Quadro Engineering News & Articles

Quadro Engineering Receives Food Processing Magazine's 2011 Readers’ Choice Award

Quadro Engineering was recently selected as one of the top three Suppliers of size reduction equipment to the Food Industry, according to Food Processing’s 2011 Readers’ Choice Awards survey. The Quadro® Comil® is the world’s leading technology for achieving uniform size reduction, sieving, deagglomeration, dispersion and mixing. It is used in a variety ...

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IDEX Corporation Acquires The Fitzpatrick Company

IDEX Corporation(NYSE: IEX) today announced the acquisition of The Fitzpatrick Company, a global leader in the design and manufacture of process technologies for the pharmaceutical, food and personal care markets. Fitzpatrick designs and manufactures customized size reduction, roll compaction and drying systems ...

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Quadro FlexSift Receives Recognition as an Innovator in Sifter Technology

The Quadro® FlexSift received recognition as an Innovator in Sifter technology at the Process Innovation Prize 2010 Competition held during the Industrial Processing Exhibition in Utrecht, The Netherlands. In addition, Quadro’s Regional Partner, Jongerius B.V. won the Industrial Processing Marketing Award. The Quadro® FlexSift security screens...

 

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Continuous Screening & Delumping of API’S in an ATEX Environment

Quadro Engineering has developed an ATEX rated, highly contained dosing system utilizing the Quadro® WIP (Wash-In-Place) S20 FlexSift mounted on a pneumatically actuated height adjustable, portable base that allows added flexibility to move the system to other manufacturing suites. Nitrogen gas ...

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Quadro Engineering Expands Popular Flexsift Product Range

To meet the demands of today’s Food/Pharmaceutical manufacturers, Quadro has expanded the FlexSift product range to include two (2) new models - the S10 and the S30. The S10 is designed for small batch operations, while the S30 is designed for larger batch/continuous flow operations ...

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FlexSift Outperforms Traditional Sifting Technologies in the Food Ingredients Industry

The Huijbregts Group BV, a European food processor who does work with powdered food ingredients such as additives, savoury, bouillons, dehydrated vegetables and herbs and spices needed to find ways to improve operational efficiencies and maximize flexibility in its production stream to handle its increasing business ...

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Dust-Free Conveying of Tablet Ingredients

One of the biggest enemies of the tablet press is dust. Dust is a natural by-product of milling and can be extremely abrasive due to the hardness of the ingredients used in tablet production. If left uncontrolled, dust will settle on your tablet punches and pressure rolls causing pitting, which leads to imperfections ...

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Quadro Solves Bulk Sugar Handling Problem

Quadro was recently approached by a major pharmaceutical manufacturer to design and develop a complete bulk sugar handling system. The manufacturer needed a system that could unload granulated sugar from super sacks at a rate of 3000 lbs per hour and also, fit into an existing facility with limited headroom ...

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Eliminate Your Tablet Presses' Worst Enemy - Dust

The Quadro Vac® has proven to consistently reduce dust contamination when employed in a tablet manufacturing suite. The Quadro Vac is a user-friendly, high-end, sanitary pneumatic conveyor that is used in both pharmaceutical and food plants, worldwide. Its sanitary construction makes it easy-to-clean ...

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Filling V-Blenders Quickly and Efficiently

A large pharmaceutical customer was looking for a Conveyor System to fill their V-Blenders with powdered ingredients of varying bulk densities. They had already purchased a pneumatic conveyor in the past for conveying a specific product. However, when trying to apply the same conveyor for a lower bulk density ingredient ...

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