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Robert Bosch Packaging Technology, Inc. - Pharmaceutical

8700 Wyoming Ave. N., Minneapolis, MN, 55445, USA

  • 763-424-4700

General Information:
Klaus Ullherr
Phone: +49 7951 402-517

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Robert Bosch Packaging Technology, Inc. - Pharmaceutical

fluid & gas flow equipment, material handling & storage

Coffee Protection Valve prevents product deterioration.

October 1, 2015

Measuring 12.5 x 12.5 x 0.35 mm, Model V55 allows roasting gas to escape without allowing oxygen and external odors to enter bag or can, which could affect aroma of product inside. Valve also prevents bag from bloating, ensuring optimal shelf presentation. To complement external valve, CVA V55 valve applicator is capable of applying up to 150 valves/min. System uses sensors to detect that bag perforation is correct, amount of fluid in valve is accurate, and that valve is precisely placed. Read More


Packaging Robots increase efficiency for food producers.

July 15, 2015

Based on open frame platform featuring GD series Delta robot, this hygienic series offers modular and standardized robotic solutions with application-specific options. D3 robotic platform handles payloads up to 3 kg and speeds that can increase pick rates. Designed for quick changeovers as well as simplified use and maintenance, solutions feature Gemini 4.0 Delta robot controller and software that enable new product formats to be simulated offline without need for physical products. Read More

health, medical and dental supplies & equipment, machinery & machining tools, materials & material processing

Granulation Unit meets pharmaceutical requirements.

April 30, 2015

Available for 3 batch sizes, GranuLean combines mixing, granulating, and drying for manufacturing of pharmaceutical granules. Gentlewing high shear mixer mixes and granulates active ingredients and excipients and is emptied via integrated wet mill. Pneumatic transfer pipe then transfers wet product to fluid bed module, where it is dried through inflow of Diskjet distribution plate. Equipped with 21 in. touchscreen interface, GranuLean uses recipes to control all process and cleaning steps. Read More

machinery & machining tools, packaging equipment

Processed Cheese Packaging Machine handles slices down to 13 g.

April 2, 2015

Offering uninterrupted production of individually wrapped slices, DCS 1000 processed cheese conditioner features distribution drum capable of outputting 1,000 slices/min towards 3 conveyors with accurate alignment of each slice and efficient transportation to stacking device. Forming group with integrated cooling system provides full control of product and allows for range of recipes. Other features include extra thin sealing widths and motorized 3-stack descent device. Read More

material handling & storage

Capsule Filling Machine processes 2,600 capsules per minute.

March 20, 2015

Designed to precisely dose powders, pellets, tablets, and liquids, as well as combinations, Model GKF 2600 outputs up to 156,000 capsules per hour. Micro-dosing wheel processes products in filling range of 2 –30 mg. In addition to automatic anti-troubleshooting function, system provides optimized containment with tightly sealed doors that ensure high hygiene standards are maintained during operation. Options include checkweigher, feedback loop, and inspection unit. Read More

automatic id, computer hardware & peripherals, labels, tags, signage & equipment

Labeler/Printer enhances pharmaceutical packaging serialization.

January 29, 2015

Depending on end-user requirements, modular CPS (Carton Printing System) prints 1D or 2D data matrix codes on up to 400 folding cartons per minute. Camera system enables both codes to be checked on different carton qualities with maximum reliably, and products are automatically sorted out if data matrix codes' contrast and readability do not conform with required quality. Ability to connect to machine software and company IT in multi-level process ensures reliable serial number attribution. Read More

machinery & machining tools, packaging equipment

Horizontal Flow Wrapper packages individual vials.

October 24, 2014

Packaging up to 300 single blow-fill-seal vials/min, Sigpack HCUL uses long-dwell cross-sealing technology to ensure hermetic packages even at high speed. Primary packaging units, delivered as BFS cards, are fed into machine by Sigpack LDF Delta robot or other intelligent loading solution. Before being packaged in flow wrapper, vials are separated by feeding system’s separation unit. Control system monitors alignment of products as well as information printed on packaging, such as barcode. Read More

cleaning products & equipment

CIP System cleans human vaccine production systems.

