Expanded piFLOW®p offers WIP function

Piab’s food/pharma conveyor line is now available with Wet-In-Place (WIP) function. Ensuring a safer working environment in food and pharmaceutical processing plants, Wet-In-Place (WIP) functionality has been added to Piab’s popular piFLOW®p vacuum conveyors. WIP spray nozzles are now available for inclusion/retrofitting in new and existing piFLOW®p conveying systems. The water sprayed by the...

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Positive Physical Control vs. Indirect Control – AUBURN

The two primary means of conveying bulk products are by pneumatic and mechanical conveying with the most common type of mechanical conveyor being the screw conveyor. Both methods have benefits in certain applications over others. In general, finer, more consistently sized materials as well as some granular and pelletized materials work well with pneumatic...

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Gentle vacuum conveying for the food industry – No more crushed candy!

How do you handle delicate things? Well gently, of course! And that is precisely what the innovative and aptly named piGENTLE™ technology does in Piab’s vacuum conveyor piFLOW®t, offering careful conveying of delicate food and sweets. Candy, nuts, seeds, nutraceutical tablets and capsules are difficult to handle in processing plants. More fragile than most...

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