Irvine, Scotland

SAFC Irvine is the center of excellence for the manufacturing of liquid media, buffers and reagents used in the biopharmaceutical industry. The 11,000 m2 cGMP facility consists of liquid production facilities capable of producing a broad range of batch sizes, quality control laboratories and dedicated temperature controlled raw materials and finished goods warehousing.

Core Technologies

  • Automatic aseptic filling of bottles and bags
  • Fully validated steam in place (SIP) and clean in place (CIP) systems
  • Flexible manufacturing system to cater for custom products
  • Disposable systems
  • Broad range of testing capabilities for raw materials and finished goods

Core Competencies

  • Custom and catalogue formulations
  • Liquid media, reagents and downstream purification buffers
  • Pack sizes from 5ml – 500L
  • Batch sizes to 10,000L (bags) and 6,000L (bottles)
  • Proven track record in supporting drug and vaccine manufacturers
  • DMSO processing

Capabilities/Equipment Overview

  • Safe, productive and consistent products and services that improve speed to market
  • Provide responsive services and unsurpassed quality in our products
  • Tailored solutions and manufacturing processes designed to meet your specific needs
  • Assist in every detail of product selection, modification and customization
  • Stainless steel manufacturing vessels covering batch range 50L to 10,000L
  • Water for Injection and Purified water systems meet EP/USP
  • Multiple clean room, vessels and process water systems ensuring continuity of supply
  • Batch manufacture in Grade C clean room
  • Aseptic filling in Grade A environment

Virtual Tours

Cell Culture

Materials Management

Quality Control

Contact Facility

Facility Address:
Second Avenue
Heatherhouse Industrial Estate
Irvine, Scotland KA12 8NB
Tel: 44 (0) 1294 204444

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