Designed for bulk dairy powder processing lines, the Hapman bulk bag unloader features a sanitary, flexible screw conveyor system; a hoist and trolley raise bulk bags into the unloader frame to begin the discharge process.
In honor of National Manufacturing Day, The Raymond Corp. unveiled a 47,000-square-foot addition to its Greene, N.Y., headquarters facility.
The creation of the Raymond Operations Center accounted for 32,000 square feet, which included a second level for office space for operations and support, multiple collaborative team rooms and an employee fitness center.
The MODRoto Powder-Saver hopper container dispenses powders, granules, flakes and other dry products in measured amounts. The container has a conical plastic hopper with a slide gate valve set within a squared, companion forkliftable base.
Featuring multiple product handling areas, the PMI VXL all-servo, vertical top-load cartoner singulates and orients pouches from a bulk hopper and then loads them into a built-in tilt-tray system that delivers them into the carton.
Engineered for hazardous locations, the Material Master Powerfill bulk bag filling system positions its fill head for ergonomic bag connection; the bag hanger system rotates, allowing an operator to connect all 4 bag loops from 1 position.
Automatic Rolls of North Carolina was chosen as Food Engineering’s 2012 Plant of the Year.The Paterakis family owns Baltimore-based Northeast Foods, a commercial baking powerhouse with 13 production facilities either owned outright or in partnership. Five are part of the Northeast Foods group that stretches from Connecticut to Clayton, NC, where the newest plant began production in May 2011.