Production

Serialisation and Aggregation Solutions for Product and Supply Chain Protection

Fachpack, the European trade fair for packaging, processing and technology in Nuremberg, opens its doors from 24 - 26 September 2019. The Wipotec Group will be represented at the Packaging Valley stand. In Hall 2, Stand 421, trade visitors can discover the latest developments in product inspection. This year Wipotec-...

Intelligent Wearables

Honeywell announced that Braskem Idesa has adopted a hands-free, wearable connected technology solution at its plant in Veracruz, Mexico. Honeywell’s Intelligent Wearables will allow Braskem Idesa to improve productivity and compliance with process procedures, capture the expertise of experienced workers and provide...

The new In-Tap is based on the optical measuring principle of quenching of fluorescence light

The new In-Tap from Mettler Toledo is based on the optical measuring principle of quenching of fluorescence light. Compared to conventional amperometric measurement it provides higher signal stability, lower maintenance re-quirements, no waiting time for sensor polarization, no electrolyte change, a very short response...

Sartorius Stedim Biotech now even offers new services for mammalian cell bank manufacturing

Sartorius Stedim Biotech (SSB) announced the launch of new services for mammalian cell bank manufacture under GMP conditions. These services are offered by its subsidiary, Sartorius Stedim Bio-Outsource, an experienced contract testing organization (CTO) based in Glasgow, UK, and in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. Based...

The Bosch Pack 403 horizontal flow wrapper achieves an output of up to 800 products per minute

Bosch Packaging Technology will showcase its latest packaging system solutions for bars, biscuits and bakery at two global packaging trade shows in September. At Fachpack in Nuremberg, Germany, customers will experience a scalable mid-range system, which is ideal for fast-growing companies to expand their capacities....

Test of the crash safety of load-bearing automotive body parts at the development center for the Adhesive Technologies business unit in Munich

Henkel and RLE International have joined forces to help OEMs and tier 1 suppliers in the automotive industry leverage weight savings of up to 50 percent with hybrid structural body parts. Collaborating under the moniker of The Mobility Alliance, the partners will highlight the lightweighting potential of high-...

Sabic UK Teesside

Bilfinger has been chosen as maintenance partner for a 60 million Euro contract by Sabic UK Petrochemicals Limited to carry out a range of services across facilities on its Teesside site. The services will include mechanical, electrical and instrumentation engineering, as well as access, insulation, painting, and...

SIG is the first in the industry to enable customers to demonstrate their commitment to responsible aluminium sourcing using the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) certification

From today, SIG will offer the world’s first aseptic carton packs that use foil certified to the ASI standard. This will add value for customers, brands and retailers by promoting responsible sourcing throughout the value chain – from suppliers all the way through to consumers. SIG customers will also have the option...

OEE Overview

In today’s competitive economy, some of the biggest challenges for pharmaceutical manufacturers are to increase availability, enhance performance, and improve product quality. In addition, companies need to optimize batch processing, which presents unique challenges not found in other manufacturing processes. One...

Coperion’s optimized stainless steel WYK diverter valve for CIP applications is a match for even the most stringent hygiene and purity demands

At Powtech 2019 (April 9-11, 2019, Nuremberg/Germany), Coperion and Coperion K-Tron will present their versatile bulk materials handling solutions for various process steps at their booth no. 4-290 in Hall 4. Along with the newly redesigned stainless steel WYK diverter valve for CIP cleaning and the ZV rotary valve,...