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// June, 2021
The new Easy 200 bottle washer passthrough joins the IWT bottle washer family!
EASY 200 is the new IWT washing system for efficient cleaning of water bottles and bottle caps used in animal facilities. With its compact dimensions, it is suitable both for standalone and in-line pass-through applications featuring double manual sliding interlocked doors. The system features...

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// May, 2021
IWT’s cabinet washer portfolio is now complete with its latest product: WELCOME Easy 300!!!
The NEW Easy 300 joins the OCEANUS and the Easy 400 cabinet washer family to offer you the flexibility to choose the best solution for your animal facility according to your needs! Easy 300 is a flexible, compact, and Plug&Play cabinet washer designed for the efficient cleaning of cages and related...

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// May, 2021
GET SOCIAL WITH IWT!
Here at IWT, we love getting social. This is the reason why you’ll find us on different Social Media channels – not only on Linkedin and YouTube but, as from today, also on Instagram and Twitter! We think it’s a great way to build an on-line community where we can all share news, ideas,...

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// April, 2021
Tecniplast Expands as Biomedical Research Solutions provider through Acquisition of BioAir.
April 30th, 2021 - Tecniplast announces the acquisition of BioAir Spa ( www.bioair.it ), a significant step in expanding our global leadership with biomedical research solutions, widening Tecniplast's portfolio with Laminar Flow and industrial cabinets, biosafety Cabinets, Fume hoods, Isolators and...

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// April, 2021
The “wind of change” continues to blow in your direction: the new EOLUS automated Bedding Handling System for Clean side applications is NOW ready for you!
EOLUS is the new highly reliable, centralized Bedding Handling System for Clean side applications with the objective of maximizing workflow efficiencies and reducing operator exposure to dust. The bedding material enters the system via the Loading Funnel which is suitable for both small and tote bags...

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// November, 2020
EOLUS means…SAFETY!
Operator safety and protection is always one of the main IWT goals: the EOLUS system guarantees operator high-level SAFETY and minimum allergen exposure during all working phases. The integrated back draft hood protects the operator drawing away allergens and particles during the dirty bedding material...

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// October, 2020
EOLUS is… USER-FRIENDLY!
The new EOLUS unique features allow operators’ easier system management, controlling and maintenance, resulting in a USER-FRIENDLY solution for your facility! Double touchscreen panel for an independent system management and control both from the washing and the technical compartment area....

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// October, 2020
EOLUS means… LEAN OPERATIONS!
The new EOLUS flexible and compact design allows its installation in different layouts, fitting specific facility’s requirements and maintaining all operational flows LEAN and efficient! The Waste Disposal Station (WDS), with its unique compact dimensions and minimal footprint , can be installed...

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// October, 2020
EOLUS means… OPERATIONAL EFFICIENCY!
The EOLUS system can integrate different waste collection solutions depending on specific customer needs, workload and local requirements: four wheeled mobile bin , flexible and efficient solution with the possibility of a multi-bin configuration; sealed container , with different sizes and...

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// October, 2020
EOLUS means… ERGONOMICS!
EOLUS is the new highly reliable centralized Bedding Handling System for an automatic material and enrichment transportation from the washing area to the waste collection point. The dirty material is dumped by the operator at ergonomic height into the Waste Disposal Station (WDS) and then it is automatically...

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// June, 2020
WELCOME TO UP&DOWN, IWT STANDALONE BEDDING DISPENSING SYSTEM!
Eager to recap on the main features and benefits of the UP&DOWN, the new patent pending standalone Bedding Dispensing System from IWT? Here they are! COMPACT AND MOBILE UP&DOWN, with its unique design and compact dimensions, guarantees a minimal footprint and high manoeuvrability....

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// June, 2020
STAY WITH US TO DISCOVER THE LATEST ADDITION TO THE IWT FAMILY!  <br>CLUE #5: ELECTRICAL LIFTING SYSTEM
The system has a unique feature: the unit is equipped with a single silo reservoir for material storage and an innovative electrical lifting system that allows you to adjust its positioning, from refilling to dispensing height. The operator can easily refill the silo when the unit is “DOWN” in the...

