Comments (0) By EH News Bureau on April 23, 2019 Axio Biosolutions expands facility in Ahmedabad The facility is 75 per cent automated, boosting annual capacity to over a million unitsAxio Biosolutions, recently expanded its manufacturing facility at Gujarat Pharma Techno Park in Ahmedabad to over a million units annually. Its manufacturing facility is ISO 13485 certified and GMP approved, with an ISO 7, Class 10000 cleanroom. Now, the factory is 75 per cent automated, boosting the annual capacity to over a million units.Commenting on the latest development, Gourav Maheshwari, Director, Finance and Operations, said, “Our products are proudly made in India for the global market. With this expansion along with US FDA clearance for our products we are closer to realising our aspirations to become a global medtech company from India. We have created more than 100 jobs for local community with a significant contribution of women staff, we believe this facility will set a benchmark for medtech manufacturing in India.“Axio Biosolutions recently announced its Scientific Advisory Board, comprising Dr Shiladitya Sengupta, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, as Chairman and Dr S V Mahadevan, Professor of Emergency Medicine, Stanford University, as member.Last year, the company raised $7.4mn in a Series B funding round led by Ratan Tata’s UC- RNT, along with existing investors Accel Partners and IDG Ventures India. Share Related Posts Heartfulness group of organisations launches ‘Healthcare by Heartfulness’ COVID care app Read Article Phoenix Business Consulting invests in telehealth platform Healpha WHO tri-regional policy dialogue seeks solutions to challenges facing international mobility of health professionals MaxiVision Eye Hospitals launches “Mucormycosis Early Detection Centre” Accel PartnersAxio BiosolutionsGujarat Pharma Techno ParkRatan Tata’s UC- RNTUS FDA The missing informal workers in India’s vaccine story Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals releases first “Comprehensive Textbook of COVID-19” Menopause to become the next game-changer in global femtech solutions industry by 2025 News Add Comment
The Port of Rotterdam Authority has initiated the construction of a new jetty at the LBC terminal in Botlek – Rotterdam on October 2nd, 2015.The new jetty will have four berths, two for seagoing vessels and two for barges. This will quadruple the jetty capacity of the LBC terminal.“The new jetty will provide LBC Rotterdam with the necessary capacity to enhance our capabilities to customers and expand on maritime services,” explains Walter Wattenbergh, CEO at LBC.The jetty will be built in two phases. The first phase, comprising the construction of two berths, will be ready by mid-2016. All four berths will be operational by the end of 2017. LBC will in due course be able to handle parcel tankers up to 80.000 DWT and simultaneous loading and discharging across all berths.In line with expanding the jetty capabilities, LBC is further investing in its Rotterdam terminal. Storage capacity will be increased to 250.000m³. Additionally upgrades to the railcar and truck loading facilities will be done to accommodate a large range of liquid chemicals.The terminal will be able to handle products requiring vapor treatment, mixing and temperature control. The first 36.000m³ expansion of stainless steel tanks will be operational the beginning of 2016.