Items Tagged with 'conveyors'


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Updated line alleviates processor’s growing pains

A new weigh-blending system and multi-spectrum metal detector increase meal kit productivity and reduce giveaways.
January 10, 2014
The humble shrimp has been the mainstay of the Choice Canning Company for more than 50 years. Already a leading supplier of shrimp in North America, the processor expanded into the ready-to-cook meal market in 2006. It now produces 12 IQF skillet meals under the Tastee Choice brand and distributes them to retail grocery stores throughout the Eastern, Midwestern and Southwestern states and Canada.
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Spiral conveyor

December 5, 2013

With a center line diameter of 36 in., the Simplimatic spiral conveyor allows continuous product flow while changing elevations; it is adaptable for different products and permits customization through optional adjustable guides.

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Wire mesh conveyor

November 8, 2013

 The Walker W.O.W. sanitary wire mesh conveyor is completely tool-less; the pulleys, motors, drives, chutes, bearings and belts can be removed by hand.  

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Vacuum conveyors

October 11, 2013

 Hapman vacuum conveyors transport powders, granules, flakes and pellets at rates up to 18,000 lb./hr.  

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Flexible screw conveyor

October 11, 2013

 The Hapman helix flexible screw conveyor is offered with a selection of hoppers and augers; standard models convey up to 25cfm at heights up to 40ft. 

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Belt conveyor

October 11, 2013

 The Spiroflow Systems wrap conveyor can be designed to curve, incline or decline without discharging to another conveyor and protects against undesirable warming or cooling.  

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Tubular conveyor

October 11, 2013

 The Hapman tubular drag conveyor eliminates segregation of blended product during conveying and gently conveys friable or blended materials in a dust-free operation.  

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Horizontal motion conveyor

September 11, 2013

 The Eriez E-Z Slide horizontal motion conveyor transports friable or delicate products with a positive, sliding motion.  

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Scissor lift table

September 10, 2013

The EnKon model LSBD04 “off-the-shelf” electric belt drive scissor lift table provides a high-duty cycle, static positioning and repeatability. 

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Food processing conveyors

April 9, 2013

Dynamic Conveyor DynaClean food processing conveyors have a leg support with a 1-dimensional design and a minimal number of welds to eliminate the possibility of hidden bacteria buildup.

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Boost Productivity, Improve Safety with New Technology for Splicing Conveyor Belts

Contact: Adam Thomas

Available On-Demand Belted conveyors are critical to food processing operations. When they stop, your productivity stops. Fortunately, new belt splicing technologies enable you to take control of belt splicing...

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