Printing Pilot Plant

Time is money! Western Michigan University's Printing Pilot Plant simulates a realistic production environment saving you the time and expense of taking equipment out of production for research purposes.

WMU Printing Pilot Plant offers uniques research capabilities to the papermaking, packaging, ink, and printing related industries. It has up-to-date equipment, experienced technical personnel, and extensive and efficient contract research and development activities.

  • Paper and ink interactions
  • Printability analysis
  • Converting
  • Specialty papers
  • Printing training
    • Offset
    • Gravure
    • Flexography