ISPE announces 2024 Facility of the Year Awards category winners

Published: 17-Apr-2024

The awards programme recognises pharmaceutical companies that are the 'best' in the industry for innovation, operations, digitalisation, supply chain and social impact

The International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE) recently announced category winners for its 2024 Facility of the Year Awards (FOYA). 

FOYA is a global awards programme recognising innovation and creativity in manufacturing facilities that serve the pharmaceutical industry. 

The award-winning projects were selected from a pool of impressive submission finalists and span various categories. FOYA category winners can be recognised for innovation, operations, digitalisation, supply chain, and social impact.

"This year's FOYA category winners are redefining facility design, construction, qualification and operability standards – an essential step as the pharmaceutical industry continues to invest in discovery, development and licensure of innovative medicines," said Thomas Hartman, President and CEO of ISPE. 

Announced at the 2024 ISPE Europe Annual Conference, category winners are recognised by the FOYA Programme for their excellence in facility design, construction and operations – setting the standard for pharmaceutical facilities of the future. 



2024 Category Winner – Innovation
Eli Lilly Kinsale Limited
Project: IE2b
Location: Kinsale, Ireland

2024 Category Winner – Operations, Project Execution
Pfizer Asia Pacific Manufacturing Ltd.
Project: Pfizer API Facility Extension
Location: Tuas, Singapore

2024 Category Winner – Operations, Facility Fit
Takeda Austria GmbH
Project: beePFS - Prefilled Syringe Filling
Location: Linz, Austria

2024 Category Winner – Social Impact
Chugai Pharma Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
Project: UK4
Location: Tokyo, Japan


Honourable mentions

2024 Category Winner – Honorable Mention
United Therapeutics Corporation
Project: Lightyear
Location: Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA

2024 Category Winner – Honorable Mention
Zydus Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Project: Oral Solid Dosage (OSD) Manufacturing Facility
Location: Gujarat, India


The 2024 FOYA category winners will be formally recognised at the 2024 FOYA Banquet and Awards Celebration in Orlando, Florida, USA, on Sunday, 13 October 2024. 

As part of the 2024 ISPE Annual Meeting & Expo, the banquet will feature acceptance speeches from recipients, keynote sessions from industry leaders and numerous opportunities to connect with experts in manufacturing and engineering.



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