US Healthcare and pharmaceutical company, MSD, has announced it is to invest 40 million Euro into it's manufacturing plant in Tipperary.
The existing facility in Ballydine, which employs 600 people, is to be newly retro-fitted to enhance the site's facilitites.
Ger Carmody, the Site Lead at MSD in Ballydine, explains:
"Here at MSD Ballydine, one of the main things we're involved in is developing the new products for the company."
"It's really important that we continue to have the technologies that the newer products require."
"This investment is really positioning us for that in terms of a number of products that we want to bring to the site."
"They will require technology called 'spray drying' that we will fortunately be getting now."