Synthetic Rubber

NEC Areas of Expertise

Synthetic Rubber

Synthetic Rubber Expertise

Unique qualifications for specialized polymer manufacturing

Norton Engineering Consultants has over 130 years of combined experience in synthetic rubber product and process development; grassroots and revamp design, plant operations, optimization and troubleshooting. Consistently exceeding our client’s expectations and maintaining a focus on helping our customers achieve their goals has led Norton Engineering to a stellar reputation and excellent long term relationships with our clients.

Our team is comprised of experienced, former industry engineers who have the unique ability to appreciate and comprehend the owner’s perspective. For clients in the petrochemical/polymers area, we can perform services on projects ranging from small plant modifications to grass roots plant designs, process additions and revamps.

NEC Synthetic Rubber expertise includes:

General Expertise

  • EPDM Technology Licensing
  • Synthetic Rubber Technology Development
  • 3rd Party Technology Evaluation
  • Plant Expansion and Debottlenecking Studies
  • Design Basis Development
  • Process and Project Development
  • Process Engineering and Design/FEED
  • Energy Optimization  Product Recovery
  • Vessel Design
  • Environmental Systems Design
  • Product and Process Improvement
  • Operations Optimization, Troubleshooting
  • HAZOP Reviews
  • Conceptual and Feasibility Engineering
  • Detail Engineering Oversight and Coordination

Process Expertise

  • Butyl Rubber (IIR)
  • Halogenated Butyl Rubber (CIIR & BIIR)
  • Ethylene-Propylene Rubber (EP)
  • Ethylene-Propylene-Diene Monomer
  • Rubber (EPDM)
  • PolyButadiene Rubber (BR)
  • Styrene-Butadiene Rubber (SBR)