continuous processing

continuous processing

n
(Commerce) the systems in a plant or factory for the manufacturing of products, treating of materials, etc, that have been designed to run continuously and are often computer-controlled. Compare batch processing
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Contract notice: 456 On-going supply, installation and commissioning of continuous processing equipment.
Commercial pressures are leading the drive towards continuous processing to shorten development times, improve efficiency of the development process and to reduce the amount of API used.
It is best to have a gatekeeper at the front of a continuous processing line checking castings as they leave the shot blast.
Dual-solvent rinsing is available, and an optional temperature-controlled rack changer allows continuous processing of up to 12 deepwell plates for high-throughput laboratories.
eFunds Corporation (Nasdaq: EFDS), a leading provider of electronic payment, risk management, information technology, and business process management services, today announced that it has introduced a continuous processing capability that allows an EFT network to remain up and running during scheduled system maintenance.
The WJ PRO's short paper path and automatic thickness adjustment for mail up to 5/8" thick ensure efficient, continuous processing, while minimizing paper jams and postage waste.
A sophisticated continuous processing pharmaceutical production line has began operations at Promis Centre located in Kuopio, eastern Finland, which enhances the quality of tablets while speeding up production and cutting costs.
One of the fundamental tenants of lean manufacturing relates to the use of continuous processing as a game changing methodology to replace more traditional batch processing.
We are very pleased that IBM has renewed its commitment to the continuous availability market and has chosen to continue with our Continuous Processing Systems," said Bill Elliott, Stratus vice president of strategic alliances.
Stratus, ftServer and Continuous Processing are registered trademarks of Stratus Technologies Bermuda Ltd.
An influential criterion for choosing between batch and continuous processing is the throughput requirement.
The FDA's initiative promoting continuous processing systems for the pharmaceutical industry and its subsequent PAT guidelines are helping to promote a revolution in solid dosage pharmaceuticals manufacturing methods and facility design.

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