Although the company operates a diverse collection of business units in 190 countries, German-based Siemens also employs more than 60,000 people in 130 U.S. manufacturing facilities. So with this in mind, we recently sat down with Helmuth Ludwig, the CEO of Siemens’ Industry Sector in North America.
The EXP-EMG-EXT-12W-1LX explosion proof emergency exit sign features an LED powered exit sign and high performance Nickel-Cadmium battery pack to provide operators with a failsafe lighting solution suited for hazardous locations where maximum safety and compliance with exit marking standards is required.
Aiming to reduce energy consumption and eliminate ongoing, costly lighting maintenance, Zero Mountain Cold Storage Warehouse, a leader in cold-storage service, recently upgraded two of its facilities to next-generation LED lighting by Dialight Corporation.
There are maintenance, repair and operations surveys that show that “quick response and product knowledge” combine for over 75 percent of what was important to plant management; price is less than 8 percent of the consideration and fulfillment programs just 3 percent.
Birdwatching is an activity that fascinates people; it gives avid fans a chance to relax outdoors while watching birds react with each other in their natural habitats. But around your facility, there should be little to no bird activity, as birds can wreak havoc on your property and products.
The TruCLEAN II has a unique bucket-in-bucket concept that works to isolate soiled contaminants from cleaning and disinfecting agents.
Tucked away in Pascoag, R.I., Daniele Inc. is using innovative technology to extend shelf-life, ensure food safety and expand the reach of its sausage products to a growing base of consumers. The company is employing high pressure processing to heighten food safety in its facilities.
REFLO refrigeration compressor fluids are specially formulated to deliver tangible savings solutions.
The TruCLEAN swivel mop frame, constructed of high-grade stainless steel, uniformly and precisely applies cleaning and sanitizing agents to floors, walls, ceilings, baseboards and confined areas such as corners or stairs.
McCloud Services, a leading pest management company headquartered in South Elgin, Ill, is proud to celebrate National Pest Management Month, which is formally recognized each year by the National Pest Management Association (NPMA). The observance acknowledges the pest management industry’s commitment to the protection of public health and property from common household pests.
Today, the assurance that food will not cause harm to consumers, in other words, food safety, is viewed as the number one priority across the food industry. Adopting a holistic view on the entire production process is the only answer.
Cassida food grade lubricants have received a complete visual overhaul to ensure that the risk of contamination due to human error is minimized.
PURITY FG Trolley Fluid for hook and trolley systems is formulated to deliver tough wear and rust protection and long service life.
The Nanojet 2.0 tank cleaning machine features a highly sanitary design which fits into a 2" tri-clover access hole.
Grade M-58 has received approval from the FDA so that it can be used in food contact applications.
No-Tox Food Grade Dry PTFE Spray is a new multi-purpose, dry film lubricant in a convenient aerosol form that has been NSF-H1 approved for use in “clean industry” applications.
The LU™205 Food Grade Chain Lubricant is part of Company's expanded line of NSF® H1-Rated Food Grade Lubricants.
This High-Performance, 100% Synthetic Refrigeration Compressor Fluid is formulated for use in refrigeration compressor systems where a NSF H-1 Registered, food machinery grade lubricant is required.
DETEX™ products are NSF® registered chemicals specially packaged with metal and x-ray detectable plastic components to protect against foreign object contamination.
Heating equipment designed for harsh and damp environments helps keep employees warm and productive.
Hearthside Food Solutions’ 13 manufacturing plants and 5,000 employees manufacture snack bars for some of the world’s largest food companies. In the company's manufacturing hub in Grand Rapids, Mich., work is coordinated among several plants specializing in granola processing and bar manufacturing.
I’ve been through every plant you can think of, whether it produces motors, lawn mowers, refrigerators, treadmills, or Tequila Rose. From construction equipment to breathalyzers — I’ve seen it all. I even once toured the plant of a manufacturer of caskets, where rows of associates sewed linings with delicate care.
It happens repeatedly. A company adopts a new technology platform that ostensibly will ease the workload, streamline operational processes and result in overall gains in efficiency and budget spending. The intention is spot-on but the execution is decidedly less so.
With warmer weather on the horizon, it is important for food manufacturers to put prevention measures in place for warm-weather pests. Food Manufacturing spoke with Patricia Hottel about the steps processors can take to get a head start on spring pest prevention.