Specialty chemicals and Pharma intermediates division

Centre for multidisciplinary industrial research & development (CMIRD)

This division is known as Center for multidisciplinary Industrial research (CMIRD). It is working in the field of synthesis of pharma intermediates and specialty chemicals. It carets research needs in chemical and life sciences by delivering advance discovery, contract research, and manufacturing solutions. Well-equipped laboratory, multidisciplinary team, scaling up and manufacturing facility makes us perfect partner in contract research and manufacturing of these products.


We are having a complete set of infrastructures necessary for gram scale to kilogram scale manufacturing of active organic ingredients, intermediates, and specialty chemicals. Our unit is located at Rajiv Gandhi IT-BT Park, Hinjewadi, Pune which is 140 Km from Mumbai, the commercial capital of India.

Our area of operation revolves around organic molecules including API intermediates, PGR, Specialty Chemicals used in various industries.

List of Plant and Equipments : Chemistry
  • Autoclaves (100 ml)
  • Fume hoods
  • Halar coated Centrifuge 36” GMP Model
  • High vacuum distillation set up
  • Kg to ton scale facility: Glass reactors with distillation set up, heating, cooling, chilling and vacuum (Capacity from 10 litres to 1,000 litres)
  • Gram to Kg scale facility: Glass reactors with distillation set up, heating, cooling, chilling and vacuum (Capacity from 50 ml to 10 litres)
  • Hot Plate magnetic stirrer with temperature controller
  • Lab centrifuge
  • Oven for glassware drying
  • Par autoclaves
  • Rotavapor
  • Scrubber-blower and absorption columns
  • Slurry pumps
  • Stainless steel Nutch and Sparkler filters
  • Transfer pumps
  • VTD (independent compartments with Halar coating)
  • Water /Oil baths
  • Weighing balance (gram to kg scale)
  • Stainless steel reactors having distillation set up, heating, cooling, chilling and vacuum (Capacity from 100 litres)
List of Plant and Equipments: Microbiology
  • Bioreactors
  • Incubators
  • Laminar air flow
  • Autoclaves
  • Centrifuge
  • Bioreactor
  • Full microbiology laboratory setup
  • Lab scale fermentation in sophisticated automated fermenter
  • Single as well as double decker shaker
  • Electric Generator (Diesel)
  • Water ring vacuum pump
  • Water ejector vacuum pump
  • Oil ring vacuum pump
  • Water softening plant
Quality Control Equipment
  • Gas Chromatograph (GC)
  • High Performance Liquid Chromatograph (HPLC)
  • Karl-Fischer Titrator
  • Melting Point / Boiling Point Apparatus
  • PH Meters
  • Pico meter
  • Laboratory oven
  • Vacuum oven
  • Deep fridge
  • TLC system
  • UV cabinet
  • Fuming chambers
  • Analytical balance
Environment related Systems and Equimpent
  • Effluent treatment plant
  • Scrubbers and absorption tower and circulation system to neutralize the hazardous gases like chlorine, bromine, HCl, HBr, SO2 etc.
  • Safe, separate bulk storage facility for solvents, acids, bases and other chemicals.
  • Safety tools and equipment.
CMIRD Services
  • Custom synthesis
  • Contract manufacturing
  • Impurity synthesis
  • Small, medium and large scale synthesis
  • Process research and development
  • Formulation development
  • Scaling up

To fulfill our customer requirements we have perfect blend of classical chemistry with multidisciplinary expertise coupled with

  • Advanced R&D laboratory
  • Process development
  • Analytical method development and quality control
  • Technology transfer: Lab to pilot plant and pilot to commercial plant
  • Handling of multi-step synthesis
  • Gram to tones scale manufacturing facility
Reactions we handle
Condensation reaction Dry chemistry Side chain halogenation Esterification
Siloxation Lithiation Ring halogenation Etherification
Hydrogenation Pressure reaction Coupling reactions Peptide synthesis