New Breeding Technology Centre for Dümmen Orange
Dümmen Orange is the world’s largest breeder and producer of basic material for cut flowers, bulbs, tropical plants, potted plants, bedding plants and perennials. The turnover is approx. € 360 million. The company employs more than 7.700 people worldwide.
The new Dümmen Orange Breeding Technology Centre (BTC) is currently being built in De Lier. The laboratory with office has three floors with a total area of 4.000 m2 and will therefore become one of the largest research laboratories for floriculture research in the world. It offers facilities for researchers in the fields of phytopathology, genetics, genomics and plant physiology.
C2N has been appointed project manager and director to supervise the new building of the BTC. Completion will take place at the end of 2019.