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Bulk Capacity Autoclaves for Life Sciences

We provide a comprehensive range of Steelco autoclaves to suit any sized animal facility with sterilising clean aquatic tanks, cages and animal feed bottles.

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Bulk Capacity Autoclaves for Life sciences

We can provide outstanding solutions to all facilities, including a diverse range of bulk capacity autoclaves designed for use in the Life Science sector.

Sychem, winner of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2022, offers an extensive portfolio of decontamination equipment, consumables, servicing options and more!

In an exclusive UK partnership with Steelco, we provide a comprehensive range of bulk sizes autoclaves for animal care facilities and life sciences applications. The VS L Bulk ranges offer eco water-saving options, single and double door pass through, manually hinged or automatic sliding door and technical service access either on the left or right loading side.  VS L bulk sterilisers are engineered to offer best in class solutions for the reduction of energy and water consumption to give users the lowest operating costs per load, ECO water-saving packages reduce water consumption to nearly zero depending on chosen model and options. This range offers up to 10 standard chamber sizes with a volume from 905 to 9.070 litres.

Steelco S.p.A and Sychem have worked in partnership since 2008 to offer an extensive range of equipment, find out more about our partner Steelco and our complete equipment portfolio. Steelco’s equipment is the ideal solution for the sterilisation of glassware and other items used in Research facilities or other Life Science applications. Our systems offer versatility intuitive functionality high performance and reliability, and with an extensive range on offer, there are models available for any size facility (including bulk capacity autoclaves).

At Sychem, we take care of our clients from the start of their customer journey to the end, with the help of our fantastic Projects Department. Our experienced and knowledgeable Project management and design team can help you plan your new or refurbished department . Our expert Projects department works directly with our dedicated Service & Test engineers to develop specific cycles to meet the requirements of your process. This can range from adhering to HTM Standards in your healthcare facilities or cGMP within your pharmaceutical production facilities.

Sychem has a team of 25+ Service and Test engineers based across the UK. Here at Sychem, we will not only install your equipment, we will ensure that it continues operating at its maximum efficacy by offering a range of Servicing options, including Validation & Testing, Breakdown & Emergency Support, Refurbishing, Spare parts and SychemEYE,  all available in our fully customisable Planned Preventative Maintenence (PPM)  packages, tailored to suit the needs of your facility.

Please find out more about Sychem’s full range of autoclaves and sterilisers, for use in various industries, and discover Steelco’s complete portfolio of Life Science autoclaves on their website. 

Key Features

VS L Bulk

ECO water saving options

Steelco sterilisers come with the option of reducing your water consumption to nearly zero (dependant on the model) with various water-saving configurations.


Upon request, Steelco supplies IQ/OQ documentation and execution, FAT and SAT documentation and test.

Size Range

Upon request Steelco supplies IQ/OQ documentation and execution, FAT and SAT documentation and test to fit the facility's needs.

Autoclave Steelco Sychem Life Science Bulk Autoclave 2022

Flexible Configuration

Single or double doors for pass-through installation, sliding or hinged, automatic or manual doors and technical area either on the left or right side.


AISI 316L stainless steel doors with no welding and chamber with high-efficiency heat transfer full jacket system for even heat distribution.

Colour HMI

Colour touch screen HMI with a multi-level user access system.


Steelco VS L Bulk range Brochure Steelco

Steelco VS L Bulk range Brochure Steelco


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