Vetter Development Service Rankweil

Our dedicated clinical development facility in Austria is located just an hour’s drive from our headquarters and commercial manufacturing hub in southern Germany.

Vetter development service office in Rankweil, Austria
Vials die in der Produktion am Standort Rankweil abgefüllt werden

Support from preclinical to Phase 2

The latest addition to our global site network, VDS-R is optimized for parenteral molecules in the earliest phases of clinical development. This 100,000 ft2 site offers the resources needed for efficient early-stage clinical manufacturing including chemical analysis, microbiology labs, material preparation and compounding functions.

Key features & resources:

  • Aseptic clinical filling
  • Lyophilization
  • Chemical & biochemical analysis
  • Microbiology
  • GMP storage
  • Regulatory support
  • Scale-up for late-phase & commercial manufacturing
  • Visual inspection
More about VDS-R

Facility resources & capabilities

1 filling line

Class 100, vials

1 weighing room

Class 100,000

1 compounding room

Class 100,000

1 clean room

With restricted access barrier system (RABS)


Chemical analysis and microbiology

Visual inspection

Product evaluation to international standards

GMP storage

Room temp (15-25° C), cold (2-8° C), and frozen (-20° C, -30° C, -70°)

Facts & figures
clinical development experts on staff
270 K
injectable product units filled in 2022

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Address & contact info

Vetter Development Services Austria GmbH

Römergrund 6

6830 Rankweil, Austria

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