Saint-Germain Laprade
Automation and supervision of production workshops for active pharmaceutical principles

The valley factory is a branch of MSD Chibret laboratories, a subsidiary of Merck*Co group, one of the world’s pharmacy leaders. Sole supplier of several active principles, the site has been FDA approved since 1994.

The production workshop is composed of reactors, extractors, dryers and grinding system. The architecture in place enables to oversee and control the whole production and storage units as well as the various usage from different driving stations on the site. All workshops are classified as "explosion risk zone".