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AbbVie 2019

AbbVie Award for Excellence in Engineering 2019

AbbVie Award for Excellence in Engineering presented by:- 

Gary Crowley,       Site Director, AbbVie 



When AbbVie was formed in 2013, building on Abbott’s 125-year experience and heritage in health by infusing the agility, passion and focus of a start-up business.

AbbVie is spread across five sites in Ireland. Alongside three manufacturing facilities in Sligo and Cork, two offices in Dublin serve the needs of the company’s Commercial and Operations activities.

AbbVie creates new medicines for chronic, serious health issues by combining advanced science with deep knowledge of diseases. We harness Irish expertise in complex chemical and biological research, testing discoveries through clinical trials as well as manufacturing many of our medicines and delivery devices here in Ireland

The AbbVie award presented to the student with the best aggregate marks and contribution in two Third year modules and two Final year modules, as selected by AbbVie:

PE3009            Pharmaceutical Engineering

PE3013            Process Validation and Quality

PE4002            Optimisation and Continuous Process Improvement

PE4006            Design Project

2019 Winner – Ryan Patrick O’ Sullivan (Graduated 2019)


A specially minted medal to the value of €150 and a cheque for €300

Process and Chemical Engineering

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