Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals

Sensirion and TTP Ventus collaborate on high-performance microfluidics driver

Sensirion, the leading manufacturer of flow and environmental sensors, is pleased to announce its collaboration with micropump manufacturer TTP Ventus Ltd on the design of a compact high-performance microfluidics driver. The system has been created to support laboratory prototyping and product…

🕘 7 days ago

Survey finds two-thirds of process industry companies are anticipating fully-autonomous operation by 2030

Yokogawa Electric Corporation revealed results of a global end-user survey on the outlook for industrial autonomy, which shows that 64% of respondents from companies in process industries are anticipating fully autonomous operations by 2030. The survey provides an in-depth view of future trends in…

🕘 17/09/2020

Government and industry jointly dedicate £300 million to boost UK manufacturing productivity

£300m of joint government and industry funding is allocated to businesses to boost the UK’s manufacturing capabilities, it is announced today (11 September 2020) by the Business Secretary, Alok Sharma, at London Tech Week. These funds will go to those with creative ideas including using…

🕘 11/09/2020

New MePIS RM Recipe Management distributor for UK and Irish markets

Industrial IT & Automation expert iioTek has been awarded distribution rights for MePIS RM, a revolutionary central recipe management solution. The agreement provides iioTek with the rights to market, sell, and distribute MePIS RM Receipe Management across the UK and Ireland. MePIS RM is a…

🕘 09/09/2020

Marinomed applies for drug approval for new decongestant nasal spray in Europe

Austrian firm Marinomed Biotech has applied for approval of the new decongestant Carragelose nasal spray in a first group of EU countries. It is the first product from the Carragelose platform to be approved as a medicinal product. The spray aims to treat viral infections of the respiratory tract…

🕘 08/09/2020

Rutronik shows innovative approaches with UV LEDs

From industry through to medicine and public infrastructure, the use of UV LEDs is offering new approaches in the fields of sterilisation, deep cleaning of air and water, agriculture and industrial manufacturing. For example, ultraviolet A-rays are suitable for use in vertical farming, while the…

🕘 16/07/2020

Werum IT Solutions receives "Asia-Pacific Bioprocessing Excellence Award 2020" for its PAS-X MES

Werum IT Solutions, a supplier of manufacturing execution systems (MES) and manufacturing IT solutions for the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industries, was awarded the "Best Bioprocessing Supplier Award: Automation – Software" for the second consecutive year at the 7th Annual…

🕘 08/07/2020

Dispensing: what do we mean by accuracy and repeatability?

A number of the products that we offer are described as being highly accurate, precise and/or repeatable. We believe that these criteria are important to a process where consistent, high quality output is required, and they have a big impact on productivity through reduction of material waste…

🕘 19/06/2020

AI-based precision medicine mining of UK Biobank finds 13 human COVID risk genes

Data scientists from UK-headquartered AI precision medicine company, PrecisionLife, have used the Company’s proprietary AI enabled precision medicine platform to identify 59 repurposing drug candidates that could be used to develop new therapeutic strategies to increase the survival rate of…

🕘 06/05/2020

Controlling innovation to deliver high value-low volume, flexible, continuous manufacturing

Perceptive Engineering is collaborating with Chemtrix and a multinational pharmaceutical company in Singapore to deliver a collaborative solution for the production of high value-low volume chemical/pharmaceutical production through small scale flexible continuous manufacturing. Following the…

🕘 24/04/2020