2 July / 2019

Sintez modernizes the production of cephalosporin and penicillin products

      Sintez JSC (a member of Marathon Pharma and Natsimbio JSC) acquired a modern water storage and distribution system for the injection production as part of the investment programme implementation. The equipment was purchased from two companies, namely Swiss Multistill and Russian BWT OOO (Limited Liability Company). The investment amount was more than 65 million roubles.
     "The water storage and distribution system will be installed in addition to the operating system at one of the areas of the finished dosage form workshop. This equipment allows to exclude any mixing during the production of beta-lactam antibiotics", Sergey Klykov, CEO of Sintez JSC, says. "It is planned to put the system into operation in the fourth quarter, which will allow to increase productivity next year".
     It is planned to allocate more than 130 million roubles for the modernization of the finished dosage form workshop by the end of 2019. The funds will be used to purchase an isolator and storage device and equipment to the cephalosporin antibiotics packaging, it is also planned to re-equip the room for the vials delivery and storage.
      It is worth reminding that Sintez JSC is the market leader in the antibiotic production among domestic producers. The plant produces part of the products according to the complete production cycle from its own pharmaceutical substances. Sintez JSC will allocate total amount of 1.5 billion roubles from its own funds for the investment programme implementation.