Iovance Biotherapeutics, Inc., a late-stage biotechnology company developing novel cancer immunotherapies based on tumor-infiltrating lymphocyte (TIL) technology, today announced that it has entered into a lease agreement to build an approximately 136,000 square foot commercial-scale production facility at the Philadelphia Navy Yard for commercial and clinical production of autologous TIL products, including its candidate lifileucel. Read more
Archive for month: May, 2019
June welcomes more opportunities to explore and discover the Navy Yard! This month, don’t miss the Great Beer Festival on June 1, Pizzadelphia II on June 15, the 3rd annual PHL Innovation Picnic on June 27, or Philadelphia VolleyBRAWL on June 29-30! What are you waiting for — visit us!
The Navy Yard is excited to announce the installation of new electric vehicle (EV) chargers. Two additional public chargers are now available on 13th Street between Intrepid Avenue and Normandy Place and are easily identifiable by the on-street green parking spaces.
Mural Arts Philadelphia and PIDC unveil their latest public art project at the Navy Yard: Spring into Dance by artist Loveis Wise. The project consists of six, 19-foot banners celebrating the human connection with nature. Each banner features an individual joyfully immersed in a different type of forested area. The banners are displayed at Building 101 (4747 S. Broad Street), a former marine barracks.
The Blue Cross Broad Street Run has been a proud Philadelphia tradition for nearly 40 years. On May 5, 2019, racers ran down the heart of Philadelphia, through communities and neighborhoods, finishing at the Navy Yard.
May is jam-packed with free and fun opportunities to #discovertheyard!