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IKA-Werke GmbH & Co

Laboratory Equipment for Pharmaceuticals

The IKA Group specialises in laboratory equipment, analytical and process technology for the pharmaceutical industry.

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Janke und Kunkel-Straße 10,
79219 Staufen im Breisgau,
Laboratory equipment

The IKA Group specialises in laboratory equipment, analytical and process technology for the pharmaceutical industry.

Magnetic stirrers and shakers for the pharmaceutical industry

IKA offers a range of products, including magnetic and overhead stirrers, dispersers, shakers, mills, rotary evaporators, calorimeters, laboratory reactors, centrifuges and thermostats.

The company’s process technology provides solutions for production-scale stirring, mixing and kneading applications.

IKA’s laboratory uses innovative equipment for various applications in research and development, and proven technology for mixing, heating, distilling and crushing applications.

EUROSTAR 100 control is a laboratory stirrer with a removable wireless controller and a digital TFT display. The stirrer is equipped with a RS 232 and a USB interface to control and document all parameters.
A safety magnetic stirrer with heating and an integrated weighing function, RET, features a clear, multilingual TFT display.
IKA provides IC control immersion circulators that can temper fluids in water baths of up to 250°C.
The LR 1000 is a modular laboratory reactor designed for optimising chemical reaction processes.
ROCKER 3D is a digital shaker with three-dimensional tumbling motion and adjustable speeds for mixing tasks and cultivating cell cultures.
ROLLER 6 features six rolls for smooth rocking and rolling at adjustable speeds, which can be used mixing blood, solid and liquid suspensions and viscous samples.
The Loopster, a digital rotator, offers effective mixing for biological samples and is suitable for separating and mixing processes of powdered and liquid samples.
Trayster is a digital overhead shaker with vertical rotation for smooth mixing and removable attachments for quick cleaning in case of sample spills.
The world’s first patented Tube Mill control is a batch mill that includes a disposable grinding chamber to eliminate cross-contamination.

Magnetic stirrers, mixers, homogenisers and specially developed software are available for laboratory and analysis applications, as well as temperature control products such as circulators, baths and chillers.

Laboratory and analysis devices

IKA uses substances in all aggregation states in lab conditions and production facilities to create mixed, crushed, tempered or distilled products.

In addition, the company uses materials such as anti-aging crème and cement as a tissue sample, in the µ area or on an industrial scale.

Modern laboratory and analysis devices are developed at the company’s headquarters in Staufen.

The IKA application technology lab has specialists with long-term sample experience. Through collaborative partnerships within a range of industries, IKA have handled an array of samples under various applications and has an online library.

Users can enter an application or keyword and find detailed test reports regarding the use of IKA’s devices.

Medical equipment maintenance

IKA offers training services onsite or at one of its global locations. Experts can discuss specifications and applications with clients to find a solution for their process.

The company has training specialists to assist with equipment to ensure clients use the right tools for the application.

In addition, help is provided so clients can use and maintain their equipment. Regular training sessions on equipment operation, history, service and repair skills are available.

The company has experts that can develop the right solution for specific requirements, while implanted solutions can be found in the customising centre database.

About IKA Group

IKA Group is headquartered in Staufen, Germany and has subsidiaries in the US, China, India, Malaysia, Korea, Brazil and Japan. Founded in 1910, the company currently has 800 employees and reported sales of more than €100m ($139m) in 2014.


Whether used for homogenising, emulsifying, or suspending, IKA's homogenisers enable high-quality results with a smooth start.

Laboratory Reactors

IKA's laboratory reactors are modular systems for the optimisation and reproduction of chemical reaction, mixing, dispersal, and homogenising processes at the laboratory level.

Magnetic Stirrers

IKA's offers a complete range of magnetic stirrers to handle various volumes, either with or without heating function.

Overhead Stirrers

Designed to optimise complex stirring applications, IKA's overhead stirrer technology provides a solution to laboratory stirring and mixing needs, from low to high-viscosities.

IKA Pette

IKA single fix and vario pipettes have been devised for use in many applications typical in a modern laboratory.

IKA Laboratory Equipment Catalogue

IKA is committed to providing innovations that make your work safer, future-oriented, and smarter. Discover the fascinating world of laboratory equipment and analytical technologies.

New Compact Recirculating Chiller

IKA is adding a new device class to its portfolio of recirculating chillers. The RC 2 lite is elegant, compact and powerful and is a perfect addition to rotary evaporators, reflux coolers and cold traps.

12 May 2021

IKA Presents Two Powerful Original Stirrers

An innovative generation of hi-tech stirrers is anticipating users in the laboratory, including the NANOSTAR 7.5 digital overhead, an equally high performer and at the same time, highly compact and the RCT 5 digital, one of the most powerful magnetic stirrers on the market.

3 October 2019

IKA Awarded German Design Award

The high-performance IKA T 25 easy clean homogeniser is ideal for use in research, product development and quality control.

23 January 2019

The IKA A 10 Basic Mill is Functional and Safe

Easy-to-use A 10 basic batch mill has increased safety, with features including how the mill can only be opened when it is still and only operates when the cover is closed.

30 September 2015

IKA-Werke GmbH & Co

Janke und Kunkel-Straße 10
79219 Staufen im Breisgau

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