A press release says Nordisk plans on using the Olympus Biotech facility to produce active pharmaceutical ingredients for the company's drugs.
Nordisk says that some of the plant's former employees have been offered jobs. Final plans will determine if and when additional staff will be hired for the plant.
Nordisk is based in Denmark and employs approximately 40,700 employees in 70 countries.
Copyright 2015 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.