Posts in the Blog category

Minimising Production Downtime in Food and Drink Manufacture

Posted in on 17th August 2018

Production Downtime Causes Problems for Food and Drink Manufacturers Downtime refers to a period during which production has stopped or equipment or machinery is not working correctly. Its one of the biggest challenges facing food and beverage manufacturers due to the cost implications associated with it. For a food and beverage processing plant,  the typical cost

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How Pigging Efficiently Cleans Pipelines and Recovers Product – Video

Posted in on 10th August 2018

New Video Shows Recovery Efficiency of the HPS Pig Due to the rising costs of raw materials, greater competition, and the increasing need to reduce waste and improve environmental sustainability, processing companies are realising the cost-saving potential of recovering liquid or wet product from pipelines. That’s why hygienic (or sanitary) pigging systems are becoming increasingly

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The EU Industrial Emissions Directive and the Beverage Industry

Posted in on 27th July 2018

About the EU Industrial Emissions Directive The EU Industrial Emissions Directive (IED) refers to the legal measures that companies are required to follow to reduce their harmful industrial emissions. This includes emissions of wastewater and generation of waste. Although the rules were initially implemented in 2011, EU regulators are currently proposing a series of best

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The Food Industry and the Plant-Based Eating Trend

Posted in on 20th July 2018

Plant-Based Eating – A New Trend on the Rise The plant-based food market is booming. It’s estimated to reach $4.63 billion in 2018 and this figure will increase to $6.43 billion by 2023. That’s according to a report by Markets and Markets. And it’s not just vegans and vegetarians who are contributing to the growth.

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Pigging Questions (and Answers)

Posted in on 13th July 2018

Recent Questions We’ve Been Getting About Pigging Having over two decades experience in the process pigging industry, we’re always being asked a host of questions on liquid product recovery (pigging) and distribution systems. So, we’ve listed some of the most recent questions we’ve been getting asked. For reference, previously questions we’ve been asked about pigging

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