Our innovative extrusion test pilot plant allows our customers to perform lab-scale development and small production runs to simulate actual field production conditions. This minimizes scale-up concerns and can verify the design concept when put into full-scale continuous operation. Our expert staff of Process Engineers can assist you with:

Polyolefin, Concentrate, & Engineering Polymer Compounding
Underwater & Strand Cut Pelletizing Available

Compounding Process Details

Solution Devolatilization
Outfitted with a fully enclosed Flammable Liquids Pilot Plant specifically designed for handling solvent Devolatilization, NFM continues to break ground in the development of Polymer Devolatilization technology.

Devolatilization Process Details

Latex Coagulation of Thermoplastics & Elastomers

Latex Coagulation Process Details

Hot Melt Adhesive Compounding

Hot Melt Adhesive Compounding Process Details

Reactive Extrusion

Reactive Extrusion Process Details

Polymer Recycling

Polymer Recycling Process Details 

Process Optimization

Polymer Finishing

• Pre-Heater System Design
• Solvent Recovery Systems
• Minimization of Residuals

Polymer Compounding

• Increased Production Rates
• Improved Material Properties
• Screw Design Optimization
• Underwater or Strand Pelletizing
• Downstream Liquid Injection and Side Feeding
• Advanced Material Feed
• Deaeration Technology for Low Bulk Density Fillers
• Feed Densification for Low Bulk Density Feedstocks

Polymer Development

• Solution Devolatilization
• Latex Coagulation
• Pigment Suspension Dewatering
• Post-Reactor Polymer Finishing
• Supercritical Fluid Extraction

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NFM’S PROCESS DEVELOPMENT LAB

OUR INNOVATIVE EXTRUSION TEST PILOT PLANT ALLOWS OUR CUSTOMERS TO PERFORM LAB-SCALE DEVELOPMENT AND SMALL PRODUCTION RUNS TO SIMULATE ACTUAL FIELD PRODUCTION CONDITIONS.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL US AT 330-837-3868 OR FOR INFORMATION REGARDING A SPECIFIC PRODUCT OR APPLICATION CLICK HERE.

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NFM /  Welding Engineers, Inc. is a leading global OEM for rubber and plastics extrusion systems. NFM offers full turnkey extrusion systems featuring custom-integrated controls and the highest level of extrusion technology and performance. As the leader in extrusion system design, manufacturing, support and service, NFM is your best resource for reliable extrusion performance.

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Thank you for your interest in NFM. Please contact us using the information below. For information regarding a specific product or application, click here.

  •  577 Oberlin Road, Massillon, OH 44647-7899
  •  1.330.837.3868

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