The new conveying system reduces the time it takes to produce a batch and reduces damages to ingredients.
October 24, 2016
"We were operating at 100 percent of capacity. Our bulk handling equipment, which consisted largely of inclined conveyor belts, was inefficient and very labor intensive," says Michael Smulders, owner of Bakery on Main.
Hayward HRS Series quarter-turn electric actuators feature a powder-coated aluminum alloy housing, ISO 5211-compliant mounting with a double-square drive socket, on/off or proportional control, integrated local control stations and visual position indicators.
The Siko AG26 actuator includes Ethernet/IP, Profinet and EtherCAT and POWERLINK industrial Fieldbus interfaces; a brushless EC motor; power and control electronics; a position controller; and M12 connection technology.
Engineered for applications where the valve outlet must mate to a downstream flange that matches the valve’s inlet orifice, the Roto-Disc spherical valve slices through material buildup and wipes itself clean with each cycle.
The Allpax AllTrax barcode-based basket tracking system traces cans, jars, trays and pouches by basket through each critical checkpoint in non-automated retort rooms and tags the packages to verify processing by an individual retort.
The AdvantaPure APSW silicone suction hose is used for ultrapure water transfer, food processing, beverage conveyance, washdown stations, skid systems and other suction and discharge applications in the food, dairy and beverage industries.
The Cambridge Engineered Solutions Cam-Grid GP metric-sized T304 stainless steel conveyor belt is designed for OEMs and end-users with spiral cage systems used for proofing, cooling and freezing processes in bakeries, as well as conveyors that move meat, poultry and prepared foods within processing plants.
The Intralox Series 2300 flush-grid nose-roller tight-turning belt meets complex radius challenges using a design modeled from the relationship between belt speed, load distribution, and turn and width severity.
Standard on new MULTI-FILL multipurpose filling systems, the MULTI-FILL MPF filling head deposits ready-meal components, such as cooked long and short pastas, all types of rice, cut fruits and vegetables, prepared salads and protein pieces.
The TIPPER TIE TTSealH automated heat-seal and clip system runs roll stock films, including blank or printed films, as well as most types of monolayer and multi-layer flat foils, such as poly, mylar and aluminum-coated films.
Engineered for food and beverage applications, Solvay food-safe Ryton polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) polymers are suitable for applications such as food-industry appliance components that operate at temperatures up to 392°F, including parts for deep-oil fryers, coffee machines, ovens and microwaves.
PURE Bioscience silver dihydrogen citrate-based PURE Control antimicrobial is USDA FSIS approved for use as a spray or dip applied to poultry carcasses, parts and organs in pre-online reprocessing and post-chill processing applications.