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Field of Expertise:
Technology innovator in (bio)pharmaceutical production

GEA, founded in 1881, is one of the world’s largest systems suppliers for the food, beverage and pharmaceutical sectors with more than 18.000 employees. Their portfolio includes machinery and plants as well as advanced process technology. Some of their core technologies within the pharma & healthcare department include continuous unit operations such as feeding, continuous blending, twin screw granulation and tableting. The company has pioneered continuous manufacturing in drug production and was the first supplier to provide and install a complete powder-to-tablet line.

GEA’s pharmaceutical technology test centers in Belgium, Denmark, Germany, the UK, the USA, Singapore, China and South Korea provide global technical support and know-how to the pharmaceutical industry.

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