Upgrades, Retrofits, and More

Updating your process doesn't have to mean investing in new equipment. In addition to sourcing, supplying, and installing replacement components, Fluid Air is able to offer a full range of upgrade services to those with existing solid dosage or other batch-type processing equipment, including:

  • Humidification systems
  • Modern filter systems
  • Solvent recovery systems
  • Materials handling capabilities
  • Adding coating or granulation capability to an existing fluid bed system

Fluid Air upgrade services engineer upgrading solid dosage equipment


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Houston, We Don’t Have a Problem

Upgrading to our recipe-driven Batch ArchitectTM process control software is a popular option. Batch Architect is compatible with all batch-type equipment including fluid beds, mixers, tablet coating pans, pellet-making process trains and liquid delivery systems. Batch Architect is easy-to-use and available in basic and 21 CFR Part 11 capable versions.

Fluid Air upgrade services technician installs a Wurster nozzle in MAGNACOATER®

Same School, New Rules

New functionality or options can be added to your existing equipment. Humidification, modern filter systems, solvent recovery systems, materials handling capabilities and liquid handling are just a few of the more popular features added to older equipment.

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Take What You Need

Equipment conversion is an ideal way to capitalize on your original investment. We can convert fluid bed dryers to fluid bed granulators or Wurster coaters.

Fluid Air field service support team in hard hats on-site

A Shoulder to Lean On, From Dusk Until Dawn

When you purchase a system from Fluid Air, you gain access to Fluid Air’s dedicated field service and support. Our Field Services staff will work with you on-site to install, qualify and start-up your new or refurbished Fluid Air system. Typical service includes, but is not limited to:

  • Construction supervision and on site project management
  • System installations
  • Process/equipment upgrades and retrofits
  • Free real time phone support
  • Replacement parts
  • On-site troubleshooting
  • Software support
  • Process support
  • Classroom and on site process and equipment training

Fluid Air engineer creating conceptual design of PolarDry electrostatic spray drying system

Our Best is Better Than the Rest

Fluid Air specializes in customizing equipment for unique or challenging processes. In addition to standard design work, our engineering team is able to provide:

  • Equipment customization
  • Conceptual designs
  • Facility layouts
  • System integration, including equipment and controls
  • Upgrading/automation of existing equipment
  • In-house/on-site customer process training