PACIV, Inc. (Process Automation – Controls.Instruments.Validations) was founded and registered as a corporation in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico in 1997 by Jorge L. Rodriguez. Prior to founding PACIV, Jorge had worked for over 9 years, in the industrial automation, instrumentation and regulatory compliance field for major biopharmaceuticals in the United States and Puerto Rico. . Listening to our clients' desire for local industrial automation and regulatory compliance solutions, support and standardization among their facilities, Rick Straw became partner of Jorge and together they opened our Indiana office (PACIV-USA, LLC) in 2003. Prior to starting PACIV-USA, Rick had served for over 10 years, in the areas of automation and regulatory compliance, with a major biopharmaceutical company. Moreover, in 2007, Wayne Snelgrove, also an experienced process and regulatory compliance engineer with a major biopharmaceutical multinational, joined Jorge and Rick, to open PACIV-UK in Hampshire, England and in 2011 PACIV-Ireland in Cork, Ireland.
PACIV's primary function is to provide unparalleled control systems, instrumentation and regulatory compliance services to the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device, water/waste water, food and beverage, energy and other process industries in a cost effective matter. PACIV differentiation is our unique combination of technical expertise, unparalleled customer service and trusted brand. Our powerful combination of automation and instrumentation knowledge with regulatory compliance experience makes us a compelling value proposition to deliver our clients process control and instrumentation needs.
Our industrial automation solutions enhance our client’s manufacturing facilities productivity at the same time it maximizes the utilization of their assets. Our expansion, including international presence with local resources, responds to the needs of our Biopharmaceutical multinational clients who demand, replicable and consistent of implementation of our automation and regulatory compliance solutions in a localized market format. Our thorough understanding of the challenges faced by the Life Science sector and our collaborative approach with our clients has enabled us to become a global leader in Life Sciences industrial automation and regulatory compliance service solutions. Since our inception, we provide our Biopharmaceutical clients with our services in their multiple manufacturing sites worldwide.
The fact that we hold Master Service Agreements (MSA’s) and Preferred Vendor status with the world’s leading Biopharmaceutical companies serves a testimony of our quality of service and leadership standing within the Life Science industry. We attract and develop the best talent which allows us to provide our clients with the right knowledge and expertise ensuring we provide significant value within our automation solutions and services.
PACIV industry expertise also includes Water/Wastewater, Food & Beverage, and Power & Energy. We are a leading independent provider of comprehensive process automation solutions and services. Our factory-trained and certified engineers get projects conceptualized, design, built, configured, installed, and commissioned quickly. We are also available for operational support, maintenance support and site services such as outsourcing services, staff augmentation and/or emergency calls.