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Filling, Capping & Sealing

Visual inspection of insulin vials at the Brazilian site in Montes Claros, Novo Nordisk. Source: Novo Nordisk.
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Novo Nordisk Brazil site implements software program

Company uses newest PAS-X version at one of their largest sites for 18 production lines and two lines for packaging.
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Multi-Fill: Batch feeder system

Multi-Fill’s Batch Feeder provides a metered, continuous flow of bulk products like cooked pastas and rice, cut vegetables, fruits, meats, and various salads to the hopper of its volumetric cup filler, allowing large quantities to be placed into the hopper with minimal monitoring.
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Nordson ASYMTEK: Large-format dispensing platform

Accommodates wide range of substrate sizes, fluids, and processes for SMT, PCB packaging, and microelectronics assembly applications.
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Kilian/Romaco: Bi-layer tablet press

Synthesis 500 Bi-Layer Tablet Press is a versatile, state-of-the-art pharma tableting machine developed for high overall equipment efficiency.
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Federal: High-speed modular series filler for juice

The new 70-valve high-speed modular series filler from Federal Mfg., powered by Pro Mach, is a semi-automatic dedicated clean-in-place unit that fills and caps 450 1.75-liter PET juice carafes/min.
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WeighPack: Multi-head weigher for blending and mixing applications

Designed for blending frozen foods, vegetables, fruits, confections, snack foods, ingredients, hardware, and more, the 24 Head PrimoCombi combination scale from WeighPack automatically weighs, mixes, and dispenses 2, 3, and 4 products at a time.
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WILD-INDAG: Variable dosing of chunky products

WILD-INDAG is a provider of turnkey solutions for pouch systems worldwide, from the production of the pouch through filling it to secondary packaging, and all steps are executed efficiently and with the highest speed by WILD-INDAG machines and equipment.
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Oystar: Aseptic cup filler

Designed for dairy products, Oystar’s fully servo-controlled Flexline FL 8/8 CA cup filler aseptically fills and seals preformed cups, achieving a production rate of up to 38,400 cups/hr., with a filling quantity range of 90-400g.
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NBE: Process-specific sanitary bulk container dumper

National Bulk Equipment’s process-specific sanitary bulk container dumper is designed and built to the particular sanitary operating processes and practices of the application to ensure optimal compliance contribution (OCC).
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Spee-Dee: Multi-lane filler

Suitable for a variety of dry product applications, Spee-Dee Packaging Machinery’s multi-lane filling systems can be built with 2-, 4-, 5-, 6-, 8-, 10-, and 16-drop configurations to boost production rates with accurate fills for a variety of rigid containers; by filling with a 16-up configuration filler at 40 indexes/min., more than 600 fills/min. can be achieved.
WestPack 2014: Capping Machine
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WestPack 2014: Capping Machine

Magna Capper is an automatic inline capping machine that applies and torques closures onto containers at speeds to 60 cpm. Track feeds cap to machine. Floats cap onto bottle, allowing for fewer crossthreads. Uses servo technology for repeatable, consistent running. Incorporates a user-friendly Allen Bradley touchscreen.
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Multipond: Multihead weighers with hygienic design

Multipond’s new J-Generation multi-head weighers meet tough hygiene regulations worldwide: the frame, monitor holder, and hopper have been revamped and redeveloped; there are no double surfaces, gaps, dead space, or cavities, making cleaning simple; and no aluminum is used in production.
Pfizer Global Supply to conduct trial of thermal imaging system that offers 100% inline inspection without touching the package, offering a technology development for nondestructive packaging seal inspection.
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Pfizer Global Supply to conduct trial of thermal imaging system

Thermal imaging system offers 100% inline inspection without touching the package, offering a technology development for nondestructive packaging seal inspection.
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Mettler Toledo: Microgram weights

Mettler Toledo announces a new range of microgram weights with nominal values from 0.05 mg to 0.5 mg.
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Fogg Filler: Clean-in-place skid for filling line

Able to be custom designed for a new filler, or retrofitted to existing filling lines, Fogg Filler’s Clean In Place (CIP) skid mixes, heats, and delivers caustic, and/or other chemicals, and water to clean all product contact parts of a filler for clean in place processes, and recycle as desired.

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