Telstar - Engineering, Construction and Consultancy Services and Integrated Process Equipment Solutions
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Engineering, Construction and Consultancy Services and Integrated Process Equipment Solutions

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)

Av. Font i Sagué, 55,
Tecnològic Orbital 40,
08227 Terrassa,

Av. Font i Sagué, 55,
Tecnològic Orbital 40,
08227 Terrassa,

Engineering, construction, process equipment, and services

Telstar is a company that develops high-technology solutions in engineering, construction, process equipment, and services for the life sciences market, including the pharmaceutical and biotechnological industries, hospitals, laboratories, and research centres).

Recognised as one of the 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.

Technologies and integrated solutions for sterilisation, freeze-drying, and cold storage

The company designs and manufactures complete integrated equipment solutions in the process line through 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, as well as new research laboratories.

Engineering, construction, and consultancy for pharmaceutical plants and laboratories

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 works closely with the client to offer support and advice in critical decision-making, as well as ensuring 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 research and development (R&D), clinical trials, registration, and industrial and pharmacovigilance throughout a products’ lifecycle.

About azbil Group and Telstar

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.

Telstar 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.

Clean Room Systems

The increasingly demanding requirements of production processes make it necessary to use suitable installations that guarantee final product quality.

Containment and Barrier Systems

Telstar offers solutions and equipment with technology for chemical and biological containment: containment isolators, sterile isolators, weighing cabinets or RABs.

Freeze-Drying Systems

Telstar provides solutions and equipment with freeze-drying and vacuum-drying technology, ranging from laboratory freeze-dryers to production GMP freeze-dryers with built-in automatic loading and unloading systems.

PW, WFI & Pure Steam

Telstar provides solutions and complete systems for purified water generation, water storage and distribution skids and steam sterilisation, in accordance with the latest pharmacopeias, for pharmaceutical and biotechnological industry, including purified water systems and water for injection stills and pure steam generators.

Sterilisation Systems

Telstar provides Solutions and equipment to control contamination, autoclaves for sterilisation with moist heat, ethylene oxide and ovens for aseptic drying and sterilisation, steam generators and stills.

Telstar: A Corporate Overview

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.

Telstar Releases Compact Single-Vessel Freeze-Dryer

Telstar has released a new single-vessel good manufacturing practice (GMP) production freeze-dryer that is optimised to maintain conventional workspace while making the footprint up to 20% smaller than a lyophiliser with standard external condenser configuration.

New Automated In-line Vial Management Device by Telstar

The purpose of the innovative inline vial management device developed by Telstar is to reject, retrieve for sampling, or reintroduce vials automatically during the loading / unloading process into pharmaceutical freeze-dryers.

Optimise and Extend the Life-cycle of High-Tech Equipment

Telstar responds to new progressive challenges from technology and the digitalisation era by increasing its portfolio with a new professional service, intended to offer retrofit and upgrade solutions to customers existing equipment, in order to meet the latest industrial requirements standards.

Telstar Presents Versatile Process Analyser Lyosensing

Lyosensing is an in-line process analyser based on the application of a quadrupole mass spectrometer system, a non-invasive technique capable of performing quantitative real-time measurements during freeze-drying processes. 

Azbil Telstar Opens New Subsidiary in Bangladesh and Reinforces Leading Position in Asia

The Azbil Telstar subsidiary in Dhaka, Bangladesh, was formally inaugurated on 2 April. The opening of Telstar's new centre, which is specifically focused on reinforcing a professional and specialised service in Asia's pharmaceutical market, is in response to a requirement to promote growth in a region where the company has been active over the past ten years.

Telstar Life Sciences

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