VS L – Bulk Capacity

Steam Sterilizers - Chamber Volume from 920 to 9.070 l / 32 to 320 cu ft

The VS L Series – Bulk Capacity Range of steam sterilizers is designed for laboratory applications, including research laboratories, bio-containment, and animal care facilities. Up to 11 standard chamber sizes with a volume from 920 to 9.070 litres are available with pressure vessel and relief valves that are PED and/or ASME marked or according to the directives of the country of destination.

VS L sterilizers are engineered to offer best-in-class solutions to reduce energy and water consumption to give users the lowest operating costs per load. ECO water-saving options provide unrivaled efficiency levels, reducing water consumption to nearly zero depending on the chosen model and options.

All Steelco VS L steam sterilizers feature high-quality AISI 316L stainless steel pressure vessels. Pressure vessels are full jacket double-wall design and chamber cross section is rectangular. Sterilizers are available in single or double door configurations with manual hinged (available for some models only) or automatic horizontal sliding. Steelco VS L sterilizers are controlled by commonly available industrial grade PLC digital controllers with color touch screen HMI.

Key Features

Fully Customizable

More than 50 options available to meet the most challenging processing needs.

H2O2 Port

H2O2 port on fascia can be installed to connect external hydrogen peroxide generator.

Temperature Probes

Temperature probes installed in chamber and jacket and one product probe to monitor temperatures of the load throughout the entire cycle.

Easy Maintenance

According to model type, piping, valves, electrical components, and wiring are easily accessible from the front door panel or side access.

7" Control System

7″ Colour touch screen operating panel with PLC with multi-level user access system positioned on side of the chamber.


Built-in printer and ethernet port for process recording and complete cycles and data traceability with SteelcoData View.

• 2006/42/CE (Machinery Directive)
• 2014/30/EU (EMC Directive)
• 2014/68/UE (PED)

Additional technical norms and standards (according to country of destination and customer requirements)
• IEC 61010-2-040
• EN ISO 12100
• EN 61326
• EN 13445
• EN ISO 9712
• EN ISO 9606-1
• EN ISO 15614-1
• ASME code Sec.VIII div. 1 & div. 2
• UL compliant
• EN 285 applicable requirements

Chamber volume

from 920 litres / 32 cu ft
to 9070 litres / 320 cu ft

Custom dimensions available upon request.


Overall dimensions

The overall dimensions may vary according to machine configuration and customer’s requirements. Refer to product catalogue for discovering the full range and overall dimensions.