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// June, 2020
STAY WITH US TO DISCOVER THE LATEST ADDITION TO THE IWT FAMILY!  <br>CLUE #4: DISPENSING EFFICIENCY & VERSATILITY
IWT is presenting the first standalone bedding dispensing system on the market with the unique possibility to process two different bedding materials at the same time! A wide range of bedding types and a set of selected environmental enrichments can be processed Two independent dispensing points with...

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// June, 2020
STAY WITH US TO DISCOVER THE LATEST ADDITION TO THE IWT FAMILY!  <br>CLUE #3: LIGHT MATERIAL DISPENSING
IWT gives you the full flexibility to choose the correct and best materials for your animals. We know reliability and accuracy are important especially when a light weight bedding needs to be dispensed. By the implementation of a Plug&Play mixer and horizontal augers, we guarantee a high-level...

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// May, 2020
STAY WITH US TO DISCOVER THE LATEST ADDITION TO THE IWT FAMILY!  <br>CLUE #2: OPERATOR’S SAFETY
IWT is always striving to guarantee operator safety during all operations. We have implemented different measures in order to protect you from all potential safety risks, contaminants and this new design will make your job easier! Suction ring technology Double level filters (G4-F7) Efficient...

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// May, 2020
STAY WITH US TO DISCOVER THE LATEST ADDITION TO THE IWT FAMILY!  <br>CLUE #1: COMPACT DIMENSIONS AND FLEXIBLE DESIGN
It is the most compact and mobile system on the market! With its unique design and compact dimensions, it can be installed into very tight spaces. The unit is equipped with four pivoting wheels in order to be independently and easily moved in different positions based on the operator’s needs....

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// May, 2020
How does IWT prove its washing performance to end users?
IWT always involves a third-party certifying body to test, verify and assess our equipments capability: the AK-KAB protocol, which defines the parameters needed to perform a validated washing cycle. IWT received the AK-KAB certification for a range of items involved in the lab animal industry, including...

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// May, 2020
During washing an effective rince cycle is essential to preserve the cages’ plastic material and to ensure the complete removal of all detergent residues!
In order to perform a cage validated washing cycle, a minimum amount of rinse water is always needed. This is why IWT washers are designed to renew the coverage and consequent loading capacity on its washing systems in order to guarantee an effective and efficient rinse with a reduction of the water...

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// May, 2020
More nozzles equals better washing performance.... this is FALSE!
Washing cycle efficiency depends on many different factors: coverage, temperature, contact time, chemical concentration, water pressure and flow. TTI (Theoretical Total Impact) represents the water mechanical action and it is directly correlated to water pressure and flow from nozzles: higher the water...

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// May, 2020
Coverage is a key factor when we speak about washing cycle efficiency: it’s essential that all dirty spots and surfaces are properly reached by water!
IWT is continuously developing and implementing innovative solutions to achieve the best washing performances. This is the reason why we have applied for patents on washing arms geometry, positioning and actuation system…this makes our systems unique and reliable! For more details watch the video...

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// May, 2020
How can washing machines ensure the maintenance of a healthy and safe environment for animals in the Animal Laboratories?
IWT ensures it can prove its outstanding washing performance by following these two main guidelines: "Guide for the care and use of Laboratory Animals – 8th Edition"  which is "ensuring the implementation of effective and appropriate animal care and use programs that are based...

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// April, 2020
IWT and Roche: partners in excellence
Among the top 5 Pharma companies by revenue in 2019, Roche is a the forefront of the Pharma industry. Roche’s New In-Vivo building marks the first time a dedicated animal research facility has received a FOYA award. IWT can proudly display its contribution to their fully automated washing room, where...

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// April, 2020
Did you know that IWT can support you with 'online' technical service?
This option, is an integral part of our servicing offering and has been for many years. Now that travelling is limited or no longer possible it’s a vital part of how we continue to support our clients. Our aim is to support our Business Partners and clients around the world, guiding qualified local...

