12 August 2015

Cleaning Pharma Capsule Printers – Case Study 20667

by bettereng1neer1ng / No Comments

Background: This company makes the empty capsules that other companies use for their pharmaceuticals. Parts Cleaning Problem: The print on these tiny capsules is applied by special printing machines.  These machines need to be cleaned on a regular basis.  The machinery gets completely torn down and every component is methodically washed.  This was being done […]

Read More

12 August 2015

Sanitization Parts Washer – Case Study 21154

by bettereng1neer1ng / No Comments

Background At cosmetic companies, the filling machines have to be torn down and meticulously cleaned on a regular basis. This company has always hand cleaned their components using a team of workers. They were ready for a change. Parts Cleaning Problem The challenges included: a) cleaning off tenacious substances such as water -proof mascara; b) […]

Read More

12 August 2015

Cosmetic Pails Drums Parts Cleaning – Case Study 21155

by bettereng1neer1ng / No Comments

Background At cosmetic companies, the make-up constituents are stored in plastic pails and drums. These need to be cleaned after each use. This company cleaned the containers manually using a hand-held a pressure washer. The result was a mess in more ways than one. Parts Cleaning Problem Design a conveyor washer that could clean 5 […]

Read More

12 August 2015

Drum Washer for Pharmaceutical Industry – Case Study 21429

by bettereng1neer1ng / No Comments

D-24 Rotary Drum Washer This cleaning system cleans small rubber parts after punch-out. Parts are automatically loaded and the drum tumbles the parts through the system. The parts are washed, dried, and then move onto the next stage. The D-24 has a super “clean design” to maintain sanitary conditions. All areas of the machine are […]

Read More