SERVIER: Sustainable Partnership and Utilities Management

An expanding site looking for long term visibility over costs, workforce flexibility, utilities cost reduction and maintenance benchmarking
Our partnership with Veolia has been ongoing for 8 years. As our site grew, their scope and responsibilities expanded. We have found them to be open, flexible, focused and easy to deal with. A totally integrated team with the Servier team sharing values and objectives. An excellent partner to work with.
Martin Wolohan
Engineering Manager

42,560 MWh of electricity

generated per year

36,700 tons of CO2

savings per year

35% savings

on annual steam production

The Challenge

Operating in 140 countries, Servier is the leading French independent pharmaceutical company. Servier employs 20,000 staff worldwide, including 3,000 in Research & Development.  Servier had four main requirements including long term visibility over costs, workforce flexibility, utilities cost reduction and maintenance benchmarking.


Veolia's Solution

A comprehensive energy focused solution 

Veolia provided the company with comprehensive energy-focused maintenance solution. Services provided include:

  • Energy procurement
  • Bill validation
  • Site energy audits
  • Utility management
  • Facilities management (reception, replacement guarantee service)
  • Mechanical services
  • Waste management

We also lead the attainment and retention of the ISO 50001 Energy Management standard on the site.

Benefits for our client

  • ISO 50001 Energy Management standard attained for the site.
  • A single point of contact managed service
  • Reduction in utilities/energy costs
  • Continuous improvement across all areas of the contract
  • Open, flexible, focused approach


Our  Solutions in Energy, Water and Waste



Veolia is uniquely positioned to service industry, government and commercial entities in improving performance, managing water, waste and energy.

Learn how

In 2010 Veolia assumed sole responsibility for an array of technical and support services on behalf of the pharmaceutical giant BMS, at its sites throughout Europe.