With more than 500 patents and more than 35,000 machines supplied worldwide, the German manufacturer Lödige is one of the leading suppliers of machines and systems for industrial mixing technology and associated processes. As a partner of the pharmaceutical industry, Lödige has been manufacturing innovative mixing, drying, granulating and coating systems for more than 60 years. Of course, Lödige designs the machines and systems taking into account the customer’s specific requirements, as well as conforming to GMP and FDA regulations. In close cooperation with well-known producers of pharmaceutical products, Lödige’s competence has been proven to be successful over decades with more than 1,000 systems implemented according to special, pharmaceutical requirements.
The invention of the Ploughshare Mixer in 1949 is the basis for the success story of the Lödige company. The universal use of mixers with the patented Ploughshare® Shovels enables a wide range of industrial applications in all branches. The practice-proven principle of the Ploughshare Mixer, confirmed by many patents, has been successfully used for pharmaceutical applications at an early stage. Since then, Lödige has constantly extended its portfolio for the pharmaceutical industry.