In order to view Industrial Chemistry at work, Aquinas students had the opportunity to tour the Almac, Chemical Plant in Craigavion.

Almac has the most comprehensive range of integrated drug development services available to the pharmaceutical / biotech industry.  The privately owned company employing 2,200 dedicated professionals is headquartered inCraigavon,Northern Irelandand has extensive facilities in theUKand US. Over 600 companies worldwide, including all the market leaders, use their services, testament itself to the quality, innovation and efficiency of their business.  Almac’s world-class pharmaceutical solutions extend from research, through development, to the commercialisation of product.

All agreed that the trip was a great experience and extremely worthwhile.