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Filling, Capping & Sealing

Machinery to take center stage at Pharma Expo in Chicago
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Machinery to take center stage at Pharma Expo in Chicago

Co-located with Pack Expo Intl., the event will showcase next-generation production line advances in automation.
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Allpax Products: Production scale R&D retort

The new five-foot diameter, single basket retort offers multi-mode and multi-agitation operation.
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Matrix: Multilane stickpack machine

The Inever BY300 multilane stickpack machine offered by Matrix, powered by Pro Mach, delivers laser scoring and marking combined in one system, lowering operating costs through savings in consumables, and improving the overall appearance and consumer friendliness of the stick pack.
RIVA, an automated compounding system from Intelligent Hospital Systems, prepares IV bags 50 mL to 1,000 mL, and can also prepare low-concentration dilution bags for pediatric dosing.
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GHS automates sterile IV compounding

A new pharmacy is equipped with two automated compounding systems that serve the South Carolina health system’s five locations, improving patient safety as well as internal productivity and efficiency.
RIVA automated compounding technology from Intelligent Hospital Systems compounds syringes and IV bags in an ISO Class 5 environment that enhances the safety of compounded medications while reducing cost and waste.
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How RIVA works at Greenville Hospital Systems

A detailed look at how self-contained RIVA equipment automatically compounds IV syringes or bags for improved patient safety, productivity and efficiency at Greenville Hospital Systems in SC.
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Alfa Laval: Bag-in-box fillers with servomotors

In the compact Astepo High Speed Low Acid bag-in-box filler (HS-LA), filling cycles are shortened by the use of electric servomotors controlling the aseptic filling head and bag feeder.
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Plastic tray/lid breakthrough
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Plastic tray/lid breakthrough

New EasyLid is a patented solution from Sealpac that provides a hermetic seal and full lid function in just one sealing process. It’s consumer friendly because it offers a reclosure feature, and it’s sustainable, too.
Horizontal f/f/s for pillow or stand-up pouch
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Horizontal f/f/s for pillow or stand-up pouch

The Mespack 570 3 is a three-up horizontal form/fill/seal machine built to the highest sanitary standards and targeted toward the shredded cheese market. Produces either pillow pouch or stand-up pouch from rollstock.
Robotic system for filling and stoppering of vials
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Robotic system for filling and stoppering of vials

Bausch & Stroebel’s flexible two-robot system is designed for filling, stoppering, and crimp-capping of vials in the pharmaceutical industry. Handles syringes and cartridges, too.
Filler handles tubes holding more than a half liter
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Filler handles tubes holding more than a half liter

The Nordenmatic 1703x tube filler from Coesia’s Norden division handles up to 65-mm diameter tubes and it is the first high-speed offering for large tubes holding more than half a liter.
Pre-made pouches fed from rails
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Pre-made pouches fed from rails

CleanPouch system from Scholle consists of pre-made spouted pouches with caps that are put on rails and fed into a high-speed rotary filler.
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Premier Tech: Open-mouth bagger

With a new hygienic design the patent-pending BFW Series Open-Mouth Bagging Machine with Bottom-Up Filler from Premier Tech Chronos is engineered for bagging powdery materials such as milk, whey protein, flour, bakery mix, and pharmaceutical powders, and can handle paper, polyethylene, and laminated polywoven bags at up to 10 bags/min.
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Gebo Cermex: Drying system uses customized nozzle positioning

Designed to improve labeling, coding, and vision inspection quality and efficiency, Gebo Cermex's new OptiDry drying system – for all shapes and sizes of glass, plastic, and metal containers – provides precision drying and handling, rapid changeover, minimized energy consumption, and noise-absorbent casing for greater comfort of use, with a noise level of less than 80 dB.
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Cloud Packaging Equipment: Pouch filling machines

The IMP 1500 is suitable for packaging bulky products; Hydroforma is suitable for water-soluble pouches.
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Apacks: Gravity filler

Designed for filling thin liquids with consistent viscosity, Apacks’ Automatic Gravity Filling Machine uses a volumetric time-gravity filling method to produce repeatable and accurate fill volumes.

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