F.P. Packaging & Denesting Equipment
Leaders in the design and manufacture of tray denesting and pick & place machinery, offering extremely high performance, designed to handle a massive range of tray types and applications. There are 4 main types of denesting method - 1) Pneufeed Tray Denester - An air jet venturi system 2) Reciprocating Placer – Medium speed vacuum sucker pick off 3) Series 5 Tray Denester – Intermittent finger mechanism 4) Rotary Placer – Higher speed rotating sucker pick off.
FP Conveying & Tray Trasfer
Flighted, plain belt, and platen conveyors are manufactured to required food quality specifications. Fully automatic product transfer from plain belt to flighted conveyor can also be supplied.
Automatic product transfer systems can be used to feed trays or naked product from the a plain belt conveyor into the flights of a flowrapper infeed
FP Pneufeed Tray Denester
Reduce labour costs with fully proven low maintenance denesting.
Based on the proven Pneufeed Denester, with over 500 installations, we have further developed our manufacturing programme to include not only all types of denesting for foil, plastic and board containers, but in addition conveying and presentation of containers for secondary packaging or handling operations, including presentation for product loading and accurate placing.
FP Series 5 Dispens-a-Tray
Ideal for denesting expanded polystyrene trays, aluminium foil trays and other plastic trays with suitable denest features. In addition, special applications are also possible using irregular shaped trays. Double or multi-lane variations are available for two or more rows of trays to be denested simultaneously, or in any required sequence.
FP manufacture belt driven tamping stations for continuous motion tamping of containers and lids. These can be easily and quickly adjusted for height by hand wheel.
FP Tray & Handling Systems (1)
In the meat industry a number of systems have been supplied for automatically loading meat portions into plastic trays at speeds in excess of 70 trays per minute per lane.
Product & Tray Handling (2)
Denesting, labeling and re-stacking line for ice cream tubs
FP Planetary Placer
A continously rotating assembly of two or four rotating heads provides top reliability and an unsurpassed ability to handle high line speeds. The rotary design provides true planetary motion. Ideal for a wide range of applications the Planetary Placer can also be custom engineered into turnkey lines to complete highly efficient and totally automatic production lines.
FP Reciprocating Placer
This denester has the unique combination of speed, accuracy of placement and flexibility to help solve the most difficult handling tasks. A reciprocating pick & place head driven by a powerful servo motor allied to an extremely flexible magazine arrangement for quick, easy and repeatable size changes. The Reciprocating Placer can be custom engineered into turnkey lines to complete highly efficient and totally automatic production lines.
FP Snap on Lidding Applications
All system components feature quick and easy size change features to handle different container sizes and heights. System shown includes conveyor and tamping station modules.
FP Turn key
Having the widest range of denesters from any one source we have supplied complete turnkey tray dispensing lines for many varied applications. This automated concept is suitable to a wide range of applications within the food industry where trays, cartons and pots are used.
Whether your product is manually fed, automatically weighed, augered or pumped, there are solutions which allow us to offer turnkey tray denesting, loading and transfer systems.