May 11-15, 2009
Messe Frankfurt
Frankfurt, Germany

Halle 3.0 - Stand M2-P21

Discover and explore the newest innovations on show:

The IMA Group at Achema 2009: great innovations drew many visitors to the IMA stand

The recent Achema exhibition, the most important event dedicated to the pharmaceutical sector, ended in Frankfurt on 15 May with a resounding success for our Group. 

At Achema 2009 the Group launched a number of new products for the processing and packaging of pharmaceuticals: IMA are continuously innovating to meet the increasing and evolving needs of the pharmaceutical industry.

The high number of quality specialist visitors of the pharmaceutical sector to the IMA stand, included a very good percentage of overseas visitors, which underlined the achievement of Achema and the importance of exhibiting at this event.

IMA recorded approximately 1,000 visitors from all over the world with particularly  high numbers from Europe and the Middle East who expressed great interest in the new IMA range of machines.

These are positive results, producing a considerable number of meetings, all of which rewards IMA’s commitment to the high quality of products and technology presented at this event.

The leading business areas in the pharmaceutical sector, namely IMA ACTIVE Division, IMA LIFE, IMA EDWARDS and IMA SAFE presented for the first time completely new machines for the processing and packaging of pharmaceutical products.

Here are the main launches at Achema 2009:

IMA Active Division (Solid Dose Solutions)

ADAPTA, a new capsule filling machine adaptable to your ever evolving needs. The ADAPTA is designed to satisfy high speed production requirements and its configuration is extremely flexible. The machine is suitable for dosing product combinations and 100% control of gross and/or net weight.


IMA LIFE (Aseptic Processing & Filling Solutions)

XTREMA F2000, the latest technological breakthrough in aseptic filling. State-of-the-art technological level to offer the most flexible and configurable aseptic filler currently available on the market. Extremely innovative design, based on a modern modular concept, actively manages the productive process. Industry experience, proven filling technology and IMA LIFE expertise make of XTREMA F2000 much more than a machine.    


IMA SAFE (Packaging Solutions)

UNILINE, a conveying filling and capping system that flexibly integrates the functions required to form a complete counting line. With UNILINE, every container is unique and identifiable thanks to the innovative positive conveyor system which ensures traceability at every stage of the packaging cycle, from loading to rejection.


For tube filling, IMA SAFE CO.MA.DI.S. launched the new CD LINEAR, the linear tube filling machine (200 tubes/minute). Designed from the operator’s view point, all functions are visible, easily controlled and managed.


Another launch at Achema for IMA SAFE LINE: AF60, the new innovative overwrapping machine specifically designed to meet pharmaceutical industry requirements. The cantilever structure and separation of the drive and production units allow the best access for changeover, maintenance and cleaning.

IMA Group's success at this important international event is further confirmation of the continuing innovation in products that has always been a distinguishing feature of the Group.


For more info:

Carla Valmori/Monica Nanetti (
Exhibition Services