Serving the industry since 1980, Block Scientific has earned the trust of customers worldwide by providing high quality lab equipment and services at low cost. Block Scientific is currently offering top quality refurbished chemistry analyzers from leading manufacturers such as Olympus and Beckman Coulter. Purchasing refurbished lab equipment is an ideal option for clinical as well as research laboratories with budget limitation to benefit from highly sophisticated devices without huge capital investments. A recent report from Markets and Markets predicts the global refurbished medical equipment market to reach $9.37 billion by 2019, at a CAGR of 12.5% from 2014 to 2019.
Skilled technicians at Block Scientific dedicate their time to testing, refurbishing and then retesting the units. Before sales, these analyzers are taken through stringent quality checks and maintenance to restore brand new performance and appearance. In completion of the reconditioning procedures, the analyzers are retested to evaluate the overall performance. Other repair programs include disassembly, replacement, painting, cleaning, reassembly, quality control and packing. Users can purchase used analyzers from Block Scientific’s online store with at least 90 days parts warranty.
Reliable analyzer models offered include:
- Olympus AU400 – The system is ideal as a primary chemistry analyzer for small to medium size hospitals and laboratories, or as a dedicated specialty chemical or STAT analyzer for larger institutions. A fully automated chemistry analyzer for routine, STAT, urine and homogenous immunoassays, the unit helps to increase productivity, reduce operating costs and deliver fast, reliable results.
- Olympus / Beckman Coulter AU480 – With an on board capacity of 63 different analytes, this Chemistry System is the ideal main analyzer for small to medium sized laboratories. It is also suitable as a special chemistry or STAT analyzer in large laboratories as well. The system uses dry bath technology, therefore requiring no water bath maintenance.
- Olympus / Beckman Coulter AU680 – The AU680 Chemistry System is intended to help medium to high throughput laboratories to meet ever increasing pressures on time and productivity. Triple reagent dispensing enables the system to perform assays requiring up to three separate reagents. It offers a speed of up to 1200 tests per hour and an on-board capacity of up to 63 different tests in parallel.
Block Scientific is also assisting the healthcare community with high value lease/finance deals on new as well as refurbished lab equipment. Laboratories can choose to lease Olympus AU400 analyzer from this supplier at convenient monthly rates in a package that includes installation, training, delivery and a certain reagent credit.