May 2022

B. Braun Medical facility extension by Archetype India team

Archetype is pleased to be awarded the contract for EPCm services in expanding the existing facility of B. Braun in Chennai, India. The state-of-the-art production facility was established by B. Braun Medical (India) Pvt. Ltd. In 2007. Today, it manufactures over 2000 different types of Surgical Sutures, with an output of over 20 million units of sutures per year, and provides employment to over 200 people.

Archetype’s local presence, strong focus on quality and safety as well as expertise in process engineering were key decision factors for B. Braun to appoint Archetype India as consultants for this prestigious project. Mr. Xavier Sustersic, Director of Industrial Operations, B. Braun - Closure Technologies - the Asia Pacific has given the following: "So far extremely happy working with the team in India (and especially the PM). Archetype India Team is professional, shares suggestions on the design and are also able to challenge the client’s specs".