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Storage and Transportation of Powders

Munters

Caking of powders and granules is a frequent problem in the food industry leading to halts in production and product losses.

Storage and Transportation of Powders

Case Study: High Sensitivity Gel Permeation Chromatography for Agrochemical Analysis

Malvern Instruments

Agricultural company Sygenta decided to purchase an OMNISEC Gel Permeation Chromatography (GPC) system from Malvern in 2015. Senior analytical chemist at Syngenta discusses the decision-making process, the use of OMNISEC, and his experience of workin...

Case Study: High Sensitivity Gel Permeation Chromatography for Agrochemical Analysis

Reliability and Maintenance Training Open Courses

IDCON

IDCON coach and train its clients in reliability and maintenance to positively impact production, reliability, and lower overall cost. The company is a global consulting form comprised of consultants with practical industry knowledge.

Reliability and Maintenance Training Open Courses

Sine Pump Technology Adds Value and Reduces Energy Costs

Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group

Sine technology has benefits over other pump designs in regards to process cost reductions and added value.

Sine Pump Technology Adds Value and Reduces Energy Costs

Solar Steam Generation

AGO AG Energie + Anlagen

South Africa has perfect climate conditions for solar thermal power generation.

Solar Steam Generation

Russell Finex Compact 3in1 Sieves™ for Improved Screening Capacity

Russell Finex

When Clipper Teas was searching for a new loading and screening system, Russell Finex provided the ideal solution.

Russell Finex Compact 3in1 Sieves™ for Improved Screening Capacity

Preparing for Food Safety

Seward

In the latter part of the 20th century, the food industry developed in response to consumer demands for ever greater convenience and utility.

Preparing for Food Safety

Atlantic Coast Crushers - Size Reduction Equipment

Atlantic Coast Crushers

Atlantic Coast Crushers manufactures and sells innovative size reduction machinery.

Atlantic Coast Crushers - Size Reduction Equipment

Analysing Chocolate's Physical and Chemical Interaction in the Mouth

Malvern Instruments

One of the world's favourite snack foods, chocolate has a specific taste, aroma, and texture that vary according to growing conditions of the product's natural ingredients.

Analysing Chocolate's Physical and Chemical Interaction in the Mouth

Increased Productivity in Spray Drying Applications

Munters

During summer, when moisture content in the air is high, spray drying operating conditions are less advantageous than in winter, when it is low.

Increased Productivity in Spray Drying Applications

The Baker's Yeast Production Process

Vogelbusch Biocommodities

Rich in protein and vitamins, yeast is an indispensable ingredient for the food processing and pharmaceutical industries.

The Baker's Yeast Production Process

BALINT Coatings for Food Processing and Packaging

Oerlikon Balzers

Oerlikon Balzer's BALINT coatings can be used on machines for a number of food processing applications including meat grinding, piston pumps, and wine bottling systems.

BALINT Coatings for Food Processing and Packaging

Realiability and Maintenance: Pulp and Paper Case Study

IDCON

A paper mill in South Carolina wished to improve production output through maintenance uptime, while keeping the fixed cost the same. IDCON was engaged to conduct a current best practices (CBP) audit for the mill.

Realiability and Maintenance: Pulp and Paper Case Study

Laboratory Design - Autoclave Positioning and Installation

Priorclave

Laboratory Design – Autoclave positioning and installation

Laboratory Design - Autoclave Positioning and Installation

Transilon Food Belts

Forbo Siegling

As a leading manufacturer of conveyor and processing belts, Forbo Siegling understands the special requirements of the food industry.

Transilon Food Belts

Total Performance Lubricants

Bel-Ray

Since 1946, Bel-Ray has been the hardest working lubricant in the business.

Total Performance Lubricants

Submerged Fermentation of Vinegar

Vogelbusch Biocommodities

Vinegar is an important acidifier and preservative commonly used in the food processing industry and in cooking for salad dressings, vegetable pickling and sauces.

Submerged Fermentation of Vinegar

Innovative New Sugar Cane Feeder System a Success for Bundaberg Sugar

Aerobelt Australia

In November 2010, Bundaberg Walkers Engineering approached Aerobelt Australia on behalf of Bundaberg Sugar to design and develop a new system to handle a larger quantity of sugar cane than could be handled at the plant.

Innovative New Sugar Cane Feeder System a Success for Bundaberg Sugar

Food Waste

TOMRA Sorting Food

Each year, 1.3bn tonnes of food is wasted, including 45% of fruit and vegetables and 20% of meat. Just a quarter of this wastage could feed the 795 million chronically hungry people around the world.

Food Waste

In-House Belt Splicing for Food Processors

Flexco

Conveyor belts are an integral part of most food processing operations, but like all machinery, they require regular maintenance.

In-House Belt Splicing for Food Processors

Unique Pellet Frying Solution

Rosenqvists Food Technologies

The patented Star Wheel Fryer (SWF) provides gentle handling and uniform frying of many different pellet snacks, from rings to three-dimensional products.

Unique Pellet Frying Solution