Posts Tagged ‘life sciences’

Increasing Autoclave Reliability via Machine Learning Technology

Posted in Life Sciences on Tuesday, February 13th, 2018. No comments yet
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ARC Advisory Group’s Paula Hollywood moderated a session, IT/OT/ET Convergence at the 2018 ARC Industry Forum. Here’s the description from this session: The convergence of IT (Information Technology at the enterprise level) and OT (Operations Technology, the information and automation technologies employed in the plant), is not new, but the relationship is intensifying. What is […]

Automating Bioprocess Single-Use Systems

Posted in Life Sciences on Friday, March 24th, 2017. No comments yet
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For those not in the pharmaceutical and biotech manufacturing industries, if you ever visit one of these facilities you’ll be struck by the clean, shiny stainless steel vessels and piping. Given the importance of hygiene in the production of medicines, most processes include clean-in-place (CIP) and sterilize-in-place operations (SIP). The capital costs and ongoing time […]

Capital Project Efficiency-Operational Flexibility-Product Lifecycle Efficiency at Interphex

Posted in Event, Life Sciences on Tuesday, March 14th, 2017. No comments yet
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Author: Michalle Adkins At the March 21-23 Interphex 2017, Emerson exhibitor staff will be discussing three main themes: delivering capital projects on time with lower risk; comprehensive automation solutions for flexible, single-use facilities; and improving efficiency across the product lifecycle. Life Sciences companies are expanding globally in order to provide life-saving or life-enhancing solutions to […]

Measurement Repeatability in CIP and SIP Operations

Posted in Life Sciences, Pressure on Tuesday, January 10th, 2017. No comments yet
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One only has to do a Google image search on pharmaceutical equipment to see the clean, sanitary conditions required for pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical processing. The measurement instrumentation must be able to handle the tough conditions when cleaning and sanitization operations are performed. In a Pharmaceutical Manufacturing article, Ensuring Batch-to-Batch Repeatability in Sanitary Processes, Emerson’s Kyle […]

Pharmaceutical and Biotech Manufacturing Data Integrity

Posted in Life Sciences on Thursday, November 10th, 2016. No comments yet
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The integrity of the data behind the production of pharmaceutical products is paramount. In recent years, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has increasingly observed data integrity related Current Good Manufacturing Practices (CGMP) violations during CGMP inspections. At the recent Emerson Exchange conference, Emerson’s Michalle Adkins co-moderated the Life Sciences Industry Forum session with […]