Contact Us For
More Information

8/2013 - French Oil Mini Contact Form

Download our Free Industry Guides.
Get instructions for proper maintenance, inspection and lubrication of your press to ensure optimal press operation or an outline of various hydraulic press molding processes.

Home  >  Blog


  • The TMP Advantage

    For three decades, the world’s leading producers of rubber goods, circuit boards, laminates and composites have chosen TMP hydraulic presses for their manufacturing processes. TMP offers: Robust mechanical designs, accurate machining and precise guiding techniques ensure press alignment and durability Custom electrical and hydraulic controls known for their efficiency, flexibility and long-term reliability Vacuum molding […]

  • New Automated Hydraulic Press System with Multiple Heating Zones

    French recently developed a six post downacting hydraulic composite molding press to be used in a specialized manufacturing process. The custom designed automated press features specialized thermo fluid heated platens with multiple zones.  The customer’s composite material enters the press onto the incoming heat zone for material preheating.  After the preheat time elapses, the material […]

  • 2015 Trade Show and Event Schedule Announced

    French Oil Mill Machinery Company has announced our 2015 Trade Show and Event Schedule. Our hydraulic press group will be exhibiting examples of our wide range of custom hydraulic press designs from 15 to 2000 tons at these following shows: IPC Apex Expo JEC Europe ICMA International Rubber Expo CAMX Information on our TMP style […]

  • Meet with a Processing Expert at AOCS

    Come meet with Jim King, our Oilseed Group product sales manager, in booth #401 at the AOCS Expo taking place in San Antonio, Texas from May 4-7, 2014. King specializes in the mechanical extraction (full pressing and prepressing) of oil from oil-bearing seeds and nuts for traditional and industrial uses, including biodiesel and other fuels. […]

  • New Oil Extraction Performance Trial Video

    Screw press cage during oil extraction trial

    French Oil Mill Machinery Company released a new video showing an oil extraction performance trial conducted on one of our laboratory screw presses. The short video was filmed in our Piqua, Ohio Innovation Center development lab where we offer lab testing for customers needing to test various oil bearing materials and extraction processing methods. During […]

  • New Pressing On Newsletter, Winter Edition

    French and TMP have released a Winter Edition of our Pressing On Newsletter. Included in this Issue: Happy Holidays!  A special holiday note from our team. Living United  French employees pledge over $26,000 to local organizations Parts, Seals and Cylinders  December is a perfect time to inspect your hydraulic presses for wearing parts New TMP […]

  • French Releases Automated Hydraulic Press Video

    H-frame hydraulic press

    French Oil Mill Machinery Company released a new automated hydraulic press video.  The video features a unique 180-ton multi station sideplate press design with six double-acting hydraulic clamping cylinders demonstrating the press’ closed-loop hydraulic motion control by doing The Wave.  The short video was filmed during a test run off in French’s Piqua, Ohio manufacturing […]

  • French Improves Hydraulic Press Performance and Reduces Downtime with Press Rebuild

    French recently rebuilt a 170-ton TMP hydraulic vacuum press used for precision rubber molding. The customer, a custom molder serving a wide variety of industries, was still running the older press in their daily operation but experiencing problems with press reliability due to outdated hydraulic and electrical programming. Knowing that there must be a way […]

  • Speak with French & TMP’s Rubber Equipment Experts at the Rubber Expo

    We are busily getting ready for the the International Rubber & Advanced Materials In Healthcare Expo taking place October 8-10, 2013 at the I-X Center in Cleveland, Ohio.  When you visit us in booth 3248, not only will you be able to enter our raffle for a high quality tablet computer, we will also have […]

  • Low Deflection Compression Molding Machine Designed to Precision Form Diamond Grinding Wheels

    TMP recently developed a low deflection, 4-Post compression molding machine designed to precision form diamond grinding wheels. The self-contained, 300-ton compression molding machine features hardened stainless steel heated and cooled platens for high temperature heating up to 1000ºF. To aid in temperature uniformity the platens are fitted with multiple zones and a special shaded watt […]

Next Page »