Free press releases distribution network?

Agency / Source: Buhler Sortex Ltd

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!



The SORTEX E Optical Sorter Sets New Standards in Berry Processing - More efficient shape and colour sorting increases productivity, improves quality and reduces labour costs - BuhlerGroup.com
The SORTEX E Optical Sorter Sets New Standards in Berry Processing

 

PRZOOM - /newswire/ - London, United Kingdom, 2012/06/06 - More efficient shape and colour sorting increases productivity, improves quality and reduces labour costs - BuhlerGroup.com.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Manufacturing/Robotics Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Berry processors throughout the world have trusted the efficiency and reliability of Buhler's SORTEX range of optical sorters for many years. Now, with the availability of the SORTEX E, which employs advanced InGaAs technology, smaller volume processors can improve performance and reduce costs even more than was possible previously. The need for manual sorting by hand pickers is reduced dra-matically.

The SORTEX E has been trialled successfully in Europe and the USA. Two units are currently installed at a customer’s plant in the North West United States to sort blueberries, loganberries, raspberries and other berry varieties. David Adams, Buhler Sortex Business Manager reports that the customer is de-lighted with the results. “The volume handled maximises productivity. After one pass some hand picking is still required but by putting our two SORTEX Es in line, this requirement will be minimised so that the number of pickers needed will be reduced by 80pc,” he said.

The physical characteristics of berries vary. Blueberries, for example, are cultivated commercially in the United States and so are larger than the wild berries that are harvested in Eastern Europe and Scandi-navia.

With cultivated varieties, most EVM is extracted by mechanical pre-cleaning equipment prior to sorting. As a result the sorting process is primarily concerned with identifying discoloured berries and, of course, eliminating any residual EVM. Wild berries undergo a similar process but EVM contamination is at a higher level than with cultivated varieties. The challenge at the sorting stage therefore is to extract a higher level of EVM such as pine needles, stems, leaves and stick fragments. So the sorting process focuses on both colour and shape.

The SORTEX E sorts EVM primarily by shape but is also successful in identifying colour defects. Blue-berries, whether discoloured or unripened, can show green or yellow and raspberries, similarly, can be white, pink or brown. InGaAs technology performs a vital function in identifying plastic or wood frag-ments, cardboard and both light and dark coloured stones.

Buhler SORTEX (buhlergroup.com) continues to develop ever more advanced technology for an increasing range of prod-ucts. With the SORTEX E, smaller volume processors can enjoy the efficiencies that they may have believed were only accessible by the largest organisations.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Manufacturing/Robotics Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Agency / Source: Buhler Sortex Ltd

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick PRZOOM - Press & Newswire Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Manufacturing/Robotics articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


The SORTEX E Optical Sorter Sets New Standards in Berry Processing

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name PRZOOM - Press & Newswire and LINK as the source.
 
  For more information, please visit:
Is this your article? Activate ALL web links by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!
|
Contact: Marina Green - BuhlerGroup.com 
+44(0)20 7055 7777 sortexdigital[.]buhlergroup.com
 
PRZOOM / PRTODAY - Newswire Today disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Buhler Sortex Ltd securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Manufacturing/Robotics via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!




Read Latest Press Releases From Buhler Sortex Ltd / Company Profile


Read Manufacturing/Robotics Most Recent Related Press Releases:

Voith Builds New XcelLine Board Machine for Bohui Paper Group
LANXESS Pigments Used in Formula E
Voith Paper Offers Rebuilds of Medium-sized Paper Machines to Increase Production Capacity by up to 15%
SCHOTT to Showcase Highly Lightweighted, Monolithic ZERODUR® Mirror Blanks At SPIE Optics and Photonics 2017
LANXESS Doubles Membrane Production Capacity
MAN Engines Presenting Global Innovations for Agricultural Machinery and Cogeneration
Anti-corrosion Coatings Manufacturers Focus on Low-cost, High-performance Coatings for Asia-Pacific Market Finds Frost & Sullivan
The Navigator Company Selects Voith XcelLine Tissue Machine for Cacia in Portugal
SCHOTT Eternaloc® Electrical Penetrations Answer New Requirements of Innovative Twin High-Temperature Reactors [HTR] in Shidao Bay, China
BASF’s iGloss Clearcoat Offers Higher Gloss and Improved Scratch-resistance on Vehicles

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
 
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business
Find business coaching, life coaching, executive coaching and corporate coaching, best selling coaching books, ...



PREMIUM Members


Visit  La Bella Bakery Artisan Bakery Arizona

Visit  Intrinsic Executive Search Ltd

Visit  MagLar, Inc.







 
  ©2017 PRZOOM — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About PRZOOM | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneur newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today