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// April, 2020
IWT is '4.0' DNV GL ISO 9001:2015 certified in 'Coronavirus time'!
We are proud to share this news with you: the certification testifies our dedication, flexibility and resilience even in this unique emergency. It attests that IWT conforms to the Quality Management System requirements of the ISO 9001:2015 standard for Design, manufacture, installation and service of equipment and...

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// November, 2019
OUR PARTNER’S VIEW: COSMOS AT THE ANNE MCLAREN BUILDING IN CAMBRIDGE
Tecniplast are delighted to have been selected as the major equipment supplier by the University of Cambridge to equip their new state of the art biomedical research facility at the Anne McLaren Building in Cambridge. Keith Savill, Director at the University of Cambridge says: “We selected Tecniplast as...

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// June, 2019
ATLANTIS is GOLD!
The IWT Red washer is now EGNATON Certified for its sustainable design. IWT is proud to announce that the Atlantis has been certified by EGNATON reaching the GOLD level . IWT is the first company which certifies its washers in LAS market to demonstrate incontestably the “green soul” of...

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// May, 2019
IWT SKATEBOARD: THE NEW TROLLEY FOR MANUAL OPERATIONS
The IWT skateboard is the new high-capacity transport trolley specifically designed for manual handling of multitype cage bases. A single accessory to match the full vivarium operational loop: from animal holding room to the washing area and back through autoclaving. AUTOCLAVABLE PLASTIC (PSU) CAGE HOLDERS...

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// March, 2019
RED WASHERS AK-KAB Certified. Facts are the best claim!
Arcadia, the recently launched new IWT Tunnel Washer, is joining Atlantis Rack Washer and Oceanus Cabinet Washer in receiving the official AK-KAB certificate from SGS. SGS is one of the world's leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company appointed to challenge our equipment and...

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// January, 2019
IWT2.0 - First doors are opening!
The construction works for the IWT expansion are processing with a tireless pace and the first doors to be opened are the ones of the new cafeteria. What a better opportunity to inaugurate the new relax and refreshment area if not the annual Christmas greetings which is seeing all the IWT staff to gather for a...

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// December, 2018
BC-P… antent!
BC-Plast, the most innovative plastic bottle crate in the market is finally officially patented BC-Plast landed in the industry during the Bruxelles FELASA in summer 2016 and since then it has been a great success with almost 10.000 units delivered. Such a great innovation obviously needs to be...

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// November, 2018
Welcome to ARCADIA, the Red Tunnel Washer!
ARCADIA, the latest pillar of the Red Washers portfolio, represents, in conjunction with the already legendary Atlantis, the benchmark for any modern lab animal facility worldwide. Below are some of the new ARCADIA benefits compared to previous existing models: Up to 40% water consumption reduction...

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// October, 2018
You Are Invited - AALAS 2018 Sneak Peek Welcome Breakfast
Sunday, October  28th From 9:00AM to 1:00PM Rooms 339 and 340 Come enjoy breakfast with us and  take a “sneak peek” at the new ARCADIA. We are waiting for you!

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// September, 2018
Our Partners View – Calypso at KCL
IWT is proud to introduce King’s College London Aquatic Facility, one of the world leading facility specialized in zebrafish scientific research with over 3,200 tanks and 10,000 litre system volume.  KCL has always invested heavily in automation, including nine fully automated feeding robots...

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// July, 2108
IWT OBTAINED THE LATEST GENERATION OF CERTIFICATION ISO 9001:2015
We are proud to inform all our customers that IWT has obtained the ISO 9001:2015 Certification for design, manufacture, installation and service of equipment and machines for industrial cleaning. We would like to better understand what it means, how much it differs from the old generation of certifications...

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// January 2018
Let’s keep up the pace!
The just closed 2017 has been for IWT a year full of satisfactions: numbers are simply stunning, reporting the best year ever with a healthy double-digit increase on the general turnover. All good, all great, time for cheers and celebrations but also time to look ahead, squint, grab the steering wheel and push...

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// July, 2018
Follow us on LinkedIn!
Tecniplast is now on Linkedin! Follow our official Tecniplast page for the latest news, product information and announcements, upcoming tradeshows, seminars, lectures and useful insights. We would be glad to count on you among your followers: keep in touch, click here!

