It is also the ideal solution for the implementation of process analytical technology (PAT) in a manufacturing environment, as part of Quality by Design (QbD) initiatives. The instrument can be located in a general-purpose area or in a cabinet supplied by ABB and certified for hazardous areas.

Some of the main features of the FTPA2000-260PH are:

  • Multi-channel capability (up to 8 channels)
  • Possibility to monitor several properties or CQAs simultaneously
  • Remote analysis with fiber optics (up to 80m for solids and 300m for liquids)
  • Fully unattended and automated operations driven by ABB process control software FTSW
  • On-the-fly diagnostics on instrument and process status
  • Real-time connectivity to plant IT and control systems (OPC, Modbus or 4-20mA)
  • Protection of electronic records as per FDA’s CFR21 P11 requirements
  • Flexible sampling (cells/probes, reflection/transmission)
  • All accessories can be used in an EX-rated environment