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Machinery

Filling, Capping & Sealing

Stakeholders in the recent machinery upgrade at Arcobräu Gräfliches Brauhaus GmbH & Co. KG.
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German brewer upgrades

The Arcobräu Gräfliches Brauhaus GmbH & Co. KG brewery, headquartered in Germany’s Lower Bavarian village of Moos, has brought its bottling operations up to the very latest state of the art.
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ProSys: Plastic & metal tube combo filling/sealing machine

Able to fill up to 70 tubes/min with products as varied as cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, adhesives, sealants, and greases, the RT60 Metal & Plastic Tube Combo Filling & Sealing machine from ProSys Innovative Packaging is designed for plastic and metal tubes, features a servo-driven metering system, and a servo-driven lift mechanism for a vertical, air-free bottom up fill.
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Fowler: Inspection/rejection capping solution

The failsafe inspection/rejection capping system from Fowler Products, powered by Pro Mach, Inc., can cap and inspect more than 900 bottles/min, and provides verification that every cap is properly applied to the bottle; bottles failing inspection are shunted off to a reject lane before they leave the capping machine.
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Saudi Arabian water bottler to employ 'fastest PET line in the world'

Health Water Bottling Company expects to produce 134,000 bottles/hr with new PET line to meet rising demand for bottled water in Saudi Arabia’s booming market.
VIAL PACKAGING. Allergy Labs installed a new vial filling and closing machine with peristaltic pump filling technology for water-based, easily soluble products such as injectable, sterile drugs.
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Peristaltic pump put to the test at Allergy Labs

Allergenic extract manufacturer opts for filling and closing equipment with peristaltic pump technology for greater product safety and fill accuracy, and lower machine maintenance.
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Fill/seal/cook/chill system for seafood

Smalandskraftan of Nassjo, Sweden, is a leading Scandinavian processor of shellfish and other seafood.
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Spee-Dee: 20-gallon split hopper

See it at PACK EXPO, Booth # N-5441! Suitable for v f/f/s applications, Spee-Dee’s new 20-gal split hopper powder filler features tool-free changeovers and easy cleaning, reducing downtime and increasing productivity.
OPENING IT. To open the innovative PET container, consumers tear the perforated shrink label strip, twist off the closure, and peel open the foil/film membrane; the closure can also be used as a coaster.
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Single-serve PET stemware for wines

Induction sealing and the addition of an oxygen scavenger help ensure success of this innovative container approach in retail and foodservice venues.
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Harpak-Ulma: Tray sealing machine

See it at PACK EXPO, Booth #S-3752! Darfresh on Tray, a joint technology development with Sealed Air, is a revolutionary new skin packaging technology involving the Mondini Trave tray sealer that generates zero scrap loss and eliminates the need for scrap wind-ups; Darfresh on Tray is enabled by the innovative and patented Mondini “Platform Technology,” which allows a single tray sealing machine to produce a variety of packaging formats with minimal change-over time.
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Ideal-Pak: Automatic liquid filling machine

Part of its Premier Line of automatic fillers, the Ideal-Pak Model AE2-CNM automatic liquid filling machine delivers electronic net weigh filling for half-pint to one-gallon containers.
DOUBLE ACTING. Using tooling like this, the 20-head capping system now running in Truesdale, MO, pushes the aluminum capsule down onto the top of the bottle and also gently rolls on the cap, in the process forming the cap threads and tamper-evident band.
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Coca-Cola masters ROPP cap on aluminum bottle

Groundbreaking work with roll-on pilfer-proof technology has helped Coke move from an impact-extruded aluminum bottle to a much lighter drawn and ironed bottle.
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National Bulk Equipment: Bulk bag unloader/container filling system

Designed to reduce changeover times and provide improved throughput, National Bulk Equipment’s (NBE) sanitary bulk bag unloader conditions and discharges various semi free-flowing, hygroscopic, contaminable powders at a rate of 8,000 lbs/hr, while feeding the powders to the end-of-line consumer packaged goods (CPG) container filling system.
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ProSys: Syringe tip-filling system

Designed for table-top mounting, the ProSys ATV Manual Syringe Filler is a pneumatically-driven micro-dose volumetric dosing system for tip-filling 1ml up to 20ml syringes, delivering up to 20 doses/min.
Tray Seal Meats  – Protruding
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Tray Seal Meats – Protruding

Large roasts of various protruding heights packaged on tray seal skin machine.
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Optima: Modular system for filling syringes, vials, carpules

Optima Pharma’s INOVA SV is a highly-flexible, semi- or fully-automatic modular filling system that uses two, five, or ten filling points for syringes, vials, and carpules to attain an output of up to 18,000 products/hr; the dosing range extends from 0.1 ml to 50 ml.

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