Bringing world class, flexible, contract manufacturing solutions to South Africa.
Situated in Durban, Cipla Medpro Manufacturing (Pty) Ltd is one of South Africa's largest pharmaceutical manufacturing plants, approved by the SA Medicines Control Council (MCC), and headed by a strong, experienced management team.
CMM is fully equipped to offer local and multinational pharmaceutical companies world class, high volume contract manufacturing solutions in line with MCC cGMP (current Good Manufacturing Practice) and PIC/S standards.
CMM is also one of only two facilities in South Africa offering manufacturing capability for effervescent formulations.
Through its close association with Cipla India, experts in pharmaceutical manufacturing to globally accredited standards for over 75 years, CMM benefits from their manufacturing expertise and customers are assured the benefit of our competitive advantage and strong buying power when sourcing raw materials.
Unique design and capabilities, from
start to finish.
The facility is uniquely designed in that there is physical segregation between stores, primary and secondary processing areas. This minimises the risk of contamination and ensures material flow is uni-directional. All incoming materials are received in accordance to cGMP principles and are housed in dedicated warehouses i.e. primary, secondary etc. Warehouses, including the finished goods store, are temperature and humidity controlled in accordance with required material storage conditions.
CMM currently offers:
Further improvements undertaken are:
Dedicated Tech Transfer
As a contract manufacturer, CMM recognises the importance of having a skilled, experienced and efficient team involved in the introduction of new products into the facility. As such, a dedicated technology transfer team comprising technology transfer pharmacists, laboratory personnel and a project co-ordinator facilitate the smooth introduction of new products into the facility, in accordance with cGMP requirements.
Experienced management and full systems support ensures
peace of mind:
CMM's 300-strong staff complement (including contract and temporary staff) is headed by a strong management team experienced in international manufacturing practices. A full engineering support team is on site to maintain the state of the art equipment and ensure continuous machine operation and minimize downtimes through an extensive preventive maintenance program.
A highly skilled team of qualified professionals across all areas and departments ensure that quality assurance, quality systems, technology transfer and manufacturing processes are maintained at international standards.
The following range of products can currently be manufactured: