The Food Plant

Wiley to expand and upgrade leading Australian red meat processor

21 December, 2015

Wiley has been comissioned to fulfil a 4-stage development project for Northern Co-operative Meat Company. The projects consist of design and construction of a new state-of-the-art cold chain management facility; design and construction of a beef knocking box and race system; design, supply and install of a steam repair and relocation; and finally the tannery wastewater treatment plant upgrade.


Fonterra to rebuild Victorian plant destroyed by fire

14 December, 2015 | Supplied by: Fonterra Co-operative Group Ltd

Fonterra will invest $132 million to build a state-of-the-art cheese plant at its Stanhope factory in Victoria, replacing the hard cheese plant destroyed by fire in December 2014.


Bundaberg invites visitors to immerse themselves in rum

10 December, 2015 | Supplied by: Wiley & Co Pty Ltd

Bundaberg Distilling Company has engaged food facilities designer Wiley to create a visitors' experience centre at the home of one of Australia's most iconic brands, Bundaberg Rum.


GEA constructs earthquake-proof milk drying plant for Fonterra

16 November, 2015 | Supplied by: GEA Group

Building a milk drying plant in the middle of New Zealand's earthquake zone presented some challenges for Fonterra and GEA.


Wyma Laned Hydro-Cooler

05 August, 2015 | Supplied by: Wyma Engineering (NZ) Ltd

Wyma has developed a Hydro-Cooler able to handle multiple flow paths.


Efaflex SST high-speed insulating roll door

04 August, 2015 | Supplied by: DMF International Pty Ltd

DMF International has available the Efaflex SST high-speed insulating roll door.


$12 million salmon processing facility opens in Tasmania

09 July, 2015 | Supplied by: Wiley & Co Pty Ltd

Not only does Huon Aquaculture's new plant look beautiful, it is expected to deliver more than one million dollars in cost savings for the company in its first year of operation.


$10 million upgrade for McCain's Tasmanian potato processing plant

09 July, 2015

The McCain Foods Smithton plant in Circular Head, Northern Tasmania, is getting a $10 million makeover. Over the next two years, the on-site storage facilities will be upgraded and a new packing line will be installed.


Tsurumi SFQ stainless steel pumps

22 June, 2015 | Supplied by: Australian Pump Industries Pty Ltd

Tsurumi Pump SFQ series pumps are designed for use in corrosive applications.


Wiley moves to larger premises as demand for food manufacturing facilities grows

15 May, 2015 | Supplied by: Wiley & Co Pty Ltd

Growing demand for food manufacturing facilities has led Wiley to relocate its NSW office from Sydney Olympic Park to larger premises in Rhodes. The new 350 m2 Sydney office is four times the size of its previous location.


Lion cheese keeps its cool with new refrigeration system

28 April, 2015 | Supplied by: pitt&sherry

A new refrigeration system has proved a vital consideration for Lion as the food and beverage manufacturer has expanded The Heritage cheese factory in Burnie to help supply growing international demand for dairy products.


Dematic to construct Smith's high-bay warehouse

23 April, 2015 | Supplied by: Dematic Pty Ltd

Dematic will build a high-bay warehouse at The Smith's Snackfood Company's Regency Park manufacturing facility in Adelaide. The facility will support Smith's distribution network, which operates out of the Regency Park site.


The new cool: magnetocaloric material to change the way we chill

13 April, 2015

Physicists have discovered a breakthrough new material that could revolutionise the cooling industry, including food refrigeration and air conditioning. LSU physicists have discovered a magnetocaloric material that could change how we create cool temperatures.


Two conferences for one at 2015 QSCLC

13 April, 2015

The Asia Pacific Smart Card Association (APSCA) has announced it will be colocating its annual conference with the Queensland Supply Chain and Logistics Conference (QSCLC).


Parmalat milks the potential of voice picking technology

24 March, 2015 | Supplied by: Dematic Pty Ltd

Parmalat's Lidcombe warehouse has improved safety and productivity with its new WMS and voice solution.


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