2018

SPM 1.4: integration of an image processing error detection and ejecting system PA-machines: S7-connected and button operated door locking system

2017

SPM 1.4: installation and commissioning of our first R&D rotary punching and packaging machine in Australia; converting of indivdually packed Oral Dissolvable Film Strips and Transdermal Patches

2016

HMI-panel: use of a pivoting arm for maximum comfortable machine operation MBCD 1.3-4.1: upgrading from our MC Card to a PLC; upgrading to friction shafts for even more precise winding processes

2015

interactive user manual: patented; user manual of production machine on a tablet app

2014

multi-channel coating knife: successfully developped and tested in production; for simultaneous coating of two different coatings in one operation

2013

MBCD 1.3-4.1: installed and commissioned at biggest generic pharmaceutical company in the world

2012

world patent for Optimags Oral Dissolvable Film Strip solution: obtained MBCD 1.3-2.2: expansion of our MBCD product family; pilot scale coating machine with two dryer zones arranged in a linear way PA-machines: extension of our production machines by an auto-sampling unit for inline quality control PA-machines: extension of our production machines by an oil-coating station for precise impregnation of thin membranes  

2011

MBCD 1.3-4.1: Installation and Commissioning of the first hybrid coating machine to an academic facility in Boston, MA, USA NIR dry thickness measuring system: Facelift of the measurement system; ultra-precise traverse for continuous web profiling thickness measurements

2010

PA 1200-22m: Installation and commissioning of the largest production machine to date; supplied to a major customer in China MBCD 1.3-3.1: Development and supply of a pilot scale machine with two drying zones (arranged in a u-shaped manner)

2009

SPM 1.3: development and supply of intermittent converting machine to India

2008

Successful development and integration of the DIG100-measurement system: measures wet thickness in our production machines

2007

Optimags projects a production facility in Asia: multiple coating line for Transdermal Patches and Oral dissolvable Film Strips

2006

Optimags coating machines far undercut the US FDA uniformity dosage rate requirements for Transdermal Patches and Oral Dissolvable Film Strips

2003

Optimags GmbH supplies the pharmaceutical industry with know-how licences and coating machines for Transdermal Patches and Oral dissolvable Film Strips

2001

Modification of the coating machines: Production of Transdermal Patches and Oral Dissolvable Film Strips in one single machine

1997

Completion of Hexal Facility; Optimags Dr. Zimmermann GmbH starts delivering machines and equipment for the prodution of Transdermal Patches worldwide

1995

Contract erecetion of a single line TRansdermal Patch facility at Hexal, Miesbach, Germany

1994

Introduction a traversing IR sensor to measure clear coatings with subnanometer precision; measurement sytem used for ultra-precise coatings

1993

Installation of the first devices of this type in precision vacuum coating machines for SMD capacitor foils

1989

Introduction of an ultraprecise fiberoptical coating control system into videotape production

1986

Introduction of a novel, fiberoptical coating thickness sensor into the BASF coating machines, permitting thickness resolutions of better 10 nm