LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zeochem LLC announces a multi-million dollar plant investment at its manufacturing site in Louisville, KY. The company is increasing its production capacity with a new adsorbents line. The line will double Zeochem’s capacity to produce market leading adsorbents used in the production of oxygen for industrial and medical applications. Installation of the new equipment and expansion of the existing Louisville facility is underway, and start-up is expected in the fall of 2017.
“This investment allows Zeochem to continue providing our customers quality, state of the art, industry leading products. The plant expansion will give us more flexibility and capabilities to meet growing demands while expanding our position as a leader and innovator for industrial and medical oxygen adsorbents,” says Dr. Alois Waldburg-Zeil, CEO of Zeochem.
Zeochem LLC is a premier manufacturer of high quality molecular sieves. Zeochem’s proprietary manufacturing processes utilize the latest processing equipment and computerized process control systems to manufacture a wide range of high quality molecular sieve adsorbents. Strict QC controls from raw material to finished product ensures optimal performance. Industry leading technical service paired with extensive experience in the field of adsorption allows Zeochem to continue to be a leading supplier of high-quality adsorbents. Zeochem is a subsidiary of the Swiss CPH Chemie+Papier Holding AG. Zeochem provides coordinated global support with manufacturing facilities in Louisville, KY, Uetikon, Switzerland, Donghai, China and has recently announced a new facility under construction in Zvornik, Bosnia and Herzegovina.