R&D

A dream solution

A dream solution

Scanvaegt has launched a new system aimed at reducing give-away in
poultry processing. The DreamBatcher is said to substantially
reduce wastage by enhancing the efficiency of the packaging
processing.

Water ways

Water ways

UK firm Waterwise Technology has developed a range of ozone
generators with fully serviceable cells for use in food process
water applications.

Double safe

Double safe

US firm Swift has implemented a new double pasteurisation system at
six of its American beef processing plants. The company believes
that this will significantly improve the group's food safety
protocols.

Seal of approval

Seal of approval

Packaging Automation, the heat-sealing equipment specialist, has
installed a second of its Vision 4000 machines at a
state-of-the-art salad factory in the UK.

Surebeam gets the nod

Surebeam gets the nod

SureBeam has been awarded a US patent on an in-line processing
system that is said to form food products, such as ground beef,
into optimal configurations for irradiation processing.

Gripping stuff

Gripping stuff

Lloyd Instruments has just published a new catalogue of grips and
fixtures for its materials testing systems that can be used in a
number of fields including the food and drink industry. The
128-page catalogue covers more than 250...

Better detection rates

Better detection rates

Lock Inspection Systems is to preview its Compact Vertical Fall
metal detector for the first time at the forthcoming PPMA, to be
held in the NEC, Birmingham, UK this September.