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Learn How an Integrated HMI Makes Powerful PLC Control Accessible to Users

Posted by Kelly Howe

Dec 28, 2016 9:00:00 AM

This post is brought to you by Unitronics.

Industry - Pharmaceutical, Medical


Coating Systems International manufactures equipment to apply pill coats to pharmaceutical tablets.  They needed a flexible control platform with good user ergonomics for a line of coating machines with a payload of up to 500 liters.  Coating Systems selected the UniStream all-in-one PLC+HMI from Unitronics, which offered flexible, modular I/O and clear, precise graphics.

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Topics: solutions, PLC, medical, HMI, Unitronics, pharmaceuticals

Humphrey - Medical Device Manufacturing Standards

Posted by Kelly Howe

Jul 12, 2016 9:00:00 AM

This post is brought to you by Humphrey Products.

 If your company produces medical devices, contract manufacturers can provide flexibility, expertise, and experience. Choosing contract manufacturers who are certified can offer an array of benefits: 

  • Access to growing markets around the world
  • Demonstrable commitment to efficient, safe processes
  • Protection against audits and litigation
  • Marketable dedication to quality
    The question? Which standards are relevant, and what certifications to look for.

Read on to discover the requirements and applications of the medical device industry’s manufacturing standards.

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Topics: humphrey products, Humphrey, medical, medical industry