USA – CPM Holdings Inc., a leading global supplier of process equipment and engineered technologies, celebrated the grand opening of its new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Waterloo, Iowa. 

According to the equipent supplier, this advanced site will support industries such as animal feed, oilseed, and alternative fuels.

The ribbon-cutting ceremony, attended by CPM employees and local officials, marked the official launch of the 172,960-square-foot building. 

The facility includes modern workspaces and offices, a cutting-edge testing and application development lab, and dedicated areas for equipment and parts engineering and design. It houses 177 employees and has created 20 new jobs.

CPM is committed to continuing our legacy of leadership from our new state-of-the-art facility in Waterloo,” said David Webster, CEO of CPM.

We’re proud of this impressive new facility, which will enable us to maintain our product leadership through the development of new products and innovations. Our commitment is to provide the best solutions and service for our customers. This new facility will be key in executing our mission to feed, fuel, and build a better world.”

The facility’s advanced testing lab features a larger space for maneuverability, an upgraded ‘clean lab’ with a private customer room, and wall-to-wall windows allowing full viewing of the testing area from the clean lab office. 

This setup ensures more interaction and transparency during the testing processes.

CPM’s innovative solutions enable customers across various industries to improve everyday life. The company’s product brands have a long-standing history and serve diverse end markets backed by expert teams. 

CPM continues to lead in its field with a global presence encompassing 40 facilities across four continents and an installed base of over 60,000 pieces of equipment.

Operating in Waterloo since 1938, CPM has held the top market position in animal feed and oilseed and is a leader in the alternative fuels business, all of which are served by the new facility.

With our exceptional internal team and their daily commitment to excellence, we can open this unique facility that contributes to thriving communities around the world,” said Enrique Zarate, Plant Manager at CPM Waterloo. “A special thanks to our team, especially those who supported our transition into our new Waterloo facility.”

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