Abgenix (Amgen)
Biotech manufacturing facility Design/Assist project
Fremont, CA
Project Size:
100,000 sq.ft.
Project Attributes:
Award Winning
"As a biotech construction expert, I am always looking to partner with contractors focused on high-quality, reliable results. Working with CEI on a project means that I get more than mere electrical knowledge; I also get invaluable consulting and problem-solving skills."
- Mark Bley, President & CEO, Dome Construction Corp.

Project Summary

The Abgenix (Amgen) facility project involved design assistance and construction of a 100,000 square-foot, Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-validated manufacturing and fill facility located in Silicon Valley. The facility was designed to produce monoclonal antibodies with a suite for cell culture, purification and filling. This bulk-production facility runs campaigned products on concurrently running dual lines. Cupertino Electric assisted with the design of the facility and installed the electrical systems. This specific manufacturing project involved installation of a back-up system based on Hitec technology.