Alexanderwerk, Inc. is an international supplier of roller compaction, granulation and size reduction equipment for the Pharmaceutical, Food and Chemical industries.
The primary company focus is on roller compaction and its role in increasing the bulk density of products to provide better flow and handling properties. The complete product line includes equipment for roller compaction, size reduction, extrusion, moist granulation and grating-shredding of a wide variety of solid, dry or moist materials.
102 Commerce Drive
Montgomeryville, PA 18936
In tablet manufacturing, the traditional use of a batch-based wet granulation process presents several issues. An alternative to this is dry granulation by roller compaction. However, to appreciate how roller compaction can benefit manufacturing capacity and efficiency, it is important to first understand the functionality and capability of this technology.
The Alexanderwerk Group, specialized in development and production of compaction and granulation machines for the chemical, pharmaceutical and powder industry, pushes forward its business partnerships with reputable partners.
Virtually all dry, powder-like raw materials can only be granulated by means of roller compaction with mechanical force without binding agent and with only slight thermal stress.
In the compacting process of fine powders we very often have to use water-cooled press rollers...