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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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Pharmaceutical Pilot Plant

Getting Your Pharma Plant Project Off The Ground

Finding the right partner to bring your pharma plant and packaging systems to life is not easy. Will your partner company fabricate and assemble your systems at the necessary level of cleanliness? Can they fully document each step of the design, build, and startup? Will they maintain IQ/OQ standards through design and manufacturing? These are […]

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Process Intensification – Don’t Fight the Old, Build the New

“The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.” Socrates said this thousands of years ago, and it is still true today. Process intensification is centered on focusing the collective energy and technologies at our disposal on building the “new”. Process intensification consists of […]

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President’s Corner: Form & Function Coexisting

EPIC recently held their annual company meeting which consists of the management team presenting to to the staff the accomplished goals of previous year and the goals that were set for the year to come. One consistent theme throughout the presentations was the mission to separate EPIC from the competition. Above is a President’s Corner segment […]

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President’s Corner: Representing Value

EPIC’s strategy of using front end engineering is different than most process systems design and engineering firms. But that’s why is works. Using this method, EPIC adds more value to a project than the traditional stick/build engineering group that is going to provide a fixed bid quote. With the value that EPIC brings with front end engineering and consistent quality assurance practices, clients […]

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