Highly specialized contract labs are increasingly common in many industries. Contract labs offer specialized services that would otherwise be too costly for their clients to conduct internally. Online LIMS supports the unique demands of Contract Labs with tools that are highly customizable and flexible to the specialized needs of their clients. The Online LIMS web interface supports communication and data sharing for effective collaboration between partners while allowing assigned roles and permissions to individual users. Individual workflows can be created to support the unique SOPs and QA/QC requirements of each client.

Contract Services LIMS
Contract Services LIMS

CRO / Contract Services Laboratories

Productivity Benefits

  • Improved revenue through faster turnaround times
  • Reduced data transcription errors through automation
  • Immediate notification of errors through monitoring and alert system
  • Data auditing and security
  • Low system service and maintenance cost
  • Interface with external contract laboratories
  • Quality Control QA/QC integration
  • Integration with external systems (MRP, ERP, PIMS, PI-Osisoft, acQuire, Algosys, etc.)
  • Integration to instrumentation process by MODBUS and MQTT protocol standards
  • Specifications management
  • Customized automatic and by client reporting
  • Randomized sample set creation & testing

Sample Management

  • Process both routine and non-routine samples (Lot & Batch)
  • Full chain of custody and sample tracking data
  • Sample labels and bar codes, RFID
  • Real-time work list management
  • Sample management (login, registration integrity, life cycle tracking, etc.)
  • Chain of custody and sample tracking
  • Sample Inventory and Storage

Lab and Analysis

  • Color coded real-time Worklist management and status
  • Instrument integration for data automation
  • Interactive QA/QC monitoring: Standards and Duplicates
  • SOP and protocol rules in each ELN Worksheet
  • User-friendly Excel-like spreadsheet and formulas
  • Store analytical data without losing significant digits
  • Laboratory environmental monitoring
  • Regulatory compliances guidelines
  • Instrument management (calibration, maintenance, alerts)
  • Consumable Inventory Management