Burgdorf – Ypsomed (SIX: YPSN) is building a new production hall in Schwerin and creating 60 new jobs in the process. The company held the groundbreaking ceremony last Friday thus signaling the start of the construction for the 3300 square meters of additional production space, plus a further 1600 square meters for warehouse capacity and logistics. Digging work is scheduled to begin in June. The plant is expected to be operational following a construction phase of one year. The expansion will allow Ypsomed's site in Schwerin to produce more than 250 million infusion sets, pens and autoinjectors per year going forward.