October 8, 2014

CIP (Cleaning in Place) system, offering facilitated program parameterization via menu-based touch control panel, cleans pharmaceutical purification equipment with finished active substance concentrate while simultaneously thermally inactivating wastewater. While system and all modules are designed according to biosafety level 3 (BSL 3), completely closed system design keeps viruses from escaping to outside. Volume of 800 L enables cleaning of process tanks with useable volume of ~2,000 L. Read More

fluid & gas flow equipment, food processing & preparation

External Protection Valve helps keep packaged coffee fresh.

September 17, 2014

Applied to coffee packaging to prevent product deterioration, V55 allows roasting gas to escape without allowing oxygen and external odors to enter bag/can. This maintains aroma of packaged product while also preventing bag from bloating. Coffee manufacturers can apply up to 150 of these 0.49 x 0.49 x 0.014 in. valves per minute, and valve offers reliable opening and closing pressure to ensure optimal product quality. Read More

food processing & preparation, machinery & machining tools

Slab Former features flexible working width.

September 16, 2014

Designed to minimize or eliminate trim when processing masses for cereal, candy, protein, and fruit bars, WRF 600 Flex Roller Former enables width changes without production stoppages. System features smooth slab former with flexible working width allowing step-less and tool-free adjustments for precise cutting of bars in different sizes. As standard feature, slab thickness can be continuously adjusted between 0.196–1.181 in. WRF 600 features hygienic design and offers access from all sides. Read More

packaging equipment

Single-Use Filling System has validated multi-tubing port.

June 13, 2014

PreVAS (pre-validated, -assembled and -sterilized) single-use filling system features fully validated multi-tubing port. With PreVAS pump trolley, users gain mobile filling station that can be combined with existing filling lines. Product bag is situated outside isolator, while filling tubes are compactly and safely guided through isolator wall via multi-tubing port before being connected to filling station. This helps accelerate upgrades their existing lines to filling operations. Read More

machinery & machining tools, material handling & storage

Filling and Closing Machine includes capping station.

May 19, 2014

Depending on output and container, FXS Combi, with 2 or 5 positions, processes pre-sterilized nested syringes, vials, and cartridges. Integrated capping station enables capping of vials and cartridges directly after stopper insertion, ensuring pharmaceutical safety. Operating with up to 6 dosing heads, machine is suitable for all common filling technologies, such as peristaltic or rotary slide valve piston pumps as well as single-use filling technology PreVAS. Read More

packaging equipment, robotics

Robotic Packaging Systems promote safety for food producers.

May 16, 2014

Delfi, used for feed placing into primary packaging, and Paloma, used for placing into primary or secondary packaging, are vision guided solutions that feature GD33 Delta robot in open frame design. With its 3 kilo payload capability and speed, robot promotes productivity and application versatility. It can integrate with Gemini 4 control and software platform, and access to main components facilitates maintenance. Hygienic design with stainless steel frame option is also available. Read More

test & measuring instruments

Automated Vial Inspection Machine handles up to 600 containers/min.

April 2, 2014

AIM 8 series offers modular design for adaptation to application requirements. Basic module is equipped with CMOS camera-based particle inspection system and table for up to 5 inspection stations. Each station can be equipped with range of different inspection units, most of which combine 2 inspection types. Depending on requirements, main module can be expanded via connection to sub-module containing additional inspection table as well as to pre-spin table. Read More

waste handling equipment

Sterilization Tunnels meet customer-specific requirements.

March 14, 2014

Featuring modular design to ensure customer-specific arrangement, HQL Series 6000, 7000, and 8000 are suitable for sterilizing and depyrogenizing pre-cleaned ampoules, injection and infusion bottles, as well as cartridges and syringes. Systems are available in standardized bandwidths of 600, 800, and 1,200 mm, respectively. Optimized airflow and measures for heat recovery help minimize energy required for electrical heating and ventilation, while flexible pressure zone ensures process safety. Read More

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