Army Taps Grand River Aseptic Manufacturing for $160M COVID-19 Vaccine Production Support Contract

Army Taps Grand River Aseptic Manufacturing for $160M COVID-19 Vaccine Production Support Contract
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The U.S. Army has awarded Grand River Aseptic Manufacturing a one-year, $160M contract to provide fill and finish services for vaccines and other critical treatments that have been developed in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Army Contracting Command received one bid for the firm-fixed-price contract via an online solicitation, the Department of Defense said Monday.

The full obligated amount at the time of award is from fiscal 2020 health and human services funds. Work will take place in Grand Rapids, Mich., through Aug. 2, 2021.

Aseptic filling is a process of keeping liquid products sterile or bacteria-free inside a container.

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