Work has now officially commenced on the construction of the 45,000 m3 purpose-built Hilton Meat Processing and Distribution Facility in Brisbane.
A new Coca-Cola Andina Group plant in Brazil has opted away from the traditional 'central' cooling system to go with a 'process-synchronised cooling solution'.
Building information modelling (BIM) is of great value to food facility operators throughout the life of a facility. From the first idea of a facility through to concept development, design, engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning, training, operation, maintenance and futureproofing your facility, BIM can deliver immense value.
The EXAIR small 316 stainless steel cabinet cooler systems with electronic temperature control keep electrical enclosures cool with -7°C air, while maintaining the NEMA 4X rating of the enclosure and resisting the heat that could adversely affect the internal components.
Refrigerated Transport Hire has a fleet of refrigerated vehicles available for hire including 1- to 28-tonne trucks equipped with either 10 A, 15 A or three-phase with the 10 A, so hirers can plug the vehicles in to household/factory electrical supplies or most generators.
Harim is partnering with Marel to install four new poultry processing lines in its revamped, five-storey Iksan plant.
Flowfresh Coating Satin is a four-component, solvent-free, coloured polyurethane concrete coating that creates a satin finish to not only improve the floor's appearance but also make it easier to clean when compared to a standard matt polyurethane system.
MTI Qualos See-Thru Strip Doors and See-Thru Swing Doors are suitable for both retail and manufacturing environments.
Bacharach, reperesented in Australia by System Control Engineering, has acquired Parasense, a company that specialises in refrigeration detection and monitoring equipment for the food retail and military segments of the refrigeration and air-conditioning market.
Munters has a range of climate systems including the ML Plus Climate System with air flows up to 5500 m³/h and the MX² Plus Climate System with airflows from 1000–12,300 m³/h. Both of these systems are fully integrated in Munters' Genesys selection software.
Woolworths, in partnership with European-based food distribution company Hilton Food Group, engaged Vaughan Constructions to build its primary meat and distribution facility for Victoria and the construction won a Master Builders Association Award for Excellence in Construction of Industrial Buildings.
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.