Services

ICP Equipment

  • In-Center Research & Development (on materials, designs.)
  • In-Center Design support (materials, parts & tooling, molding.)
  • In-Center Development Molding Trials & Design of Experiments
  • In-Center Production Molding (on limited basis as mold via partners)
  • In-Center Development Testing (Flexural, Impact, Deformation, etc.)
  • 3rd Party Material Formulation with ICP Partner
  • 3rd Party Design Support with ICP Partners
  • 3rd Party Finite Element Analyses (FEA) using ICP proprietary models
  • 3rd Party Testing with ICP University Partners
  • 3rd Party Molding with ICP Partners

The ICP Center features a 10,000 sq. feet facility, 800 amp 480 power, closed loop water system with 22 and 21 ton water chiller for cooling. State of the Material Dryers and inline processing equipment.

Presses/Extruders:

  • Up to date extrusion and plastification processes.
  • 500 Ton Compression Press, fast close for thermoplastics.
  • 150 mm Plasticator.  15 pound preform (one per minute) PPGL 40 LFT.
  • Milacron Advanced Material Extruders
  • 330 Ton Injection Press 


Development Molds:

  • ICP PT #1 = 8 inch x 18 inch panel mold with 6 - 1 inch ribs in each direction.
  • ICP PT #2 = 16 rib mold with ribs of varying widths and depth dimensions.


Testing Equipment:

  •  5,000 pound Satec/Instron, Tensile and Compression (Flex) capable.
  • Pendulum Impact, 555 foot – pounds of force.
  • Deformation Under Load – up to 1,000 pound load.
  •  ICP Advanced Fiber Reinforcement (AFR) Work Cell)
  • Cutting Station capable of cutting ICP (IM-AFR) up to 42” wide.


AFR T.M. & I.M. Prototype / Production Line:

  • 150M feet/year of ICP (TM-AFR)
  • 9.4M feet/year of 8 inch wide 2nd Generation ICP (IM-AFR)