The International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE) hosted its annual 2023 Facility of the Year Awards, which recognizes state-of-the-art projects utilizing new, innovative technologies to improve the quality of products, reduce the cost of producing high-quality medicines, and demonstrate advances in project delivery.

Genentech in San Francisco, California was the 2023 category winner for Pharma 4.0. Pharma 4.0 is a philosophy that seeks to incorporate digital solutions and integration into the BioPharma environment.

Congratulations to the following teams on their exemplary efforts:

Engineer/Architect (A&E):

Commissioning and Qualification:

Construction Manager/Main/General Contractor: XL Construction Corporation

Piping Subcontractor: Murray Company

HVAC Subcontractor: Southland Industries

Electrical Subcontractor: Redwood Electric

Automation and Control Suppliers: Emerson Process Management LLLP

Major Equipment Suppliers/Contractors:


The Facility of the Year Award, Pharma 4.0