Our infrastructure: designed to maximise your impact

ERP system

The ERP system has been qualified to be used in our manufacturing processes.

An important aspect of GMP production is Batch Number Management. The ERP system supports full traceability. Our personnel is trained and qualified to work with this system.

Another aspect is the computer assisted weighing of raw materials. This avoids unnecessary paper flow in the plant.

We invest 

Due to a strong growth in demand, we doubled our infrastructure in 2004.

Our headquarter plant is specialised in filing and packaging products. The new site 1 has been equipped especially for blending powders and liquids.

Modularly expandable 

Due to the modular construction of the new site, we are equipped to meet the current demand and we can also expand our capacity when needed. It goes without saying that this new infrastructure meets the strictest requirements with respect to quality and safety.

The Laboratory

We have a team of  experienced laboratory technicians. They perform analyses with the state of the art equipment and techniques, but we are also very familiar with traditional wet chemistry. 

The laboratory equipment :

  • 3 HPLC lines
  • Infrared spectrophotometer
  • UV spectrophotometer
  • Weighing up to .00001 g
  • ICH stability chambers: Standards according to the International Conference on Harmonisation of Technical Requirements for Registration of Pharmaceuticals for Human Use  (ICH)



Fotografielaan 42
B-2610 Antwerpen-Wilrijk
Tel. +32 (0)3 828 29 37
Fax +32 (0)3 830 21 36
e-mail: info@labosmeets.be



CASE: Process Installation  

Open communication crucial in reassembly and automation of process installation for Laboratoria Smeets Large scale projects don’t always have to exceed the deadline, the budget and the stress limitations of the people involved. No, there is another way. Egemin Automation and Laboratoria Smeets proved it in their joint project to build a new production ...
New Technology for API solubility

In collaboration with the University of Ghent, Labo Smeets has realised a new process in pharmaceutical extrusion technology, which enables us to make granules. The main application is to make pharmaceutical granule compositions to drastically improve water solubility of active ingredients. This equipment is installed and available since January 2011.

CASE: Packaging excellence  

A potential customer had set up an organization to import pharmaceutical products from lower priced markets into higher priced markets. As we have a lot of experience in setting up flexible packaging lines, we showed an interest in order to supply the relabeling and .repackaging of this product. A nice coincidence was that a particular company, which as active ...
CASE: Strategic procurement  

One of  our pharmacuetical customers is a large consumer of raw materials. Often large pharmaceutical customers are constrained with their raw materials procurement strategies. The complexity of the regulatory filing for many of their products, prevents them from obtaining the best deal. Underlying causes are the intrinsic speed of action, but also the ...
CASE: International  

A potential customer outside the European Union contacted Laboratoria Smeets. He had obtained, sooner than expected, a registration for his powder product and was desperately seeking to be on the market as soon as possible. We immediately shared his sense of urgency. Just one day after the initial contact, we offered a full service proposal to buy the ...