In a recent post, we reviewed the basics of tablet presses, or tablet compression machines, including the following: How tablet presses work Machine and tablet parameters Typical applications Popular manufacturers Key factors required for making tablets Once you have a firm understanding of the basic parameters and options, your next step is to understand the […]
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 main difference in types of capsule […]
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, former assets of Impax Laboratories. Additionally, the auction includes other pharmaceutical processing and pharmaceutical packaging equipment. Update 7/25/17: Click here to register and to view the catalog. […]
Don’t miss our global online auction of juice processing and filling equipment! Auction Information: Location: Indiantown, FL Auctioneer: Harry Davis & Company Bid Online: Monday, June 19 – Wednesday, June 21, 2017 Inspection: June 17-18, 2017 or by appointment (412-765-1170) 18% Online Buyer’s Premium Featured Items: Juice Processing (11) Walker 5000 gallon S/S Jacketed Processing Tanks […]
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 […]
Adam Covitt, VP of Federal Equipment, talks about extending value on used equipment and shares details on an upcoming auction event.
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 […]
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 […]