The investment for the purposes of biobusiness, worth over 22 million zlotych, in Złotniki near Poznań was being carried out by PTB Nickel. Among the lessees of Nickel BioCentrum are PozLab and Centrum Biotechnologii i Badań Mikrobiologicznych Wielkopolska's biomedical services center with an area of 5000 m2 (offices, laboratories and clean rooms) in near future has a chance to become one of the most important centers for polish biobusiness' development. BioCentrum is located on the grounds of Nickel Technology Park Poznań
- Nickel BioCentrum is another stage of our eneterpises supporting the development of Poland's biotechnological, medical and Life Science industries. Our park is, among other things, the founder of BIOREGION Wielkopolska Association, as well as an organiser of international biobusiness meets- BIOCONNECT conferences- for two years - says Dagmara Nickel, NTPP's president - Thanks to the funding from Wielkopolski Regionalny Operational Program for years 2007-2013, amounting to 50% of the investment's value, we were able to create an incredibly modern infrastructure near Poznań, fulfilling the high standards in force in bio-economy. It's creation shall allow, among other things, for commercialization of ideas or results of polish researchers' results and will surely add to the increase of our country's level of innovation in the following years.
Nickel BioCentrum consists of two office building and a Bio sphere building.
- Because of the complexity of the offered business services, our facility is a unique project on a national scale. Even before the grand opening, we have already rented out 40% of it's area - explains Piotr Kwiatek, director for NTPP's development - A particularily interesting offer of Nickel BioCentrum is certainly the bio-incubator created by us - a fully outfitted with specialistic equipment, bio-business dedicated laboratory space. We offer it on preferential terms to research teams and start-ups, who require support at the start of their business road.