Astech Projects Ltd

Astech Projects is an engineering and scientific solutions provider which is famed for its next-generation automated systems which have found a loyal customer base all around the globe. Our specialty is the design and manufacture of advanced robotic applications which deliver state of the art technologies to some of the world’s best known companies in industries including pharmaceuticals, consumer goods and healthcare.

We have teams of specialists within Astech Projects focused on the areas of Drug Delivery Automation (DDA), Consumer Goods Testing (CGT), Laboratory Automation and Special Applications. Our offerings include not only automated systems and other solutions, but a comprehensive lifetime package of system support called REACTS which won’t expire until your Astech-provided system does.

Founded in 1995, Astech has quickly grown into one of the leaders in the automation industry. We are ISO-9001 and TickIT accredited and regularly undergo third party as well as customer quality audits. Our facility in Cheshire, UK is the site of all of our design, research and development, testing, manufacturing and software development work. From this facility, we design, develop, build, ship, install and maintain all of our systems for clients worldwide.

Drug Delivery Automation

Astech is well known as a leader in automated drug delivery system testing. Our portfolio of testing solutions for the pharmaceutical industry, whether in Solid Dose, Respiratory or Injectibles are a testament to the innovative, customer-driven design and engineering capabilities of our staff. Our scalable, modular systems are made with easy integration with a range of different drug delivery systems in mind. Made to the highest industry specifications, Astech systems are fully compliant with EU, US FDA and ROW regulations.

Consumer Goods Testing

Astech provides scalable automated testing solutions for consumer health products, personal care products, OTC medicines and household products along with other consumer goods.

Laboratory Automation

Astech is the company to turn to for customized automated solutions. You can expect Astech systems to meet any requirements and to exceed your expectations. We’re known for innovative design and our knack for automating tasks which many thought couldn’t be done – we’re problem solvers who love finding solutions for applications including:

• Vaccine Potency Preparation and Testing
• High throughput formulation science
• Microbiological urine analysis
• Water quality testing and water analysis
• Bioscience systems including blood analyzer systems and other blood analysis solutions
• Forced degradation

Using the latest and most advanced Proof of Concept methods and 3D modeling, we let you see what your system will look like and what it can do for you before we even begin manufacture – and you can influence the design of your system according to your requirements.
Special Applications

The Astech special applications group is focused on developing projects for the nuclear industry and on custom robotics. This group has developed many novel automated solutions for customers. The project managers in the special applications group use a Prince 2-based quality management system to assure active, effective management throughout the development process.


REACTS® is our premium service and support package. REACTS allows us to ensure the smooth operation and longevity of our solutions; think of it as a full service warranty and technical support plan which lasts for the entire life of your system.