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Low Carbon Pledge - Leading the transition to a low carbon economy

We are proud to have signed up to the BITC Ireland Low Carbon Pledge to cut our carbon emissions by 50% and lead the transition towards a low carbon and inclusive economy.  More

Software Testing Begins for BioPhorum Plug & Play

The Plug & Play initiative will reach a new milestone at its next meeting, taking place on the 13th to the 15th of November 2018. More

Celebrating Excellence in Chemical Engineering

IChemE's 2018 Global Awards Ceremony was recently held in Manchester and we were delighted to be named among the winners during an evening of celebrating excellence, innovation and achievement in the chemical, biochemical and process industries. More

SDD™ - a supplier friendly initiative

SDD™ has been created from the outset as a supplier friendly initiative. It is efficient, easy to implement and speeds up the delivery of parts to clients. More

Serialization at ISPE Annual Meeting 2018

At ISPE’s Annual Meeting in Pennsylvania, Alf Penfold of PM Group is speaking about how to manage large and complex programs such as Serialization.  More

Asian operations look to sustainable future growth

In Nantong, China, Givaudan’s Phase 2 liquid flavours production facility is now at commissioning stage.  More

South Dublin Chamber CR Award

We were delighted to receive our second South Dublin Chamber CR Award 2018 at a ceremony in Dublin recently.  More

CQV - the hot ticket choice

Why you should be working in CQV in Ireland. More

NISO Presidents Award for PM Group

​PM Group was proud to receive the President's Award at the 2018 NISO Annual Health & Safety Awards recently.  Barry Reilly, Group Head of Health & Safety, accepted the award on behalf of the team. More

PM Group is 2,500 people for the first time!

Our success in winning and delivering work continues across all sectors and regions and we have just exceeded 2,500 people in PM Group for the first time.  More

Aseptic Processing expert delivers sterilisation and validation training

PM Group Aseptic Processing Fill Finish Expert Kevin Owen recently delivered a training session in Copenhagen as part of the CVS course on Aseptic Manufacturing of Pharmaceutical Products. More

PM Times Autumn Issue

PM Times is the newsletter of  PM Group employees, with details of the latest happenings and developments across the company. More

Reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the Agriculture and Food industries

Environmental sustainability is a key consideration for the Food and Agriculture industry. On November 23rd an Engineers Ireland seminar will explore what can be done to reduce GHG emissions in the sector.  More

Future of Biopharma Manufacturing at Bioproduction Congress

Dublin’s Convention Centre welcomes speakers and participants from around the world this week at the international BioProduction Congress. More

Meet our 2018 Award Winning Innovators

Our problem solvers put their unique skills to the test at the annual PM Group Innovation in Action Awards.  Submissions ranged from technical improvements to machine learning, to design toolkits. More

Glanbia Belview Expansion is well underway

Glanbia's Project Topaz in Ireland involves a 7.5 tonne/hour drying process expansion of the Glanbia Ingredients Belview facility. More

PM Group annual results highlight strong performance, despite UK challenges due to Brexit uncertaint

Expansion continues with acquisition of Magnet Group in Belgium as PM Group publishes its annual results for the year ended December 31st 2017. More

PM Group Rises in ENR Top 100 International Design Firm Listing

For the 9th consecutive year, PM Group ranked as an ENR Top 100 International Design Firm. ENR (Engineering News Record) is a highly regarded global industry ranking. More

Market Ready Design (MRD) Speeds Up Project Planning

MRD is a smart concept that will help you to move your project to the Front End Design phase quicker. It is a flexible package and can be tailor made to your requirements and geographic location. Your design package includes scope, layout drawings and guidelines. The benefit is that it forms the “Statement of Requirements” or “User Manual”. This is a critical document that will help you to begin the Front End Design phase of your project. More

Winning Gold in the RoSPA Awards

PM Group received the prestigious RoSPA Gold Award in recognition of our achievements in health and safety management systems. The judges take into consideration how good practices such as leadership and workforce involvement helped all those involved at their offices and sites to get home safely at the end of the working day. More

Visit to Prague office by Irish Minister Pat Breen

We were pleased to welcome Irish Minister of State Pat Breen TD to our Prague office during a recent trade mission to Poland and the Czech Republic. More

SDD™ Benefits Industry and Suppliers

Dave Wolton and the Innovation Team at PM Group explain the benefits of the SDD™ innovation to industry and suppliers. More

Hazardous Classification Areas at Hazards 28

Our Principal Process & EHS Consultant Pat Swords presented on Hazardous Classification Areas at the recent IChemE Hazards28 conference in Edinburgh. More

