Archive for September, 2013

Interview with Bosch expert Udo Comanns: Containment projects in capsule filling on the rise

The number of potent pharmaceutical compounds requiring solid dosages for clinical tests and commercial production is growing at a rapid pace. This process calls for contained environments to protect machine operators and products from cross-contamination. A containment system prevents biological agents from escaping either into the working surroundings or the external environment. …more


40 years Ampack – Bosch subsidiary is celebrating a jubilee

Ampack

Everything started more than 40 years ago with an engineering office which was established by Siegfried Ammann in Augsburg, Germany. Two years later the family company  Ampack Ammann was founded in Königsbrunn, which is situated near Augsburg, where the first fully automatic cup filling and sealing machine was manufactured. Since then Ampack has grown continuously and employs meanwhile more than 320 associates. In total, more than 1500 machines have been delivered to the customers of Ampack successfully. In October 2012, the Bavarian company Ampack was taken over by Bosch Packaging Technology. …more


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