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Mat-style conveyors

Available in 12- and 18-in.wide configurations, MCE mat-style conveyors handle flexible packaging, plastic containers, cartons, cases and bundles.

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Accumulation belt conveyor

 Eliminating the need for cardboard trays under shrinkwrapped packs, the Emerson System Plast low-back pressure accumulation belt conveyor provides support for a variety of containers.  

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Flexible chain conveyor

 The Dorner 2200 Series SmartFlex flexible chain conveyor comes with a weighted take-up module with an adjustable slot that compensates to remove sag in the belt; the module can be positioned in a variety of locations along the conveyor. 

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Flexicon’s Flexi-Disc 6-in. diameter tubular cable conveyor is designed to transfer friable materials, including beans, cereals, coffees, dried fruits, grains, nuts, seeds, teas and spices.
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Vacuum conveyor

The MoveMaster Vac vacuum conveying system from Schenck Process Group is suited to batch dilute phase conveying, direct loss-in-weight feeder refill and integrated volumetric feeding and conveying.
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Conveyor leak tester

The ALPS SC linear indexing conveyor leak tester features a separate HMI enclosure with swing arm, main enclosure including optional Ethernet, 4 1/2-in. conveyor chain, common frame to handle the full range of conveyor heights from 28 to 60 in. and fallen bottle ejector integrated within the control system.
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Robotic picker

Suitable for handling heavier individual products and larger product groupings in multi-pick applications, the ABB 8kg IRB 360 FlexPicker with a Schmalz vacuum gripper utilizes software that integrates conveyor tracking, vision guidance and vision inspection capabilities in a single programming platform.
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The Hi-Speed XS2 checkweigher/D15 conveyor combination delivers accurate weights over a wide weighing range, transitions product onto and off of the weighing system and offers flexible integration into production lines.
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Tabletop conveyors

Able to handle a range of package types and products, MCE tabletop conveyors are available in painted mild steel and stainless steel.

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Conveyor belts

Emerson System Plast 1/2-in.pitch LBP 2120 series conveyor belts allow product accumulation while continuing forward conveyance.
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Plant of the Year 2014

Blue Diamond Growers was chosen as Food Engineering's 2014 Plant of the Year. The Sacramento-based company is the world’s largest producer of almonds and almond ingredients.


Burns & McDonnell project manager RJ Hope and senior project engineer Justin Hamilton discuss the distinctions between Food Safety and Food Defense as well as the implications for food manufacturers of the Food Safety Modernization Act.
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2014 September

The September 2014 issue of Food Engineering explores how lean manufacturing, quality improvements and increased automation helps processors meet rapidly changing demands. Also, read how robotics, advanced machine controls, software and OEE are just a few of the tools that can boost productivity on packaging lines.

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Food Authentication Using Bioorganic Molecules

This text provides critical tools and data needed to augment routine food analysis and enhance food safety by aiding in the detection of counterfeit, and potentially deleterious, foods.

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