Novel coating enables hip implants to grow in better and prevents aseptic inflammation

The number of hip prostheses in the EU has risen steadily over the past ten years – most notably in Austria and Germany with 300 implants per 100,000 inhabitants. The frequency of aseptic inflammatory processes between bone and implant, accompanied with loosening of the prosthesis, has increased, resulting in a shortened lifetime of the hip Read more about Novel coating enables hip implants to grow in better and prevents aseptic inflammation[…]

More flexibility, precision and ease of maintenance for filling processes

The ever-increasing variety of beverages, liquid foodstuffs and pharmaceuticals presents major challenges for plant operators and plant designers. Manufacturers are placing more and more emphasis on customized solutions when it comes to container shapes, in order to stand out from the competition. This also applies to plant design. Maximum flexibility is often incompatible with low Read more about More flexibility, precision and ease of maintenance for filling processes[…]

Extended actuator and nominal size range of GEMÜ 567 BioStar control valve

The aseptic GEMÜ 567 BioStar control valve is now available up to a nominal size of DN25, thus allowing a maximum flow rate of 15 m³/h. At the same time, the selection of motorized actuators for this valve has also been extended. In order to expand the product range of valves for hygienic, sterile and Read more about Extended actuator and nominal size range of GEMÜ 567 BioStar control valve[…]

KHS presents design award for germ-free PET bottles to students in Münster

Following the successful premiere in 2017 KHS has now presented its award for innovative bottle designs for the second time running. The Dortmund manufacturer of filling and packaging systems for the beverage, food and non-food industries launched the project last year together with the School of Design at the University of Applied Sciences in Münster, Read more about KHS presents design award for germ-free PET bottles to students in Münster[…]

GEMÜ strengthens its industrial business and acquires new sales markets

When we think about GEMÜ, we often – justifiably so – have a picture in mind: Aseptic stainless steel diaphragm valves. The family-owned enterprise from Baden-Württemberg in Germany has enjoyed a prominent position as market leader in sterile applications for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries for many years. GEMÜ is very much at the cutting Read more about GEMÜ strengthens its industrial business and acquires new sales markets[…]

New filling valve platform with innovative PD design

Valve specialist GEMÜ based in Ingelfingen, Germany is laying the cornerstone for the latest generation of filling valves with the F40 and F60 valve types. Thanks to close contact and communication with plant engineers and operators working in the area of filling processes, GEMÜ has been able to build up considerable expertise in this field Read more about New filling valve platform with innovative PD design[…]

Endress+Hauser wins Hermes Award

Endress+Hauser has been recognized by Hannover Messe with the prestigious Hermes technology award for iTHERM TrustSens, the world’s first self-calibrating temperature probe for industrial applications. The compact thermometer iTHERM TrustSens has been designed especially for hygienic and aseptic applications in the food & beverage and life sciences industries. With automated and fully traceable self-calibration during Read more about Endress+Hauser wins Hermes Award[…]

Preventive maintenance of aseptic machines: KHS offers fixed modules at fixed prices

The standards of quality in hygienic filling are high – as is the cost of production downtime. It is thus important to carry out preventive maintenance on machines in order to detect any possible wear and microbiological risks in good time – and to avoid them. For high standards of quality and safety in the Read more about Preventive maintenance of aseptic machines: KHS offers fixed modules at fixed prices[…]

KHS presents new chunk dosing unit and compact systems at Anuga FoodTec

At Anuga FoodTec in Cologne, Germany, the KHS Group will have compact and flexible systems specially designed for the beverage, food and dairy industries on display. The new KHS chunk dosing unit for functional milk beverages permits gentle filling of chunks measuring up to 10 x 10 x 10 millimeters. The systems supplier from Dortmund Read more about KHS presents new chunk dosing unit and compact systems at Anuga FoodTec[…]