Topic: Food and beverage processing

Preserve Powder Profits with Dry Link’s HCV

High-Containment Split-Butterfly Valves (HCV) from Dry Link eliminate spillage, contamination and unsafe transfer of expensive and often hazardous powders used in cosmetics, pharmaceutical, biotech and food processing. Dry Link’s HCV features a split-butterfly valve, patented seal design and safety interlocks that prevent accidental powder releases during transfer. The HCV’s total containment prevents toxic materials from contaminating the atmosphere, equipment and workplace surfaces, which can lead to hazardous… Read more »

Improve Site Safety with Dry Link Couplings

Dry Link dry-disconnect hose couplings help promote safe, sanitary processing. By trapping fluids in pharmaceutical, chemical and food processing lines before they have an opportunity to drip onto the ground — or in some applications, before they drip directly onto machine operators — they effectively help prevent slips, falls and exposure-related incidents. In addition to reducing liability, the couplings help avoid costly clean-ups and preserve the… Read more »

Streamlining Food Production: Sanitary Graco Bin Evacuation System Speeds Processing, Reduces Injuries

Although temperatures are cooling down outside, things are heating up at Maryland-based Protenergy Foods Corp. Protenergy manufactures aseptic low-acid beverage and food products, and autumn means one thing: the busy soup season is here. Triangle Process Equipment, in collaboration with Graco, recently provided Protenergy with an innovative processing solution — the SaniForce® Bin Evacuation System (BES) — that has allowed… Read more »

Building Customer Value Through Quality Craftsmanship and Fast Deliveries

For over 40 years Enerquip LLC has paired a commitment to craftsmanship with a Midwestern work ethic to provide custom shell and tube heat exchangers in about half the time of the industry average — a real asset for operations facing tight project deadlines. Serving the food, beverage, pharmaceutical and industrial markets, Enerquip bucks the “one-size-fits-all” trend to… Read more »

THE BOTTOM LINE: How Smart Equipment Purchasing Strategies Pay Off

Processing equipment that improves plant efficiency is playing an increasingly important role in profitability for food manufacturers. Beginning with this edition of the newsletter, Triangle Process Equipment will regularly present advice in “The Bottom Line” aimed at helping food processors realize cost-effective equipment investments. Our first topic: the importance of consultation. Long before research begins for equipment replacement, discriminating food… Read more »

Triangle Hosts Powder Mixer Training

In early April, Triangle Process Equipment hosted a training session for area biopharm and engineering companies at the Golden LEAF Biomanufacturing Training & Education Center, located on the campus of North Carolina State University. The training session was led by Mixing/ Blending Product Manager Dan Osiedacz and Southeast Regional Sales Manager Craig Zeni, both from… Read more »

For Fast Blending, Try Fristam’s Powder Mixer

The Powder Mixer from Fristam Pumps® delivers high-performance and quick blending of wet and dry ingredients. Specifically manufactured to suit a variety of applications, the Powder Mixer features an FZX Pump with 5 to 60 HP and an FS Shear Blender that can deliver 15 to 75 HP. The FS Shear Blender’s intermeshed system of rotating teeth and stationary teeth disperses clumps and… Read more »