Company : Matcon – IDEX India

Category : Pharmaceutical Process Machinery

Key Products : Intermediate Bulk Containers, Tablet IBCs, Cone Valve Technology

Matcon Supports Local Vale School Community Project

Matcon Supports Local Vale School Community Project

Evesham-based Powder Handling experts Matcon have been working closely over the last 12 months with The Vale of Evesham School,a Specialist School for Cognition and Learning.

At the beginning of 2016, Matcon employees were asked to nominate a local charity for the company to support.  The Vale of Evesham School was chosen due to direct links with Matcon employees and the opportunities and supportive environment the school provides forchildrenbetween the ages of 2 and 19 years.

New Pharmaceutical Business Line Director appointed at Matcon Ltd.

New Pharmaceutical Business Line Director appointed at Matcon Ltd.

We are pleased to announce that Richard Lockwood has been appointed as our new Pharmaceutical Business Line Director, taking over from Shaun Baker who leaves Matcon after 8 years with us.

In his previous role within our Sales Team, Richard worked tirelessly to create successful markets for Matcon in South America and South Africa, with several large orders being secured in recent months.

Matcon Company Announcement - New Finance Director

Matcon Company Announcement - New Finance Director

We are delighted to announce that Israr Ghulam has joined us as our Finance Director.Israr succeeds Stephen Ball who, as previously announced, was appointed to the position of Managing Director at Matcon in January 2016.

Israr will manage his duties alongside his other position as Finance and Site Director of Gast Europe (based in Redditch), which is also part of the IDEX Corporation.

An experienced finance professional, Israr has extensive corporate experience and joined IDEX in November 2014, having previously worked as Finance Director for Eaton, a Power Management Solutions provider.  This role involved the overseeing of Finance functions across two manufacturing sites, one in the West Midlands and another in France. Prior to this, Israr held a finance position at Mettler-Toledo, a respected supplier of Matcon.  

Discover the latest thinking on LEAN handling of powders, granules and tablets at P-Mec India 2016

Discover the latest thinking on LEAN handling of powders, granules and tablets at P-Mec India 2016

Matcon specialise in Intermediate Bulk Container (IBC) Systems for handling powders, granules, tablets and capsules, giving improved PRODUCTIVITY and QUALITY. Experiencing problems with segregation or powder flow? Matcon’s unique Cone Valve Technology at the heart of the Matcon IBC system feeds blended powders and granules directly to roller compactors and tablet compression without the risk of segregation and achieves complete and automatic discharge of poor flowing powders. Still handling tablets in drums? Matcon’s Tablet IBC System provides gentle handling of tablets in quantities up to 750Kg in one single IBC! The system is designed to minimise drop height, acceleration and impact of the tablets.