Diagnostics & Lab Systems

In close cooperation with our customers, we develop devices and systems for laboratory diagnosis and automation. Our systems enable specialist laboratory and medical professionals to conduct their work more efficiently, safely, simply and reproducibly. Our development process is holistic, involving engineers, scientists, application developers, operators, users and patients. This process spans the entire product creation process from concept, system verification and design transfer, right through to production.

We help you with the following core services

In vitro diagnostics (IVD) and point-of-care (POC) diagnostics

Helbling has more than 20 years’ experience developing automated laboratory equipment for clinical and molecular diagnosis. Our strength lies in cross-system development. Interdisciplinary teams comprising industrial designers, mechanical, electronic and software engineers interact with doctors, chemists, biologists and physicists. The focus is always on the combination of applications, consumables and devices.

Our development process is based on the provisions of IVD Directive 98/79/EC and (now) IVD Regulation 2017/476. Our development process is ISO 13485:2016-certified and FDA-compliant (21 CFR Part 820). The following norms and standards are also applied:

  • IEC 62366: Usability engineering
  • EN ISO 14971: Risk management
  • IEC 61010: Safety regulations for laboratory equipment
  • IEC 60601: Safety regulations for medical devices
  • MDD 93/42/EEC: Medical devices directive
  • GAMP5: Achieving compliant computerized systems
  • Etc.

Laboratory systems for research and the life sciences

In keeping with the principle “Focused on quality, keeping costs in check”, we work together with our customers to develop systems that enable researchers to develop new therapies or treatment options, discover new active ingredients or conduct environmental or food analyses. As part of this, we employ innovative technologies coupled with fundamental expertise in the fields of optics, sensors, automation, separation, liquid handling, plastics technologies, tempering, etc.

Give us a call.

We will advise you personally.

Helbling Technik AG, Zurich
Hohlstrasse 614
CH-8048 Zurich
Telephone:+41 44 438 17 01
Fax:+41 44 438 17 65
info-htkz@helbling.ch