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Dec 20 2018

Peter Walters on panel at Phacilitate

Peter Walters and Noel Maestre will be representing CRB at Phacilitate: Leaders World 2019 this year in Miami, FL!
Nov 30 2018

CRB at 2018 ISPE Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Conference

The 2018 ISPE Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Conference focuses on the quickly evolving science of biologics manufacturing for new modalities. From leveraging existing capacity with novel processes, to implementing new and emerging technologies, this conference will bring together experts and leaders to ensure the Biomanufacturing industry successfully prepares to manufacture these novel medicines to deliver on our promise of supplying life changing medicines to patients across the globe.
Nov 26 2018

CRB project will help NASA bring Mars landing

CRB is providing the MEP upgrade of the three largest rotational antennas in the world. These 70-meter antennas, located in California, Spain and Australia track all the deep space satellites, those space objects generally beyond our Moon and still communicating as far as Voyager 1, which went interstellar after leaving our solar system in 2012.
Nov 20 2018

Kim Nelson, Ph.D. Speaking at the World Vaccine & Immunotherapy Congress West Coast

Kim Nelson, Ph.D. will be speaking at the World Vaccine & Immunotherapy Conference in San Diego, CA on November 29, 2018. He joins an impressive group of speakers with his session, “Meeting the Demand: Why Continued Innovation in Immunotherapy Manufacturing is Crucial.”
Nov 08 2018

Emily Thompson featured in The Medicine Maker

CRB's Emily Thompson is featured in this month's The Medicine Maker. Read how modeling and simulation and reveal new information that will help you better prepare both your process and facility for the future.
Oct 31 2018

Steve Pflantz featured in Food Engineering

CRB’s Steve Pflantz, PE is featured in the October issue of Food Engineering.
Oct 29 2018

Pablo Coronel featured in Food Manufacturing magazine

Pablo Coronel is featured in the September/October issue of Food Manufacturing magazine. In “The 3 E’s of Future Food and Beverage Packaging,” Coronel weighs in on critical aspects of food safety in aseptic processing and packaging.
Oct 13 2018

Food + Beverage Advanced Manufacturing Webinar Series

Join CRB’s Pablo Coronel, Ph.D. and Ben Rucker for a series of webinars on advanced manufacturing techniques for food and beverage manufacturers.
Oct 01 2018

CRB opens second office in Europe, hires Bernd Müller

CRB Group GmbH, one of Europe’s leading providers of design and consulting solutions for the global life science marketplace, has announced the opening of a second office in Europe. The new office, located in Stuttgart, supports the growing need for experts in project execution to support the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry in the region.
Sep 25 2018

Steve Attig Shares the Importance of Innovative Facility Design Solutions in Chemanager Magazine

Steve Attig is featured in the Chemanager’s 2018 Pharma & Biotech special edition issue.  Along with 15 other industry experts, Steve shared his insights on the challenges that Pharma CDMOs are facing and how they can tackle them.
Sep 20 2018

Coronel and Rucker present Extended Shelf Life webinar

CRB subject matter experts Pablo Coronel, Ph.D., director food processing, and Ben Rucker, director process technology, are conducting a webinar on “Extending the shelf life of your product: What’s the best solution?” 
Sep 13 2018

CRB Thought Leaders at I2SL Annual Conference

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.
Aug 10 2018

Meet CRB during Biotech Week Boston at BPI and CGT!

We are looking forward to a busy week dedicated to accelerating the business of biotechnology through new ideas, science, technology and partnerships to make a positive impact on patient health. 
Aug 09 2018

Gerald Schneider joins CRB Group GmbH as managing director

Gerald Schneider, a long-time business leader in the life science and advanced technology industries, has joined CRB Group GmbH as the managing director for European commercial operations. 
Aug 09 2018

Lonza Houston cell and viral gene therapy manufacturing facility wins 2018 ENR Regional Award for Best Project

CRB is proud to announce that the Lonza Houston Inc. cell and viral gene therapy manufacturing facility has won Engineering News-Record (ENR) Texas & Louisiana’s 2018 Best Projects in the Manufacturing category. A total of 121 entries were submitted for the Best Projects competition.
Aug 08 2018

CRB’s Matthew Kennedy Presenting at ISPE Boston’s Annual Product Show

Matthew will be presenting on next generation biomanufacturing which can significantly reduce a facility’s footprint, capital investment, manufacturing cost of goods and improve utilization of assets when compared to conventional batch processing.
Aug 02 2018

