Close Controlled Pharmaceutical Cold Room

Technickon have recently handed over a close controlled walk in cold room for a large pharmaceutical company. The project was tendered and therefore we had to find the ultimate solution to fit the Clients budget, the room out performed our expectations and now forms the basis of design for all future close controlled pharmaceutical cold … Read more

Posted in: Cleanrooms, Incubators, Stability Rooms

ISO 7 Pharmaceutical Cleanroom Upgrade Works

2015 was a challenging year for technickon, we were approached by one of our long standing Clients – BUPA Home Healthcare who required a full cleanroom upgrade during out of hours shutdowns. The three facilities each housing 4 ISO Class 7 cleanrooms required new floors, HLAF’s and general repair works. Each Friday night for three … Read more

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Successful Handover of CL2 Laboratory

technickon recently handed over a large CL2 laboratory facility to Qiagen following successful construction, commissioning and validation by MSS. Technickon were employed by Qiagen to provide full design services for the new facility to support the companies new venture, we then worked along side MSS to deliver the facility following closely to our designs. The … Read more

Posted in: Cleanrooms, Consultancy

How to prepare for a cleanroom installation at your workplace

If you run a company and plan to add a cleanroom at your premises, then you have to prepare accordingly. No two cleanrooms are the same, so you will need to consider your requirements thoroughly before choosing the right model. You’ll also want to be sure that your employees are appropriately prepared to begin work in … Read more

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Air Showers – how effective?

We have installed air showers for our Clients to comply with requests from the their Clients based in Japan and the far east. Air showers are not something often used in the UK and we question the effectiveness of the air shower. Recently we visited a Client who required air showers to all four entry change … Read more

Posted in: Cleanrooms, Consultancy

Cleanroom Maintenance Contract Award

Technickon have been awarded the contract to maintain 3 large pharmaceutical cleanroom facilities based in Harlow and Derby. The contract is based on the service provided over the last years which gave our customer 100% confidence in the services we can provide. Maintaining a cleanroom is not just about filter changes and simple preventative maintenance, … Read more

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Cleanroom Disaster Recovery

When a severe freak rainstorm flooded an MHRA licensed facility in Derby the race was on to rectify the situation as soon as possible. The facility was handed back one day ahead of schedule and validated the next day allowing our Clients operations to commence immediately. We also used this down time to undertake some minor modifications … Read more

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Aseptic Compounding – reducing time

We have a large Client that provides aseptic compounding. This process if undertaken with a, ISO class 5 laminar flow cabinet. The speed of this process is derived by the amount of time it takes for the liquids to drain from the primary containers into the final product storage bag – we have been asked if … Read more

Posted in: Cleanrooms, Control Systems