Surplus Food Processing, Packaging, and Plant Support Equipment Auction

Major Consumer Food Products Manufacturer Global Online Auction Don’t miss our equipment auction starting Monday, September 4 – Thursday, September 7! The auction features stainless steel tanks and kettles, mixers, versators, pumps, mills, homogenizers, fillers, ovens, conveyors, bundlers, accumulation tables, cappers, unscramblers, case sealers, and more. Auction Links: View catalog >> Register now >> Request a […]

Immediately Available Equipment from Orange Juice Concentrate Facility

Immediately Available Equipment from Orange Juice Concentrate Facility, Indiantown, FL Don’t miss out on immediately available equipment from an orange juice concentrate facility in Indiantown, FL! See below for list of tanks, drum filling lines, compressors, and more. Contact Michael Kadis below for details. Immediately Available Tanks: (1) 5,000 gallon Walker jacketed kettle with scrapper […]

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. Update 7/25/17: Click here to register and to view the catalog. Pharmaceutical Equipment […]

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 […]

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 […]

Supply Side West 2016!

Federal Equipment Company is at Supply Side West – “The World’s Leading Ingredient and Solutions Tradeshow Where Science & Strategy Intersect.” Stop by the booth (X135) to visit with one of our representatives regarding all of your ingredient and finished product process and packaging equipment needs! If you missed Supply Side West, you can catch […]

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 […]

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 […]