Food Processing Equipment and Supplies

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

PKG Equipment Receives $1.1 Million Pickle Line Tank Order

December 22, 2010

Rochester, NY, Dec. 20, 2010 - PKG Equipment, Inc. announced today that it has been awarded an equipment supply contract from Siemens Industry, Inc. to fabricate 5 pickling tanks for the No. 3 continuous carbon steel pickle line at Companhia Siderúrgica Nacional's (CSN) Volta Redonda - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil facility. The total value of this order is in excess of $1.1 million.<4444>The order... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Food Processing & Preparation

Magnetic Gear Pumps suit food and chemical applications.

December 13, 2010

Designed for high-viscosity fluids, self-priming MGK200/300 Series handles pressures to 290 psi with flow rates to 72 gph and temperatures to 248°F. Housing and internal metal parts are available in AISI 303, AISI 316L, or SAF 2205, and gear materials include PTFE or PEEK(TM). Providing pulsation-free and noiseless operation, pumps are suited for medical and surgical equipment, processing equipment, ink-jet printing systems, cooling systems, and water purification. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments

Key Technology Introduces Equipment to Improve Wine Grape Receiving Operations

December 2, 2010

Key Technology introduces its family of Crush Pad Equipment Solutions for wineries. Modules, which can be utilized separately or configured as an integrated system, include a Receiving Hopper, Cluster Sorting Table, Post-Destemmer Sorting Table with MOG (material other than grape) separating system, and color sorters. These stainless steel systems help wineries improve their product quality... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Modular Conveyor Belt features hygienic design.

November 26, 2010

Consisting of 23.7 in. full-width link molding, MPB Single Link® eliminates directional joints throughout belt width and potential bacteria retention. Conical design hinges within transverse links allow effective cleaning, while self-draining design ensures liquids or detergent remnants are drained automatically from bottom of belt. By eliminating directional joints, side transfer of heavy or bulky products is accommodated and surface irregularities are minimized. Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Food Processing & Preparation, Materials & Material Processing

Activeion Cleaning Solutions Technology Endorsed as "Food Safe" by HACCP International

November 23, 2010

Company's ionator EXP(TM) Recommended For Safe Cleaning Use In Food Facilities<4444>ROGERS, MINN. - HACCP International has endorsed Activeion Cleaning Solutions and its ionator EXP as a tool recommended for use in food facilities as part of a food hygiene program. The endorsement is aimed at organizations that are required to supply food safe equipment, machinery, supplies and services to the... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Food Processing & Preparation

Dosmatic Europe to Introduce MiniDos® and SuperDos® Peracetic Acid (PAA) Injector Series at the IPA World Food Process Exhibition, October 17-21, 2010

November 1, 2010

Bordeaux, France - September, 2010 - Dosmatic Europe will introduce its improved MiniDos and SuperDos injectors for use with peracetic acid (PAA) and other sanitizers used in the food processing industry. This series includes the (MiniDos 12, 0.4%), (SuperDos 20, 0.3%), (SuperDos 30, 0.3%) and (SuperDos 45, 0.3% models).<4444>"Increasingly, professionals are turning to peracetic acid for... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation

Food Processor includes batch and continuous feed bowl.

October 20, 2010

Designed with clear Lexan® polycarbonate bowl, MX-FP2200 accommodates up to 4 quarts of wet ingredients or 6 quarts of dry ingredients. Unit processes up to 1,400 lb per hour with continuous feed attachment. Two-handled batch bowl provides safe grip and balance when lifting, pouring, or carrying, while safety interlock prevents machine from operating unless correctly assembled. Processor includes 2-piece S blade, 1/8 in. slicing disc, and 3/16 in. shredding disc. Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Food Processing & Preparation, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Celsis iDairy Innovations in Rapid Testing Keep Pace with Industry Challenges

October 1, 2010

New features and options help dairy micro labs work faster, safer and smarter<4444>CHICAGO - Celsis, the global leader in rapid microbial testing systems for industry, today introduced a range of new features for its Celsis Cellscan(TM) Innovate platform. The innovations help dairy manufacturers and packers maximize testing volume and uptime, remotely access and manage system data, and comply... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Lubricants

Petro-Canada Continues to Revolutionize Food Manufacturing with the Introduction of Best-in-Class Food Grade Lubricants

September 15, 2010

The introduction of PURITY FG2 with MICROL MAX, offers an advanced level of protection in highly demanding food manufacturing environments<4444>Mississauga, Ontario - Petro-Canada today announced enhancements to the PURITY FG with MICROL product line with the introduction of PURITY FG2 with MICROL MAX grease. As part of the first industrial strength food grade lubricant line to contain MICROL -... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Lubricants

Petro-Canada's Purity FG Lubricants Wins International Stevie Award in Seventh Annual International Business Award

July 26, 2010

Mississauga, Ontario - Petro-Canada Lubricants has once again won an International Stevie Award for Best New Product or Service of the Year in the manufacturing category in The 2010 International Business Awards. The award recognized recent breakthroughs in the PURITY FG food lubricant line.<4444>"Petro-Canada Lubricants is honoured to have been recognized by the International Business Awards... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Lubricants

Synthetic Lubricant utilizes PTFE additives.

