Process Engineering

Optimation’s process engineers solve problems for clients in the chemical, pharmaceutical, renewable energy, and oil and gas industries. You may be a startup company looking for help with definition of the production process required for your new product, or you may be looking to improve energy usage, product quality or throughput on an existing production line. Our multi-disciplined team solves these problems and more with ingenuity and efficiency.


New Process Definition

Firms originating new, unique manufacturing processes choose Optimation as their partner in developing the best processes to manufacture their products. Our team works closely with you to understand your quality and production goals. We develop a functional specification and conceptual design based on our assessment and your feedback, customized for your unique product.

Already have an existing concept or pilot scale production? Our process engineers can evaluate your process for full-scale manufacturability, and complete engineering and design for full scale production.  


Process Design Improvement and Troubleshooting

You have an existing production process in place – but there’s room for improvement. Optimation’s process engineering team can come up with solutions to:

  • Expand manufacturing capacity     
  • Optimize product quality
  • Increase manufacturing throughput
  • Reduce energy usage
  • Drive out product variability
  • Evaluate production data to uncover improvement opportunities
  • Simplify the production process

Why Optimation?

You need a full set of expertise to apply to your project. Optimation’s process engineering team includes chemical engineers, electrical engineers, controls engineers and process designers.


Turnkey Process Design Build Services

Imagine the ease of working with one service provider throughout the life of your project. Optimation offers process development  design and engineering  services, equipment evaluation and specifications, construction and construction management, process equipment installation and integration, process startup/debug, and process commissioning. You save time and money by working with a single point-of-contact and a more efficient team.


Process Monitor - Complete Production Knowledge and Control

Process Monitor is a powerful shop floor tool to identify and quantify process variability. The tool allows for Order-based viewing and analysis to complement the more typical date/time schema. This focuses users on run to run variability for any combination of products, processes or equipment.

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Process Engineering Applications

  • Skid based systems
  • Chemical Batch Process
  • Pressure Vessel /   Reactor
  • Media (Web)   Conveyance
  • Mixing / Separators
  • Homogenizers
  • De-bubblers
  • Crushers / Pulverizers
  • Heat Treatment
  • Stretching / Forming
  • Coating applications
  • Converting / Finishing
  • Inline Process Monitoring
  • Test Systems
  • Clean Room Design and Build
  • Pilot Plants/ Programs