News Releases 2021
May 10, 2021
Contract Awarded for Solid Dosage Facility Project in Vietnam
Yokohama, Japan－JGC Holdings Corporation (Representative Director, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer: Masayuki Sato) announces that JGC Corporation, together with its local subsidiary JGC Vietnam, have been awarded the EPC contract of a solid dosage facility by Ha Tay Pharmaceutical Joint Stock Company in February 2021. The construction site is located in Thach That District, Hanoi City, Socialist Republic of Vietnam (about 35km west of Hanoi). The contract price is undisclosed.
This project is a solid dosage facility project planned by Ha Tay Pharmaceutical Joint Stock Company in the industrial park near Hanoi. The solid dosage facility will manufacture various solid dosage products, in compliance with PIC/S GMP as the international standard for pharmaceutical products. The production volume is expected to be approximately 2 billion tablets per year and execution of the project will promote the manufacture and distribution of high-quality pharmaceutical products in Vietnam.
In the bidding phase, the proven seamless project management of JGC Corporation and JGC Vietnam through their unified collaborative experience from design to construction, along with JGC Vietnam's track record and capabilities in EPC execution in Vietnam, were highly evaluated. In addition, JGC's proposal to improve productivity through an optimized plant layout that takes into consideration the flow line as well as the prevention of cross-contamination, based on extensive experience in the pharmaceutical industry in Japan and overseas, was highly evaluated.
In Southeast Asia, where the population continues to grow, the life sciences and medical industries are expected to rapidly expand, including pharmaceutical plants and hospitals. JGC Corporation will propose plant configurations that meet clients' needs and budgets, providing services of optimal quality. JGC's engineers will support clients starting from the initial conceptual stage and will contribute to the realization of business plans by promoting project execution with local production for local consumption, maximally drawing on the capabilities of JGC Vietnam and other local subsidiaries.
※PIC/S：Pharmaceutical Inspection Convention and Pharmaceutical Inspection Co-operation Scheme