CROWN Machine uwp, Inc. established the CROWN Development Laboratory (CDL) to provide a facility for plastics compounding industry participants to perform Research & Development, Prototype Product Production and Product Start-up Production. Because CDL is one of the few development laboratories that houses actual production sized equipment, not lab size equipment, it is the ideal applications and contract manufacturing facility for companies looking to confirm the intended performance without the cost of running full-scale operation.
The CDL facilities currently demonstrate CROWN’s production size:
CDL’s coming attractions include:
AT CDL, the main goals of equipment and process testing are:
Typical materials tested in the CROWN Development Lab include:
A few of the advanced development projects currently underway at CDL are:
Located at the CROWN Machine headquarters in Addison, IL the CROWN Development Lab is conveniently located 20 minutes from Chicago’s O’Hare Airport. CDL offers a competitive fee to all companies interested in experimenting with product ideas, proving a manufacturing process or evaluating the equipment as a step in the procurement of a CROWN equipment solution. To set up a trial at CDL or to learn more, contact AnitaM@crown-cdl.com or call 630-543-5240.