Facility Design and Engineering

Sep 09, 2009
BioPharm International
By BioPharm International Editors
To assess current trends in cleanrooms and engineering & facilities, BioPharm International turned to Parrish Galliher, founder and chief technology officer, Xcellerex, Inc.; Jim Maslowski, owner, PDC Aseptic Filling Systems; Morgan Polen, vice president, application technology, Lighthouse Worldwide Solutions; and Benoît Verjans, commercial director, Aseptic Technologies.
Mar 01, 2009
BioPharm International
A close-up look at Pfizer's biotherapeutics plant in Shanbally, Ireland.
Jan 01, 2009
BioPharm International
By BioPharm International Editors
The development of a skilled labor force is essential for an expanding biopharmaceutical industry.
Dec 01, 2008
BioPharm International
By BioPharm International Editors
Four reasons why outsourcing may be the best option, and key factors to consider when selecting a provider.
Dec 01, 2008
BioPharm International
In new disposables projects, it is critical that engineering, procurement, and operations groups work together early on to manage supply chain risk.
Nov 01, 2008
BioPharm International
By BioPharm International Editors
When making critical decisions such as whether to build or buy critical capabilities, companies need a decision-making approach that weighs risks and rewards as a science with adequate inputs, repeatable processes, and measurable results. The method must also accommodate the human factor by encouraging wide participation and providing the kind of neutral decision criteria that satisfies participants about the objectivity of the process.
Nov 01, 2008
BioPharm International
There could be a serious glut of commercial scale mammalian cell culture capacity over the next five years. Then again, there could be a significant shortage. It all depends on how things develop in expression technology, the new product pipeline, and corporate strategies.
Aug 01, 2008
BioPharm International
In addition to making technical developments, vendors are also looking at ways to improve supply-chain security. By offering standard, off-the-shelf products, vendors are able to shorten lead times and improve the security of supply.
Aug 01, 2008
BioPharm International
By BioPharm International Editors
Manufacturers of biopharmaceuticals can improve productivity by taking patient wellness into account.
Oct 09, 2007
BioPharm International
By BioPharm International Editors
Bristol-Myers Squibb (Princeton, NJ) will acquire privately held Adnexus Therapeutics (Waltham, MA), the developer of a new therapeutic class of biologics called Adnectins.
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