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Nalas to Present on Flow NMR at 2019 AIChE Annual Meeting

August 14, 2019

Nalas is scheduled to co-present on “The Application of Flow NMR Toward the Development of a Kinetic Model for Continuous Grignard Formation” at the 2019 AIChE Annual Meeting in Orlando, FL on Nov. 11, 2019 with Takeda Pharmaceuticals.  A kinetic model was developed to describe the formation of benzylmagnesium chloride from benzylchloride and magnesium metal. … >More


Nalas to Discuss Challenges and Successes in Continuous Chemical Processing at 2019 AIChE Annual Meeting

August 7, 2019

Nalas will be discussing “Challenges and Successes in Continuous Chemical Processing” at the 2019 AIChE Annual Meeting in Orlando, FL on Nov 13, 2019. Process development for chemicals involves various stages that challenge chemical engineers to become innovative and creative with respect to the design of various unit operations. Batch processing simplifies unit operations but … >More


Nalas President David am Ende publishes second textbook(s)

August 1, 2019

We are excited to share that our President, David am Ende, recently published the second edition of his textbook ‘Chemical Engineering in the Pharmaceutical Industry’. This updated second edition has been greatly expanded and is the result of over 200 contributing authors representing both industry and academia. The edition has been divided into two separate … >More


Nalas to Present on Continuous Flow Nitration for NENAs at 2019 AIChE Annual Meeting

July 30, 2019

Nalas will be presenting on the topic of “Designing a Continuous Flow System to Safely Nitrate Alkylamines to NENA’s” at the 2019 AIChE Annual Meeting in Orlando, FL on November 13, 2019. Nitroethylnitramines (NENA-compounds) are useful in propellants and explosives as energetic plasticizers. The NENA compounds of interest include methyl, ethyl, propyl, butyl NENA’s. These … >More


NALAS Partnership with NiTech Solutions Announced!

February 18, 2019

In a move to enhance its capabilities to serve North American markets, NiTech has installed its continuous reaction and crystallization technologies at NALAS.  The partnership is an ideal fit; NALAS are experts in continuous processing and scale-up.  Having the DN15 unit will facilitate successful demonstrations for US based customers seeking to evaluate and develop their … >More


Nalas to Present at Upcoming ESTCP Symposium

November 14, 2017

    Nalas is excited to present at the upcoming Environmental Security Technology Certification Program (ESTCP) Symposium. ESTCP is a nationally recognized conference focusing on the Department of Defense’s (DoD) priority environmental and installation energy issues. Nalas will present on their recent success developing a continuous processes to energetic plasticizers used for Army and Navy explosive … >More


Corning’s new Lab Photo Reactor

October 16, 2017

Nalas Engineering and Corning Incorporated are demonstrating the new Lab Reactor System at our facility in Centerbrook, CT. The Lab Photo Reactor is also onsite and being used for feasibility testing. The results have been outstanding. We are generating data to create a series of webinars that will be released in 2019.  We welcome you … >More


Photo chemistry will never be the same!

October 13, 2017

The Lab Photo Reactor at Nalas has been very busy recently demonstrating novel flow chemistry. Stop by to see this one in person.  Next week we talk about scaling up to Corning’s G1 Photo Reactor.


Nalas to host next Corning AFR Workshop in Spring 2018

October 6, 2017

We will be hosting the next Corning Advanced-Flow Reactor Workshop this Spring 2018!  If you are interested in attending, please let us know so we can be sure to keep you informed once the dates are set. The CT Shoreline is a wonderful place to visit in the Spring! We hope to see you soon.


Continuous Processing, New Faces, and Increased Capabilities

June 12, 2017

Nalas has several exciting announcements to share. While Nalas employees have enjoyed developing continuous processes for most of their careers, many companies have recently started adopted utilizing flow.  This growing interest across the industry puts Nalas in a unique position to service our customers in the area of continuous processing. We are hosting a dozen … >More