July 26, 2010

Formulated to withstand extreme temperatures of -40 to 450°F, Syntha-Tech(TM) Lubricant w/PTFE penetrates into cracks and joints to lubricate and protect all exposed metals. Non-flammable, zero-VOC product utilizes PTFE additives to minimize surface contact, friction, and wear, extending equipment life. Available in 16 oz aerosol can, food-grade product is NSF H1 Registered for use in meat and poultry facilities. Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Cleaning Products & Equipment, Food Processing & Preparation, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Tank Cleaning is Simple with Rotaball--The Perfect Low-Volume Rotating Spray Ball

July 19, 2010

The Rotaball tank washer is a compact, rotating-ball cleaning device used to wash the interiors of medium and smaller sized tanks. The Rotaball's powerful jets and multiple cleaning patterns make it the ideal tank washer for cleaning applications requiring both impingement and low flow rates. The available 360º and 180º spray patterns allow for cleaning from the top or from the bottom of... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Duke's Innovative HEATSINK(TM) Technology Improves Operational Efficiency and Delivers Superior Food Quality

June 28, 2010

Patented Product Holding Unit keeps food at the right temperature, texture and flavor<4444>St. Louis (April 19, 2010) - As consumers limit their dining out expenses, restaurants are challenged to maintain diverse menus of high quality foods that are delivered fresh and on demand. Duke Manufacturing's enhanced HEATSINK(TM) product holding units extend food hold times and help restaurants meet... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Lubricants

Synthetic Food Grade Lubricants meet FDA H-1 regulations.

June 25, 2010

Available for compressor, hydraulic, chain, gear, and multipurpose applications, Omnilube® food grade synthetic lubricants are suited for all food, beverage, pharmaceutical, and related industries. They meet all requirements of USDA, 21 CFR 178.3570, and conform to requirements of NSF. Also available in 12 oz aerosol spray cans, lubricants are formulated from high quality polyalphaolefin (PAO), polyalkylene glycol (PAG), ester, and mineral base oils, depending on application. Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Zimmerman Cattle Control Redesigns Headlocks and Milker Carts

June 23, 2010

Zimmerman Cattle Control knows that anyone working in the dairy economy is facing difficult times at present - but doesn't believe that means we're helplessly stuck and can't do anything about the situation. In that spirit, they have gone back to the drawing board and redesigned two of their products to be more affordable, without sacrificing a speck of quality. The process has actually improved... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Food Processing & Preparation

Hoses, Fittings, and Tubing meet food safety requirements.

June 9, 2010

Suitable for all stages of dairy transfer process, Gladiator hoses provides secure and flexible connection between systems and pipes for loading and unloading raw products in high-traffic areas, while ReSeal fittings are completely reusable. For high pressures and temperatures, SaniGard® hosing withstands frequent cleaning and sterilization-in-place without imparting taste or odor. Tygon® tubing, intended for beverage dispensing, has non-porous surface for sanitary fluid path. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Food Processing & Preparation

Hytrel-Lined PVC Tubing suits food/industrial applications.

June 7, 2010

Manufactured from FDA-approved ingredients for use with food contact surfaces, Hytrel-lined PVC tubing is odorless, tasteless, and inert and offers low permeability of refrigerant gases and hydrocarbons. Hytrel liner resists chemical attack and adherence of particulates, while black PVC jacket provides shock, abrasion, UV resistance, and helps insulate tubing from EMI. Tubing is available in 170, ¼, and 3/8 in. ID sizes, as well as in custom sizes and cut-to-length pieces. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing

BASF to Introduce New Synthetic Lubricants at STLE's 2010 Annual Exposition

April 30, 2010

Company to launch Plurasafe® Insure(TM) line of food-grade lubricants and Plurasafe® H2O-K(TM) hydraulic fluid for marine applications<4444>FLORHAM PARK, NJ, April 22, 2010 -- BASF Corporation will introduce the Plurasafe® Insure(TM) line of food-grade lubricants and Plurasafe® H2O-K(TM) hydraulic fluid for marine applications at STLE 2010. This event is the Society of Tribologists and... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Transparent Polyurethane Hose features food-grade design.

February 23, 2010

Made of heavy-duty polyurethane, Tigerflex(TM) Series 2020S(TM) features abrasion-resistant TPU liner that is permanently static dissipative and designed to operate in both humid and dry climates. Fabric reinforcement with food-grade, polyester yarn jacket handles suction and high pressure discharge, while embedded grounding wire prevents contamination. Protecting hose tube from cover wear, exposed rigid helix allows hose to slide over rough surfaces. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Machinery & Machining Tools

Hyde IBS Food Processing Blades Deliver Maximum Performance

February 2, 2010

Southbridge, MA - An extensive line of high performance industrial food processing blades is available from Hyde Industrial Blade Solutions, a division of Hyde Tools, Inc. Hyde IBS Food Processing Blades are designed to outperform competitive blades by employing the highest manufacturing and quality control standards in their design and production.<4444>Starting with a wide range of the... Read More