GPN's SMEs have carried out a wide variety of assignments within the Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Industries. A small sample of these assignments are described briefly below. For more information contact GPN.

  • Develop 5-year site strategy for Large UK based facility.

  • Facility Design review for a new large-scale biopharma and pharmaceutical sites.

  • Developed the integrated timelines from facility design to product launch for a major $1 billion Start up.

  • Developed and implemented site project management process.

  • Transferred a tabletting facility from Japan to Ireland.

  • Developed the technology transfer management framework to products from many sites overseas into one new location.

  • GMP and regulatory compliance audits and system audits have been performed for numerous facilities in Ireland, UK Europe and Australia including pre-FDA audits.

  • Compliance review of Automation for a large highly automated facility.

  • Managed the front-end design of a control system upgrade, which involved the upgrade of the existing PLC and batch control systems and the integration with the site ERP system.

  • Downsized and turned around solid dose operations for leading European Pharma Company.

  • Rationalised solid dose manufacturing and packing operations of major generic manufacturer doubling throughput in the process

  • Re-engineered topical cream & ointment sterile manufacturing process to reduce the cycle time from 16 hours to 8 hours

  • Undertook process mapping on a medical device manufacturing facility to convert existing process to cellular manufacturing and eliminate NVA

  • Undertook product development review of powder handling, granulation and tabletting operations for a large multinational solid dose manufacturing facility. The assignment included the redesign of the powder handling and granulation processes with an improvement process robustness that saved $1m annually.

  • Designed and implemented a bar code data collection system to automate inventory control and dispensing in a paste/tabletting facility.

  • Managed and implemented Irish site’s implementation of corporate enterprise trading system that linked all site customers to 50+ customers globally. This involved the refining of processes on site and the validation of the system to GAMP4

  • Facilitated the development of all Process Designs for an ERP implementation based on SAP.

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