PTi/Processing Technologies International

2655 White Oak Cir.
Aurora, IL 60502-9674 US

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PTi is a leading manufacturer of world class single screw extrusion equipment. For information on PTi's innovations, please contact one of our sales representatives. Processing Technologies 2655 White Oak Circle Aurora, IL 60502 P: 630.585.5800 F: 630.585.5855

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WORLD CLASS SHEET EXTRUSION SYSTEMS

Processing Technologies International, LLC (PTi)Serving over 20 countries, PTi is a global leader in high performance sheet extrusion machinery.

As Seen In Plastics Technology

PTi's full-scale production line at new Tech Center

PTi Opens Tech Center at Illinois HQ
Facility houses production lines that processors can use to help develop dryerless or high-speed extrusion applications.

Investment in People, Technology Drive Growth at PTi
Now 30 years’ old, machine builder develops solutions in tune with sheet processor needs.

NPE2018 Technology Focus: Sheet Extrusion
Space-saving, high-speed line for PP and PS packaging, new options in 'no-dry' PET among the highlights in Orlando.

Extrusion/Compounding at NPE2018: More…More…More!
More speed, flexibility and robustness. Across a gamut of extrusion applications, machine builders are introducing new machinery, components, and systems to dramatically raise the bar on productivity.

Bandera PURe system

Pre-Treatment Process for Food-Grade PET Sheet
Device teams with twin-screw extruder to purify recycled PET flake for food-contact applications.

PTi Names Forbis Director of Business Development
Industry vet joins sheet systems supplier as it rolls out new high-speed extruder series.

feedblock and die manifold die lip

Research Reaffirms FDA Rules for Virgin PET Cap as Barrier
Study refutes previous research that raised doubts over V-PET’s effectiveness as a functional barrier layer when coextruded with R-PET.

EXTRUSION: High-Speed Sheet Extruders for PP, HIPS
Processing Technologies International (PTi), Aurora, Ill., has launched the Super-G High-Speed Extruder line for processing sheet from PP and HIPS.

K 2016 Extrusion: Speed, Versatility Rule the Day at K
Shorter product runs mean frequent product changeovers for processors, and suppliers responded to these trends across all extrusion technologies.

PTi Breaks Ground on Major Expansion
$10 million investment Illinois HQ to meet growing North American demand for sheet.

Ahead of the Curve in Recycling
A pioneer in recycling milk bottles built a thriving business in plastic lumber, but blow molding with PCR has proved a longer, harder road to success.

Trials Show 'Dryer-Less' System Converts Mixed Regrind Into High-Quality Thermoformed Sheet
In production-scale trials, PETG and APET scrap bypasses landfill thanks to PTi's high-vacuum, twin-screw extrusion system.

PTi to Expand Headquarters
The sheet extrusion machinery supplier will invest $10 million in an expansion that will nearly double manufacturing space and capacity at its Aurora, Ill. headquarters.

New Roll Lock-Out System Protects Sheet Operators
First-of-a-kind system prevents rolls from closing accidentally.

EXTRUSION AND COMPOUNDING NPE: Flexibility, Speed and Quality
Extrusion processors need more—of everything—to compete. And suppliers responded in force in Orlando.

PTi To Jointly Commercialize Patented Layer-Flipping Tech
Novel device provides efficient method for changing layer configurations.

EXTRUSION AND COMPOUNDING AT NPE: The Word Is ‘More’
As in speed, power, quality, flexibility, layers, and efficiency. Those are the trends across all extrusion processes.

Optimizing Thin-Gauge Sheet for In-Line Thermoforming
Processing thin-gauge sheet for in-line thermoforming poses unique challenges. Here’s how to cope with them.

EXTRUSION: Another Way to Extrude PET Without Drying
A planetary-roller section allows efficient degassing.

Extrusion/Compounding at K 2013: Having It All
Extrusion processors no longer need to chose among speed, quality, and flexibility, based on exhibits at K 2013.

Product Categories of PTi/Processing Technologies International

Computer and Automation Testing Auxiliaries
Custom Machine Builders
Extruder Screens, Screen Packs, Screen Changers, Breaker Plates, Other Melt-Filtration Equipment
Feeders
Knives for Granulators, Pelletizers
Machinery Rebuilding
Multiple-screw Extruders
Orientation and Tentering Equipment (for Webs)
Pelletizers
Pipe Take-off Systems
Plastic Lumber Extrusion/Molding Systems
Profiles, Tubing, Hose Take-off Systems
Ram Extruders
Sheet Take-off Systems
Single-screw Extruders
Used Machinery
Web Winders, Unwinds, Rewinds

Trade Names

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REVOLUTION®
TITAN Plus®
TITAN®
TRIDENT®
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