The Food Safety Update section of Food Manufacturing is designed to offer our readers insight into the state of food safety concerns across the industry. We received hundreds of responses to this month’s survey on equipment acquisition.
Investment in equipment and software is expected to grow by 3.3 percent in 2013, according to the fourth-quarter update to the 2013 Equipment Leasing & Finance U.S. Economic Outlook released by the Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation.
LifeLine Foods' zero-waste plant in St. Joseph, Mo. is on its way to becoming one of the country's premier corn milling facilities.
Company introduces improved products to the brush and wall bracket lines from Vikan®.
The Chip Trapper™ offers a fast, easy way to clean large coolant sumps.
For the problem of ceiling condensation, Company offers a newly designed ceiling squeegee from Vikan®.
The Series 2000 inline helical gear drives and gear motors are designed to meet requirements in a variety of applications including industrial conveyors, food processing equipment and progressive cavity/positive displacement pumps.
In a free webinar, a hydraulic fluid expert will explain the benefits and applications for the many types of fire-resistant (FR) hydraulic fluids available to food manufacturers.
In a free webinar, a hydraulic fluid expert from Houghton International will explain the benefits and applications for the many types of fire-resistant (FR) hydraulic fluids available to food manufacturers.
The LM-16-FM telescoping light mast is capable of elevating up to 150 lbs. of equipment to heights of 16 ft.
Over the past two months, we’ve surveyed maintenance professionals to identify how the industry uses software to get organized, improve efficiencies and tackle other industry challenges. You’ll find the full report below, but here are three key takeaways.
The EPEXC-100-250V explosion-proof extension cord is designed to extend the reach of equipment in hazardous locations where power receptacles are not in close proximity to the work space.
Clampseal® and Camseal® automated vent and drain valves are offered in 1/2" through 4" sizes that automate processes, improve efficiency, assure precise closing, extend product life and reduce labor costs.
RapidFreeze treatment is designed for chemically sensitive areas in food processing plants.
Company's intelligent toxic gas detector is now IECEx approved and in compliance with international safety standards for explosive environments.
The ST102A Air/Gas Thermal Mass Flow Meter features an advanced dual-element averaging system, improving installation repeatability and accuracy for larger diameter pipes and ducts.
The HydroPulse provides a controlled intermittent liquid spray using only liquid pressure as the force for atomization in addition to a drip-free performance.
The ultra-flexible FireWire Cable is designed for high flexibility, mechanical stress, temperature extremes (-65°C to 165°C) and harsh environments.
Company's torque transducers measure torque and speed at the same time, including an integrated speed measurement system.
Company's SmartHolder was designed specifically for JNJ's SuperSaturated SmartWipes® canisters, to keep them readily available and easily accessible.
Infor Advanced Scheduling 5.5 enables production schedule optimization for process and complex manufacturing.
The LEDLB-60ET-IR infrared LED Light Bar offers high light output and extreme durability combined with versatile mounting and power options.
The plug-and-play Model T80 Universal Transmitter is a single-channel transmitter designed for the continuous measurement of seven common industrial plant parameters including pH, ORP, pION, Dissolved Oxygen, Turbidity, Conductivity or Resistivity.
Since it’s almost certain that every organization will experience a cyber security incident at some time, you need to be well prepared in advance. According to the 2013 Verizon Data Breach report, 22 organizations, mainly in manufacturing and professional services with only one to 100 employees, became a victim to cyber espionage last year.