Robert Koniakowsky and Kurt Kuehr established Pharma-Glas KG Herstellung von Glaswaren aller Art, with Salzburg as the company's registered domicile. Its product portfolio included vials, ampoules, laboratory equipment, fluorescent tubes, etc.
The Laboratory Equipment and Fluorescent Tube segments were discontinued and the company focused solely on vials and ampoules
Christian Fischer started his training as production manager at the beginning of this year.
After business school, Ursula Koniakowsky joined the company in order to assist the senior management as the future financial manager.
Ingrid Koniakowsky, Robert Koniakowsky`s firstborn daughter, joined the company.
The production of vials was discontinued, and that of ampoules was expanded (4 additional production lines). The standardized production of low-alkali ampoules whose production method, tests and test records can be tracked back until 1986 has led to the company's rise to become the successful manufacturer of primary packaging in its current form.
Award of ISO 9001 certification.
DMF for U.S. regulatory authority (FDA).
Kurt Kuehr passed away at the age of 76.
Ursula and Ingrid Koniakowsky were appointed legitimate managing directors.
Robert Koniakowsky passed away.
The company remained in the ownership of the descendants, the Koniakowsky and Kuehr families.
Extensive renovation and rebuilding measures prepared the ground for a GMP-compliant ampoule production.
Quality-enhancing automation workflows were implemented.
Environmental certificate to ISO 14001 obtained.
PHARMA-GLAS will continue to grow together with the ever-increasing quality demands of its customers.
"There is nothing so stable as change" (Bob Dylan)