Bird populations are on the rise, and an interior bird issue can be more commonplace in the summer months. Birds become a greater threat to food facilities as birds carry diseases such as salmonella, and an interior bird problem can increase the potential for contamination if the bird reaches a sensitive area in the food plant.
The SEW Diagnostics app supports users experiencing errors with their frequency inverter. Users can simply enter the displayed error code and will quickly receive a list with possible causes and their corresponding solutions.
The Model PH-1 Meter Application Accessory for the iPhone or iPod measures pH accurately, presents the data in an easy-to-read format and supports email transmission of critical readings.
Company's Model BDW-1-HD is a compact, easy to install unit designed to wash and sanitize food soils from barrels, drums and other reusable containers up to 26 in. in diameter by 38 in. tall.
Company's highly flexible silicone-jacketed cables are designed to provide uninterrupted service and reliability for clean room robots. The units are non-contaminating and Class 1 Clean Room rated for continuous motion applications.
The PCH Series of portable dust collection systems provides source-point collection of airborne contaminants and prevents contaminants from migrating throughout the facility to settle on equipment and fixtures, contaminate product, or present physical hazards to personnel.
Patented steel can trough and return idlers include two tapered roller bearings in each hub (4 per idler) for significantly longer service life.
The 1-cubic yard capacity Poly-Trux® P-405 Heavy Duty tilt truck is rotationally molded with a proprietary internal rib design in a single piece from high density polyethylene (HDPE) and set within a powder coated steel support frame and base that together safely accommodate up to 1,300 lbs.
The founder of LeanOldDude.org presents a few leading indicators of plant inefficiency. They jump right out at you if look for them.
FB70-PVC tubing for food and beverage applications is made from FDA Title 21 approved ingredients and is listed with NSF. Under NSF-51 requirements, the product has been certified for use in dairy, alcohol (less than 8%), acidic and non-acidic applications.
Quick Talk™ RQT is an industrial-grade radio transmitter with sensor inputs and voice recording storage that automatically alerts radio-equipped individuals when plant conditions change.
The Resin-Set DRS (Dual Retention System) is designed as an improvement in brush filament retention where each tuft is anchored into the brush back with food-grade stainless steel stapes, and then epoxy resin is floated in.
The HOBO® UX90 Motor On/Off Logger is a matchbox-sized, LCD-display data logger for monitoring run-times of motors, pumps, compressors and other equipment.
Manufacturing is clearly growing at a solid pace led by pent-up demand for consumer durables, such as motor vehicles, business equipment and medical devices and, as a result, manufacturers are hiring.
The MEMOLUB® ONE LPS is a low-pressure, 240cc, single-point, self-contained automatic lubricator with simple operation and low environmental impact.
The UBD rotating spray head offers 360° coverage for the cleaning of the inside of small tanks, process vessels, pipes and other small containers. The standard unit is made completely of 316L stainless steel with a high polished finished, making it ideal for the food industry.
An ammonia leak briefly disrupted operations at a northeast Nebraska pork plant and sent 40 workers to area hospitals for evaluation.
Master Bond MasterSil 153 is an addition cured system that does not require air for complete cross-linking.
The EP30D-10 elastometer system offers the strength, flexibility, performance and adhesive qualities traditionally associated with epoxies, along with the toughness and abrasion resistance of polyurethanes.
Recent global economic challenges have caused most manufacturing sectors to focus heavily on maximizing cost-efficiency; however, leading food and beverage processors have more pressing concerns. What could be more important than the bottom line? In a word: safety.
LumiBright FC™ fiber-coupled LED light engines are ideal for fiber optic applications in industrial and laboratory equipment. The product is ideal for machine vision and industrial borescopes.
The Traco Power TEP 150WI series with input filter module is designed to meet high EMC demands like conducted noise in accordance to EN55022 class B and increased burst and surge immunity without external components.
The MD Series of rotary feeder valves is constructed with an 8-vane rotary valve that ensures proper pressure sealing at the inlet and outlet flange. The optimal seal produced can reduce compressed air loss by up to 28 CFM per year.
Company has launched YES!, a new global rapid availability program for its line of APEX metal detectors. The program addresses a variety of time-critical issues ranging from crisis response for recalls to production disruptions due to equipment failure.
The DustBoss® DB-M is well suited to operating conditions involving very fine dust particles, including slag dust or fly ash. The unit generates an umbrella-shaped cloud of atomized droplets averaging 50-200 microns in size, projecting the mist about 30 feet (9.14 meters) under calm conditions.