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Expect More • Solutions for Dry Powder Inhalers

IMA draws on its extensive expertise to provide the most advanced solutions for DPI processing and assembly.

IMA Active is the ideal partner for solid dose processing and manufacturing.

In-depth experience and constant commitment to innovation make us a leading supplier able to find the most suitable solution to your requirements. Our expertise in capsule filling goes back to the 1950’s and today we boast over 5,000 installations worldwide.

Dosing precision, flexible configuration, easy inspection enhance the quality of your products. High accuracy control and unrivalled experience in high containment are the hallmarks of our filling solutions.

We draw on our extensive expertise to provide the most advanced solutions for DPI processing. Our machines can fit special dosators for DPIs and can adjust accurately the dosing chamber without any need to compress or aspirate the powder. The direct net weight control is extremely precise: one additional weighing cell is included in order to give the zero value at each operation and to compensate weighing in real time.

  • Accurate micro-dosing
  • In-line direct weight control
  • Automatic feedback and adjustment
  • Continuous calibration of weighing cells
  • Standard deviation: 0.1 mg

IMA Automation Medtech designs and builds turn-key assembly solutions for the medical device industry.

Continuously drawing on innovative technologies together with comprehensive knowledge of processes, we provide engineered solutions for medical device projects at every stage.

Our competent team of process engineers provides needed support in terms of proof of principles as well as design for manufacturing studies. We assist you in designing your device from early stage development right through to high-speed fully automated assembly lines. Our de-risking approach eliminates costly redesigns and delays in the product’s progress from low speed to high-speed automation transition.

With our technology for DPIs, we offer our customers the optimal solution for the design, assembly and performance enhancement of inhalers. Our platforms workflow includes powder dosing, capping and packaging up to vision, orientation and welding of the medical device.

  • Highly flexible inhaler assembly
  • Semi-automatic or automatic running mode
  • 100% weight-check for accurate and reliable products
  • Easy-to-clean
  • Small footprint

New ADAPTA50. More than a machine.

DPI processing and assembly

More precision. More consistency. More control.

IMA draws on its extensive expertise to provide the most advanced solutions for DPI processing and assembly. Expect more.

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place Bologna, Italy
today March 25-26, 2019
flag 3rd European Conference on Pharmaceutics
place Bologna, Italy
today March 25-26, 2019
Third congress of this new series of international meetings dedicated to Bringing science into pharmaceutical practice. Jointly organized by the A.D.R.I.T.E.L.F. (Italian Association of Pharmaceutical Technology and Law), APGI (International Society of Drug Delivery Sciences and Technology) and APV (International Association for Pharmaceutical Technology), the conference will be a perfect occasion for scientists to give overviews on arising new manufactoring technologies and advances in oral drug delivery. Contact us
place Lisbon, Portugal
today May 7-10, 2019
flag Respiratory Drug Delivery
place Lisbon, Portugal
today May 7-10, 2019
The best international conference of its kind, featuring in-depth presentations and discussions on pioneering respiratory drug delivery science. Organized by the Virginia Commonwealth University and RDD Online, RDD 2019 includes conferences on the developing issues surrounding combination product design and cross-over technologies from the aerosol community. Contact us
place Edinburgh, Scotland
today December 11-13, 2019
flag Drug Delivery to the Lungs Conference
place Edinburgh, Scotland
today December 11-13, 2019
Europe’s premier conference and industry exhibition dedicated to pulmonary and nasal drug delivery. This annual forum gathers scientists, academics, clinicians, regulatory and industry specialists involved in developing medicines for inhalation. DDL 2019 has five themed sessions, each with lectures given by experts in the field of inhalation working to advance respiratory science. Meet Up