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Filling, Capping & Sealing

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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.
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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.
A packing workstation at the Stanley Black & Decker DC in Tessenderlo, Belgium.The sensor-controlled silo is filled with the air cushions.
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Air cushion dispenser helps DC meet targets

New air-cushion void fill machines allow Stanley Black & Decker to package more than 16,000 shipments per day for retail stores and regional DCs.
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Bulk bag fillers increase speed 15X

The installation of three gain-in-weight bulk bag filling systems for peanut producer Golden Grove significantly increases packaging speed and improves accuracy by 400%.
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Parsons-Eagle: Linear scale

See it at PACK EXPO, Booth #S-2001! A reliable, heavy-duty scale system for weighing free-flowing and semi-free flowing products such as sugar, ground meal, seeds, and more, the Parsons-Eagle Duplex E-Series HS Linear Scale is suited for large pre-made bag-, case-, and drum-filling of product from 10 lbs up to 110 lbs, and can be configured for semi-automatic applications or fully integrated high-speed production lines.
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Oystar USA: Filling/sealing machine

See it at PACK EXPO, Booth #3882! The new M-FS 30 Filling and Sealing Machine for pre-formed cups from Oystar USA features a chainless drive concept allowing automated format changes in less than 20 min, significantly improving equipment availability for production.
QUALITY INSPECTION. An inspection system immediately following the monobloc rinser/filler/capper on Line 9 (left) inspects the package fill level and cap placement. The same system is also used on Lines 8 and 10.
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Diageo invests $120M in three new bottling lines

Diageo expands its Plainfield, IL, bottling facility with three new high-speed lines, including a 300-bpm glass bottle line and a 260-bpm filling line for PET flasks.
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MAP meat line is fast and flexible

When this large meat processor in southwest Germany needed more capacity, management relied heavily on two key OEM partners for a tightly integrated solution.
BOTTLE TRACKER. As bottles travel up to the BottleTracker by conveyor, an outsert machine applies a topsert on top of the bottles. This is a folded leaflet applied to the top of each bottle that contains information related to the product.
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Apace sets the pace in pharmaceutical serialization implementation

Contract packager sees investment in serialization on its bottling and blister thermoform/fill/seal lines as an opportunity to gain business and a competitive edge.
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Federal Mfg.: Hygienic pressure/gravity filling machine

This innovative new solution is designed to reduce product waste, deliver fast filling of viscous food products, and give the customer greater flexibility. The unit can also be used to fill non-viscous food products for two machines in one solution.
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PneumaticScaleAngelus: Can seamer series

See it at Pack Expo 2014, Booth #S-2100! Angelus V-Series Can Seamers from PneumaticScaleAngelus (PSA) includes eight models equipped with between three and 18 seaming heads, and provides speeds from 75 to 2,500 cans/min.

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