Biopharma Engineering joins Unispace

We’re excited to ring in 2022 by announcing that we have being acquired by Unispace.

Unispace is an established workplace and laboratory fit-out firm with a global footprint and cross-industry clients.

BioPharma Engineering, which becomes BPE, a Unispace Life Sciences company, will be positioned to become a Unispace Life Sciences Centre of Excellence in Ireland that will deliver and grow the global life sciences business within the Unispace network.

The merger with Unispace will allow us to support clients globally. John O’Reilly, managing director of BioPharma Engineering will become the global lead for Unispace Life Sciences.

“We are excited to embark on this new journey with Unispace. The partnership aligns well with our own growth plans, we share similar values, and our priority is our people.

The life sciences’ sector is evolving at a record pace and key to success is outstanding facilities, which supports innovation and can attract the best talent. With our combined expertise we are well placed to support pharmaceutical clients across the globe to excel.”

John O’Reilly, Global Lead, Unispace Life Sciences

We support our clients to adapt to the future of work and Pharma 5.0.  While our focus will continue on Mid-Range capital size projects in which our clients trust us with their site strategic investments and critical infrastructure requirements. With continued growth within the Cell & Gene Therapies, Laboratory and R&D spaces we see opportunity for excellence and joint service offering for creating environments that spark brilliance, deepen connections, foster a sense of belonging and propel success


“The life sciences industry delivers innovation that transforms peoples’ lives for the better.  The sector has experienced huge investment in recent years, which is driving up demand for world class facilities and the best talent. We are excited to welcome BPE to our team and bring our shared expertise together, allowing us to better support our clients with deeper expertise in more locations across the globe.”

Steve Quick, Global CEO, Unispace


We’re excited our future together with Unispace. Watch this space as our vision of excellence and opportunity gets realized.