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// October, 2017
You Are Invited - AALAS 2017 Sneak Peek Welcome Breakfast
Sunday, October  15th From 7:30AM to 11:30AM Room 12AB, level 4 Come enjoy breakfast with us and  take a “sneak peek” at the new products we are bringing to the 68th AALAS National Meeting. Where: ROOM 12AB, level 4 at the Convention Center.

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// July, 2017
CALYPSO Aquatic Cabinet Washer: GET READY TO BE SEDUCED!
After almost 4 years from the launch of the first dedicated and specifically engineered washer for aquatic applications and the experience accumulated from the over 35 installations in the most prestigious institute worldwide, we are proud and excited to introduce the next generation of aquatic cabinet washer ,...

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// April, 2017
Open house, the IWT Training Activity Center
Every year hundreds of visitors are hosted in our state-of-the-art facilities. For the Tecniplast group it is an honor and a pleasure to welcome guests to witness our sites and experience our daily activities and challenges, the best way to feel our passion and touch at first-hand our innovation. Passion and...

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// December, 2016
LOOKING FOR A PHARMA SOLUTION? VISIT WWW.IWTPHARMA.COM!
IWT Division is proud to launch the new Pharma website, the IWT gateway for your online navigation when looking for cleaning excellence . At www.iwtpharma.com you can find our complete range of washing solutions for the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, cosmetic markets and related industries. The aim is...

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// October, 2016
Make OCEANUS your partner!
THE NEW IWT OCEANUS CABINET WASHER IS THE IDEAL SOLUTION FOR YOUR NEEDS: CHOOSE IT AS MAIN FLEXIBLE UNIT FOR SMALL VIVARIUMS OR AS PERFORMING BACKUP IN LARGER FACILITIES.  NEW DESIGN TO PERFECTLY COMBINE FUNCTIONALITY, ERGONOMICS AND APPEAL Oceanus features full glass doors with sash window...

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// September, 2016
BC-Plast - Innovation can be small in size but great in principle
The proven transversal knowhow of Tecniplast group and its unique depth of portfolio for lab animal applications brought to the development of the next generation of accessories for the bottle handling. Bc-Plast combines the functionality and flexibility of previous designs but taking the reliability and ease...

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// June, 2016
IWT NEW FAMILY BROCHURES
We are pleased to announce the release of our new family brochures! Robotics, Bedding Handling, Dataclick, Decon, Logistics and Washing catalogues offer a complete overview of IWT all-around solutions for your Vivarium and represent the accomplishment of our commitment to deliver the most reliable products at...

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// March, 2016
WE'RE RESPONSIVE!
From desktop computer monitors to mobile phones, from tablets to laptops: fully enjoy our offer from your favorite device thanks to our new responsive website! Tecniplast and IWT websites now provide you with an optimal viewing and interaction experience: our full product portfolio is at your fingertips,...

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// March, 2016
Polaris - the lighthouse to navigate through your daily operations
The operator interfaces are the gateway of users, supervisors and managers to the equipment features and potentialities. The in-house team of designers and software engineers has developed a futuristic platform, transversal to the whole washing and automation portfolio, based on the modern web design...

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// November, 2015
ATLANTIS EASY AND DVC™ STOLE THE SHOW AT AALAS 2015
IWT-Tecniplast successfully attended the 66th Aalas national meeting, the leading worldwide event in the Lab Animal Industry which took place in Phoenix from November 1st to 5th. The new products we launched on the occasion of the exhibition captured the attention of the visitors: many managers, researchers...

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// Sunday, November 1st, 2015 - From 7:30AM to 11:30 AM - Room 224A
You Are Invited - AALAS 2015 Sneak Peek Welcome Breakfast
Come enjoy breakfast with us and  take a “sneak peek” at the new products we are bringing to the 66th AALAS National Meeting. Where: ROOM 224A at the Convention Center. Just take the escalator or elevator from the Registration Area up to the Second Level.

