laboratory management Articles

  • KeyLAB Expands KeyLAB Functionality for Concrete Testing, ATSM and Australian Standards

    Keynetix are pleased to announce that an upgrade to KeyLAB has been released today that includes a number of new features requested by users to help them manage their geotechnical and concrete laboratory. The new build expands the functionality of the system to assist laboratory managers who are conducting concrete testing, working in a NATA accredited laboratory or with the ASTM standards and is ...


    By Keynetix Ltd

  • Visualizing LIMS: How to develop an RFP to get the system you want

    A Request for Proposal (RFP) is a comprehensive way to supply information on how a Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) will meet the requirements of your laboratory. A LIMS RFP is an essential tool for helping visualize a LIMS implementation project, and it also provides a solid roadmap for the laboratory-vendor relationship. A properly developed RFP describes in detail the desired ...

  • BASF’s New Temperature Stable Polyurethane Resin for Pultrusion

    BASF has launched a new grade, Elastocoat C 6226/107, in pre-existing Elastocoat C range of BASF’s renowned polyurethane (PU) resin, which are used in pultrusion technology for high performance profiles. In contrast to other resins, these PU systems exhibit significant advantages for pultrusion speeds at low pull forces and a high interlaminar shear strength (ILSS) and no emission at ...


    By BASF Germany

  • LabHQ LIMS Solution

    LabHQ Ltd. is a young and dynamic company that provides Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS) to businesses of all sizes throughout a range of industries. Our primary vision is to offer the most innovative software applications and world-class services to enable companies to derive the maximum possible value from their laboratory processes.A LIMS is a piece of software that allows ...


    By Broughton Software

  • Laboratory Management - Integrated Sampling the Key to Safe Water Supply

    Leading water suppliers use Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS) to integrate the sample collection and analysis process, helping to maximize the efficiency of these programs. Drinking water suppliers around the world face unique challenges: They must deliver the most essential ingredient for life on a grand scale, while also navigating complex issues surrounding public safety, ...

  • Computerised LIMS

    In today’s modern analytical laboratory such as a contract research organisation (CRO), a laboratory information management system (LIMS) is no longer a luxury but a necessity, critical to the management and control of laboratory data and information. Due to the rising cost in R&D and biotechnology, many companies are looking at ways to maximise efficiency and profitability in order to ...

  • Takeda Pharma GmbH, Germany - Case Study

    “Takeda Pharma GmbH is controlling more than 30000 containers per year. NIR allows to save time without loosing safety.” Customer name Mr. Armin Groh, Laboratory Manager Quality Control Company / Institution Takeda Pharma GmbH, Germany Product lines ...


    By BÜCHI Labortechnik AG

  • Quality Data Management: An Essential Component Of US Water Infrastructure

    The standards for environmental testing are more rigorous and far reaching than ever. At the same time, the U.S. water infrastructure has reached the age where replacement is critical. Laboratories and testing facilities trying to address both issues should consider implementing a Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS). A LIMS, which replaces paper-based systems, can increase sample ...

  • Mentholatum shares how Precision benefits analysis of essential oils - Case Study

    Laboratory manager, Tracey Morton describes Mentholatum's experience using Peak generators and how they have benefited her work in essential oils with GC. Specializing in family healthcare, Mentholatum is the UK’s number one producer of pain relief heat and freeze brands which helps to manage muscular and joint pain. They also produce non-medicinal and food supplement products that ...

  • New Animal Transfer Station Offers Improved Containment and Allergen Control

    When using animals in research, protecting the animal from both the lab environment and cage-to-cage cross-contamination are a researcher’s highest priorities. Today, increased awareness of the potential health hazards presented to laboratory workers by animal allergens has led to an increase in the importance of personnel protection as well. Typically when personnel, product, and ...


    By The Baker Company

  • Testing Made Simpler, A laboratory informatics solution from Thermo Fisher Scientific aims to help water system labs reduce tedious labor, prevent errors and simplify compliance

    Laboratory Information management systems (LIMS) have been around for about 25 years, and many water systems use them. The challenge often Is to configure the LIMS for the specific needs of a drinking water operation. Now Thermo Fisher Scientific offers a LIMS preconfigured to help users comply with water and environmental regulatory guidelines and requirements. It Is built on the functionality ...

  • Request from the Laboratory in an Oil Refinery to Testing and Analyzing Equipment Manufacturers

    Oil refineries are always required, as social duties, to strictly ensure "safety" and appropriately manage "environment, health and quality" and "stable supply" and, as economic duties, to seek and manage "productivity." The mission of the laboratory of the oil refinery is to support good management, and it is essential for the laboratory to select and manage appropriate testing and analyzing ...


    By HORIBA Europe GmbH

  • Ukas accredited laboratory manages its own configurations of Matrix Gemini LIMS case study

    By working closely with Autoscribe on the upgrade of Matrix 4 to Matrix Gemini, staff at Cavendish Nuclear's environmental laboratory have become so proficient in using Gemini's one-time configuration tools that they manage and implement any updates and developments to their own system as their needs arise. Background Cavendish Nuclear's environmental laboratory is an internationally ...


    By Autoscribe Informatics

  • LIMS in the Cloud Delivers Time-Share Option to Labs

    I know – you were thinking that the reference to ‘time-share’ in this headline means I’m about to offer you a fantastic FREE gift for listening to my offer. Not today...but it’s interesting that the concept of a ‘time-share’, specifically a LIMS time-share, ...

  • Matrix Gemini LIMS at work in a Pharmaceutical Manufacturers

    Pharmaceutical Quality Control Laboratories have an important function in raw material evaluation and in production and can significantly impact overall manufacturing performance. Enhancing laboratory productivity leads to improved manufacturing efficiency, and information management in laboratory operations is essential to improving laboratory efficiencies. A Thornton & Ross Ltd ...


    By Autoscribe Informatics

  • Managing data quality: What does your chemical result mean?

    What does your chemical result mean? How does one result relate to another result taken 3 months earlier? Were the analytical methods the same?  Were the sampling procedures the same? Are these questions that you can answer?Quality assurance provides a history for every piece of data, enabling validation and traceability of your data. Quality assurance of data should be a prime concern of every ...


    By EarthSoft, Inc

  • LIMS deliver - Improved quality, increased yields and ISO compliance

    Today we’re talking about the use of LIMS (laboratory information management systems) at chemicals manufacturing companies. These companies are challenged to be more agile than ever in their business processes. Because market forces are continuously driving these companies  towards a more diverse portfolio of customers, all with more specific ...

  • WaterOne use of Matrix Gemini LIMS case study

    Organisation WaterOne is one of the largest drinking water suppliers in the US Mid-West, supplying potable water to approximately 400.000 people in Johnson County, Kansas. WaterOne has a number of sources for water - consisting of 2 river sources and several types of ground well sources. WaterOne is a quasi-municipal agency, with a seven member elected Board of Directors responsible for ...


    By Autoscribe Informatics

  • DSM and innovation: a case study

    This paper focuses on the process of innovation management at DSM, a Dutch multi-specialty company active worldwide in life science and nutritional products, performance materials and industrial chemicals. Drawing on the company's impressive history of self-transformation through innovation and the author's own extensive experience in managing R&D and innovation processes at DSM, the paper ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Navigating in a sea of paper? - How to optimize your environmental laboratory information management

    Would you like your lab to grow both smart and green? In the absence of an optimal Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS), today’s environmental laboratories have a difficult time growing adeptly without creating more boxes of paper plus lots of shelves to archive the data, thus requiring investments in more people, equipment, and space. If you grew with an proficient LIMS like Element ...


    By Promium LLC

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