, office space and...
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