INTERPHEX 2008 Show Coverage
INTERPHEX 2008 Show Coverage
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2008 Facility of the Year Award Winners
ABB Analytical provides a wide variety of Foundation fieldbus-, Profibus- & HART-enabled instruments and a broad portfolio of laboratory, at-line and process analyzers.
Ahura Scientific, Inc.
Ahura Scientifics TruScan handheld system for rapid, accurate material identity verification is designed to meet the stringent requirements of the pharmaceutical industry.
Arizona Instrument, LLC
Tower Laboratories has been working with a Computrac MAX 2000XL as a replacement for their trace moisture analytical methods.
Ashcrofts DXLdp low-differential pressure transmitter is designed for critical air flow, room pressure and air handler management applications.
Beamex offers a CD-ROM that contains an animated video of its integrated calibration solution, a demo version of Beamex CMX Light Calibration Software, brochures, case studies and technically oriented white papers of various calibration-related subjects.
Bosch Packaging Technology
The company spotlighted its GKF1400L capsule filler with liquid fill module, the FSX2020 nested syringe filler, the KKE2500 checkweigher with tablet feeder, the KWE4000 small package checkweigher, and the FLT tabletop vial filling system.
Cashcos Model 1078 is a pilot-operated blanketing valve allowing tanks to be controlled with much tighter tolerances than before. The unit has multiple flow plugs, sensing configurations, and body configurations in order to meet the specific needs of the end user.
Dwyer Instruments, Inc.
Dwyer Instruments Digihelic II pressure controller combines a differential pressure gage, switch and transmitter with Modbus communications all into a single, compact package. The DHII can be combined with a flow sensor to calculate velocity and flow readings.
Emerson Process Management
Emersons Smart Wireless solutions are an extension of its PlantWeb digital architecture. Its self-organizing mesh wireless field networks and wireless services help enable reliable, secure connection to process data that was physically out of reach or too expensive for wiring.
Fette exhibited its 1200i computer-controlled, single-sided rotary tablet press with interchangeable die table; its 3090i computer controlled, double-sided rotary tablet press with interchangeable die table; its die table segments that speed assembly, changeover and cleaning; and its Absolut Cephir high-filtration/containment system.
GEs Kaye RF ValProbe wireless validation system lets operators view real-time data without the need or cost of wiring or collecting data from remote loggers.
Grundfos Pumps Corp.
Grundfos featured its Digital Dosing line of diaphragm dosing pumps with variable, synchronous or asynchronous speed drives for a variety of applications.
The Enhanced Eclipse Model 705 is now available with a 304 stainless steel housing designed specifically for use in sanitary/hygienic applications.
MG America exhibited capsule fillers. The G250 has an output of 200,000 capsules per hour and provides fill-weight accuracy for powder, single-pellet or dual-pellet applications.
Novas BioProfile FLEX provides immediate measurement of up to 15 key cell culture attributes, including chemistries, cell density/cell viability, and osmolality, to provide a total picture of cell growth in a single instrument.
Siemens Water Technologies
Siemens new, patent-pending S3 technology consumes significantly less water and energy and produces less wastewater than conventional pharmaceutical water generation systems.
Turck featured its BLident modular RFID system with built-in I/O capability, including BLident data carriers (available with read/write intervals between 5 to 500 mm, as well as a high-temperature version rated up to 210˚C) and BLident configuration software, which enables applications to be simulated online before specifying hardware for purchase.
Vaisalas Humicap Humidity and Temperature Transmitter Series HMT330 offers several new features, including a real-time data logging option, Chinese as a user interface language, the Vaisala Humicap 180 R sensor and a USB connection cable for computers.
Yokogawa Corp. of America
Yokogawa provides recording, control systems and field instruments for a wide range of batch and continuous process applications within the pharmaceutical industry.