​Omya's process competence centers develop, define, maintain and communicate the state-of-the-art production processes with the associated engineering standards, guidelines, specifications and support to the company's engineering hubs, R&D and operations.

Omya's engineering hubs design and build new, state-of-the-art processing production plants, plant extensions and enhancements as quickly as possible in accordance with the operational needs, intended design lifetime, Omya's policies, standards, guidelines and specifications – and all while meeting or exceeding all applicable safety standards.

Omya's machine design team develop, design and maintain the company's proprietary machines and provide the associated technical support to the engineering hubs and operations.

Omya's pilot plant team provide know-how, resources and test equipment for both product and process development and optimization, up-scaling from laboratory to industrial scale for new products and consumables, processes and machinery.