Manufacturing IT

Our IT staff offers a broad range of services in support of manufacturing, laboratory, packaging and enterprise systems. We put at your service our extensive experience in operations, to help you define and implement projects with a focus on operations improvement.

Manufacturing Execution Systems

Manufacturing Execution Systems comprise applications that connect the real-time data originated
at the shop floor with the enterprise level applications. The MES layer applications provide
critical information at the right time to enable better operations synchronization, tight
quality control and timely visualization of execution performance.

MES applications allow manufacturing organizations to reduce costs by making better decisions
based on real-time information. Principia resources have extensive experience in MES implementations
in the Pharmaceutical sector and can help our customers all the way during their System Lifecycle.

Principia has hands-on experience in the following platforms:

  • Rockwell PMX ®
  • GE Proficy Workflow ®
  • Rockwell PharmaSuite ®
  • Werum PAS-X ®

We’re also looking for partnering with our customers in new platforms implementations. Our services

  • Electronic Batch Records (EBR) implementation for weighing & dispensing, solid manufacturing
    and Packaging operations
  • Electronic Batch Record implementation for Cleaning Operations
  • Integration of EBR with Process Control equipment for automatic data gathering
  • Key Performance Indicators (KPI) Reports based on real-time or historical execution data
  • Custom Reports for Annual Product Review
  • Creating Data Extraction tools for Events and Incident Investigations, Process Capability
    Studies, etc.
  • Feasibility studies, business case development and software selection
  • Project Management
  • Process Mapping and EBR Design
  • Architecture design (network, servers/workstations, shopfloor hardware, etc.)
  • EBR Authoring
  • Standard Operating Procedures Development
  • System Validation Strategy Definition
  • System Installation
  • System Validation Execution
  • Training
  • Go-Live Support
  • System Maintenance Support

Manufacturing IT systems Administration & Maintenance

Most organizations, service and manufacturers, are familiar with Business IT (Bu-IT) services.
Bu-IT operations domain is focused in managing the corporate-level systems, where its
services are typically outsourced to remote providers.

On the other hand, Manufacturing IT (Mfg-IT) service providers specialize in applying IT
technologies and solutions to the manufacturing sector. This work domain requires a specialized
skillset merging IT and manufacturing know-how.

Principia resources provide Mfg-IT services within the regulated industries, where a deep
understanding of manufacturing processes and regulatory impact is crucial. Our resources
have the experience from being “there” and having direct experience in the manufacturing
sector before becoming consultants.

Our services include:

  • Servers administration and Maintenance
  • Network administration and maintenance
  • Servers and Desktop Virtualization
  • Systems Assessment Support
  • Remediation Plans Support
  • Backup and Disaster Recovery
  • Servers and Network qualification