Recommissioning of equipment

(Md.Asif Hussain) #1

Dear All,

Could you please provide the procedures for recommissioning of a decommissioned equipment, what are the qualification and quality requirements?

(Sunil R. Budhkar) #2

For recommissioning of equipment, following aspects should be complied,

  • Change control proposal with Risk assessment
  • QA Approval on Change proposal
  • Conduct IQ, OQ of Equipment
  • Ensure calibration of measuring devices affixed on it
  • Write operation, cleaning and maintenance SOPs of that equipment.
  • Conduct the PQ
  • Approval by QA for IQ, OQ, PQ
  • Development usage log book of that equipment
    Upon release of the equipment by QA, make necessary changes in the Batch Manufacturing or Packing records (Master)
  • Evaluate Regulatory impact
  • Start using the equipment for routine production or packing of the products as applicable.

(Md.Asif Hussain) #3

Thank you Mr. Sunil,
could you just explain the things to be covered in Risk assessment.