Enhanced Hygiene with Kleanloks

Enhanced hygiene with easy cleaning

Industry: Pharmaceutical

The problem:

  • Our customer was replacing a hygienic rotary valve in their system, which was handling up to 90,000 medical capsules per hour.
  • The existing valve was old and difficult to clean. They required a valve that could be quickly and easily removed for thorough cleaning.

The requirement:

The solution:

  • Given the quantity and size of the capsules, our 75mm Kleanlok was the perfect fit. Our in-house design team developed a solution that would allow for easy installation and removal. Seamlessly incorporating tri-clamp tubes at the inlet and outlet of the valve allowed the valve to be quickly and easily removed from the system without the need for hand tools to remove traditional flange fixings.

The result:

  • A hygienic valve that allows for the rotor or the complete unit to be removed for cleaning as needed.

Working in collaboration, creating tailored solutions, engineered to improve hygiene.

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What our customers say

"I wanted to congratulate the entire team at Rotolok on the initial sales consultation, after sales support, technical documentation and most importantly the quality and reliability of your finished product. Notably the two ATEX certified rotary valves we bought from you last year have been faultless!" Rob Rogers, Technical Director, Gough Engineering
"You delivered the first 2 rotary valves in around 3 weeks, which was not only 1 week sooner than you quoted me, but an impressive 17 weeks faster than I was quoted by a competitor of yours!!” Richard Stanton, RAS Extraction Ltd
“I would like to take this opportunity to express my thanks to every staff member at Rotolok for their sincere support throughout. I would definitely recommend Rotolok to be considered on our future projects where advice is sought” Mechanical Engineer, Multi-National Project Management Consultancy
"We have been working with Rotolok for many years, throughout we have been overwhelmed with the product quality and especially the communication." General Manager, Major OEM Supplier, Lithuania
“The RotoFlex Valves arrived today and I could not be happier with them!” James Saker, Maintenance Technician at DDW, The Color House
“You may not know this but I bought twenty 250 drop through seals from Dan McCauley when he first started up in the mid to late 70’s. I think I picked them up from his home near Gatwick- they are still running perfectly!!” Duncan Marston, Former Director at C Marston and Sons (Now known as Heygates, Icklingham)
"Thank you so much for the prompt response and great support as always!” Multinational Consumer Goods Manufacturer
"I was really happy about the service and the fast responses I received.” Mischa Ruf, Process Engineer, Ingelia
"The specification was exactly as ordered and the Rotolok valve worked very well in every moment of production. We appreciate the interest to deliver the perfect product for our application." Alessandro Gonzalez, Mechanical Designer, IRIS S.R.L, Italy