25 Essential Aspects

Layout Design
of GMP Production Plants

Setting up a production plant according to GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) is a task that requires a high degree of precision and technical know-how.

Regardless of the end use of the plant (pharmaceutical, veterinary or other), there are a number of essential aspects that must be considered when defining its layout.

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This article offers an overview of these aspects, providing a total of 25 key points to be taken into account, grouped into 8 areas:

Workflow Design

The design of the production flow must be efficient, minimizing the distance products must travel during manufacturing.

This involves thinking about aspects such as:

2. Space and Capacity

It is essential to ensure that the plant has sufficient space to operate efficiently:

3. Equipment and Facilities

Equipment and facilities must be adequate for the plant’s needs:

4. Security and Compliance

The plant must comply with all safety and GMP regulations:

5. Layout Flexibility and Scalability

The plant must be flexible and scalable to adapt to changing needs:

6. Energy Efficiency and Sustainability

The plant must be energy efficient and sustainable:

7. Environmental Conditions

The environmental conditions of the plant must be suitable for production:

8. Other Considerations

Finally, there are other considerations that are also important:

At Global Facilities Group, we understand the importance of effective layout design in a GMP production facility.

Our experts work with our customers to create plant designs that maximize efficiency, comply with regulations and adapt to changing needs.

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