Process engineering

Pharmaceutical manufacturing processes and process technology is at the very core of NNE’s expertise. Our specialized knowledge of biopharmaceutical manufacturing is focused in five areas:

  • Finished products and medical devices
  • Active pharmaceutical ingredients (API)
  • Utilities
  • Operations management
  • Applied manufacturing science

NNE's process engineers are specialized in process technologies, finished products, medical devices, active products, utility, mechanical, applied manufacturing science and operations management. We can help you from the initial phase of a new project to validation of a new piece of equipment. We are with you from the first CMC submissions of manufacturing concepts through pharma manufacturing investment projects to the ongoing operations and upgrades of pharmaceutical processes and technologies. When a project is finalized, we can help you implement proven innovative methods and optimize in different ways. This lifecycle approach is unique in the industry.

We have many years of experience within design and operation of pharma manufacturing solutions for both large and small production volumes. Our services include:

  • Conceptual design of pharmaceutical process solutions
  • Design of production system for biopharmaceutical and aseptic manufacturing
  • Technology assessment of existing facilities or as due diligence services
  • Process validation
  • Process optimization and support

Combining specialized knowledge for all-round engineering solutions

Our expertise within finished products and medical device is based on our state-of-the-art knowledge about processes and GMP regulations within assembly, packaging and aseptic manufacturing. We have competencies within wash, sterilization, filling, freeze drying, inspection, assembly, packaging and equipment qualification. In addition, we provide top-notch consultancy services within optimization of equipment, products and production processes.

NNE's active products engineers provide solutions to customer’s formulation, utility and cleaning needs i.e. specification, design, implementation, qualification and validation in the design phases. NNE can support you in clarifying needs, developing processes, alternative solutions, best practices, scheduling and process analysis. We have unique know-how of production and drug manufacturing processes for process design, formulation, clean utility, CIP/SIP technologies, black utility, solvent recovery, containment and regulatory requirements.

Our operations management consultants can help you set direction and optimize business processes. We align business with regulatory requirements and technological opportunities and can help customers with challenges throughout the entire value chain. In short, we can help you create transparency within organizations, streamlining your business processes towards shared goals.

NNE also offers expertise within applied manufacturing science to help increase your level of product and process understanding. This can help you to reduce cost of poor quality significantly. In addition, we can help you design robust products that can withstand and reduce typical production variation.



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Sterile production plant awarded for operational excellence

Sterile production plant awarded for operational excellence

hameln’s sterile plant for liquid pharmaceuticals is designed by NNE. Read why the sterile facility received an ISPE award for operational excellence.

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At NNE, we have a vast number of pharma manufacturing experts on our team. Without them we would not be among the leading companies in our industry.

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Providing flexible operations for new biopharm facility

Providing flexible operations for new biopharm facility

Novo Nordisk has established a new multipurpose biopharm filling facility in Kalundborg. Read how we supported the fill and finish project.

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