Case Study – Novartis – Solving tooling wear and breakage

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Case Study

Novartis is a company that provides innovative healthcare solutions that address the evolving needs of patients and societies. 

The Italian division of Novartis approached I Holland with a variety of challenges when producing a stimulant laxative. This case study explores how I Holland worked with Novartis to solve their problems with wear, and breakage, how they were first identified and then solved with specialised tool coating and design solutions.