Types of Automatic Capsule Filling Machines

Types of Automatic Capsule Filling Machines In the pharmaceutical industry, it’s essential to have exactly the right type of machine to fill the specific capsules you’re creating. Most capsule filling machines (commercially known as capsule fillers), or equipment that fills capsules with the needed powder or liquid, will differ in size and production output. The […]

Join us at Pack Expo / Healthcare Packaging Expo

Join us at Pack Expo / Healthcare Packaging Expo in Las Vegas! We will be exhibiting at Pack Expo / Healthcare Packaging Expo Booth #345 from September 25-27, 2017. Set a meeting with our team >> View our show specials >>   Healthcare Packaging Expo Show Details: Dates: September 25-27, 2017 Location: Las Vegas Convention […]

Global Online Auction of Quality Surplus Packaging, Processing & Pharmaceutical Assets Formerly of Impax Laboratories

Global Online Auction Announcement Don’t miss our pharmaceutical equipment auction starting Thursday, July 27th – ending on the 28th! The auction includes solid dose equipment – tablet presses, capsule fillers, fluid bed dryers, and more. Additionally, the auction includes other pharmaceutical processing and pharmaceutical packaging equipment. Pharmaceutical Equipment Auction Information: Location: Burlingame, CA Auctioneer: Heritage Global Partners Bid Online: Thursday, July 27, […]

Overall equipment effectiveness

Don’t Miss Adam Covitt’s Manufacturing Chemist Article: Overall equipment effectiveness for oral solid dose sourcing and integration Measuring the operational performance of process equipment has evolved with time, and the methodology to determine overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) is gaining in popularity Focused on measuring equipment availability and reliable, as-designed functionality, OEE principles focus on “losses” that can be generated from a whole host of […]

Pharmaceutical Grade Liquid Mixing & Packaging Auction

Pharmaceutical Grade Liquid Mixing & Packaging Auction Don’t miss our pharmaceutical equipment auction starting Monday, July 17th – ending on the 20th! The auction includes filling and capping systems, autoclaves, steam generators, and more. Update 7/18/17: Click here to register now and bid today! Update: 7/19/17: Click here to view the Filamatic® Cubitainer® Bag-in-Box Combination Filling […]

New Inventory: GEA PMA-Advanced 600 High Shear Granulator

New to Federal Equipment Company’s inventory – GEA’s PMA-Advanced(TM) 600 High Shear Granulator. This unused high shear mixer/granulator built in 2015 features some of the latest granulation innovations from GEA including: 316L stainless steel product contact surfaces 240-450 liter working capacity 36kw main impeller: 1-170 rpm 11kw chopper: 100-3000 rpm 16 bar shock rating full […]

DEA Regulations for Tablet Press and Capsule Filler Sales

New DEA Regulations Released New DEA regulations governing the sale of tablet presses and capsule fillers will take effect March 31, 2017 (updated from January 30, 2017). In accordance with Executive Order 13563, the Drug Enforcement Administration reviewed its import and export regulations as well as reporting requirements for domestic transactions in, among other things, tableting […]

Visit Booth W-817 at Pharma Expo 2016 Before Time Runs Out!

Pharma Expo (co-located with PACK EXPO) is more than half over! Make sure that you visit Federal Equipment Company at Booth W-817 to discuss all of your packaging equipment needs. Time is running out – visit us before your next machine is sold to someone else! Pharma Expo Nov. 6-9, 2016 – Booth W-817 – […]

Tricks or Treats? What should you expect from a used equipment dealer?

Avoid scares and eliminate spooky used equipment offerings by dealing with the best equipment dealers.  Here is what you should expect from your dealer when sourcing used pharmaceutical equipment: An on-hand inventory of equipment, ready to meet your needs Equipment stored in controlled storage facilities for first-hand inspections Demonstrated Industry knowledge, relationships and reputation On-site […]