IFAB’s comprehensive process has been integral for a wide variety of nutraceutical and biotechnology companies across Canada. Our expertise includes high-level security, air systems, odour control, hygienic design, and more. All of our solutions are fully-compliant with Health Canada’s regulations.
Since its legalization in 2018, IFAB has been involved in cannabis projects as a natural extension of the work we had done in the food sector.
From master facility planning to multi-phased expansions to niche production facilities, we specialize in:
Hemp Food Production Facility, Manitoba – Primary consultant and engineer of record for multiple phases of process optimization and packaging expansion. Ensuring that sustainable processes were incorporated into the plan was an essential consideration for the expansion of this Certified B Corporation.
Health Products Lab and Production, Southern Ontario – Developed a master facility plan to renovate an industrial production facility in a fast track project. The extensive and detailed design process included an extensive testing lab, office space, and the industrial production of health products to support a variety of natural health, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, and personal care companies.
Biotech Company, Southern Ontario – Process mapping, optimized master facility planning, and detailed engineering were provided to assist this company in achieving a brand new home on a greenfield site. Engineering included an R&D lab and corresponding production facility to produce natural biomaterials for the personal care and cosmetics industries.
Cannabis Edibles Producer, Southern Ontario – Operating as the designated owner’s representative, work included both overall program management and detailed designs for both renovations and expansions of multiple locations across Southwestern Ontario. Facility designs met Health Canada standards for processing, extraction, and testing laboratories.
Cannabis Secondary Processing Facility, Southern Ontario – Primary consultant for full design and engineering to renovate an existing 40,000 sq. ft. building into a registered manufacturing facility for extraction, infused beverages, and gelatin candies. The facility was designed to meet the rigorous standards of GPP and Health Canada, complete with all hygiene protocols and security requirements.