EPS UPDATES are our announcements of developments with EPS technology, applications, producers and users. The index of all past EPS UPDATES is below; simply click on any box to read that full Update. If you wish to have future EPS UPDATES emailed directly to you, simply register here >.

One EPS Line for Coil or Sheet

May 26, 2020

The newest EPS pickling line to enter operation features some notable firsts:

  1. First EPS line in western Europe, and
  2. First EPS line that can produce both coils and sheets.
before-after EPS
TMW’s EPS Coil Line Downtime Experience

TMW’s EPS Coil Line Downtime Experience

The downtime and maintenance for our EPS coil line, including the terminal equipment, has been compiled for three years and compared to acid pickling lines . . .

Newest EPS Line Has Double Advantages

Newest EPS Line Has Double Advantages

The newest EPS pickling line to enter operation features some notable firsts: (1) first EPS line in western Europe, and (2) first EPS line that can produce either coils . . .

Two New EPS Lines In Russia

Two New EPS Lines In Russia

TMW’s Technical Services Team has been crisscrossing the Atlantic since late 2018 to supervise final installation, startup and training for three new EPS lines . . .

Here’s The New EPS Web Site

Here’s The New EPS Web Site

We are proud to announce the launch of our updated web site, epsprocess.com. This complete redesign was done with the goal of giving you better tools and information for understanding and evaluating EPS . . .

EPS vs. Acid Pickling Capital Cost

EPS vs. Acid Pickling Capital Cost

We recently completed a detailed evaluation of EPS pickling and acid pickling capital costs and are sharing the results with you in this EPS Update. When examining all components of capital costs – equipment . . .

EPS Plate Production Line

EPS Plate Production Line

Users of large plate – up to 25mm (1″) thick – would absolutely love a dry, scale-free, stay flat product. TMW has developed a new Cut-to-Length (CTL) line configuration that will deliver exactly that at an affordable price . . .

EPS Operating Costs Update

EPS Operating Costs Update

Sixteen months ago we announced the EPS Direct program – complete EPS Coil Lines, both EPS Cells and the terminal equipment – sold, serviced and guaranteed by TMW. EPS Direct takes the high-performance . . .

New EPS Installations Around The World

New EPS Installations Around The World

The last months of 2017 and beginning of 2018 saw new EPS production lines begin operation, while orders were placed for additional systems that will bring . . .

EPS Demand Drives New Slitter Investment

EPS Demand Drives New Slitter Investment

Today, we are pleased to announce that we will be expanding our slitting capacity in 2018. A new, state-of-the-art Slitting Line from Red Bud Industries will be installed in TMW Plant #2, near the new Generation 3 EPS . . .

EPS Gen 3 Now In Operation

EPS Gen 3 Now In Operation

We are pleased to announce that on February 6, 2017, the most advanced EPS technology platform – the EPS Generation 3 Coil Line – processed its first coil at the TMW Technology Center. This debut of the integrated . . .