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Bauer AsepticDrive

02 July, 2021

Altra Motion brand Bauer now offers a range of AsepticDrives that have asynchronous motors with a hygienic design that is suitable for the food and beverage industry.

A clean performance: igus wins the REINER! Award for modular cleanroom chain

10 June, 2021

The Fraunhofer Purity Technology Award goes to the particle-free and compact e-skin flat energy supply system.

Durable coating to keep food contact surfaces clean

21 July, 2020

To improve safety during food processing, a durable coating has been developed to prevent contamination on stainless steel food contact surfaces.

Taking your CIP process to the next level

01 June, 2020 by Gustavo Queiroz, Food & Beverage Industry Manager, Endress+Hauser

A reliable build-up measurement can be done using a sensor that simulates the exact same condition as the inner part of pipes and tanks to ensure that the product interaction with the sensor's measuring area will be the same as the product with the process.

SPC-500 Series Rugged HMIs

01 June, 2020

The SPC-500 series of stainless steel human-machine interfaces (HMIs) is aimed at applications with strict safety and hygiene requirements.

Cleaning and sanitising products made to meet pandemic demands

01 April, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has created unprecedented demand for cleaning and sanitising products; the Klarion On-Site Generation System can mitigate these risks.

Keeping the virus at bay

25 March, 2020

From virus-killing lights and humidity controls to, of course, vaccine development, solutions are being developed to try to combat COVID-19.

FABS-121PH Food-Grade Stainless Steel Touch Screen

01 December, 2019

Interworld Electronics has released the FABS-121PH Food-Grade Stainless Steel Projected Capacitive Touch Screen computer display.

Hygienic sensor solutions: Immune to germs and bacteria

05 July, 2019 by Christian Freudig and Marco Kaiser*

Hygiene-compliant sensors 'shine' not only on account of their stainless-steel housing but also as a result of numerous other measures.

ACO/AusPress stainless steel drainage products

17 June, 2019

The ACO/AusPress drain bowls are WaterMark approved, HACCP certified and compatible with the fully welded HygieneFirst frameless ladder grates.

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.

SS316 displays and panel PCs

18 May, 2017

APC Technology will henceforth manufacture its FT displays and panel PCs using stainless steel grade 316 as its standard build material.

Which stainless steel grade is best for food manufacturing environments?

16 May, 2017

The chlorine sanitiser and saline environments of many food and beverage processing facilities can impact the durability of stainless steel fixtures and equipment. Some grades of stainless steel cope better than others in these environments.

Self-cleaning machinery for the food industry is getting closer

17 February, 2017

The whole food and beverage industry would love equipment that is self-cleaning, anticorrosion, antibiofouling, antimicrobial and has low friction resistance.

Welding and hygiene in the food and beverage industry

15 August, 2016

The hygienic requirements of the food and beverage industry place high demands on the welds that hold tanks, pipes and vessels together.

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