PM Group Joins North East of England Process Industry Cluster

We are pleased to announce that we have become members of the North East of England Process Industry Cluster (NEPIC), as it continues to grow in the region. More

Automation Plug & Play - a catalyst for change

According to the 2018 BioPhorum Annual Report, the automated facility is a catalyst for change. Citing BioPhorum’s Technology Roadmapping Phorum, the Report notes that with the advent of autonomous systems that the communication between equipment from different suppliers will not be a nice to have but will become mandatory.  More

PM Group becomes 200th supporter of 30% Club Ireland

The 30% Club Ireland has announced that PM Group has signed up as its 200th supporter. More

PM Group joins BITCI Leaders’ Group on Sustainability

CEOs sign up to Low Carbon Pledge to reduce carbon intensity emissions by 50% by 2030. More

Zoetis Groundbreaking Ceremony in Suzhou

Zoetis Biopharmaceuticals has celebrated the construction kickoff for its greenfield Animal Health Manufacturing campus in Suzhou, China, with a traditional groundbreaking ceremony.  More

Success in British Safety Council International Awards

PM Group has won an International Safety Award with Distinction from the British Safety Council in recognition of its commitment to keeping its workers and workplaces healthy and safe during 2017 at GSK Worthing. More

Spray Dryer Safety for Infant Nutrition Facilities, China

In Harbin, China, PM Group will present on Spray Dryer Safety Approaches for Infant Nutritionals at the 'Infant Nutrition Powder Quality and Safety Control 2018' Seminar on Thursday 31st May.   More

ISPE High Containment in Life Sciences Event

You are invited to attend the PM Group and ProSys sponsored ISPE Ireland Young Professionals affiliate event on High Containment in the Life Sciences Industry on Thursday, 24th May 2018 in Smock Alley Theatre, Temple Bar, Dublin 2.   More

Refrigeration and HVAC Control in the Biotech industry

Refrigeration and cold chain services are a vital aspect of the Biopharma product supply chain and as part of the ASHRAE Ireland Technical Symposium Series, on May 10th in Cork, Liam Crowe Principal Building Services Engineer, PM Group, will illustrate the key applications for refrigeration and the necessary criteria that these systems must meet.  More

Hazardous Area Classification at Hazards28

PM Group's Principal Process Safety Consultant, Pat Swords, will discuss Hazardous Area Classification (HAC) in the PharmaChem and Food & Drink Sectors at this year's IChemE Hazards28.   More

IMechE Accreditation for Next Graduate Programme

The Accreditation of our Next Graduate Programme by the UK Institute of Mechanical Engineers recognises PM Group's commitment to developing Mechanical Engineers via the programme. The accreditation also provides Graduate Programme participants in the UK with a structured competency framework to achieve Chartered Engineer status.  More

Rebecca Power is CIT Process Engineering Design Medal Winner

Congratulations to Rebecca Power who has been awarded the PM Group Process Design Project Medal for her final year design project in  Cork Institute of Technology's Chemical and Biopharmaceutical B Eng. Degree programme. More

Hot Trends for Productivity and Innovation in Pharma Manufacturing at ISPE Ireland Event

Continuous manufacturing was one of the topics in the spotlight at last week's ISPE Ireland Annual Meeting in Cork as speakers from GSK, J&J, Pfizer, Lilly, Ipsen and others discussed the latest trends in advanced pharma manufacturing and the key drivers of flexibility and response to cost pressure.  More

LEED GOLD for Aspira Centre in Prague

"We’re delighted that this unique greenfield project has achieved a LEED Gold rating and we're especially happy for our client  Jungmannova s.r.o  who sees real value in gaining dual LEED / BREEAM certification'.  More

PM Times, Spring 2018

PM Times is the newsletter of PM Group employees, with details of latest news and happenings from around the company.  More

Working Together – CR Report 2017

Teamwork is the very essence of what we do in PM Group. Across the business, our great people come together to deliver not only great projects but also positive impacts on the world around us. More

Health and Safety Review 2017

Exemplary health and safety performance is fundamental to the success of PM Group. Visible leadership is how we make this happen.  More

PM Group – a Perfect Destination for Team Players

From Bere Island to CEO of PM Group, Dave Murphy shared his own and the company’s journey with Bobby Kerr on Newstalk’s Executive Chair recently.  More

Foundation Stone Ceremony for TOMS Group in Poland

In Nowa Sol, we recently attended the Foundation Laying Ceremony for TOMS Group’s new 25,000 sq. m. chocolate manufacturing facility.  The €30M development is the company's first greenfield project in many years and their first in Poland.  More

