GERRESHEIMER MEDICAL PLASTICS USA

Medical Plastic Injection Molding Facility

Peachtree City, Georgia

Tiernan & Patrylo completed the design and construc-tion of this state of the art inhaler manufacturing facili-ty for Gerresheimer Medical Plastics, USA, a world-class manufacturer of a variety of medical devices. Inhalers are manufactured and final assembled in this plant for GSK. The facility expansion includes more than 82,000 square feet of newly finished space, and is comprised of new clean room, assembly area, material process quality control room, new changing and break areas for the plant, offices, and mold storage shop. The finished production space design criteria was demanding (Class 8) and required multistage pressure drops from manufacturing, to packaging and finished goods, multiple air changes with HEPA filtration, and strict temperature and humidity control. Machine oil cooling was also provided. The novel approach required all injection molding machine utilities be fed from above the floor to facilitate cleaning.

Project highlights:

  • T&P client for over 20 years;
  • 45,000 square foot clean room/ 82,000 sf overall;
  • T&P client for over 20 years;
  • Project Value: $10 million;
  • Schedule: 12 month construction;
  • TPDG Alternate Saved Client $3.0 million