Tom Rychlewski leverages CRB’s expertise for companies considering entry into the plant-based protein segment in Food Engineering‘s “Plant-based protein market offers potential for product, processing innovation.”
Mark Paskanik, AIA, NCARB will lead a webinar on “Innovative Science with Less and the Lab Future” at the Lab Design Digital Summit. Taking place May 11-13, this digital summit will feature a series of informative webinars that will bring together lab management leaders with experts in the laboratory and healthcare design community.
As the food and beverage market shifts to a new way of working amid COVID-19, manufacturers remain hopeful for 2020. Jason Robertson joins Food Processing to recap industry figures for 2019 and share forward-facing food and forward-facing challenges in “2020 Capital Spending Outlook: Getting to Yes on Capital Projects.”
Vaccines and therapies can’t come soon enough for a world desperate to limit or erase the threat of COVID-19. But there’s good news from an industry long accustomed to a speed-to-market mentality: Pharmaceutical companies are fully engaged.
CRB is a proud sponsor of the 2020 ISPE Aseptic Conference which will focus on providing flexible and reliable solutions for the implementation and management of the latest in aseptic, barrier, containment, and aseptic best practice technologies, including automated visual inspections.
Allan Bream, Bioprocess Specialist at CRB, was recently featured in Pharma’s Almanac, with an article entitled, “Isolator Design in Cell Therapy Facilities.”
Cell and gene therapy manufacturing must be performed under aseptic conditions and with good aseptic handling practices to ensure patient safety. The use of isolators can help address this critical need, but designing isolators for advanced therapy medicinal product (ATMP) processes can be challenging.
Noel Maestre, PE and Emily Thompson, PE will be conducting a webinar via Cell and Gene Therapy Insights on how to deliver multi-product or multi-modal Advanced Therapy Medicinal Product (ATMP) facilities to adapt to an evolving product pipeline.
Supporting our recent project growth in southern California, CRB is pleased to announce we’ve opened a new office in Tustin, Calif. The location will allow us to attract the best talent in the southern California region, pursue new business in Orange County and assist new and ongoing projects affiliated with its office in El Segundo, Calif.
CRB’s David B. Korzuch Jr., PE; and Christopher J. Barbieri, PE detailed several energy-saving strategies that can be implemented into the HVAC system design of a pharmaceutical-grade clean room suite in Consulting Specifying Engineer (CSE).
CRB is proud to sponsor the 2020 ISPE Facilities of the Future Conference which will explore advancements in pharmaceutical technology and what pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities will look like in the future. Featuring technical and inspirational presentations from industry leaders already planning and building “facilities of the future” this conference will look at new manufacturing challenges, technologies, and regulatory factors impacting the ability of today’s companies to stay competitive and cost-effective.
Philip Lyman, PhD and Peter Walters will be speaking at Phacilitate Leaders World & World Stem Cell Summit 2020! Taking place January 21 – 24, 2020 in Miami, this event will bring together the entire ecosystem of the advanced therapies industry from all corners of the globe.
CRB is often called upon by our clients to uncover energy savings. In the November issue of Food Engineering, Jeremy Gualdoni explains an energy recovery strategy used for a confectionery client in “Solving the Energy Equation.”
Peter Walters’ “The Pain-Free Guide: Transitioning from Clinical Production to Commercial Manufacturing” was featured in Contract Pharma. The article describes how cell and gene therapy facilities face a unique set of challenges as they scale towards commercial production and require equally unique solutions.
Autodesk University, a learning community that connects many of today’s design and engineering experts from industries across architecture and construction, manufacturing, media and entertainment, will be held at the Sands Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 18-21, 2019.
ISPE’s Company of the Year award honors a company that continually supports the society’s commitment to providing knowledge and best practices that help meet the technical challenges of the pharmaceutical manufacturing industry.
Stop by the CRB booth at ISPE’s Annual Meeting to meet our team and learn how we’re leveraging the latest technologies to design and build some of the most powerful facilities in the world—those that change people’s lives.
The International Institute for Sustainable Laboratories (I²SL) Annual Conference is the leading international conference focused on strategies to meet the challenges of energy efficiency and environmental sustainability in laboratories and related facilities. The conference is a technical forum where information is exchanged covering the life cycle of the laboratory from design to use.
Chelsea Stramel, Architectural Designer and Jake Adams, Process Engineer were featured in Contract Pharma’s “Designing a Successful Oligonucleotide Facility – Five questions you probably aren’t asking, but should.”
David Keith, Director of Strategic Facility Planning, and Debora Hankinson, Senior Strategic Facility Planner will teach a pre-conference course titled “Fundamentals of Space Planning and Space Management” at Tradeline Space Strategies 2019 in San Diego, California.
CRB is excited to announce that Can Aktar has been appointed the leader of the Basel office and Christian Goesker has joined as engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) director in Stuttgart.
What if you could see your manufacturing potential and determine your cell and gene therapy strategy before making a large capital investment? Whether it’s a unit operation, single process train or entire manufacturing plant, new technologies allow companies to study and validate potential processes earlier than ever before.
Niranjan Kulkarni, Grace Linton and Allan Bream were interviewed in Cell and Gene Therapy Insights on “How commercial biopharma experience is shaping cell and gene therapy facility design.” The interview will give you some intel to how facility design differs from other sectors and what unique parameters need to be accounted for before embarking on a new facility.
If you missed speakers Peter Walters and Emily Thompson, Process Engineers from CRB, on August 22nd, 2019 as they discussed the importance of automating advanced therapy manufacturing, QC testing and warehousing, especially considering the immense variety of materials required for the many individual products and processes, you can hear the recording now!
Delano, Minnesota city officials joined executives from Tuffy’s Pet Foods, CRB, Pinky Swear Foundation and Founding Fathers Pet Treats to celebrate the groundbreaking of Tuffy’s new pet treat facility on Wednesday, August 7th in Delano.
CRB’s Ryan McDonough, PE, and Marc Pelletier, Ph.D. presented a webinar on June 25, 2019, on modeling multiple variations of a typical gene-modified cell therapy facility enables both a thorough examination of company and industry-wide challenges, and exploration of alternative/future models for the cell & gene therapy manufacturing sector.
Join speakers Peter Walters and Emily Thompson, Process Engineers from CRB, on August 22nd, 2019 at 11:00 am EDT as they discuss the importance of automating advanced therapy manufacturing, QC testing and warehousing, especially considering the immense variety of materials required for the many individual products and processes.
The European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines announced that the highly purified water (HPW) monograph would be suppressed in 2019, and pharmaceutical companies were left to wonder about the implications this has for their operations. How will HPW become water for injection (WFI)?
The 2019 ISPE Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Conference is being held June 18-20 in Boston, MA and focuses on innovation in production methods and technologies that enable a competitive and sustainable biopharmaceutical product supply for the future. From mAbs to viral vectors, oligos to ADCs, this conference will bring together experts that are developing, implementing, and operating advanced supply chains supplying high quality medicines to global markets.
On June 4, 2019 CRB project partner Independent Stave Company (ISCO) broke ground on construction of Commonwealth Cooperage, a new state-of-the art cooperage facility in Morehead, KY. Representatives from ISCO, CRB and local officials gathered for the ceremonial groundbreaking which signified the beginning of construction on the approximately 150,000 square feet, $67 million project.
Peter Walters, Advanced Therapy Medicinal Product Subject Matter Expert and Kim Nelson, Senior Director, Strategic Consulting, at CRB were interviewed by Cell and Gene Therapy Insights on “Designing Facilities and Processes with Commercialization in Mind.”