Fillers, Depositors & Sorters
BOTTLE FILLING LINE
Hinds-Bock’s multi-spout bottle fillers are available in pneumatic piston, servo piston and servo pump versions, ideal for producing brine, marinades, creams, fruit, cheese, dips, salsa, soups, sauces and more. Features include neck centering for locating narrow neck bottles, servo-driven, multi-speed diving spout bridge for bottom-up filling, hopper agitation, heated machines and quick changeover and sanitizing for modest to high-speed applications.
FOOD SORTING SYSTEM
Sesotec presented its new CAPTURA FLOW food sorting system, tasked with removing vegetable and non-vegetable contaminations and detecting and removing product defects of incorrect color, shape or partial defects. The CAPTURA FLOW sorting system boasts a quick-release conveyor belt, while the individual light and air-blast units match the system to the sorting task for optimized energy and compressed-air consumption. The CAPTURA FLOW sorting system is ideal for fresh, frozen, dried, cut, poured and packed products, and protects against a multitude of contaminants and impurities such as glass, wood, cardboard, metals, plastics, stones, insects and rodents.
TILT-TRAY, CROSS-BELT SORTATION SOLUTION
Ideal for high-capacity sorting applications, Intelligrated’s IntelliSort tilt-tray and cross-belt sortation solutions handle a variety of product and packaging types with maximum speed and accuracy for fragile, high-friction or polybagged items. The virtual sorter capability enables dual-purpose operation for high-volume runs during peaks. Patented dynamic discharge compensation technology ensures the most precise diverts, maximizing chute density and minimizing jams, re-circulations and manual touches.
TOMRA Sorting Food debuted its Sentinel II optical sorter and Genius optical belt sorting machine. Designed specifically for potato, tomato and peach processing, the state-of-the-art Sentinel II sorter can be configured to meet different requirements along the production line. It boasts a capacity range of 20-400 tons per hour, making it an ideal solution for packers and processors seeking color, defect and foreign material control. Plus, it generates statistic screens with product counts, defect data and size statistics.
TOMRA Sorting Solutions
+32 16 396 396
STYLE FILLING HEAD FOR MULTI-PURPOSE FILLING SYSTEM
MULTI-FILL redesigned its multi-purpose filling head to increase efficiency in depositing ready-meal components such as cooked long and short pastas, rice, cut fruits and vegetables, prepared salads and protein pieces. The new style is said to be 50% lighter, making it easier to adjust the height of the filling head over the conveying line during production, and can be retrofitted in the field.
DEPOSITOR WITH AGITATOR
Unifiller’s Pro2000i low-level depositor with agitator makes depositing chunky soups, fillings, stews and other products with large particulates easy. It features a heavy duty filler with a 63-gallon hopper and safety cover, is easy to operate and boasts a full washdown design. The Pro also ensures speed, portion accuracy and consistency of product, while the agitator ensures even distribution of particulates.