DURECT Manufacturing



Owner: DURECT Corporation

Location: Birmingham, Alabama

Size: 20,560 sq ft

Start Date: May 2011

Architect: Birchfield Penuel and Associates, LLC


Description: Robins & Morton transformed an existing shell office space into a state-of-the-art biomedical laboratory, research and manufacturing facility including a class 100,000 clean room. The facility will be used to design, develop and manufacture a wide range of biodegradable polymers for pharmaceutical and medical device clients. Unique construction techniques included construction of a modular clean room which will be certified for distributing products approved by the FDA.