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Benefits of Using Bi-Directional Pigs for Your Pigging System

Posted in on 6th March 2020

Different Types of Pipeline Pigs Many liquid processing industries, for example, food, beverages, confectionery, household goods, personal care, cosmetics, pet food, paint, and many others use pigging systems to recover product and clean the insides of pipes and tubing. The most important part of a pigging (also known as ‘liquid product recovery’) system is the

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HPS’s 25th Birthday Celebrations

Posted in on 28th February 2020

Happy Birthday, HPS Pigging! HPS celebrated its 25th birthday on the 26th of February 2020. In February 1995, HPS, originally known as Hygienic Pigging Systems, was formed. 25 years later, HPS is a global leader in hygienic (sanitary) pigging, as well as liquid product recovery, transfer and pipeline pigging solutions. We are delighted to reach

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How to Reduce Cross-Contamination Risks During Product Changeovers in Liquid Processing

Posted in on 21st February 2020

The Challenge of an Extensive Product Portfolio Competition in liquid processing industries such as food, beverage, personal care, cosmetics, and other processing industries is getting tougher. As a result, many companies have found that offering an extensive product portfolio is essential for meeting ever-changing customer demand and maintaining a competitive edge. So, chocolate and confectionery

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Pigging System Commissioning – What’s Involved?

Posted in on 13th February 2020

The Importance of Pigging System Commissioning When a pigging system is first installed, it is important to ensure that it is commissioned effectively and efficiently before it is put into operation. Pigging systems designed, manufactured and implemented by HPS nearly always include commissioning. Not only does pigging system commissioning ensure that the system is up

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Minimising Risks in your Process Pigging Project

Posted in on 7th February 2020

Prevalence of Pigging in Hygienic (Sanitary) Product Manufacture Liquid product recovery, often referred to as pigging, is in wide use in the process industries. It’s common in hygienic (sanitary) product manufacture, including food and beverage production as well as certain types of personal care liquids. Pigging is also used in manufacturing environments that are increasingly

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