Posts Tagged ‘David Rehbein’

Fluidized Bed and Bin Blender PAT Applications

Posted in Life Sciences, Operations Management on Thursday, October 24th, 2013. No comments yet
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In the early 2000s, a Wall Street Journal article, New Prescription For Drug Makers: Update the Plants, shared the news: The FDA [U.S. Food and Drug Administration] has concluded that the industry needs to adopt manufacturing innovations, partly to raise quality standards. The agency is overhauling its elaborate manufacturing regulations for the first time in […]

Establishing a Process Analytical Technology Program

Posted in Emerson Exchange, Life Sciences on Monday, September 16th, 2013. 2 comments so far
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We’re now just a couple of weeks away from the September 30-October 4 Emerson Exchange conference in the Dallas/Fort Worth area of Texas. Today’s the last day to save $200 on the conference fee, so register today if you’re planning on joining us. If you’re in the pharmaceutical and biotech manufacturing industries, you may want […]

Gain a Deeper Process Understanding through Batch Analytics

Posted in Data Management, Life Sciences on Friday, April 12th, 2013. 4 comments so far
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Models can help bring understanding to complex processes. In batch manufacturing, one of the benefits from generating models from process history data is the process understanding gained by going through the steps of generating and refining the model. These steps involve reviewing the data to be used in the model as well as examining the […]

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Preparing Your Batch Processes to Add Analytics

Posted in Data Management, Life Sciences on Wednesday, August 8th, 2012. One comment so far
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Over the past several years, I’ve covered the advancements in batch analytics to improve the efficiency of batch processes and spot troubles early enough to avoid or resolve the trouble. There can be many simultaneous complex activities in batch operations including process holdups, lab data access, feedstock variations, unsteady operations, and concurrently running batches that […]

Interphex 2012 – Real-Time Release in Production Recipes

Posted in Life Sciences, Operations Management on Thursday, May 3rd, 2012. One comment so far
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I noted in yesterday’s post that two major industry conferences were happing this week—the pharmaceutical and biotech industry’s Interphex show and the oil and gas industry’s Offshore Technology Conference (OTC). I highlighted happenings from OTC in that post. Today I’ll highlight an Interphex presentation, Incorporating PAT Methods into Production Recipes for Real Time Release, given […]