maart 2015

SpinPro Reactor for Butyl Lithium Reaction

By |maart 6th, 2015|Categories: Applications, BuLi, efficient, pharma, ProcesEngineering, reaction, safe, spinpro reactor, SpinProReactor|

Flowid demonstrated that the SpinPro Reactor is well suited for performing hazardous and pyrophoric Lithium Halogen Exchange. An extensive engineering and safety effort resulted in successful experiments. Lithium Halogen Exchange is a type of carbon-carbon [...]

februari 2015

Heterogeneous Catalysis in the SpinPro Reactor

By |februari 17th, 2015|Categories: biobased, chemistry, mixing, pharma, reaction, spinpro reactor, SpinProReactor|

Heterogeneous catalysis is of paramount importance in chemical industry, but it often involves incorporating difficult and mass transfer limited unit operations. The SpinPro Reactor has proven itself to drastically increase solid-liquid mass transfer rates, while [...]

december 2014

SpinPro Reactor suited for Butyl Lithium reaction

By |december 18th, 2014|Categories: Applications, chemistry, pharma, ProcesEngineering, reaction, spinpro reactor|

Flowid demonstrated that the SpinPro Reactor is well suited for performing hazardous and pyrophoric Lithium Halogen Exchange. An extensive engineering and safety effort resulted in successful experiments performed in Flowid’s own facilities in Eindhoven, The [...]

oktober 2014

Flowid wins Herman Wijffels Innovation Award

By |oktober 30th, 2014|Categories: awards, SpinProReactor|Tags: , |

Flowid has been awarded the Herman Wijffels Innovation Award in the circular economy category. The jury concluded that Flowid's factories of the future enable decentralised production, without big factories, without large investments. They conclude employment [...]

augustus 2014

Launch of EmulTech’s Infinity, engineered and realised by Flowid

By |augustus 28th, 2014|Categories: case, dosing systems, flowflex, pharma|

Eindhoven University of Technology spin-off EmulTech last week launched INFINITY: a unit that allows pharmaceutical companies to encapsulate medicines with very high precision. The resulting microparticle all have exactly the same size and medicine content, [...]

juni 2014

Development of custom fouling probe for Shell Global Solutions

By |juni 26th, 2014|Categories: case, chemistry, ProcesEngineering|

For Shell Global Solutions, Flowid engineered, developed and realised an instrument for measuring the fouling behaviour of crude oil fractions. Flowid functioned as a flexible and innovate partner for developing such non-existing custom instrument for [...]

Flowid Pilot Plant Capabilities

By |juni 2nd, 2014|Categories: market, mixing, pharma, ProcesEngineering, StaticMixer|Tags: |

In eleven weeks Flowid engineered and constructed a pharmaceutical pilot plant. This plant is in operation since the beginning of 2014 in Flowid’s pilot hall. We look forward to discuss our pilot plant capabilities with [...]

april 2014

Launch of Flowid transportable pilot plants at Hannover Messe

By |april 7th, 2014|Categories: SpinProReactor|Tags: , |

Flowid currently exhibits at the Hannover Messe in the Holland High Tech Pavillion. Hall 2 D10. Two transportable production units are presented. The Reactor en Extractor production units are based on the Spinid spinning disc [...]

maart 2014

Case study – Flexibility

By |maart 10th, 2014|Categories: case, flexible, flowflex, market, micro reactor, pharma, reaction|Tags: |

Problem Description One of our customers, a large manufacturer of flow reactors in the (pharma) industry, was looking for a suitable testing site to further develop a highly exothermic process using dangerous chemicals. They had [...]

november 2013

Proces Enlightenment 2013: Spinning Disc

By |november 25th, 2013|Categories: awards, SpinProReactor|Tags: |

During the Dutch congres 'Duurzaam Geproduceerd' about sustainable production, the Spinning Disc was award the Proces Enlightenment award 2013. The results were announced after deliberation by the jury, headed by Marga Angle , director of [...]