OPF Expands Houston laboratory

OPF Enterprises is pleased to announce further expansion of its Houston-based consulting and testing laboratory in order to meet increased demand. We have added significant additional capability going into 2016 including:

  • Improved Kiln capabilities kilns for high fire capability to 1,600 deg. C (2,912 deg. F) in air or reducing atmospheres
  • Raw material preparation equipment wet and dry applications
  • Forming and granulation – Wet and Dry, via high intensity Eirich mixers and Fluid Bed Coating and granulation
  • Wet Milling capabilities with Basket Milling and shear mixing
  • Coarse and medium crushing machinery
  • Rod mill and increased Ball Mill capacity with wet and dry milling capability
  • Helium pycnometer for accurate density determination of materials
  • New and larger scaled screening equipment with full range capability from coarse to -325 MESH
  • Enhance wet and dry screening capability
  • Rheometer for enhanced slurry viscosity studies
  • Dispersions – Wet and Dry
  • Resin coating and cure testing equipment for sand and ceramic materials and other
  • encapsulations

Our expansion ensures that OPF’s reputation for fast, effective testing and processing can be extended to both our proppant testing and development clients.

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