Client: Colby Powder Systems Australia
Project: Integrated Filler System – Milk Powder
Duration: 3 months
Colby Powder Systems is the recognized world leader in powder handling and storage. They have the technology and knowledge required to manufacture integrated powder handling and packaging systems from process to package.
Hennessy Group has formed a partnership with Colby Powder to implement the electrical design (in association with Colby engineers) and assembly of all electrical components on their range of filling equipment.
Recently this involved the assembly of an IFS Integrated Filling System. The IFS30-G is a fully integrated filling and closing system, in a compact assembly, incorporating high efficiency modified atmosphere processing with a 1,500mm x 1,750mm footprint.
Not only does this lower the space required it increases the system efficiency by completing the can filling, gassing and closing process in one machine.
The filling system uses state of the art closed loop, feedback technology combined with gross check weighing, to achieve high accuracy and excellent repeatability. This enables reduced product giveaway and less rejects.