Successful Versynta small batch event

Last week, Syntegon hosted the Versynta Small Batch Event, opening the virtual doors to the Crailsheim production plant for attendees from around the world. During the event, external speakers from IPS, Valicare and Ferring GmbH shared their expertise related to the growing small batch pharma field. A live, detailed demonstration of the Versynta Flexible Filling Platform (FFP) followed, highlighting the individually configurable and flexible machine for filling aseptic and high potent liquid active ingredients. The showcase concluded with …More


Take your molecule to production

Compromise no longer; Syntegon’s GKF 60 R&D capsule filler is here! The GKF 60 combines a small machine footprint with the durability, innovation and flexibility you have grown to expect from Syntegon.  When designing the GKF 60, our mission was simple, “design it to do everything.” We think you will agree that it does exactly that.

In the OSD product development world there a few hard and fast rules; plans change; timelines shrink; and API is scarce. That is where the flexibility of the GKF 60 comes in. …More


Syntegon’s Slide Gate Technology Improves Capsule Filling Performance

Although Syntegon’s tamping-style capsule filling machines have set the standard for precision and durability in capsule filling for decades, that does not mean we rest on our laurels. At Syntegon, we tirelessly pursue innovations that make our industry leading equipment even better.  One of the most important of those innovations to come out of Syntegon’s Waiblingen, Germany facility in recent years is slide gate technology for capsule fillers. …More


New, patented loading system for freeze dryers

Biopharmaceutical drugs such as mRNA vaccines against COVID-19 not only differ from classical pharmaceuticals regarding production methods. They are also extremely sensitive and have a very short shelf life when stored in liquid form. Freeze-drying is often the only way to preserve these active ingredients for more than a few days. However, it is precisely the interfaces between filling and freeze drying that pose major challenges for the protection of people and products.

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Syntegon’s Pilot Scale High-Shear Mixer and Fluid Bed

Developing a pharmaceutical product within a Research and Development Lab can be a very expensive and time-consuming process for OSD manufacturers. Once a stable product has been developed within the lab setting, scaling up to pilot production can prove even more daunting for scientists. Pilot-scale machines provide pharmaceutical companies the tools to better understand a manufacturing process that was successful at lab scale, while also allowing for batches at less than production scale, where design changes can still be easily executed at less cost. Syntegon offers …More


Vision Training Capabilities in Automated Inspection

As technology increases so does the need to train our employees to keep their knowledge on pace. Syntegon’s well-respected Aftermarket Service team, located in Allendale, New Jersey, is ready to assist with this requirement. One of our favorite service offerings is our vision training, which can be conducted onsite or remote.

Syntegon’s vision training is a 2-day course that provides customers …More


Introducing new North American Director of Business Development Marc Wilhelms

Syntegon Pharma Technology North America is pleased to announce that Marc Wilhelms has joined our team as Director of Business Development with a focus on Inspection Technology.

Marc is not new to Syntegon. He previously worked for our German manufacturing sites in Cologne, Waiblingen and Crailsheim for almost ten years. He was responsible for Europe, Middle East and African sales territories as an Area Sales Manager. Leveraging Marc’s background, he brings …More


Quick Turnaround of Manual Inspection Hoods (MIH) for Visual Inspection

Syntegon has stood strong with its customers in our common fight against COVID-19. To meet the rising demand for vaccine inspection capabilities, Syntegon is offering fast track delivery of manual inspection hoods.

Manual inspection will always be the cornerstone of visual inspection. It sets the benchmark for an acceptable product and establishes the baseline for validation. Syntegon’s MIH’s are excellent for small lots, re-inspection of rejects/ejects, and batch releases. …More


How do I get my materials into an Isolator?

Fill/finish lines surrounded by RABS and/or Isolators come with many benefits, but one of the initial challenges is determining how to transfer commodities, fluid paths, tools or drug product itself into the closed ISO 5 space. Have no fear, Syntegon’s experts are here! Join Matthias Angelmaier and Dr. Laura Moody on Wednesday, May 12th at 10am CDT for the final chapter in Syntegon’s Isolator webinar series, as they describe the various techniques used to quickly and safely move materials across barriers and into the final fill production space. Click here to register.


Complete transparency: innovative Track and Trace solutions for the food industry

 

Product counterfeiting is a hot topic in almost all manufacturing industries; the demands for a clear proof of origin are increasing. Particularly regarding the growing number of scandals involving counterfeit or contaminated food products, it is essential to take action as quickly as possible – to strengthen confidence in one’s own brand and to avoid expensive product recalls. …More


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