n existing pharmaceutical company based in Iraq wanted to revamp the facility with more stringent guidelines as per cGMP. The challenge was pertaining to change the Heat, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) design in a way that the running facility is not affected for most of the time. Searching for a customized one-stop-shop solution provider in the pharmaceutical engineering sector led them to Pharma Access.
Keeping in mind the guidelines and understanding the cost implementation of the client, Pharma Access reviewed the detail drawing of the existing facility and redesigned the areas that required revamping as per the cGMP. And after the designs were ready, they were tested for feasibility at site and after multiple iterations they designed a stage where final modifications in the designs were agreed to the best of client’s satisfaction. The design was extended to areas which were not cGMP complaint to make them compliant. Since then, Pharma Access has come a long way to provide engineered solutions for businesses around the world andis passionate about executing pharmaceutical engineering turnkey projects that increases the efficiency of its client’s business, complying with all the international standards
Shams Ahmad Parvaz and Nilofer Ahmad, the founders of Pharma Access have been in the pharmaceuticals sector for more than 23 + years.In 2001, they decided to start a Pharmaceutical Engineering Consultancy company that provides customized solutions to all the pharmaceutical industry needs across the globe. At that point of time most pharmaceutical companies were finding it difficult to consult different vendors for various materials that matched their standards and there was a huge gap between the two. Hence identifying the void and simplifying the process, Pharma Access came into being.
“Partnering with global companies to harness the potential of every opportunity, Pharma Access has successfully completed 63+ projects across the world”
Partnering with global companies to harness the potential of every opportunity, Pharma Access has successfully completed 63+ projects across the world and is present in 15 different countries. Because of the diversified combination, they are able to provide on time execution to all their clients on a global scale. Not only this, they have also partnered with vendors in the US, Europe and Middle East who provide International quality equipment for all the pharmaceutical industry needs. “Time and Quality of execution, Quality of the equipment, and machines differentiates us from rest of our competitors in the Market,” says Amruta Akolkar, Deputy Manager, Global Business Development, Pharma Access.
Pharma Access offers an entire gamut of services which includes master planning, facility engineering, installation & commissioning, Supplies, maintenance, validation & documentation. The company has an illustrious list of clients that includes ASIA Pharmaceutical Industries, BEKER LABORATOIRES, ONYX, FPI, Medis, Tanami Holding, NCPI, amongst others. Pharma Access has a strong networking of vendors and has 100+ vendors on its board to offer large variety of equipment from Europe and Far East. This gives client large variety of choices to choose from depending on their requirement and budget.
Pharma Access based in Mumbai, at present has 90employees who are spread across the globe and provide quick execution of turnkey projects. “Our focus will always be on executing turnkey projects, but we are also planning to expand in terms of geographies. Our spotlight will be on Middle East, Africa, and Latin American countries. In terms of workforce as well we will be more than 150+ by end of this year. Technology wise, we are constantly evolving ourselves and are continuously updating our business practices within the organization,” concludes Amruta.