Food & Beverage http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/taxonomy/term/6620/more en Pneumatic actuators http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/products/pneumatic-actuators <div class="node-body article-body"><p> Original Line of air cylinders has been expanded to include 12 bore sizes from 5&frasl;16 through 3 in. bore. Featuring stainless steel end caps, standard <img alt="" src="/site-files/hydraulicspneumatics.com/files/uploads/2012/02/Bimba-SSOL_hi-res.gif" style="width: 250px; height: 192px; float: right;" />urethane wipers, PTFE-based rod and pivot bushings, and food-grade synthetic grease, these non-repairable actuators are ideal for wash down environments common in the food processing industry.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/products/pneumatic-actuators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/products/pneumatic-actuators#comments Products Food & Beverage Cylinders & Actuators Tue, 14 Feb 2012 14:06:00 +0000 11751 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Pneumatics ensures food-processing reliability http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/food-amp-beverage/pneumatics-ensures-food-processing-reliability <div class="field-byline"> By Ken Korane, Contributing Editor </div> <div class="field-deck"> Air-powered sorting and handling systems stand up to high-pressure washdown, harsh chemicals, and temperature extremes. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> Chicken is big business. The U.S. produced nearly 37 billion lb of commercial chicken in 2010, and the average American consumes more than 80 lb each year. Getting that much meat from farm to table relies heavily on advanced automation, where reliability is critical, and pneumatics often plays a central role.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/food-amp-beverage/pneumatics-ensures-food-processing-reliability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/food-amp-beverage/pneumatics-ensures-food-processing-reliability#comments Food & Beverage Cylinders & Actuators Pneumatic Valves Fri, 10 Feb 2012 17:45:00 +0000 11451 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Non-contact transporter handles delicate objects http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/IndZone/FoodProcessing/Article/False/87862/IndZone-FoodProcessing <div class="field-deck"> A novel conveyor system ensures rapid parts handling with nodirect contact. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A novel conveyor system ensures rapid parts handling with no direct contact.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/IndZone/FoodProcessing/Article/False/87862/IndZone-FoodProcessing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food & Beverage Vacuum Technology Thu, 15 Sep 2011 04:00:00 +0000 5175 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Processing line cycling improperly http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/TechZone/Cylinders/Article/False/87869/TechZone-Cylinders <div class="node-body article-body">Processing line cycling improperly In the food and pharmaceutical processing industries, leaking actuators can contaminate products and cause expensive recalls. Even if food-grade hydraulic oil is used, it can affect the taste and even make ...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/TechZone/Cylinders/Article/False/87869/TechZone-Cylinders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food & Beverage Cylinders & Actuators hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/IndZone/FoodProcessing/94 hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/TechZone/Cylinders/73 Thu, 15 Sep 2011 04:00:00 +0000 5858 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Air-operated diaphragm pump makes for smooth service in beverage dispensing http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/IndZone/FoodProcessing/Article/False/87728/IndZone-FoodProcessing <div class="field-deck"> <p>Air-operated pump withstands thick, particle-filled mixes that would get caught in most other commercial food pumps.</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Air-operated pump withstands thick, particle-filled mixes that would get caught in most other commercial food pumps.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/IndZone/FoodProcessing/Article/False/87728/IndZone-FoodProcessing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food & Beverage hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/IndZone/FoodProcessing/94 Wed, 10 Aug 2011 04:00:00 +0000 7204 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Food-grade suction cup http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/IndZone/FoodProcessing/Article/False/87086/IndZone-FoodProcessing <div class="node-body article-body">SPG 33 SI-45 “candy suction cup” is bell shaped and made of food grade silicone for handling chocolate and other soft materials without damaging their surface. It is capable of handling various shapes, textures, and surfaces that may not yet be fully ...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/IndZone/FoodProcessing/Article/False/87086/IndZone-FoodProcessing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food & Beverage Vacuum Technology Fri, 11 Mar 2011 05:00:00 +0000 7739 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Food-grade lubricant http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/IndZone/FoodProcessing/Article/False/87079/IndZone-FoodProcessing <div class="node-body article-body">Omnilube family of food-grade synthetic oils and greases for incidental food contact are designed for long life. They are available for compressor, hydraulic, and other equipment. They meet USDA and FDA H-1, 21 CFR 178.3570, and conform to NSF and ...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/IndZone/FoodProcessing/Article/False/87079/IndZone-FoodProcessing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food & Beverage hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/IndZone/FoodProcessing/94 Fri, 11 Mar 2011 05:00:00 +0000 4497 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Pneumatics moves viscous foods http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/IndZone/FoodProcessing/Article/False/87069/IndZone-FoodProcessing <div class="node-body article-body">Air-operated piston pumps put the squeeze on viscous liquids.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/IndZone/FoodProcessing/Article/False/87069/IndZone-FoodProcessing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food & Beverage Thu, 10 Mar 2011 05:00:00 +0000 3801 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Multi-function actuators position food trays http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/TechZone/Cylinders/Article/False/86146/TechZone-Cylinders <div class="field-deck"> Fast cycling, clean operation, and precise positioning makes pneumatics a natural for food packaging equipment. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fast cycling, clean operation, and precise positioning makes pneumatics a natural for food packaging equipment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/TechZone/Cylinders/Article/False/86146/TechZone-Cylinders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food & Beverage Cylinders & Actuators Tue, 10 Aug 2010 04:00:00 +0000 4270 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Vacuum upgrades packaging machine http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/IndZone/FoodProcessing/Article/False/84559/IndZone-FoodProcessing <div class="field-deck"> Herr Foods maintains commitment to sustainable manufacturing with pump retrofit. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Herr Foods maintains commitment to sustainable manufacturing with pump retrofit.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/200/IndZone/FoodProcessing/Article/False/84559/IndZone-FoodProcessing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food & Beverage Vacuum Technology Tue, 14 Jul 2009 04:00:00 +0000 6717 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com