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New Manufacturing Plant In New Albany Expected To Create 400 Jobs

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A new bio-tech related manufacturing plant in Central Ohio expects to create more than 400 new jobs. Amgen held a groundbreaking ceremony Friday afternoon in New Albany.

The new facility will assemble and package vials and syringes for medicines.

In a news release, Amgen executives say they chose Ohio because of its attractive business climate, access to a diverse and growing talent pool and the convenient location to the company's manufacturing and distribution networks.

It's expected to be in operation by 2024.

Debbie Holmes began her career in broadcasting in Columbus after graduating from The Ohio State University. She left the Buckeye state to pursue a career in television news and worked as a reporter and anchor in Moline, Illinois and Memphis, Tennessee.