Prepurchase Services

Application Engineers assist with product testing and laboratory analysis, ensuring that the right equipment is selected for your application — with no scale-up surprises.

Try Before You Buy

Quadro® excels in custom engineering. From simple dimensional changes to our standard models to complete prototype development, our unmatched application expertise enables us to build to your exact process requirements. Our experience in processing equipment is unequaled. Every piece of Quadro® equipment is engineered for superior performance and reliability.

Don’t just take our word for it! We offer you the opportunity to test your process on our equipment — in our R&D test center or in your own plant.

Fully Equipped Test Center

The Quadro® R&D test center offers a full range of the latest equipment, a product preparation area, analysis area and training facilities for process optimization and scale-up. For a nominal fee, customers can run real-world tests of their process on Quadro® equipment and see the results firsthand.

Our test center is fully equipped with a complete range of equipment for all product lines, including:

  • Quadro® Comil® (Overdriven and Underdriven models)
  • Quadro® High Energy H20 Comil®
  • Quadro® FlexSift
  • Quadro® Fine Grind F10

Plus, we have advanced analysis equipment, including:

  • Laser particle size analyzers
  • Vibratory and sonic sieves
  • Stethoscope and compound microscope
  • Moisture analyzers
  • and more …

Utilizing a broad range of state-of-the-art equipment, our product specialists provide a detailed breakdown of your process testing results. Based on this information, we offer recommendations for equipment and tooling selection, process optimization and scale-up.

Both new and established customers are welcome to our test center, which is located at our headquarters in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. If you are unable to visit us and observe your test in person, a videotape of the test can be made available. Please rest assured that this documentation is strictly confidential.

Contact us today to schedule your visit.

Product Rentals

Purchasing capital equipment is a major decision, particularly when your application is an integral part of the overall process. Why not alleviate the risk by renting before you purchase? Quadro® provides the necessary equipment as well as full application support so you can prove our technology in your own process environment. You rent the equipment for the length of time required to prove your process in-house.

Please note that our in-plant trial program is not available in all geographic locations. Contact us to determine if it’s available in your area.

We also offer a Trial Tooling Program. Please contact your local representative for details and conditions (some restrictions apply).