Bob Bessemer, works for Novatec as VP of Extrusion Technology. He has been challenged to create a new line of the most advanced and operator friendly medical downstream equipment available. Bob has worked for several other downstream plastics extrusion equipment manufacturers over the past 37 years both with engineering/development and sales. With major focus on developing, sizing, and cutting equipment specific to medical and pharma applications, Bob has 6 patents and is in the process of 3 additional patent ideas. A major goal has been to better control the variables of the extrusion process and eliminate the so called “Black Art” He has a degree from Penn State University for business administration, but maintains a focus on engineering and development. Bob has written many papers and delivered seminars to the industry to help advance technology.
- Enhancements to Downstream Extrusion Water and Vacuum Tanks to Facilitate a Higher Level of Precision and Repeatibility.
- Tuesday, September 17 • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
- The Importance of Controlling Belt Gap When Processing Precision Extruded Micro-Bore Medical Tubing
- Wednesday, September 18 • 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM