Dry Processing

Dry Processing

Bulk bag filler

The Spiroflow Rise and Fall bulk bag filler handles fragile fruits and nuts, gently lowering the bulk bag as it fills, without damaging the material.


Read More
Dry Processing

Self-cleaning filter system

The Nilfisk CFM Infiniclean self-cleaning filter system for industrial vacuum cleaners continuously cleans the filter during unattended, continuous-duty and fine-dust applications. 


Read More
Dry Processing

Flow function test

The Brookfield Engineering Quick 5-point flow function test is integrated into Powder Flow Pro Software, version 1.3. 


Read More
Dry Processing

Optical sorters

Bühler SORTEX A and SORTEX B optical sorting machines are designed to improve yield, performance and product quality for the optical sorting of dry commodities including nuts, seeds, pulses, grain and coffee.


Read More
Dry Processing

Pin mill

The Munson 24-in. diameter CIM-24-MS pin mill grinds, sizes, deagglomerates and homogenizes friable or other materials into controlled particle sizes from coarse to fine.


Read More
Dry Processing

Bag filling system

The GEA Avapac RBF Limited Intervention (Li) bag filling system for powdered dairy and food products eliminates dust, reduces explosion risk, can be run without constant supervision and is capable of modified air packaging.


Read More
Dry Processing Technology

Blending system allows the weighing of product in motion

Muesli cereal line required a system to help blend multiple ingredients with accurate proportions.
In January 2014, Bob’s Red Mill was planning to buy a new blend system for its Muesli line, which required blending multiple ingredients with accurate proportions to create the cereal.


Read More
Dry Processing Technology

Bulk handling system increases efficiency, sanitation and quality

The system includes a forklift-loaded, split-frame bulk bag discharger plus a manual bag dump station, bag compactor and hopper.
Franklin Farms East is an East Coast producer of dry milk and non-dairy food products used in the production of commercial baked goods, ice creams and confectionery products.


Read More
Food Packaging

Automated filling system maximizes peanut processing

Productivity has increased by a factor of 15 at Golden Grove since the system was installed.


Read More
Dry Products

Sanitary filter receiver

The Coperion K-Tron sanitary filter receiver  automatically separates product material from conveyed air for vacuum and pressure conveying sanitary applications in batch and continuous processes.


Read More

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

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.
More Podcasts

Food Engineering

Food Engineering January 2015 Cover

2015 January

In this January 2015 issue of Food Engineering, we explore how robotics can play a role in pick-and-place, packaging, case packing and palletizing processes, and know where to implement robotic automation.

Table Of Contents Subscribe

FSMA Audit

What is the is most important step you have taken to become ready for a FSMA audit?
View Results Poll Archive

THE FOOD ENGINEERING STORE

Food-Authentication-Flyer-(.gif
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.

More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications,Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

STAY CONNECTED

FE recent tweets

facebook_40.pngtwitter_40px.pngyoutube_40px.png linkedin_40px.pngGoogle +

Food Master

Food Engineering Food Master 2015Food Master 2015 is now available!

Where the buying process begins in the food and beverage manufacturing market. 

Visit www.foodmaster.com to learn more.