A new research project called BeefLedger has been launched by the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) that aims to track beef from the paddock to the plate and fight food fraud.
Johnson Controls has expanded its YORK line of YLAA Air-Cooled Scroll Chillers up to 230 t. The extended capacity offers a more cost-competitive solution to 230 t opportunities without sacrificing size, quality and efficiency.
Bacharach has announced the addition of two new gas options, R514A and R452B, for its MGS-250 infrared refrigerant gas detector product family.
Bosch Australia has collaborated with Monash University on a new ag-tech facility which aims to address the challenges faced by the agriculture sector using new techniques such as automated harvesting, sensing networks and driverless vehicles.
After a serious fire in an industrial bakery, a complete rebuild was required. Though constrained by a challenging time frame, a complete end-of-line solution, managed via a centralised supervision system connected with the site's ERP (enterprise resource planning), was wanted.
Emerson has launched a dedicated version of its Rosemount 5408 non-contacting radar level transmitter to meet the specific demands of bulk solids level measurement.
Flexicon's TIP-TITE Drum Tipper for 115 to 200 L drums features an elongated discharge cone that mates with the gasketed inlet of low-height receiving vessels, allowing dust-free transfer of free-flowing bulk solid materials.
As the use of CO2 gas increases in popularity as a natural refrigerant due to its low environmental impact, Bacharach has developed a CO2 leak detection monitor for industrial and retail refrigeration applications.
A new generation of robots is on the verge of making the breakthrough in the food and beverage industry: the cobots.
The Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 6000 medium-voltage AC drives, from Rockwell Automation, offer expanded, user-friendly motor control for compressors, pumps and fans in variable and constant torque applications.
Researchers found that many consumers have difficulty distinguishing the difference between foods labelled as "organic" and "non-genetically modified", with some viewing them as synonymous.
To simplify RFID integration across industrial environments, Turck has released two interface modules: the TBEN-S-RFID and TBEN-L-RFID.