West Normandie has been present in France since 2009 and specializes in manufacturing of plastic components for injectable solutions. The plant is approximately 4,500 m2 and employs an average of 100 team members. Two principal industrial activities on site are dedicated to the molding and assembly operations.


The Le Nouvion site was founded in 1974 and West has been present in France since 1995. The plant specializes in the manufacturing of rubber components for injectable solutions for pharmaceutical, biotech and generics customers, with an output of 4 billion items per year. The facility is approximately 60,500 m2 and employs on average 600 team members.

Le Nouvion site uses advanced technologies such as vision inspection, B2 coating and Westar® ready to sterilize processing. It is West’s center of excellence for injection molding technology. The site is certified ISO 9001 and 15378.

Supported by Research & Development, Product Management, Quality and Technical departments, the site manufactures two products for pharmaceutical laboratories - the ERIS® and the NovaGuard® SA Pro safety systems, dedicated to injectable syringes. Both products focus on avoiding contamination by needle stick injuries. The Normandie site is certified ISO 13485.

ERIS® is a registered trademark of Tech Group Europe Limited, a subsidiary of West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc.

NovaGuard® is a registered trademark of West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc., in the United States and other jurisdictions.


The West sales office in the Paris region has been in operation since the 1980s. The office has approximately 20 team members working in functions such as account management, sales support and order fulfillment. The Paris sales office supports West’s global network and customers.