Plant Construction & Process Technology

Biosimilars on Their Way into Global Biopharmaceuticals Market

20.11.2012 - With an introduction to the U.S. set for 2014, and the realization of massive potential in the emerging markets of Asia, biosimilars are set to take a sizable chunk of the global...

Plant Construction & Process Technology

Pharma vs. the World

20.11.2012 - In A Clinch - Big Pharma today encounters a variety of pressures from generics manufacturers, governments, patient advocacy groups, investors, physicians and even other...

Plant Construction & Process Technology

Orphan Drugs

20.11.2012 - New Markets - An estimated 25 million people in the U.S. suffer from rare diseases, known in the pharmaceutical industry as "orphan diseases". While the prevalence of each...

Plant Construction & Process Technology

German Engineering Contractors Have Risks Well Under Control

15.11.2012 - German process plant engineering firms face a stiff wind of competition from firms in other countries that have access to cheaper labor, lower procurement costs and enjoy more...

Plant Construction & Process Technology

A Gas Future for Petrochemicals?

25.10.2012 - Technology - Growing chemicals demand from Asia and the need to reduce exposure to fluctuating oil prices continue to drive petrochemicals expansion in the Middle East. In the past...

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Manufacturing of HPAPIs and ADC Toxins for the Drugs of Tomorrow

25.09.2012 - A Spoonful of Safety - Demand in the pharmaceutical industry has sharply increased for the manufacture of targeted and potent drugs that improve efficacy and reduce side effects,...

Plant Construction & Process Technology

Scrum in the Regulated Environment

25.09.2012 - Sprint to the Finish - Agile methods such as Scrum are beginning to dominate in software development over the classical "waterfall" approaches, to which computer validation has...

Plant Construction & Process Technology

Product Protection by Implementation of Improved Hygiene Zones

25.09.2012 - GMP in View - Within two years, Chemgineering - as general planner and contractor - converted a bottling plant at DSM to comply with current standards. The efficient collaboration...