We can apply our knowledge and expertise to support you from early product development to fully commercialised product manufacturing.
CMAC provides:   

•  Unique expertise in continuous crystallisation, process development, formulation and product analysis
•  Continuous processing skids for process development, analysis and
   materials characterisation capabilities, comprehensive suite of PAT tools
•  Services delivered within a state of the art manufacturing research facility 
The laboratory footprint is over 900m2, designed to deliver a fully adaptable space for multi-phase batch and continuous primary processing. There is a dedicated, specialised support team within CMAC to offer services and assistance to research activity and industrial projects.  We also have analytical laboratories for advanced understanding of particulate formation and processing and a secondary processing suite. 

Primary Processing

Crystallisation platforms covering batch and continuous methods

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Process & Product Analysis

Process monitoring technologies and off-line spectroscopy techniques

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Secondary Processing

Formulation platforms investigating solid oral dosage forms

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Materials Characterisation

Understanding the physical properties of solid powders & tablets

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X-ray Services & Imaging

Services covering powder, single crystal and SAXS

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In 2016, TIC received an honourable mention in the FOYA awards, which was the first
time an academic institution had received such an accolade, reinforcing the class of facility
offered by CMAC.

The FOYA award is a fantastic achievement for CMAC and our partners, in particular as
it recognises the unique world class facilities and high quality collaborative environment that
has now been established in TIC to support our research and training activities. CMAC look
forward to continuing to extend our collaborative approach and welcome new partners to come
and work alongside us within the new CMAC National Facility

Professor Alastair Florence, CMAC Future Manufacturing Research Hub Director


Earlier in 2018, CMAC was delighted to be a finalist in CPhI's Excellence in Pharma: Contract Services and Outsourcing category.

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Contact the CMAC Team with your enquiries 

 t: +44 (0) 141 444 7102