Irish-Polish Business Award

At a reception hosted by the Irish Ambassador to Poland, we were pleased to accept the "Irish-Polish Business Award" for our involvement in promoting and supporting business relations between our two countries More

Process Safety Articles

Below is a selection of articles related to Process Safety by PM Group Specialist Process Safety experts:  More

Date Centres - Reliability versus Availability

Rule No.1 - Never lose your data; Rule No.2 - Don’t forget Rule No1!  When trying to understand Reliability and Availability, Warren Buffet’s classic rules also hold true for the Data Centre Industry. More

ISPE Europe Annual Conference in Rome

We’re looking forward to meeting you at ISPE Europe's Annual Conference in Rome from 19 – 21 March.  More

Imran Khan Appointed as Principal Architect in PM Group's Boston Office

Clients working with Imran will benefit from his 23 years’ experience as an architect on all phases of project delivery as well as his experience working at senior management level in business development and client relationship management roles.  More

A Year of Fundraising for Birmingham Mind

Our UK team recently marked the culmination of their 2017 Charity of the Year partnership with Birmingham Mind.  More

US West Coast Team Moves Office

We’re excited to announce that our US West Coast team has moved to a new office. Our new location, just off Great America Parkway, provides a super work environment with excellent connectivity and proximity to our clients. More

PM Group Shortlisted in Green Awards

We are delighted to be shortlisted once again in the 2018 ‘Green Awards’ reflecting our commitment to developing sustainable business practices, our CR programme, accreditation to the Business Working Responsibly Mark, and as a business services provider, our influence on the building projects we design and deliver. More

Peter Hanson Appointed Process Architecture SME in Boston

We're delighted to announce the appointment of leading concept developer, Peter Hanson, as SME for Process Architecture in our Boston office.   More

Construction Planning and Scheduling Summit

The importance of planning and scheduling in construction management and how to benefit from technological advances in projects of all sizes will be the focus of the 2nd Annual Construction Planning and Scheduling Summit in Berlin on 15/16 February.   More

Innovating the Future of Pharma Manufacturing Facilities

How different will pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities be in the future?  PM Group's Austin Lock will speak about Flexible Manufacturing Facilities at ISPE’s ‘Facilities of the Future’ Conference which takes place from February 20 to 22nd in Bethesda, Maryland, USA.  More

ENR names PM Group as a Top Pharma and Food International Design Firm

For the 8th year in a row, PM Group has been ranked as a Top 5 Pharma and Food International Design Firm by Engineering News Record (ENR), the widely regarded global industry ranking. More

Complying with Stricter EU Controls for Wastewater and Waste Gas Emissions

Is your company on track for compliance with EU chemical sector regulatory requirements for wastewater and waste gas control arising from EU Decision 2016/902?   More

Chodov Centre Opens In Prague

Following a 3 year construction programme, the newly expanded and refurbished Chodov Retail Centre now has 200,000sqm of leasable area with 300 units, all BREEAM certified. More

PM Group Appoints Two New Board Directors

The Board of Project Management Holdings Ltd (PM Group) has announced the appointment of Andy Rayner and Anthony O’Rourke to its Board.  More

PM Group Acquires UK Specialist Engineering Firm

PM Group has announced the acquisition of PROjEN, a 100-person multi-disciplinary engineering firm based in the UK, with offices near Manchester and in Edinburgh. The company has joined PM Group as PM PROjEN. More

Safe Construction Site Award for Aspira Project

The ASPIRA project in Prague has been recognised by the Czech Association of Safety Coordinators as the Safe Construction Site 2017. More

Engaging the Future Generation of Engineers

Promoting STEM subjects (Science Technology Engineering and Maths) and Engineering careers in UK schools forms part of our UK team's Corporate Responsibility programme, and throughout 2017, the team visited schools in Birmingham and Solihull, delivering talks, presentations and STEM workshops to children aged 10 to 15.  More

Just Bio’s Flexible & Deployable Biomanufacturing Facility in Hangzhou

Our Shanghai office recently completed the Engineering Design of a 10,000sqm modular-build biologics development in Hangzhou, China for Just BiotherapeuticsTM (Just Bio), an integrated biotechnology company focused on technologies that will accelerate development of biotherapeutics and substantially reduce their manufacturing cost. More

Next Generation Food Facilities Toolkit for Almarai

PM Group is bringing its global food expertise to assist major Saudi Arabian food corporation Almarai in the development of a comprehensive Toolkit to guide it's ‘Facilities of the Future’ design. More