Light Weight Wash Guns

Reduce operator fatigue by reducing the weight…… This new light weight wash gun is based on the traditional Dinga Gun that used in most processing plants in the UK. The gun has been redesigned using food quality glass reinforced Nylon 6 making it extremely durable, impact resistant and light weight. …

Focus: Gates Cyclone

Gates Cyclone is a purpose made washdown hose manufactured in the USA specifically for the food industry. It has been designed to with stand continual use and has an extra thick wall making it crush and kink resistant. Description: Cyclone is heavy duty light weight hose designed for continuous washdown …

Trelleborg Food Hose Assemblies

As a Trelleborg partner, Kiowa Ltd are able to offer application specific hose and hose assemblies for the food industry. Our hose assemblies can be used for: Unloading operations Transferring operations Processing Packaging Milk collection Trelleborg’s food hoses have a seamless extruded liner made from special rubber compounds which prevents …

Trelleborg Performer: Material handling hoses that will change how sites transport abrasive substances

…Without stating the obvious the user will have leaner production, reducing production downtime, costs and overheads. Most plants use steel pipes, but Natural Rubber (NR) is more wear resistant than steel, cheaper (material and frequency of replacement) and greener. The big block we found on the sale of these hoses …

Air is Money – The key to saving money in compressed air

Compressed air is one of the most important energy transmission media used in industry. More likely than not, these pneumatic installations do not include any monitoring facilities, this is a serious error, since 79% of the costs of compressed air are accounted for by the electricity used for generation and …

Transair Compressed Air Pipe Systems

The Transair Solution Quick assembly Durability Superior performance Reduced running costs Maximum energy efficiency Transair® is an innovative aluminium pipe-work system for the supply of air. It is quick and easy to install and ready for immediate pressurisation. Components are removable and interchangeable allowing easy modification. Transair® is designed for …

Habasit Cleandrive

The Cleandrive system is the new solution to Hygienic Belting from Habasit This new belt generation has been developed to support hygiene sensitive food processes and applications by combining the benefits of closed conveyor belt surfaces with the mechanical advantages of low tensioned, positive driven plastic modular belts. Habasit Cleandrive …

Festo for Water Treatment

10 good reasons for using pneumatics Customised automation with pneumatics not only minimises costs, it is also reliable, sturdy, explosion-proof and overload-proof Benefits of automation concepts with pneumatics: Saving costs by: Fast engineering and fast commissioning Simple pilot air supply Simple installation Fewer interfaces Longer service intervals Benefits of scale due …

Clean Design Components for safe food production

Stainless Steel Round Cylinder (CRDSNU) Easy to clean cylinder series in various mountings and designs Benefits to you: Easy to clean design and good corrosion resistance Long service life due to optional dry-running seal Two part bearing cap enables replacement of rod wiper seal Modular cylinder kit with numerous variants …

AV1100 Stainless Steel Hose Reel

From the New Kiowa Stainless Steel Hose Reel Range Showcase: Kiowa AV1100 Stainless Steel Hose Reel Model: Kiowa AV1100 Stainless Steel Rewind Type: Spring Rewind Construction: 304 grade stainless steel. Upgrade to 316 grade stainless steel available Pressure: 300psi to 3000psi – 20bar-200bar as standard. Upgrade to 5800psi/400bar available at …

Did you know you can buy Alikler and Citerdial food hose assemblies online?

Kiowa have created a standard range of food hose assemblies that are available to order online. The range uses Trelleborg’s Alikler and Citerdial hoses. This range of standard food hose assemblies are available from 1” to 3” internal Diameter and come in 0.25mtr incremental lengths from 0.75mtr to 4mtr and …

Vikan Vehicle Cleaning

Professional Vehicle Cleaning – Clean Cars Drive Better! The safety of drivers and other road users can be improved simply by keeping the vehicle’s windows, mirrors and lights clean as this greatly improves the visibility of the vehicle. Vikan have developed the Vikan Transport System which offers the widest range …

Festo Expert Knowledge for the Food and Beverage Industry

Overview of the basic conditions – The three zones The European standard DIN EN 1672-2 -“Hygiene requirements for food processing machines” defines three equipment zones: the food zone, the splash zone and the non-food zone. Festo provides comprehensive expertise, advice and the right products for your applications in all three …

Top 10 tips on selecting and installing Electrical Drive Automation solutions

Size from end effector upwards When considering a handling system of any type, always work from the end effector (gripper or vacuum) upwards. Firstly size the gripper, then any rotary actuator requirements. After this, size the vertical (Z axis) and then any horizontals (X and Y axis). Minimise quantity of …

Vikan Hygiene System

In all self monitoring / HACCP (Hazardous Analysis and Critical Control Point) systems, the implementation of good cleaning procedures is extremely important in ensuring good hygiene. One of the most importat issues is the prevention of cross-contamination. Vikan has devised a unique way of helping to eliminate cross-contamination, using colour …