Caleva Blog

6th Symposium on Solid Oral Dosage Forms in Malmö, Sweden

Caleva Process Solutions Limited has just returned from exhibiting at the 6th Symposium on Solid Oral Dosage Forms in Malmö, Sweden.  Caleva exhibited their Screen Extruder 20 and MBS (Multi Bowl Spheronizer) 250 machines, which were met with great regard and enthusiasm.  David Ryan, Caleva’s International Sales Manager commented, “This has been the most informative and influential of all the...

2nd APGI Coating Workshop in Lille, France on 17th April 2013

Caleva would like to thank all the visitors who attended their stand at the 2nd APGI Coating Workshop in Lille, France on 17th April.  David Ryan from Caleva Process Solutions, accompanied by Mr Hamid Darkaoui from Keyser & Mackay, took the opportunity to demonstrate the Mini Coater Drier. The MCD can coat from one to 130 tablets – a world’s first – thus significantly cutting required...

Caleva Visit to GPO in Thailand on 27th March 2013

he Thai GPO (Government Pharmaceutical Organisation) based in Bangkok has been a user of Caleva bench-top extruders and spheronizers as well as the Caleva Mixer Torque Rheometer for many years.   A meeting was held to discuss on-going work to see if any of the formulations developed in the laboratory are now ready for progression to pilot scale or production.  Caleva have supplied equipment...

Caleva visits Walailak University School of Pharmacy on 26th March 2013

Walailuk University (Founded in 1992) is a public university located in Tha Sala District, Nakhon Si Thammarat Province, Thailand. The University is State funded but is given a high level of autonomy. The University is named in honour of Her Royal Highness Princess Chulabhorn Walailuk.

Caleva attends the annual symposium of the United Kingdom and Ireland Controlled Release Society (UKICRS)

The UKICRS addresses a wide range of research fields based on controlled release or products which include not only pharmaceutical applications but also agriculture, veterinary, food and cosmetic sciences. The annual symposium was held at the University of Reading. There were several industry presentations on the first day (one of which was given by Caleva Process Solutions) and a second day...

Caleva visits Abbvie in Singapore

Caleva visits Abbvie in Singapore to deliver and install a bench top laboratory spheronizer. Abbvie is made up of 21,000 people who are focused on the development of novel pharmaceutical products and novel ways to help people manage some of the most serious health conditions. The scientists, researchers, communicators, manufacturing specialists, and regulatory experts who make up Abbvie, work...

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Caleva visit to ProPack Vietnam 20 March 2013

Nguyen Hung, Sales Manager of ATI JSC, is the representative for Caleva in Vietnam. He visited PropPack Vietnam with Dr Steve Robinson - MD of Caleva Process Solutions who design and manufacture extruders and spheronizers for the development and manufacture of pharmaceutical pellets. No other manufacturers of equipment for making pellet were present at the exhibition.

University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam*

One of the first Caleva customers in Vietnam, Dr Le Hau (Deputy Head of the Department of Industrial Pharmacy) purchased an Extruder and Spheronizer from Caleva in 2007. The University Pharmacy School has an annual intake of 300 hundred pharmacy students joining the 5 year course which goes from strength to strength under the leadership of Dr Le Hau and Dr HoaVan Huynh (Vice Dean of the...

Winner of Caleva Multi Lab Survey

Thank you to everyone who took part in our survey about the Caleva Multi Lab. This exciting new pharmaceutical formulation development tool is now in advanced development. The winner of the Ipad Mini was Jittima Chatchawalsaisin at the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chulalongkorn University, Phyathai Road, Patumwan, Bangkok, Thailand. Caleva have installed a Gear Extruder 40 and a Caleva...