The 2015 Facility of the Year Awards (FOYA), ISPE’s premier global awards program, recognizes innovation and creativity in manufacturing facilities serving the regulated healthcare industry.  Projects selected for these prestigious awards set the standard for pharmaceutical facilities of the future by demonstrating excellence in the areas of Project Execution, Facility Integration, Equipment Innovation, Sustainability, Process Innovation and Operational Excellence.

The 11th annual Facility of the Year Awards (FOYA) program recently announced its 2015 FOYA Category Award winners:

AstraZeneca China has won the 2015 FOYA Project Execution category for its market supply solid dose facility located in Taizhou, China.

 Astellas Pharma, Inc. is the winner of the 2015 FOYA in the Equipment Innovation category for its tube packaging and labeling equipment project.

IDT Biologika GMbH has won the 2015 FOYA Facility Integration category for its biologics and vaccines production facility in Dessau, Germany.

Pharmalucence Pharmaceuticals has received a 2015 FOYA Honorable Mention for the execution and entrepreneurial spirit demonstrated by the construction of its new aseptic filling facility in Billerica, Massachusetts.

“Each of our 2015 Category Award winners has captured the spark of innovation and transformed it into processes, projects and products that ensure quality medicines reach the people who need it, when they need it, anywhere in the world,” said Bournas.

Join us at the 2015 FOYA awards banquet and reception held during ISPE/PQRI Quality Manufacturing Conference on 2 June 2015 to congratulate this year’s winners on their successful project submissions.

And stayed to learn who will be awarded the 2015 FOYA Overall Winner which will be announced during the plenary session at the 2015 ISPE Annual Meeting on November 8-11 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.