Purac acquires BIRD Engineering
Purac announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire BIRD Engineering B.V., the Netherlands. BIRD Engineering is a biotech contract research company, specifically in the field of industrial microbiology. BIRD has experience with various micro-organisms, mostly bacteria and yeasts, and has expertise in the field of the development of new strains, and development of fermentation processes.
Source: Food Ingredients, 7 March 2013