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How EPIC Systems is Responding to the COVID-19 Outbreak

Dear Valued Clients and Vendors, In the midst of this pandemic, the health and safety of our EPIC Systems employees, business partners and clients is our highest priority. At the same time, we want to reiterate that we are here for you. EPIC Systems has been deemed an essential business and remains open during this […]

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The Importance of a Pilot Plant

4 Reasons to Build a Pilot Plant When Scaling Production There’s a lot of money at stake when scaling a new process. Even if you’ve developed reaction data and theoretical models describing every facet of the process, bringing a lab scale process directly to a commercial plant puts you and your investors at risk. Calibrating […]

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15 Factors of Pilot Plant Cost Estimation

As you gather information for your pilot plant construction project, cost will undoubtedly be one of your biggest questions to answer. So, how much does it cost to build a pilot plant? Like many things, it depends on a number of key factors. By the end of this post, you’ll have a basic understanding of […]

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Designing A Custom Pilot Plant: What Do I Need to Know?

Pro Tips On Custom Pilot Plant Design If you are considering designing a custom pilot plant, you probably have a lot of questions. Most initial questions are around how to determine technical scope and cost. This often requires contacting a pilot plant design company or other resources to fully determine both technical and commercial scope […]

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Turnkey Pilot Plants for Alternative Energy: Pros and Cons

As the world burns through our limited supply of coal and oil, finding sustainable new sources of energy is becoming imperative. Fortune-500 and start-up companies alike are getting on the bandwagon of alternative energy R&D, developing new process technologies in labs across the country. But after a technology is established, the next phase is determining its […]

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Pilot Plants – Your Process Technology’s New Best Friend

The term pilot plant is probably something you are familiar with but you might be unsure when or why you need one. A pilot plant is an opportunity to reduce risk and narrow down unknowns before scaling up your process technology. Testing in a pilot module means testing on commercial grade equipment, which sheds light […]

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Industrial Chemical Absorption Systems – How it’s like making coffee

Did you know that coffee is the second most valuable traded commodity? Second only to petroleum. Not only do coffee and petroleum share the top spots, they also use common separation technologies, specifically absorption. Industrial chemical absorption is defined as a process in which one or more soluble components (solutes) are removed from the gas […]

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EPIC Sets Itself Apart with Modular Fabrication

One of the things that EPIC does to set itself apart from other industrial engineering firms is our in-house modular fabrication approach. What is a modular approach? Taking a modular approach to fabrication means building systems with more condensed layouts. They are built as mobile skids, that take up much less space than a traditionally […]

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Watch: Pilot Plant Splits in Half for Shipping

EPIC puts thousands of man hours into each pilot plant module that we produce. Starting with front-end engineering and working through design, fabrication and assembly, our team implements a proven method that results in successful pilot plant installations. With the amount of work that goes into the design/build process, departure from the EPIC shop is a serious […]

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