PAT Partners

C-Therm is proud to highlight our various partners that help us pull together a complete end-to-end PAT solution for our clients.

Tote Systems International

Tote Systems International is a leading supplier of containerized material handling and process systems. C-Therm and Tote have partnered to provide the complete package for automated, wireless blend monitoring and control using their effusivity sensor systems. The successful output of this new venture will allow simple, scalable migration from formulation to manufacturing environments.


The Invensys team - dedicated to the pharmaceutical and life sciences industries, includes regulatory-compliant equipment, process automation, legacy system migration, system integration, collaborative engineering, manufacturing and other solutions for the supply chain. Our consulting and validation services include 21 CFR Part 11, risk management and analysis and efficiency improvements. Proven Invensys brands in the life sciences industries include APV, ArchestrA, Eurotherm, Foxboro, Invensys Validation Technologies, Satchwell  and Wonderware.  C-Therm and Invensys Validation Technologies have partnered to provide validation services for equipment retrofitted with their effusivity sensors and controls.


Sentry is the manufacturer of the ISOLOK® samplers for liquids, slurries and bulk solids. These samplers are used in many industries including pharmaceutical, food, chemical, petrochemical and nuclear, just to name a few.  C-Therm recognizes the need for reproducible sample introduction to their sensors and Sentry provides that for many applications.


Symex manufactures complete vacuum-mixing and homogenizing plants for the production of emulsions, lotions, gels and pastes, dispersions and suspensions. In each of these cases, uniformity is the desired output, and effusivity sensors can be part of that solution.

O'Hara Technologies Inc.

Gil O'Hara founded O'Hara Technologies Inc. in January 1976 when the company began manufacturing process equipment for the food, pharmaceutical and confectionery industries. The company has evolved by focusing its strengths on providing customer solutions. Ohara is collaborating with C-Therm on their product testing of a new automated sampling system by providing one of their fluid bed dryers for the initial trials.

FMC BioPolymer

Avicel® PH microcrystalline cellulose products are used as the baseline materials for studies at C-Therm because of their uniformity characteristics. Avicel® PH is manufactured by FMC BioPolymer, the world's leading producer of microcrystalline cellulose, carrageenan and alginates.  C-Therm and FMC have collaborated on application research and technical publications since 2003.

Click here to view the FMC BioPolymer's article PAT: An Excipient Supplier’s Perspective.


Exclusively focused on outsourcing, Patheon provides complete and fully integrated solutions for our clients, from dosage form development through to commercial manufacturing and packaging.  C-Therm and Patheon have collaborated on application research, new product testing and technical publications since early 2004.

Ability Fabricators Inc.

Ability Fabricators Inc. - From small precision components to complete powder blending process equipment for the Sanitary and Hygienic manufacturing industries, AFI is prepared to deliver on time and within budget.  Our qualified team of engineers and designers will work closely with you from concept to final product. C-Therm recognizes that often a specialty interface is needed to couple their instrument to process equipment.  AFI can support this need for both C-Therm and the client.

Brock Solutions

Brock Solutions is an Engineering Solutions company specializing in the design, development, and implementation of integrated controls systems. Brock is partnering with C-Therm to provide an industrial effusivity package meeting the needs of those in the manufacturing environment.

Cardinal Health, Inc.

Cardinal Health, Inc. is the leading provider of products and services supporting the health care industry. Cardinal Health develops, manufactures, packages and markets products for patient care; develops drug-delivery technologies; distributes pharmaceuticals and medical, surgical and laboratory supplies; and offers consulting and other services that improve quality and efficiency in health care. Headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, Cardinal Health employs more than 55,000 people on six continents and produces annual revenues of more than $65 billion

Natoli Engineering Company, Inc.

Natoli Engineering Company, Inc. is the world-wide source for punches and dies for the tablet press and pharmaceutical industry. The Natoli System of micro-precision engineering produces punches and dies of rarely matched any producer...anywhere in the world. Their reputation is that of rigid adherence to specifications and for equaling or exceeding standards of the Academy of Pharmaceutical Section (I.P.T.). The steel that is utilized by our company meets the highest specifications of the pharmaceutical industry for punch and die work and provides our customers with longevity of punches and dies and lower replacement costs

DI Pharma Tech

DI Pharma Tech is a pharmaceutical equipment and pharmaceutical training company. They buy and sell new and used processing, manufacturing and packaging equipment that is used in the pharmaceutical, nutritional, chemical, ceramic, powder metal and other related industries i.e.: tablet manufacturing equipment, powder & liquid blending equipment and complete packaging lines.