OPTIMA life science - modular machine concepts

Customer-specific solutions. Flexible. Performance-oriented. Manufacturing and packaging systems used for medical and pharmaceutical products as well as in coating systems for immunoassays. For this purpose, Optima Life Science develops modular machine concepts.

Fields of Application and Solutions

Innovative production systems for the medical technology, pharmaceutical and diagnostic industries

Product fields Life Science

Optima Life Science, together with the customer, develops modular machine concepts as well as complete manufacturing and packaging systems for medical and pharmaceutical products such as transdermal patches, oral film strips, wound dressings or diagnostic test strips. Cutting-edge technologies are applied during the development of ImmuCoat production systems for immunoassays such as the ELISA Kits. In doing so, this ensures that all processes like coating, incubation, drying and packaging microtiter plates are possible.

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Customer satisfaction is our main goal

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Our Service Team is available with information and useful tips if you have any questions about your machine.
24-hour phone service
Phone: +49 791 506-1900

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Spare parts just-in-time

Perfect service with extensive spare parts inventory. The fastest way to access spare parts is by using a rapid delivery method and a tried-and-tested logistics system. At any time. 

Optima Life Science machines are delivered with digital spare part catalogs to ensure that identifying spare parts is made easy. Additionally, enjoy the benefits of our employees' many years of experience. Our employees are readily available to assist you and will be glad to create offers for recommended spare parts. Overhauls, repairs or basic equipment. Expert consultation is our top priority.

Consultation or repairs

Benefit from the advice and the expertise of the Optima Life Science experts. If repairs are unavoidable, our team of consultants and service technicians will arrange for technical consultation on site or training measures. Please contact us with all of your questions – we will gladly help you in any way we can. 

State-of-the-art technical equipment supports direct communication. Data is transmitted online directly from the machine to Optima Life Science customer service via teleservice. Decide for yourself—purchase and leasing offers open up different options of using teleservice.

Exceeding your expectations

Inspections, upgrades, conversions and used machines. The expertise and past experience of Optima Life Science flow into the decision-making process. This ensures the systems are converted, overhauled and updated to meet the needs of our customers. 

The foundation for this is a detailed machine inspection including an inspection report. This process demonstrates different options of how to proceed. If necessary, our specialists evaluate the machines, as well as auditing and documenting the entire packaging process. As a result, you receive a solid basis for all further decisions. Customized inspection and maintenance contracts are recommended. These contracts provide you with a sense of security during everyday operations and protect you from production failures. Used machines updated by experts are often times an interesting alternative for our customers.

Knowledge and practice

Everything you need to know about operation and maintenance. Optima Life Science provides specific training content and exercises. Adapted to your target group. These practical training sessions teach content according to the needs of customers. From the optimal machine settings and product parameters to proficient operation and maintenance. This takes place on site, in Schwäbisch Hall or at one of our subsidiaries.

  • Basic training sessions
    Presentation of the basics
  • Operator training sessions
    Machine and product parameter settings,
    Basics of preventive maintenance
  • Maintenance training sessions
    Professional preventive maintenance, inspection and maintenance intervals, inspection criteria, application of the "Maintenance Manager" software
  • Electronic Training
    Drive technology, control technology, firmware
Participants receive specially prepared training documents that can also be used later as the first source of advice and reference work.

Condensed reference works

All necessary operations for the safe operation of your system are explained step-by-step in the technical documentation. Each instruction handbook includes a CD-ROM version. The technical documentation is used as supplemental and follow-up resources to the training sessions during start-up process.
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Trade Shows

OPTIMA life science is present for you worlwide

Trade Show / Event
Country / City
Pack Expo

Pack Expo 2023
PharmaNonwovensConsumerLife ScienceMetall+Plastic

Las Vegas,
Hall Main,
Booth C3103
9/11/23 - 9/13/23
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United States
Las Vegas
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OPTIMA life science GmbH
Company address
Steinbeisweg 20
74523 Schwaebisch Hall
Tel.: +49 791 506-1900
Fax: +49 791 506-1520
Visitors address
Kolpingstraße 23
74523 Schwaebisch Hall

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Unsurpassed flexibility for medical and pharmaceutical products

Optima Life Science offers flexible manufacturing and packaging processes, for fields as diverse as wound dressings, transdermal patches, diagnostic test strips, and immunoassays (ELISA test kits). Optima Life Science combines its two areas of core expertise, web processing technologies and liquid coatings, with modular functionality. The result? “Plug & play” systems that can be conveniently configured by the customer.
The lines can be modified in terms of functional scope, process flows and even greater output if desired. Furthermore, the functional diversity offered by Optima Life Science allows freedom to design new products. The division’s quality of engineering and the quick response times of its professional international service departments mean outstanding long-term equipment effectiveness for the customer.

OPTIMA life science GmbH is a member of the OPTIMA packaging group GmbH with headquarters in Schwäbisch Hall. Other subsidiaries operate in the fields Pharma, Consumer and Nonwovens. Founded in 1922, the family business employs a workforce of 3,000 at its sites in Germany and 20 locations abroad.