NEWS

// Sept, 2019
Join us for the Welcome Breakfast at AALAS, straight after registeration!
The Welcome Breakfast will be held on Sunday, 28th October, between 9am - 1pm, in room 339 - 340. Be the first to sneak a peak at our new products! We hope to see you there!

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// Sept, 2019
Join Tecniplast at the LASA Annual Conference
At LASA 2018, Tecniplast will be running 3 workshops/presentations, covering a range of topics from automation in lab animal facilities, to an introduction to aquatics, to how revolutionary technology (DVC) is being used in facilities around the world. We have detailed all 3 below, so why not see which...

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// Sept, 2018
Hear Tecniplast partners views on YouTube - KCL and the Calypso Aquatics Washer
Tecniplast would like to introduce the Kings College London (KCL) Aquatics facility. This is one of the world leading facilities specialising in zebrafish scientific research. KCL has invested heavily in their facility and automation, including nine fully automated feeding robots, called...

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// August, 2018
Introducing Leddy - Circadian Rhythm Lighting Control within a Red GM500 IVC
Innovative wireless, fully programmable IVC lighting control system. It has been well known for many years just how important the day/night cycle is, and how circadian rhythms influence animal behaviour. Now it is possible to have complete control of your mice circadian rhythm cycle within their home IVC...

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// August, 2018
Join us for the Tecniplast Innovation Showcase 2018
At this year's Innovation Showcase, Tecniplast will be showcasing the very latest innovations and technologies available for your animal facility. Tecniplast will be launching the latest jewel in its crown...be the first to see it! During the two weeks we will be delighted to welcome you so that you...

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// July, 2018
Join us for the Tecniplast Technician Symposium
Wednesday 17th - Friday 19th October 2018 If you are a Technician then this event is for you! This Symposium will provide Technicians with an insight into animal facility advances including the latest technology, products and procedures.  The symposium allows delegates to network, share...

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// June, 2018
The Re-Usable Pre-Filter Mesh Screen For Multi-Linking Aquatic Systems
No more pre-filtration consumables - save time and money without compromising on filtration performance with the new re-usable pre-filter mesh screen. The pre-filter is an important part in any aquatics system as it removes the larger particulate waste from the water before it goes through the rest of the...

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// June, 2018
Protection for animals, staff and scientific research with the ARIA family
The Aria range offers you a proven Change Station for your facility with 180 units already in use in animal facilities across the UK. Optimum protection for your animals, complete laminar flow protection preventing cross contamination on the work surface, ISO4 certified airflow. Optimum protection for...

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// June, 2018
Introducing the ZebTEC Clip on Shelf
Tecniplast offer a wide range of accessories to work with the ZebTEC Aquatics Housing. Each accessory is specifically design to support the needs of the technicians and researchers. One of these is the: Clip on shelf. This handy portable shelf can easily be hooked onto ZebTEC racking, and it enables...

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// June, 2018
Not just a humble fish net - ZebTEC Nets
The humble fish net is used every day in your facilities without much of a second thought.  So, does all a net need to be is a square or rectangular frame with a mesh ‘bag’ at the end?  Well, Tecniplast thinks not...  A net should be:  Shaped to the tank to ensure your...

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// June, 2018
Be green, recycle your water - Unique System Water Saver
Unique System Water Saver: This product is designed to maximise the savings on water costs – when you change a tank where does all the water go?  Down the sink! With facilities growing in size, and having more tanks and larger breeding programmes, a higher percentage of system water is guaranteed to be...

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// June, 2018
Moving your fish tanks with ease - use our Transport Trolleys
The aquatic solutions range has two types of transport trolley available, one specifically for housing tanks (3.5 and 8 litre), and one specifically for breeding tanks.  Both are made from the same high quality stainless steel (complete with epoxy resin coating) as the housing racks and sit on fully rotating...

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// June, 2018
A standing ovation for our DVC® from the scientific press!
DVC® proves itself to be effective in identifying mouse cages with patterns of high activity levels, signalling possible aggression incidences, thus potentially allowing for early intervention and consequently improving animal welfare. An interesting article entitled “Effect of Environmental...

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// May, 2018
Single Use Mouse Cage: High Performance IVC Disposable Cage!
The Single Use Mouse Cage (SUMC) is a disposable version of our industry leading GM500 Greenline IVC cage. Made from recycled plastic, the system provides the traditional Tecniplast IVC performance and reliability and fits existing Greenline racks. SUMC is designed for special/temporary applications and is...

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// May, 2018
Our plastic cages don't end up in the sea...
Tecniplast offers a recycling scheme to all of its clients. So, if you have some old racks, cages or tanks, call us and we will help you recycle them FREE OF CHARGE! Plastic waste in our seas has reached an all-time high which is having a catastrophic effect on wildlife. Tecniplast takes its...

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// April, 2018
Join us for the 7th Annual International Zebrafish Husbandry Course
Leading advances in Zebrafish Husbandry 25th - 28th September 2018 Tecniplast Congress Centre - Italy The Course: The 7th Annual International Zebrafish Husbandry Course will take place at the Tecniplast conference centre in the beautiful Italian Lakes. This course will consist of...

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// March, 2018
Join us for the Tecniplast workshop at IAT Congress - build your understanding
How clean are your cages?  AK KAB Setting the Standard by Alistair Vincent, IWT Product Specialist, Tecniplast Do you know how clean your cages are and what standards your facility operates at? This interactive workshop will look at AK KAB standards in animal facilities and specifically cage wash...

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// February, 2018
Join Tecniplast at IAT Congress to Win a place on the Tecniplast Technician Symposium in October 2018
To enter simply visit our stand at IAT Congress and answer 3 simple questions!  Held in the beautiful Italian lakes, the Tecniplast Technician Symposium aims to provide Animal Technicians with an insight into the latest developments in the industry, including: technology, products and...

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// February, 2018
Automation in aquatics facilities –  what can it do for you?
Tritone automated fish feeding will:- Reduce cost, eliminate repetitive strain issues, increase welfare and produce reliable, repeatable science! Result! Key benefits of Tritone: Reduction of RSI issues: Repeated actions...

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// Jan, 2018
Introducing the GYM500 Mouse Wheel: Happy healthy mice = good science!
This revolutionary mouse wheel has been designed to ensure mice housed in the Tecniplast GM500 cages have the best enrichment on the market. The GYM500 wheel rotates clockwise and counter clockwise increasing the physical health and cognitive activity of mice.  Our aim is to ensure the scientific research...

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// January, 2018
Tecniplast Putting Health & Safety First
We all have legal responsibility for Health & Safety and here at Tecniplast we make sure we are one step ahead of the game. As part of this drive we have just undertaken the IOSH Health & Safety Certificate, a 4 day intensive training course. We now have fully qualified IOSH representatives in our Project...

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