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Life Sciences & Chemistry

Challenges for the Life Sciences and Chemical Industries

Life Sciences include many applications and specialties: biotechnology, fine chemicals, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals and medical devices. This constantly evolving and highly competitive industry is constantly improving its efficiency to meet high demands. Subject to strict regulations, Life Sciences has a strong social and societal stake as long as its innovations lead to the creation of safer, healthier and more sustainable products.


Life Sciences and Chemistry: meet your performance challenges

Partner of your projects

Control the quality of your projects and save time with an all trades partner. Our experts, specialists in your process, help you to carry out your master plan from design to maintenance. Equans supports you throughout the life cycle of your projects and guarantees reliability, availability of installations as well as optimization of deadlines and overall cost of ownership.

A single point of contact

Power your production lines and ensure their performance through partnership dialogue with Equans:

  • Tailor the project to your needs
  • Study multiple scenarios
  • Validate assumptions at each stage
  • Evaluate the overall cost of ownership
  • Analyzing the risks
  • Defining validation protocols
  • Make installations
  • Accompany performance ramp-up and maintenance
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Cutting-edge expertise for Life Sciences and Chemicals

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Tanks and process skid

With Pierre Guérin's offer, you benefit from a wide range of technical solutions adapted to your processes. We offer you our expertise in the fields of sterile and biological forms in tank and skid process environments (Good Manufacturing Practices):

  • turnkey processes: design, manufacturing and services (tanks, agitators, process, piping, ...)
  • Life Sciences equipment and services: pilot, laboratory and production equipment

Clean rooms

Protecting people and products handled against possible contamination or interactions with non-purified air. You benefit from solutions adapted to your challenges, especially for the production tool that requires a specific control environment. We design and bring clean rooms up to standard by installing, operating and maintaining HVAC equipment, to purify the indoor air and avoid any contamination.

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Process fluids

For your production equipment: preparatory and formulation skids, CIP/SIP, decontamination, use of all types of fluids and process utilities.

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The Laboratory Sorbonnes

Equans puts its know-how in its Grenoble workshop where Laboratory Fume Hoods are designed and manufactured for Life Sciences and Chemical Industries. With this system of pollutant collection by suction of the laboratory air, you ensure optimal safety of your production sites.

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The answer to your performance and safety challenges in refrigeration, gas compression and liquefaction as well as CO2 recovery and treatment for the Life Sciences and Chemical industries. With our customized solutions in process refrigeration and storage (down to -80°C), you use low carbon refrigerants. Your benefits? Regulatory compliance and energy and environmental performance.


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Low carbon utilities

  • Guarantee the availability and quality of your process
  • Comply with regulations
  • Decrease your energy costs per unit of finished product
  • Externalize your utility production risk
  • Reduce your carbon footprint
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Industry 4.0

Industry 4.0 is based on 3 fundamental pillars which are:

  • Improving operational performance
  • Anticipating risky events
  • Optimizing energy and environmental performance

Innovative and sustainable solutions for your Life Science and Chemical activities

Focus on

Your new single-use bioreactor

As evidenced by the race against time for Covid-19 vaccines, the pharmaceutical industry must be increasingly efficient to get products to market faster. Discover our single-use bioreactor solutions that offer maximum flexibility and responsiveness while maintaining quality and safety standards.

Our references

They trusted us

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L'Oreal X Equans

Construction of a demineralized water unit and completion of the turnkey installation:

  • vats
  • pipes
  • instrumentation
  • automation
  • carving
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Pierre Fabre X Equans

Installation of a robotic palletizing island for the Pierre Fabre site which includes the extension of pallet conveying and the addition of a destacker.

Thanks to this installation, Equans has drastically increased the site's industrial performance, but also doubled and reduced its logistics flows:

  • Palletizing for 6 production lines
  • Installation during the 2 week production shutdown
  • Output of 16 cartons/minute
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Sanofi X Equans

Turnkey offer for the construction of a new facility and multi-technical maintenance of industrial processes and infrastructures.
Construction of a new CO2-based refrigeration production facility (less greenhouse gas emitting) and maintenance of the facilities and the guarantee of site performance.

  • 4,500 tons of CO2 equivalent avoided per year
  • 15% reduction in energy consumption
  • 2.4 MW of cooling capacity
  • 1st CO2 high-capacity refrigerant installation in the pharmaceutical industry
Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)

Becton Dickinson

Le pôle stratégique du groupe américain

Becton Dickinson extension

Une extension pour répondre aux enjeux de lutte contre le Covid notamment

Beauty Hub de Cosmetic Valley

Concevoir un lieu pour la cosmétique de demain
Your activity

Life Sciences & Chemistry


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