Tag Archives: Biopharmaceutical

Pneumatic Blending

Pneumatic blending offers numerous advantages over mechanical mixing. It incorporates a series of controlled compressed gas (or air) pulses into the bottom of a conical hopper to mix dissimilar materials into a homogeneous blend. As the compressed gas expands back … Continue reading

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Productivity in Upstream Processes

By Ken Clapp, Upstream Product Manager, GE Healthcare Although keeping a better-faster-cheaper mindset, the bioprocessing industry cannot sacrifice quality. Over the past few decades, tremendous improvements have been made, including the industrialization of Chinese hamster ovary (CHO) cells and biologics … Continue reading

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Designing for Operational Excellence

Kristina Pumphrey, PE – CRB Associate / Operational Improvement Specialist It seems counterintuitive to wait until a facility is in operation to apply Lean/ Six Sigma techniques to improve operational efficiency.  There are many decisions made during design that affect … Continue reading

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PharmaSystems to Exhibit Two Innovative Systems at INTERPHEX

PharmaSystems Inc. will be exhibiting two very innovative systems at the 2016 Interphex. An RDS (Rapid Decon System) from Franz Ziel GmbH and an RWM 120 vial and ampoule washer from ROTA Verpackungstechnik GmbH will be on display at booth … Continue reading

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ACG Worldwide presents Innovative Packaging and Track & Trace Solutions at INTERPHEX 2016

With over fifty years of industry expertise, ACG Worldwide is an integrated processing, manufacturing and packaging solutions provider to the global pharmaceutical industry. The company has emerged as one of the world’s largest and most respected business enterprises providing a … Continue reading

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Maximizing On-Target Yields during The Production of APIs

Maximizing on-target yields during the production of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) is a crucial goal for efficient pharmaceutical manufacturing.  Meeting that goal can have a significant impact on your bottom line.  On-target optimization depends on achieving the tightest particle size … Continue reading

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The Transformation of the Industry

Since 1974, the year when it was founded, Marchesini Group has grown progressively through acquisitions and partnerships with complementary companies.  Today, the Group is capable of supplying complete lines to handle the entire production process from dispensing product in vials, … Continue reading

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