Tips to Get the most value from Pharma Expo 2016

An estimated 10,000 visitors will visit more than 100,000 sqft of trade show booths at this year’s Pharma EXPO.  They will be there to discuss packaging projects, learn about industry trends and see new packaging equipment innovations.  Additionally, there will be 45,000 more attendees for the co-located PACK EXPO International 2016.* With so many people, exhibitors […]

Do you need equipment?  Save time and money at Federal Equipment Company

Now is the time to consider new sources of equipment for your projects.  If you need new equipment for to grow your business, but want to save money while decreasing the time to market, sourcing second-hand or used equipment has never been a better option. Industry consolidations, competition for expensive manufacturing space, and excess capacity […]

Reduce Costs for Pharmaceutical Autoinjection Devices

Used equipment has a simple value proposition – save time and save money.  Our customers save time by avoiding long-lead equipment builds.  Our customers save money because used equipment is discounted versus the price of new equipment.  Time and cost savings are central to the value provided by used equipment, but the ultimate value is having the right […]

Tablet Presses: A (Very) Basic Guide

Here at Federal Equipment Company, when we talk about tablets, we are not referring to handheld electronic devices.  We are talking about solid dose pharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals, vitamins and supplements and a wide array of chemical and household products including batteries and detergents.  Here are some of the basics on how tablets are made. Tablets are formed […]

Fluidized Bed Granulation for Pharmaceutical Applications

Fluid bed granulation has been a part of solid-dose pharmaceutical manufacturing for decades. The equipment mixes and granulates materials with almost no moving parts. Inside the fluid bed, particles are “fluidized” using a stream of air and a granulating solution mist is added. The liquid binder causes the particles to aggregate and form granules. The […]

AUCTION ANNOUNCEMENT: Pharmaceutical/Manufacturing Equipment

Cleveland, Ohio – Cleveland-based Federal Equipment Company is partnering with Heritage Global Inc. to auction the assets of a Major Sterile Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturer in Bedford, OH (Cleveland), which was formerly owned by West-Ward.. The online auction will be held July 26-27. In order to bid on this online auction, which is more than 1000 lots, […]

Global Online Auction – 400 Lots of Late Model Laboratory and R&D Equipment

Starting: July 11, 2016 / 7:00 am PDT    Ending: July 12, 2016 / 10:00 am PDT Location: Burlingame, CA Preview: By Appointment Only       SP Scientific Virtis Genesis Freeze Dryer (Never Used, In Original Box,  delivered > 1 month ago) Millrock LD85 Lyophilizer (2) Agilent 1200 Series HPLC Systems w/ CPU (2) Agilent […]

Used-Equipment Dealers Offer Cost Savings – BioProcess International – March 2012

Used-Equipment-Cost-Savings Federal Equipment Company frequently authors and/or contributes to significant thought leadership pieces in prominent industry magazines/sites. Attached is an excerpt and pdf download of a piece our COO Matt Hicks wrote for BioProcess International. Used with permission from BioProcess International. EXCERPT: “The loss of a patent for a branded drug product leads to opportunities […]

Federal Equipment Company, Corporate Capabilities Brochure.

Federal Equipment Company Capability Brochure. Federal Equipment Company has been a trusted source for reliable, used equipment for more than 50 years and is one of the largest suppliers of pharmaceutical processing and packaging machinery. We are a company with a history of industry expertise and the resources to support our global customers.