The Food Plant

New high-speed door manufacturing facility for Victoria

16 January, 2019 | Supplied by: Arbon Equipment Pty Ltd

Arbon Equipment is set to open a high-speed door manufacturing facility at Laverton North, in Melbourne's west, in January 2019.


Checking cold chain and DIN SPEC 91360

15 January, 2019

A valid and efficient cold chain is essential if chilled and frozen goods are to be delivered from online retailers.


New $660 million value-added fresh poultry facility

04 December, 2018

The largest single-site investment ever made in the Canadian food sector and the single most technologically advanced facility of its kind in the world.


Triple capacity at tna's new site

20 November, 2018 | Supplied by: tna solutions Pty Ltd

Global demand for its food packaging and processing solutions has led tna solutions to commission a new manufacturing facility that triples its capacities.


Antimicrobial floor for brewery

07 November, 2018 | Supplied by: Flowcrete Australia

This HACCP International-certified, antimicrobial-treated cementitious urethane flooring loooks great as well.


RMR Process Food process and facility design

02 November, 2018 | Supplied by: RMR Process Pty Ltd

RMR Process designs and builds food processes and facilities across Australia and New Zealand for small to mid-tier manufacturers, operating specifically within the food and beverage industry.


Minimising the fruit fly menace

18 October, 2018

Protecting crops from fruit flies and minimising insecticide use are on the horizon thanks to a CSIRO spin-off.


PFD's monster new distribution centre

09 October, 2018 | Supplied by: Vaughan Constructions Pty Ltd

PDF's new 25,500 m2 distribution centre has it all, including good looks.


Tank explosion — 30,000 L prosecco lost

05 October, 2018

A stainless steel fermentation tank at the Conegliano Veneto winery in northern Italy has exploded, resulting in the loss of around 40,000 bottles of prosecco.


Solar-powered abattoir for Gladstone

03 October, 2018

More than 300 new jobs in Gladstone are expected during the construction of a solar-powered abattoir, then another 300 new workers at the facility.


Would passive anti-frosting work in the food industry?

26 September, 2018

Would an anti-frosting technology that needs no chemicals or energy inputs and keeps surfaces 90% free of frost make life in your freezers easier?


Keeping your cool

05 September, 2018 by Gernut van Laak, ABB Food and Beverage | Supplied by: ABB Australia Pty Ltd

For refrigeration plants, being able to continuously provide efficient cooling is not only important, it's an expectation.


Floating dairy farm in Rotterdam

29 August, 2018

The Dutch city of Rotterdam will soon be home to a floating farm that will have 40 cows producing 800 litres of milk a day.


Ulti PVC Impactables barrier protection

14 August, 2018 | Supplied by: ULTI Group

Ulti PVC Impactables are flexible, returning to their original shape after impact, instead of becoming permanently deformed, and shearing off creating harmful airborne particles.


Adams Pest Control electronic monitoring device

10 August, 2018 | Supplied by: Adams Pest Control

Adams Pest Control has technology that allows rapid response to pests via a free mobile app.


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