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 […]

Liquid Capsule Filling Equipment (Video)

Do you need equipment to fill liquids into hard capsules? Check out this Bosch GKF 1400L Capsule Filler presented by Federal Equipment Company. Federal Equipment Company offers many different capsule fillers for all types of production ranges – from R&D and bench-top units to high-output production units. We also offer a wide array of Bosch tooling and […]

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 […]

IMA MF400 Powder Filler, Unused

One Unused IMA aseptic microdoser powder filling line, model MF400, speeds up to 400 vials/minute depending on number of fill stations, currently set up with 2 filling stations, 20 – 32 mm vial diameter range, 40 – 75 mm vial height range, 20 mm stropper diameter with stopper bowl feeder, currently set up for 240 […]

How Tablet Quality Affects Coating Success by Michael D. Tousey (Techceuticals.com)

Federal Equipment Company’s Partner, Techceuticals routinely publishes articles important to solid-dose manufacturing. Here is an Abstract for the most recent article and a link to the article on the Techceuticals website How Tablet Quality Affects Coating Success High-quality coating begins with high-quality tablets, and no coating can achieve peak adherence unless all the tablets in a […]