PSL is an international manufacturer of filtration, drying and complete containment solutions. We have been supporting pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, chemical, speciality chemical and laboratory industries for 24 years. Our worldwide customer base contains industry leaders including Pfizer, GSK, BMS and Sanofi-Aventis.
PSL’s solutions enable clients to bring new generation drugs into the market place faster, using the latest technology in containment and production equipment.
We are an original pioneer of containment and hold a wealth of experience designing and engineering advanced containment processes for highly potent and valuable products including; sterile, oncology, hormone and many other pharmaceutical compounds. PSL provides a full range of filtration, drying and containment products from small-scale production to full process systems.
To meet the demands of increasing global operations we have adapted our business structure, operating as one company across the globe. We have operations in the UK, USA, France, Czech Republic, Japan and India with plans for South and Central America.
PSL takes your vision and translates it into your project, our technical engineers work with you to provide innovative solutions that complement and enhance your process and application.
We provide 3D models and full scale product mock-ups for ergonomic assessment and placement of your process equipment prior to production. Our clients can feel confident that they are receiving the most suitable solutions, designed and engineered using the latest technology by a reliable, experienced team of professionals.
PSL’s team of multi-national professionals sustains a culture that values engineering innovation and excellence.
Our award-winning engineering department works closely with our process team to successfully transform best practice process designs into production. All control systems are designed and built by our in-house control engineers, interfacing new equipment where necessary.
Powder Systems Limited was founded in 1989 in Liverpool, UK and is an original pioneer of pharmaceutical containment. Business growth over the years has allowed over 1,200 PSL installations worldwide.
|1989||PSL founded in Liverpool, UK|
|1991||Development of non-nuclear designs specifically for the pharmaceutical industry|
|1992||PSL project leaders (acting on behalf of UNICEF) developed a solution to eliminate goitre in children in Bangladesh|
|1995||Development of the ChargePoint split valve system|
|1997||PSL USA established|
|1999||PSL and NARA MACHINERY Co. Ltd. Japan Partnership|
|1999||Received the Duke of Westminster Award and the Queen’s Award for Export Achievement|
|2000||PSL UK relocated to a purpose built engineering and manufacturing base|
|2004||PSL Filter Dryer redesigned to achieve 2.5ppm reflux cleaning|
|2005||PSL Czech established in Liberec|
|2008||PSL France established in Lyon|
|2009||Development of a simple contained filter (simplefilter)|
|2009||PSL pioneering CakeStand Tray Dryer design launched|
|2010||Launch of the Glass Filter Dryer (GFD ®)|
|2011||Launch of PSL's ground breaking FilterBox|
|2012||PSL India established in Mumbai|