2018 Facility of the Year Award Winners

View the 2018 Facility of the Year Awards Category Winners video which highlights the accomplishments of each category winner.


Overall Winner, Facility Integration

Shire Exterior
Shire Lobby

Location: Los Angeles, CA, USA
Project: Los Angeles Building 8

Vetter Pharma-Fertigung GmbH & Co.KG

Facility of the Future

Vetter Pharma-Fertigung GmbH & Co.KG
Vetter Pharma International conveyer

Location: Ravensburg, Germany
Project: Optimizing Pharmaceutical Processes: Vetter’s Center for Visual Inspection and Logistics

BioMarin Pharmaceutical, Inc.

Project Execution

BioMarin Exterior
BioMarin Flex

Location: Novato, CA USA
Project: Project FAITH


Operational Excellence

Shire Exterior
Shire Lab

Location: Los Angeles, CA USA
Project: Shire Los Angeles Quality Control Laboratory

Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Co, a Pfizer Company


Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Co
Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Co

Location: Suzhou, Jiangsu Province, China
Project: Project Diamond - 2nd Pfizer Consumer Health Plant in Suzhou China

Emergent BioSolutions, Inc.

Honorable Mention

Emergent BioSolutions, Inc.
Emergent BioSolutions, Inc.

Location: Baltimore, MD, USA
Project: BARDA – Emergent Center for Innovation in Advanced Development and Manufacturing (CIADM) Baltimore Facility Expansion

Government Pharmaceutical Organization (GPO)

Honorable Mention

GPO Exterior
GPO lab

Location: Pathumthani, Thailand
Project:  Rangsit Pharmaceutical Production Plant 1