PennTAP and Students Conduct Energy Assessment at Plastics Facility

PennTAP worked in combination with NEPIRC to make it easy to identify areas of opportunity and provided resources for looking at issues with our staff. —Rob Caccese, Bemis Engineering/Technical Manager The Need Bemis Polyethylene Packaging facility was interested in combining a value stream mapping assessment with an assessment of waste heat recovery, compressed air leaks, and…

PennTAP Teams with LORD Corporation to Assess and Improve Second Facility

I liked the assessment because it supported LORD Corporation’s goals for improved environmental performance and offered further financial justification to complete facility upgrades. LORD Corporation appreciates the technical support and valuable (no-cost) services provided by PennTAP. What a great resource for Pennsylvania businesses! —Drew Howard, Senior Engineer, Environment, Safety, Health and Regulatory Compliance The Need…

The USEDA University Center at Penn State

The Pennsylvania Regional Entrepreneurship Assistance Program (PA REAP) is funded by a grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration to make the resources of PennTAP and Penn State available for statewide economic development. These resources include specialized research, outreach, technology transfer, and commercialization capabilities, as well as faculty expertise and the use of sophisticated laboratories.…