BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

  • Centrifugal cutting machine improving quality and product safety used to process beetroot

    Centrifugal cutting machine improving quality and product safety used to process beetroot

    Baltussen Konservenfabriek may the oldest cannery in the Netherlands, but it is still going strong. Not only when it comes to innovative products, but also on a technical level. They have recently starting using a new cutting method for beetroot. Baltussen supplies a wide range of processed fruits and vegetables. The original cannery factory was founded in 1868, making it the oldest factory of this kind in the Netherlands. Since the demand for apple syrup, jam and other fruit preserves is decreasing, they are gradually switching to vegetable preservation. All their products are… Read more

  • Compact cutters in Fruit Attraction

    Compact cutters in Fruit Attraction

    Among the wide range of machines available by FAM, company providing cutting-edge solutions for foods, the equipment that was displayed at the Fruit Attraction 2017 booth favored compact equipment. Other main common characteristics are high quality cuts and especially simple and friendly handling, also suitable for beginners in the minimally processed industry. The FAM Tridis 240 marks a new generation of tridimensional dicers designed by FAM to excel in the most crucial performance indicators. The FAM Tridis 240 is designed for the very demanding frozen vegetable & fruit and French fry Read more

  • FAM presents its latest NECST™ product: the FAM Centris™ 400

    FAM presents its latest NECST™ product: the FAM Centris™ 400

    FAM proudly presents its latest cutting machine: the FAM Centris™ 400, a high-quality centrifugal cutting machine specially developed for the fruit, vegetable and potato industry. The FAM Centris™ 400 is part of the NECST™ product range, which stands for Next Evolution in Centrifugal Slicing Technology. It joins the FAM Centris™ 315 and the FAM Centris™ 315P, which were launched in 2014 and 2015 respectively. Read more

  • Lamb Weston Meijer invests in 4 new FAM cutting machines

    Lamb Weston Meijer invests in 4 new FAM cutting machines

    FAM, which specialises in industrial cutting machines for the food processing industry was founded in 1946, is also characterised by innovation and during the last two years has launched no less than 8 new machines. One of them was the FAM Tridis 240P, which was designed with the frozen fries sector in mind. The Tridis 240P has been tested and approved in cooperation with leading Flemish frozen foods companies, as well as by Lamb Weston / Meijer, which ordered four machines for their production plant at Bergen op Zoom. Read more

  • Deville Technologies will be representing the FAM line of cutting solutions in the United States

    Deville Technologies will be representing the FAM line of cutting solutions in the United States

    DEVILLE TECHNOLOGIES has represented the FAM product line since 2002 for cheese applications in Canada, the United States and Mexico; and since 2011 they have become the sole fruit, vegetable, meat and poultry applications distributor for Canada as well. Read more

  • The FAM Tridis™ 240 Perfect Performance Made Easy

    The FAM Tridis™ 240 Perfect Performance Made Easy

    FAM is proud to present the FAM Tridis™ 240 – Bringing capacity, efficiency and quality to a new level. The FAM Tridis 240 marks a new generation of tridimensional dicers designed by FAM to excel in the most crucial performance indicators. The FAM Tridis 240 is designed for the very demanding frozen vegetable & fruit and French fry industry. This dicer increases the maximum capacity known in the industry with at least another 10%, while maintaining an excellent cut quality. Read more

  • FAM Dorphy Eurobin: Only 1280 mm infeed height

    FAM Dorphy Eurobin: Only 1280 mm infeed height

    The FAM Dorphy, known as the ‘little giant’, is a three-dimensional cutting expert that offers all the advantages of an industrial dicer in a compact housing. It excels in numerous different applications such as onion rings, carrot dices, French fries and many more. Recently, FAM has designed a new execution of this small giant that provides superior comfort and safety for operators: The FAM Dorphy Eurobin. Its functional design allows batch feeding or continuous feeding with space for a Read more

  • Vezet chooses FAM cutting solutions

    Vezet chooses FAM cutting solutions

    35,000 kg of iceberg lettuce, 150,000 kg of leek, 100,000 kg of red bell peppers and no less than 250,000 kg of carrots, all processed in one week. The company Vezet BV located in Warmenhuizen is successful in processing about 1.5 million kg of product weekly. An important link in the production process is the quality of the cutting machines. The Dutch vegetable processing plant has been making use of the services of the Belgian Read more

  • FAM and Stumabo launch NECST: Next Evolution In Centrifugal Slicing Technology

    FAM and Stumabo launch NECST: Next Evolution In Centrifugal Slicing Technology

    FAM & Stumabo developed NECST, an ambitious R&D project to provide an answer to the key issues in the potato processing market. When fully completed, NECST will consist of a range of centrifugal slicers, cutting heads, parts and knives for the potato chips industry. With all the patented and patent pending innovations of the NECST technology, we can lead processors to a lower scrap rate, less starch loss and near elimination of tapered slices. In short, a perfect slicing Read more

  • Minimally processed & ready to eat: the best choice for perfect cut quality, flexibility and speed

    Minimally processed & ready to eat: the best choice for perfect cut quality, flexibility and speed

    The specialist in Industrial Food Cutting Machinery FAM and blades expert Stumabo International exhibited at the Interpom Primeurs trade fair 2014. At specific hours the visitors could attend demonstrations of the FAM Centris 315 and the FAM Dorphy cutting different species of produce. They demonstrated the outstanding cut quality, the very easy procedure to change the cutting tools, and how simple is to clean the machine. The FAM Centris 315 is designed for small to mid-sized companies looking for perfect cut quality and speed while Read more