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Montecchio Maggiore site
Capacity and technological highlights

  • Overall capacity: 1733 m3
  • Stainless steel reactors: 131
  • Glass lined reactors: 129
  • Hastelloy reactors: 33

Technological highlights

  • High temperature reactors (300°C)
  • Low temperature reactors (-100°C, cooled with liquid nitrogen)
  • Hydrogenation reactors (stainless steel and hastelloy-C, up to 45 bar, 1000, 4000, 6000 and 8000 liters; glass lined hydrogenation reactors, up to 10 bar, 4000 and 8000 liters)
  • Short path distillation
  • High vacuum distillation (0.5 mbar, thin layer evaporators)
  • Pilot plant: reactors from 300 to 3000 liters; high containment (OEB4) section, with 700 liters reactors
  • Steroid hormones plant: with industrial and pilot section; OEB4 containment can be reached in pilot section and in some equipment of industrial plant
  • Spray drying plants, pilot and industrial
  • Sterile crystallization plant (pilot and industrial lines), approval pending
  • HPAPI plant: R&D lab, kilolab, pilot line, industrial line; OEB5 containment
  • Fluorination plant
  • Large solvent recovery plants (including continuos distillation, batch distillation, pervaporation, zeolite dehydratation)
  • Finishing operations: delumping (cone mill), millling (hammer mill), micronization (jet mill).

Termoli site
Capacity and technological highlights

  • Overall capacity: 503 m3
  • Stainless steel reactors: 38
  • Glass lined reactors: 25
  • Hastelloy reactors: 5

Technological highlights

  • High temperature reactors (300°C)
  • Low temperature reactors (-30°C, cooled with methylene chloride)
  • Hydrogenation reactors (stainless steel , up to 40 bar, 4000 and 8000 liters)
  • High vacuum distillation (0.5 mbar, thin layer evaporators)
  • Large solvent recovery plants (including continuos distillation, batch distillation, pervaporation)
  • Finishing operations: delumping (cone mill), millling (hammer mill), micronization (jet mill)
  • New building B in construction

Lonigo site
Capacity and  technological highlights

  • Overall capacity: 673 m3
  • Stainless steel reactors: 67
  • Glass lined reactors: 59
  • Hastelloy reactors: 3

Technological highlights

  • High temperature reactors (250°C)
  • Low temperature reactors (-80°C, cooled with liquid nitrogen)
  • Hydrogenation reactors (stainless steel up to 30 bar, 500, 6000, 9000 liters)
  • High vacuum distillation (0.5 mbar)
  • Pilot plant: reactors from 100 to 1000 liters
  • Large solvent recovery plants (including continuos distillation, batch distillation, pervaporation, zeolite dehydratation)
  • Finishing operations: delumping (cone mill), millling (hammer mill), micronization (jet mill)
  • New building 3C in construction