Manufacturing footprint and capacity
Thermo Fisher Scientific brings near-unmatched scale, breadth and reach within our global operations, enabling us to access more resources and partner with our clients—when and where they need it—while leveraging global economies of scale. 
  • Located in over 70 countries worldwide
  • Operations in 20 countries with distributor relationships in over 50 countries
  • Over 12 distribution hubs throughout the Americas, Europe, and Asia Pacific
  • Dual, redundant supply and very large batch capacity (up to 10,000 L for liquid and 8,000 kg for powder)

Global footprint

Thermo Fisher Scientific has the global capacity that you need.  We are located close to contract manufacturing organizations (CMOs), we offer dual, redundant supply, and we have very large batch capacity (up to 10,000 L for liquid and 8,000 kg for powder) to meet your requirements.

Our liquid manufacturing area features the following equipment to meet a wide variety of customers' needs at our Grand Island, NY manufacturing facility: 

Formulation

  • Nalgene tanks (10–400 L) with single-use liners.
  • Eight (8) stainless steel formulation tanks (500–10,000 L).
  • Animal origin–free (AOF) dedicated equipment. 


Filling and finishing

  • Automated bottle–filling system with CIP/SIP and in-line filtration.
  • Semiautomated bag filling.
  • Three-label application system with detection for bottle finishing.

Our Powder Manufacturing area features the following equipment to meet a wide variety of customers' needs at our Grand Island NY manufacturing facility.

Milling

  • Four (4) core and two (2) animal origin-free (AOF) D6A Fitzmill granulators (100–200 kg/hr).
  • Dual Fitzmill processing is available depending on lot size.

Blending

  • Four (4) drum blenders (2–300 kg/batch).
  • Two (2) ribbon blenders (250–3500 kg/batch).
  • Three (3) slant cone AOF blenders (120–8000 kg/batch).
  • Pre-blending manufacturing process is available.

Our AGT™ (Advanced Granulation Technology™) manufacturing area features the following equipment to meet a wide variety of customers' needs:

Milling

  • Two (2) animal origin-free (AOF) D6A Fitzmill granulators (100–200 kg/hour).
  • Dual Fitzmill processing is available.

Granulation

  • One (1) AOF Glatt™ fluid-bed granulator.

Blending

  • Two (2) AOF Drum blenders that hold two sizes (100L, 200L) of blend vessels (20–250 kg/batch).
  • Three (3) AOF slant cone blenders (120–6000 kg/batch for AGT™ or 8000 kg/batch for DPM):
    • 30 CF
    • 75 CF
    • 300 CF

Note: All batch size capabilities are approximate and depend on the bulk density of the powder.

Liquid media equipment capabilities

Our liquid manufacturing area features the following equipment to meet a wide variety of customers' needs at our Paisley, Scotland manufacturing facility:

Formulation

  • Eight (8) stainless steel formulation tanks (1,000–10,000 L).
  • Animal origin-free (AOF) dedicated equipment.


Filling and Finishing

  • Automated bottle filling system with CIP/SIP and in-line filtration.
  • Semiautomated bag filling.
  • Three-label application system with detection for bottle finishing.
DPM equipment capabilities

Our powder manufacturing area features the following equipment to meet a wide variety of customers' needs at our Paisley, Scotland manufacturing facility.

Milling

  • Four (4) core and one (1) animal origin-free (AOF) D6A Fitzmill™ granulators (100–200 kg/hour).
  • Dual Fitzmill prccessing is available depending on lot size.


Blending

  • Four (4) drum blenders (2–300 kg/batch).
  • Two (2) ribbon blenders (250–3500 kg/batch).
  • One (1) slant cone AOF blenders (450–1500 kg/batch).
  • Pre-blending manufacturing process is available.
AGT™ equipment capabilities

Our AGT™ (Advanced Granulation Technology™) manufacturing area features the following equipment to meet a wide variety of customers' needs: 

Milling

  • One (1) animal origin-free (AOF) D6A Fitzmill granulator (100–200 kg/hour).


Granulation 

  • One (1) AOF Glatt™ fluid-bed granulator


Blending

  • Two (2) AOF drum blender that holds two sizes (100L, 200L) of blend vessels (20–450 kg/batch).
  • One (1) AOF slant cone blenders (450–1500 kg/batch for AGT™: 
    • 75 CF

 

Note: All batch size capabilities are approximate and depend on the bulk density of the powder.

Customizing is simple

Customize Gibco™ media and request a quote now or you can search for a Gibco™ product now to get started.

Manufacture your own formulation with the following steps:

Phone:  (800) 955-6288, ext. 46966
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