CPM Extrusion Group has laboratory capabilities at all its locations.
Our largest test facility is our EPTC [Extrusion Process Technology Center] located at CPM Extricom Extrusion in Lauffen, Germany where we have both twin-screw and multi-screw RingExtruders available for customer testing:
- RE 1 XPV, L/D ratio of 48 or 100
- RE 3 XPV, L/D ratio of 37 or 55
- CXE 45, L/D ratio of 48
A wide range of upstream feeding systems and downstream melt processing equipment is installed in our EPTC to support product and process development as well as scale-up testing under production conditions.