Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

Automation, Process Control, and Information Solutions for Pharma Industry

Pharmaceutical manufacturing companies can achieve flexibility, optimized production, and regulatory compliance with our automation, process control, and information solutions.

Increase Productivity and Profitability

Lower Production Cycle Times and Improve Manufacturing Efficiency

Intense competition, higher production requirements, and a strict regulatory environment place pressure on pharma manufacturers to optimize production. The pharmaceutical industry is facing significant challenges. Speed to market is more important than ever to reach new emerging markets, to compete with generics, and to get the most out of products before their patents expire.

It is important to harness the power of an integrated control and information system to build a connected enterprise. The ability to attain organization-wide connectivity and visibility helps to align local operations with global requirements and to improve efficiencies across plants.

We provide real-time access and extended enterprise visibility to vital manufacturing data. You can then implement business process improvements and increase access to real-time production information. You can also improve supply chain integration across your pharma facility.

PharmaSuite MES: Plantwide Production Management

Software Offers Integrated Approach to Pharmaceutical Production

How do you achieve operational excellence, increase the effectiveness of your pharma supply chain, comply with ever-increasing regulations, improve time-to-market, and meet your business goals? Such a broad set of challenges requires nothing less than an end-to-end solution for your pharma process, from shop floor to top floor. An automation solution like PharmaSuite® MES software.

Learn About Pharmasuite MES

Why PharmaSuite MES?

PharmaSuite® MES software offers right-first-time production, reduction of on-hand inventory and inventory handling costs, and supports lean and continuous improvement. Scalable applications include:

  • Production order management
  • Quality management
  • Recipe management
  • Review by exception
  • Pharma track and trace

Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals Upgrades System

PlantPAx MES Reduces Downtime

Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals is a producer of specialty pharmaceutical products and diagnostic imaging agents. They came to Rockwell Automation with a few challenges: an outdated system, the inability to perform predictive maintenance, and taxing daily production reports. Read about the solutions implemented that created less downtime and increased access to data for this pharmaceutical leader.

Environmental Control Solution Upgrade

Pharmaceutical Company Revolutionizes Environmental Control Solution

Oriola AB is the second-largest pharmaceutical wholesale company in Sweden. They needed to upgrade their environmental control solution to meet the increasing demands of both its customers and national legislation. This company called upon Rockwell Automation to provide a contemporary control architecture. The results? A solution that is more energy efficient, provides greater data visibility, and is easy to upgrade without affecting validated processes.

Reduce Time to Market and Improve Efficiency

Solutions That Improve Product Quality and Optimize Flexibility

To meet pharma industry challenges requires more agile and flexible manufacturing. We provide highly-integrated control and information solutions for greater productivity, increased efficiency, and lower risk.

How May We Help You?

Rockwell Automation and our partners offer exceptional knowledge to help design, implement, and support your automation investment.