Case 10: Abbott Bioresearch Centre

Conceptual Engineering for ABC Single Use Suite for biologics

Problem Statement

To undertake complete conceptual design for the ABC Single Use Suite for biologics at Abbott’s Bioresearch centre at Worcester, MA.


The project involved the complete conceptual design for a new facility single use biologics facility. The following were the deliverables for the project:

• Conceptual Design
• Design basis for all disciplines involved
• Civil, Structural and Architectural design basis
• Process and Utility Design basis
• Plumbing/Fire protection
• HVAC design basis
• Schedule
• Cost estimates for the project

Panorama approached the problem with a neutral viewpoint and evaluated multiple options to arrive at the best design conditions for the new facility.

The design was completed in the allotted time frame.