Optimised Valve Solutions and Connectivity for Modern Hygienic Plants

Burkert offers free hygienic training course in the UK for pharma and cosmetic industries

Burkert is holding the event at its premises in Cirencester, Gloucestershire

On Thursday 17 October 2013, Bürkert is offering a free hygienic training course in the UK for professionals in the pharmaceutical and cosmetic industries.

Subjects include increasingly stringent regulatory regimes, emerging legislation and how to achieve higher process yields, cleanability and optimum process flexibility. The course also considers hygienic processing demands of today - modularity and flexibility, alongside the development of construction materials in valve solutions.

The course is free of charge to attend and includes luncheon and refreshments throughout the day, plus useful material to take away. This is a great networking opportunity for people in the industry.

The course will be held at Bürkert's new premises, which include a comprehensive training room, in Cirencester, Gloucestershire.

The agenda is as follows:

9.00am - Welcome and introductions

  • Compliance considerations in hygienic plants
  • Higher process yield and minimum plant footprint
  • Maximum clean-ability and optimum process flexibility
  • An insight into solutions

10.00 – 10.20am - Coffee Break

  • What are the demands/requirements of modern day manufacturing plants
  • Connectivity challenges in sterile process design
  • Comparison/choices of solutions available today
  • Modularity and flexibility with safe and secure handling
  • Features and benefits for a balanced capital and operating expenditure

12.00 – 1.00pm - Lunch

  • Considerations for effective valve solutions
  • The development of materials of construction in valve solutions – design criteria
  • The evolution of diaphragm valve solutions – reducing dead volumes
  • Optimised process performance with a unique solution

2.30 – 2.50pm - Coffee Break

  • Extended options for mechanical solutions
  • Working within the guidelines
  • Case study presentation

4.30pm - Re-cap of key points and close of course

For further information please contact Helen Christopher, Bürkert UK Marketing Manager. T: +44 (0)1285 648720 E: helen.christopher@burkert.com

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