The April issue is out

The latest edition of Cleanroom Technology features articles on design and construction, energy efficient HVAC systems, the new section Sector Focus, and more

The April issue of Cleanroom Technology focuses on cleanroom design and construction as well as on HVAC systems. The latest edition also features the new section Sector Focus and a monthly interview.

Industry news

Scottish medical device fab gets £33m capital investment
Terumo Corporation to invest in cleanroom expansion at Vascutek Limited

AES signs cleanroom supplier contract with Aldevron
Manufacturer will design modular cleanrooms for the Aldevron’s new 70,000 square-foot manufacturing facility in the US

Indena increases manufacturing capacity
The kilolab in Settala, Italy, will produce highly potent active pharmaceutical ingredients (HPAPIs)

Chip detects Legionella in minutes
Scientists at the Technical University of Munich have developed a microarray rapid test to speed up detection of Legionella pneumophila

Cleanroom technology conference preview
Speakers urge companies to focus on risk assessment to realise cleanroom design, monitoring and validation

Opinion: big data can prevent food recalls
Karl Deily of Sealed Air calls for harnessing the power of Internet of Things

Features

This month's cover: Contec

HVAC tip: sensor maintenance
Vaisala says optimal sensor maintenance is crucial to any energy savings strategy

Lowering university lab energy costs
Aircuity delivers smart system to Northwestern University to keep costs under control

Make it smart
Boulting Environmental Services describes an energy efficient approach to HVAC

Sector Focus Boost to silicon photonics
Programme at the University of Southampton tackles cleanroom skills shortage

BIM under the microscope
The challenges and potential pitfalls are presented by SES when using building information modelling

Flooring made easy
Connect 2 Cleanrooms takes a look at the alternatives and the process for selecting the right flooring options/span>

Interview: Hiroshi Matsuzaka
The CEO of former semiconductor plant in Japan deploys cleanroom technology to winemaking

Action plan for ATMP
Concept Heidelberg reviews current regulations for the biopharmaceutical and ATMP markets

Watch video below for a glimpse of what's in the latest issue