Gordon Nicholson

Technical Director Life Sciences

Gordon has 30 years of experience in the design and construction of Life Science facilities from Research to commercial production facilities. He has worked on projects in Asia and America for local and global customers. 
Gordon has completed a broad variety of projects in Life Science including: 

  • Business case Feasibility studies and Due Diligence
  • Site Master Planning
  • R&D, Biological, Chemical, and Gene Cell Laboratories
  • Quality Control Laboratories
  • Oral Solid Dosage, Fill Finish and Vaccines
  • High Potent Production facilities
  • Biotech production facilities including Blood, mAb, Cell Therapy
  • Animal Houses with SPF and non SPF animals upto ABSL3 

His main interests are in the optimization of design for pharmaceutical facilites, finding the best layout and process solutions for the future combined with energy minimization.

Focus Areas

  • Site Master Planning & Concepts
  • Biopharma/Cell & Gene Therapy
  • Containment Strategies
  • Technology Transfer
  • Laboratories, Flexi Lab and R&D
  • LEAN Facility design
  • GMP Compliance Strategy
  • Value Optimisation
  • Environmental Design
  • Modular Facility Design

Contact Information


+86 21 2220 1850

+86 138 1781 8891