We are happy to be exhibiting at the CHEMUK Show in Birmingham this year. This edition we are focusing on our core products which are pumps and pump units for precise, pulseless flow which enables our users to achieve the very best results from their chemistry. Solutions for reliable & safe processes!
Since 2023, our solutions include DYNISCO pressure & temperature sensors and transducers! For accurate testing and analysis for high quality!
We are excited to meet you in our stand J34. There is lots to talk about!
Quality prevents downtime!
How they contribute to safety, precision, and efficiency.
Leak-proof, safe & sustainable.
Gear pumps are the best choice!
Add your liquids in a controlled manner for optimal results!
Create new materials. Deliver high quality!
You don't want to miss out on this opportunity. Plan your visit now & register for free.
That pharmaceuticals place high demands on their production is hardly surprising. The end-product must be always safe and effective, and waste of precious API 's must be avoided wherever possible.
For example, during production in the pharmaceutical industry, metering pumps are used to dose additives very accurately. These pumps must meet high standards. This is vital to ensure that drug production is safe and effective. Gear pumps are then a logical choice.
One of the advantages of gear pumps is their precision, which is very important for the quality of the final product. This is because the amount of liquid pumped can be controlled and adjusted to the specific requirements of a production process. Wasting expensive ingredients is therefore a thing of the past. Moreover, gear pumps are characterised by continuous, pulsation-free dosing and low shear stress. Two more important contributions to your quality!
As gear pumps are configured specifically for the application, they are highly reliable and durable. The high-quality and possibly polished (Ra < 0.8) materials are resistant to corrosion and wear. This makes them suitable for use in demanding environments, such as clean rooms.
Due to the chemical character of additives, it is often necessary for pumps to be leak-proof. Magnetically coupled gear pumps are hermetically sealed. The shaft seals have given way to a magnetic bushing with static seals that hermetically seal the pump. This way, no leakage can occur!
To meet the GMP guidelines to which pharma must conform, gear pumps are available that are either SIP- or CIP-cleanable. Designed to meet the highest hygiene and quality requirements, they can be thoroughly cleaned without dismantling.
Inspection documentation is made available for the wetted parts:
For the metal parts, material certificates type 3.1 and the declaration of conformity 2.1 (DIN EN 10204:2005) are supplied. Including ATEX certification if applicable.
Ask our specialists about the possibilities for your process! Let's talk!
Suurmond have added a new product range to their portfolio for the food and pharma industries; the MAAG PFS series for hot-melt extrusion and micro pelletizing. With the advanced technologies by MAAG, a new era has begun when it comes to making high quality solid dosage forms for pharmaceutical and food applications.
MAAG’s technologies produce homogenous, consistent micro pellet sizes, ensure continuous manufacturing in simplified processes, avoids the creation of dust during the process and require no grinding! The complete PFS range complies with pharma and food directives!
Pellets are neither powder nor granules; they are characterized by a defined shape and a very narrow particle size distribution. This allows a very wide range of applications that integrate active substances such as tableting, and capsule filling in the pharmaceutical industry, and sweetener and gum base in the food industry. Since no grinding is used in the process, the structure and the effectiveness of active substances remain unaffected.
Hot-melt extrusion (HME) has been revealed as a successful technology for a large spectrum of applications in the pharmaceutical industry, with proven robustness for numerous drug delivery systems. With HME, even the processing of poorly soluble carrier/active substance combinations, no longer poses a major problem in the pharmaceutical industry.
Some of the most well-known applications are for taste-masking of drugs, solubility enhancement of poorly water-soluble compounds, controlled, extended, sustained and targeted drug delivery.
The MAAG extrex® PFS gear pumps are specially designed for applications in the pharmaceutical industries. Such applications require specific design characteristics: high discharge pressure capability, constant throughput, gentle conveying, and narrow temperature ranges. In such an environment, the proven extrex® gear pumps unfold their full potential.
MAAG offer different types of micro pelletizers, meeting precisely the demands of the pharmaceutical industry with its specially developed pelletizing systems. The innovative pelletizing technology results in particles of uniform shape and size for optimal direct further processing.
The various types of pelletizing systems are all dedicated to a certain type of formulation or process such as:
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New MAAG industrial gear pumps for precise dosing and conveyance. For industrial applications the processed medias vary widely from corrosive and abrasive media, to applications with high (differential) pressures, high viscosities, and high temperatures. With the new MAAG innovations, pump types dosixTM and flexinoxTM , Suurmond further extends her portfolio and can herewith satisfy the demand for precise dosing and conveying units even better for a wide range of diversified media.
Due to the chemical properties of the conveyed media, the quality requirements for industrial applications are very stringent and diversified. Thanks to their chemical resistance the MAAG dosixTM and MAAG flexinoxTM gear pumps are used for different chemicals involving highly pure, corrosive, viscous or very hot media, e.g. acids, solvents, molten sulphur, and flavours or fragrances but also for food and pharma processes.
The housing cover of both MAAG dosixTM and MAAG flexinoxTM consists of a three-piece configuration that facilitates maintenance and the replacement of internal parts, i.e. gears and bearings.
The MAAG dosixTM is corrosion resistant and electrically heatable especially designed for small throughputs. The superior dosing precision of the pump makes it an ideal solution for applications such as flavours and fragrances that require the accurate dosing of low viscosity scent and aroma components. The new dosixTM is available in five different sizes.
The MAAG flexinoxTM gear pumps are also corrosion resistant and can be heated, either electrically or by fluid. The flow rates are higher compared to the dosixTM and the application range is extended to resins and various plastics, e.g. precursors of carbon fibres. The new MAAG flexinoxTM is available in four different sizes.
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