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General-purpose weighing

Suitable for applications in general-purpose environments, Mettler Toledo’s PBA330 weighing platform has a solid-frame construction that protects the cell from overloads and shocks up to 150% of the scale capacity. 
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Auto ID integration

Accu-Sort’s Fast Link software links data from real-time automatic identification devices with enterprise IT systems, removing the barrier of integrating auto ID devices by providing information that existing IT resources can utilize.
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High-volume sorter

Key Technology’s new Manta sorter features a two-meter wide scan area that increases throughput. Manta handles up to 60,000 pounds of processed vegetables or fruit per hour and offers high resolution scanning.
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Bone guard shrink bags

Designed to prevent punctures with no need for patches, soaker pads or bone discs, CMS Flavorseal bone guard shrink bags can be used with bone-in fresh, cooked or processed meats, as well as heavy rub or spiced products.
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Ethernet connectivity

Schneider’s Web-enabled Ethernet communications card option for its compact Square D PowerLogic PM800 series power meters is designed to optimize the monitoring of electrical installations in industrial or critical power environments.
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Mid-range embedded PC

With a 500 MHz Pentium MMX-compatible processor, Beckhoff’s modular, DIN rail-mounted CX1010 embedded PC offers CPU performance suitable for a range of automation and control applications.
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Checkweigher/X-ray

Loma’s X4 inspection system includes X-weigh software that can be integrated into existing X-ray systems, enabling the unit to weigh, reject and provide product reports, in addition to performing contaminant inspection/missing component functions.
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Connection gateways

Pepperl+Fuchs’ DeviceNet gateways in K20 housing styles are available in single- and dual-channel versions, and connect AS-Interface to upper-level controllers.
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Ethernet switches

Intended for use in high-bandwidth and throughput applications, Siemens’ Scalance X300 compact, high-performance gigabit switches help migrate fast Ethernet to gigabit standards, providing the ability to integrate plant floor networks with enterprise networks. 
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Optical sorter software

Designed for use in fresh, frozen and dried fruit, vegetable, berry, nut, potato/potato strip, snack food, confection, coffee and seafood applications, Key Technology’s OPC-compliant network communication software is suitable for G6 optical sorters and automatic defect removal systems.
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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.

Podcasts

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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