CRB appoints Bart Schubert to chief strategy officer

CRB is pleased to announce that Bart Schubert has been appointed to the newly created role of chief strategy officer. In this role, Schubert will be responsible for providing leadership and management of the company’s strategic planning and growth processes, plus improving business development effectiveness, branding and communications.
Jul 27 2018

ACell hosts grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony

ACell Inc. hosted a grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony for its state-of-the-art learning center on July 20, 2018! Members of the ACell board of directors and management team and Axis Research and Technologies staff, as well as representatives from Howard County and the Maryland Department of Commerce, attended this celebration.
Jul 18 2018

CRB appoints Steve Pianalto to director of environmental, health and safety

CRB is pleased to announce the appointment of Steve Pianalto to director of environmental, health and safety (EHS), a reflection of CRB’s ongoing commitment to advance its industry-leading safety culture.
Jul 11 2018

Nelson and Walters present cell therapy webinar hosted by Medicine Maker

CRB subject matter experts Kim Nelson, Ph.D, director biopharmaceutical services, and Peter Walters, process engineer, are conducting an introductory webinar on “Cell Therapy Facilities—Designing for Flexibility, Scalability, and Cost Effectiveness,” including what operational, technical and support spaces are required and how Current Good Manufacturing Practice and biocontainment requirements impact design.
Jul 11 2018

CRB provides volunteer construction services for new food hub in St. Louis

Construction is nearing completion at the new North City Food Hub in St. Louis for which CRB provided volunteer estimating, pre-construction, initial design review and construction management assistant services.
Jun 26 2018

CRB thought leaders at SCUP Annual Conference

The Society for College and University Planning (SCUP) is a community of higher education leaders responsible for the integration of planning on their campuses and for the professionals who support them. Each year SCUP hosts a conference to bring colleagues together to set the stage for the future of higher education planning.
Jun 25 2018

Niranjan Kulkarni featured in Pet Food Processing magazine

Niranjan Kulkarni, PhD is featured in the June 2018 issue of Pet Food Processing magazine. In “Most Improved,” Niranjan explains how processors with large-volume, continuous production runs and automated systems can identify the highest value areas for improvement.
Jun 15 2018

Jeff Matis featured in ProFood World

CRB’s Jeff Matis, PE is featured in the June issue of ProFood World. 
Jun 01 2018

Dave DiProspero featured in Pharma's Almanac

Dave DiProspero, Associate/Director of Pharmaceutical Process Technology at CRB, is featured in Pharma Almanac's current issue, entitled " Modern OSD Facility Design Considerations for Operational Efficiency and Regulatory Compliance.”
May 24 2018

Peter Walters named a recipient of CSE's 2018 40 under 40 award!

CRB is proud to announce Peter Walters was named a recipient of CSE's 2018 40 Under 40 award! Peter is a Lead Process Engineer in our San Diego office.
May 24 2018

Data-Driven Equipment and Facility Design Case Study by BioPhorum

Marc Pelletier, PhD was a co-author on this case study that examined functional closure of a hybrid connection system.
May 23 2018

Meet CRB at ACHEMA 2018 in Frankfurt, Germany!

If you are not already registered to attend, please contact for a complementary day ticket. All you have to do is enter the code from CRB at ACHEMA’s ticket portal and print out your free day pass. The pass will give you complete access to the show, as well as the following opportunities to get to know the leadership team at CRB.    
May 22 2018

John McGuire joins CRB’s Oakland office as the director of science + technology

John McGuire, an architect with more than 35 years of experience, joins CRB as director of science + technology. To better serve the needs of CRB’s clients, McGuire’s primary focus is to develop the S+T practice in the Bay Area. 
May 17 2018

Dave DiProspero Presenting at ISPE Continuous Manufacturing Workshop

Dave DiProspero, director, pharmaceutical process technology at CRB will present at the ISPE Continuous Manufacturing Workshop in Arlington, VA. Dave’s workshop, “OSD Continuous Manufacturing Process/Equipment/Facility” will be held June 7th at 10:15 am.
May 14 2018

Coronel featured in Food Engineering magazine

Pablo Coronel, PhD is featured in Food Engineering magazine’s “Integrating process control and building automation systems” article, published May 2018.
May 02 2018

Phil Lyman featured in Plant Engineering

Phil Lyman, PhD, director of process simulation at CRB, is featured in this month's Plant Engineering. The article cites the top 10 reasons to build a process model.
Apr 25 2018

Allan Bream featured in Medicine Maker

“The saying goes that with age comes wisdom, but in manufacturing it can also bring about unreliable facilities and equipment. Proactive stress testing is a must to keep facilities fit and healthy.” 
Apr 18 2018

CRB Thought Leaders at Tradeline Research Facilities Conference

For 40 years, Tradeline, Inc. has been providing highly acclaimed conferences and online exclusive reports to corporate, institutional, and government professionals for the planning, design, construction, and management of facility assets.
Apr 17 2018

Seasoned client-side veteran joins CRB’s business development team

Ralph Grant, a chemical engineer with 28 years of experience leading high-performing project teams, has joined CRB’s Central region as the director of business development.
Apr 10 2018

CRB Thought Leaders at INTERPHEX!

