Engineering, Construction and Consultancy Services and Integrated Process Equipment Solutions

Telstar azbil

Telstar, part of the azbil Group, is a company that develops high-technology solutions in engineering, construction, process equipment and services for the life sciences market (pharmaceutical and biotechnological industry, hospitals, laboratories and research centres).

Recognised as one of the ten major suppliers for the pharmaceutical industry, the company also provides global services to turnkey projects and critical installations.

Telstar is one of the few international manufacturers able to offer integrated process solutions for the biopharmaceutical industry with in-house sterilisation, freeze-drying, containment, generation of water and pure steam, as well as clean air technologies. Telstar invests 3% of its turnover in research, development and innovation of its technologies and equipment.

The company operates in more than 100 countries and has five production plants, seven technology centres and 13 consulting and engineering services centres, with commercial offices worldwide. It has manufacturing plants in Spain, China, the UK and the Netherlands. Headquartered in Terrassa (Barcelona, Spain), it has a workforce of 900.

Equipment: technologies and integrated solutions

The company designs and manufactures complete integrated equipment solutions in the process line through the applying in-house technologies for sterilisation, generation of water and pure steam, freeze-drying, containment, clean air and cold storage.

Telstar specialises in the application of in-house technologies to design and develop integrated process solutions, which are implemented in existing facilities or new pharmaceutical and biotechnological plants and new research laboratories.

Services: engineering, construction and consultancy for pharmaceutical plants and laboratoriess

Telstar provides high added-value solutions in consultancy, engineering and construction of pharmaceutical and biotechnology plants, as well as complete laboratories for the manufacture of medicines, including critical equipment.

This encompasses validation, regulatory compliance and implementation services for logistics management and maintenance systems. Telstar takes on overall management of customised, integrated, innovative and effective turnkey projects, including consultancy, development and end-to-end monitoring of projects.

Engineering and turnkey design of pharma and biotech projects

The company designs integrated turnkey projects, from the technical feasibility study and definition requirements, development of basic and detailed engineering using the most advanced tools to ensure a top-quality result from the start of a project, right through to qualification.

All activities are overseen by a project management team of Telstar professionals who work closely with the client to offer support and advice in critical decision-making and ensure the success of the project. Services include:

  • URS and concept engineering
  • Basic engineering
  • Detailed engineering
  • Project management

Construction of pharmaceutical and biotechnology plants

Telstar provides the life sciences industrial sector with expertise and technological capabilities in developing integrated critical and non-critical facilities, as well as the construction of pharmaceutical and biotechnology plants.

Telstar develops construction projects for integrated turnkey plants and laboratories for the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and veterinary industries, with a high-degree of specialisation in the design, supply, installation, qualification and implementation of critical facilities.

Life sciences consultancy

Telstar focuses on strategic technology-based businesses and services aimed at addressing regulatory compliance requirements in critical manufacturing processes in the life sciences sector, ensuring efficiency, quality and risk minimisation. At the same time, the company also provides compliance with quality regulations and standards demanded by different national and international health authorities.

In this area, Telstar supports companies to help them comply with quality standards in R&D, clinical trials, registration, and industrial and pharmacovigilance throughout a products' lifecycle.

About azbil Group

Azbil is a leading Japanese group in building automation for the building market, advanced automation for the industry market and life automation systems for the life sciences and healthcare markets, as well as fields connected closely to everyday life. The group develops its own regulation, control and automation technologies, equipment and systems.

As a subsidiary of Azbil, Telstar leads the life science engineering business division of the Japanese corporation to provide global solutions in design, engineering and manufacturing processes with automation technologies for international markets such as biopharmaceutical, research, personalised medicine, regenerative medicine and foods.

Contact Details

Telstar Life Sciences
Av. Font i Sagué, 55
Tecnològic Orbital 40
08227 Terrassa
+34 937 361 600
+34 937 861 380

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Telstar: A Corporate Overview 13 March 2014 Telstar, part of the azbil Group, has a long track record and experience in the development of engineering projects, equipment and services solutions for companies associated with life sciences, specifically in the fields of biotechnology, nanotechnology, traditional technology and medicine.