Francesco Longanesi

  PhotoMr Francesco Longanesi is currently Plant Engineering Manager in the Chiesi Brasilian Plant . These are the main areas of responsibility : Engineering Project Management : I Support the planning, co-ordination, management and cost-control of CAPEX ( 10M€ /year ) Process Maintenance Engineering: develop cost effective strategy based on continuous improvement in line efficiency's, reduction in downtime and line changeovers. Buildings and Utilities Maintenance: I Ensure "continuous improvement" of facilities / building plant services driving reduction in energy costs . Corporate and site standards are adopted within the maintenance strategies. Environmental, Health & Safety Management : include occupational safety and health, environmental management , HSE regulatory permitting and compliance. Main Projects Accomplished : PRODUCTION EXPANSION PJ - INHALANT LIQUIDS - TIC 7M Euro MICROBIOLOGICAL LAB PJ - TIC 2,5M Euro ISO 14001 - OSHA 18001 Plant certification He was the Project Manager in the design and construction phases of the new R&D Centre a facility of 22.000sqm - Labs buildings. He managed schedule and cost control tools and maintain strongly commitment in the project team to adopting all the best design practices in order to deliver a world class campus. Francesco graduated from University of Padua with a BS in Chemical Engineering in 1995 , with over ten years of industry experience he became a pharmaceutical engineer : excellent knowledge of GMP, good skills in project management, detailed knowledge of guidelines on best practices for sterile facilities, cleanrooms, pharmaceutical water systems, bioprocessing equipment, extensive experience in containment technologies.