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// August, 2015
SEE YOU AT GV SOLAS  - BOOTH #49-53
We are looking forward to meeting you at the upcoming GV-SOLAS hosted by Hannover Conference Center from September 14 to 16! Research, passion and innovation are the milestones of out activity: through our work we promote a proper Culture of Care focused on animal welfare, environmental sustainability and...

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// June 2015
650A Aquatic washing machine - Proven solution to make
This is the title of an interesting interview released by a German customer concerning our washer specifically designed to clean the fish tanks: the 650A. The machine installed at this customer site is the second one out of 22 units spread all around the world. It has been operating almost for 2 years...

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// May 2015
INTERNATIONAL CLEANING FORUM 2015
One of the most important pre and post production activities is the cleaning of equipment and tools for their safe re-use. This forum will provide you with a 360° overview on how to handle the cleaning challenges in the most efficient manner and in compliance with the regulatory and auditing bodies....

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// February, 2015
We want you to take it…easy!
The most comprehensive family of bedding handling products in the lab animal industry has been enhanced even further with the introduction of the new EasyBHS lines. The EasyBHS system , designed for both waste disposal or bedding dispensing , is specifically engineered for small to medium rodent facilities...

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// February, 2015
IWT at next ACHEMA Exibition
IWT is exhibiting at next ACHEMA Exibition, the leading worldwide pharmaceutical event which will take place from 15th to 19th June  at Frankfurt Exhibition Center in Germany. We will welcome you to our stand located in Halle 3.1 – A64. By visiting us you will have a great opportunity to...

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// October, 2014
A new benchmark in operational efficiency… Atlantis®
Atlantis incorporates IWT’s validated washing and rinsing technologies to become the most innovative, efficient, and flexible cage and rack washer in the market. Atlantis comes in three different configurations depending upon chamber size, operational performance, applications and optional features:...

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// August, 2014
Safety is not an option!
The AAALAC international position statement on safety requirements indicates that “ all the safety features should be clearly identified and have legible instructional signage located adjacent to or on the safety feature, readily visible and easy to read and comprehend in an emergency situation ”. A set...

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// July, 2014
IWT receives the Stainless Steel Plate from Centro INOX, a member of Euro INOX and of ISSF (International Stainless Steel Forum)
Another important qualitative component of IWT product Specs. IWT received a Plate from Italian “Centro Inox”, a non-profit association, founded in Italy in 1962, that deals with the study and the development of stainless steel applications. It is extremely important because it proves on...

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// July 2014
650A: The First cabinet washer specifically designed for aquatic tanks washing!
Thanks to over 18 months of R&D, tests and in-vivo trials, IWT has been able to develop a solution and engineer an effective and patented process for aquatic applications. After the official launch in the market of this machine, more than 15 installtion can be already counted worlwide with a growing appeal...

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// June 2014
Energy Free Drying Option means dryer cages - Stress Free!
Until now  conventional hot air drying has been the only way to dry cages. While effective, hot air drying necessarily means long cycle times and significant energy consumption. Not content with conventional methods, the innovative engineers at IWT have partnered with Dr Weigert- one of the leading...

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// May 2014
IWT show-room: a Real state of the art Cage Wash Facility
After 10 years of continuous and successful operation, we at IWT decided to renovate our training center and in doing that we decided to move away from a simple display of running equipment and stepped up to the next challenge, which was the design and construction of a real state-of-the-art Cage Wash Facility...

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// December 2013
Cagewashing - It's Just Too Complex To Be Called Entry Level!
The cagewash operation of today is not the same as the one of our lab animal forefathers; operations are more complex and automated.  An interesting Seminar  at the recent Aalas titled “ Cagewash - It's Just Too Complex To Be Called Entry Level! ” discussed cagewasher drawing from...

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// December 2013
Easydecon: innovative decontamination solutions
IWT has recently launched a new decontamination chamber, the EASYDECON. A perfect blend of knowledge of the market, feedback of clients and planners, passionate R&D team as well as the innovative spirit of the company allowed IWT launch to the market the EASYDECON, a compact and basic chamber for low...

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