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The food industry is highly influenced by strict legal regulations. At the end of day, we all need guarantees on the food we consume. Therefore, these norms are a major issue for us when developing specific solutions for this industry. Not only in terms of materials that guarantee non-toxic final consumer products, but also in terms of the hygienic design, corrosion resistant of the materials to be used in the cleaning areas.
We have solutions ready to fulfil the challenging requirements of continuous 24/7 operation. The gold standard for measuring manufacturing productivity. Long-life components to keep up with non-stop production processes, taking care of a good maintenance.
Our team of experts, distributed amongst 83 countries, boast the specific expertise to support all the above daily challenges with either standard or customised solutions that are supported by our five technical centres, two of them located in Europe.
Meeting food industry challenges means having automation specialists directly on the factory floor
Diego Mirabelli – Industry Manager Food, Europe
Between 2020 and 2027, the food processing market is expected to grow with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.04% according to Verified Market Search. The industry will have to increase its productivity while simultaneously dealing with a lack of workers and cost pressure.
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Maintenance operation (OEE)
Wet areas require elements which ensure durability and a clean design to wash them down easily. Furthermore, hygienic requirements, and food safety itself, demand them to offer high corrosion resistance to environmental agents such as moisture, dirt, chemicals from the actual food.
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Water-resistant & easy-to-clean.
Oil-free and liquid-contact areas are non-metallic
Parts are cleaned, assembled and double packed in a clean room.
Maximum operating temperature: 260°C.
In order to minimise, or avoid, maintenance and repair costs, as well as production losses due to downtimes, a high level of system availability is essential. Therefore, we can offer components and solutions that you can rely on at any time, even at high clock frequencies and in continuous operation.
Fast removal of static electricity
Ensures safe manufacturing processes.
Air standardisation requirements satisfied with uniform body style
ISO 8573 compatible.
Applicable fluid: air, nitrogen
Connectable to air combination units
Applicable fluid: water and ethylene glycol aqueous solution
Manifold mounting available
Improved visibility of the pressure control range with red and green zones.
Grease-free or FDA Confirm (-F Serie)
Compact & light
High corrosion resistance
Ideal for wash down applications
Long life cycle.
Polyolefin tubing & soft polyolefin tubing for wet areas.
One of the cornerstones within energy efficiency is, indeed, the “Use efficiently designed components.”
Our R&D engineers have developed a range of solutions that offer the same performance, but involves a smart design that translates both into efficiency and lower bills.
Designed to provide high pressure only where it is needed.
20% reduction in power consumption.
Specially designed to reduce air consumption
Maintenance-free - No moving parts.
Ejector with integrated pressure switch.
Designed for amplifying the air blow flow rate.
AS-R & AS-Q Series
Speed controller with pressure reduction function.
Valve to modulate the air intake.
Export a detailed report with exact leak value and location.
In the food industry it is essential to fulfill strict regulations that govern daily food production.
Please find below a selection of our highlighted solutions for the food industry for use in general terms. From FDA-compliant components, to elements that will ensure good air quality in your facility.
Flexible and kink-resistant
8 colour variations.
Silicone rubber compliant with FDA21CFRSS1772600.
Smooth & consistent operation even at low speeds.
Lower your energy consumption.
Reduced pressure drop (5 kPa or less).
Stable supply of temperature and pressure-controlled dry clean air.
Great temperature stability for an improved performance & reliability.
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