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compounding

[′käm‚pau̇nd·iŋ]
(mechanical engineering)
The series placing of cylinders in an engine (such as steam) for greater ratios of expansion and consequent improved engine economy.
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The company provides proprietary and standard rubber compounding solutions to the automotive and transportation; energy, oil & gas; wire and cable; medical and pharmaceutical; general industrial; building and construction; water treatment; tire and toll, and consumer markets.
HEXPOL capabilities include: Rubber Compounding, Rolls, Specialty Products, Tire and Toll, Retreading, TPE Compounding, Silicone Compounding, and Outsourcing Services.