Production Units : Pilot Plant

OmniChem has a pilot plant unit in Wetteren close to the Process R&D development labs allowing a constant follow-up by R&D team whenever chemistry is performed in the pilot.   The Pilot Plant is staffed by highly qualified people (Ph.D., MS). Following equipment is available : 

  • 18  Reactor in stainless steel, Hastelloy or glass & glass lined in bunker set-up and full automation, reactor capacity from 50 L to 1000 L, total capacity 8.9 m3
  • Thin film evaporator
  • High vacuum pumps
  • Isolation by filtration , centrifugation, including filter dryer
  • Separated & compartimented drying areas
  • 1 Preparative HPLC
  • Cryogenic vessel 300L
  • Hydrogenation vessel 200 L
  • Micronisation on pin mill (UPZ) and jet mill
  • Water free equipment for water-sensitive chemistry
  • Temperature range: -110°C to +200°C
  • Pressure range: -1bar to +25 bar
  • Continuous Flow Reactor