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M+W Group’s Customer F.Hoffmann-La Roche received the ‘2013 Facility of the Year Award’

M+W Group’s Customer F.Hoffmann-La Roche received the ‘2013 Facility of the Year Award’

Excellence in the category ‘Project Execution’

M+W Group’s customer F.Hoffmann-La Roche (‘Roche’) has received the ‘Facility of the Year Award’ for a second year in succession. This year the innovative healthcare company was awarded in the category ‘Project Execution’ for its Technical Research & Development (TR&D) building 97 in Basel, Switzerland. This building consolidates Roche’s technical R&D groups for oral solid dosage and liquid parenteral dosage forms and the respective supply production for clinical studies in one facility. M+W Group’s subsidiary M+W Process Industries was responsible for concept and plant design, process and cleanroom technology, process and building automation, civil/structural/architecture and laboratory. The project was selected as a Category Winner from a group of 27 state-of-the-art projects in numerous different countries.

The M+W Process Industries’ management expressed their congratulations on this tremendous accomplishment and also offered their sincere thanks for the successful cooperation. In the past year Roche received the award for the TP-Expand project extending its research plant in Penzberg (Germany), where M+W was also involved as engineering and construction partner.

RTEmagicC_mwgroup_received_facility_award.jpgOver the last few years, M+W Group has been involved in several projects being honoured as ‘Facility of the Year’. This globally esteemed prize is awarded annually in various categories by an independent expert jury of senior-level executives of the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering ISPE ( Established in 1980, the ISPE is an individual membership society for professionals involved in the manufacture of pharmaceuticals and related products and has currently around 22,000 members around the world.

About M+W Group ( M+W Group is the leading global engineering, construction and project management company in the fields of Advanced Technology Facilities, Life Science & Chemicals, Energy & Environment Technologies and High-Tech Infrastructure. From concept development to turnkey services the company manages projects of all sizes ensuring rapid realization, high quality standards and cost-effective completion. With its competence to link process and automation technologies and complex facilities to integrated solutions M+W Group primarily focuses on leading companies in the fields of electronics, photovoltaics, life science, chemicals, energy, automotive, security, IT and communication, as well as research institutes and universities. M+W Group GmbH is the holding company with headquarters in Stuttgart, Germany. In 2012 the company generated an order intake of 3.58 billion euros and revenues of 2.38 billion euros with 7,700 employees. In 2012 M+W Group also celebrated its 100th anniversary.

M+W Group is owned by the Austrian Stumpf Group that is globally successful in the areas of High-Tech Engineering, Smart & Renewable Energy, Real Estate and Technology Investments.

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