For the past 39 years, INTERPHEX has been, and continues to be, the premier pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and device development and manufacturing event where you can “Experience Science through Commercialization.”
Apr 02 2018

Niranjan Kulkarni to present at Food Automation and Manufacturing Conference

CRB’s Niranjan Kulkarni, PhD will present at next week’s Food Automation and Manufacturing Conference in Bonita Springs, Florida.
Mar 30 2018

Coronel and Kulkarni to Present at Association for Dressings and Sauces Technical Meeting

CRB’s Pablo Coronel, PhD and Niranjan Kulkarni, PhD will present at the Association for Dressings and Sauces Technical Meeting, being held April 29 to May 1 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Technical Meeting focuses on science-based issues in the dressings and sauces industry.
Mar 22 2018

Pablo Coronel and James White in Food Engineering Magazine

Pablo Coronel and James White weighed in on upgrading aging facilities to meet food safety standards in the March issue of Food Engineering.
Mar 22 2018

CRB Clients Win Four 2018 ISPE Facility of the Year Awards

ISPE's Facility of the Year Awards (FOYA) is the premier global awards program, recognizing innovation and creativity in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology manufacturing industries. Projects selected for recognition set the standard by demonstrating excellence in facility design, construction and operations.
Mar 16 2018

Beth Brock joins CRB’s Kansas City office

Beth Brock, a professional engineer and certified safety professional with more than 21 years of engineering experience in the pharmaceutical industry, joins CRB as a process engineer and subject matter expert in Kansas City, Missouri.
Mar 12 2018

Marc Pelletier, PhD, Biopharmaceutical Process Specialist featured in Pharma Almanac's

Marc Pelletier, PhD, Biopharmaceutical Process Specialist at CRB, is featured in Pharma Almanac's current issue, entitled "Death to Cleanrooms in Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing." 
Mar 07 2018

Jason Osicka Joins CRB’s Denver Office

Jason Osicka, a food + beverage industry expert with 15 years of experience, joins CRB as a senior process engineer and subject matter expert. 
Mar 06 2018

David Estapé to join CRB Group GmbH as technology manager biotechnology

David Estapé, a long-time biotechnology expert who holds a doctorate in chemical engineering and has 22 years of experience, will join CRB Group GmbH as the technology manager biotechnology in Basel, Switzerland.
Feb 16 2018

Bream, Harris & Povenski Present Webinar Hosted by Medicine Maker

CRB's Allan Bream, Andrew Harris and Joe Povenski will present a webinar April 5th at 12:00 pm (EST) titled, "Maintaining a Fit Facility™: Stress Testing, Mitigating Risks and Remediation."
Feb 16 2018

CRB’s Dave DiProspero and Steve Attig Presenting at ISPE Europe’s Annual Conference

CRB’s Dave DiProspero and Steve Attig Presenting at ISPE Europe’s Annual Conference.
Feb 07 2018

Christa Myers to Present at ISPE Aseptic Conference

Christa Myers will be speaking at ISPE’s Aseptic Conference in Reston, VA on March 7th!
Feb 07 2018

Dave DiProspero Leads Session at ISPE Continuous Manufacturing Workshop

CRB is proud to announce that Dave DiProspero is on the Program Committee for ISPE’s upcoming Continuous Manufacturing Workshop!
Jan 30 2018

Niranjan Kulkarni, PhD to present at ISPE Facilities of the Future Conference in Bethesda, MD

Niranjan Kulkarni, PhD will be presenting at ISPE Facilities of the Future Conference in Bethesda, MD on February 21st.
Jan 12 2018

Andrew Harris and Matt Khair Present at ISPE Facilities of the Future Conference in Bethesda, MD.

Andrew Harris and Matt Khair will be presenting at next month’s ISPE Facilities of the Future Conference in Bethesda, MD.
Jan 03 2018

CRB Announces New Stockholders

CRB is pleased to announce the new Stockholders of CRB Consulting Engineers (Associates) and our new Sr. Associate, along with the new Stockholders of CRB Builders, LLC (Members).