INDUSTRY SOLUTIONS / FOOD & BEVERAGES

Food and beverage automation

Integrate operations, improve performance and achieve product consistency.

Overview

The food and beverage industry faces many challenges: including how to meet the needs of more people, how to sell healthier and safer products, how to adapt to consumers' ever-changing dietary habits, how to resolve frequent fluctuation problems in raw material supply and energy costs, and how to design environmentally friendly factories and supply chains.  These challenges and problems cause that the food and beverage industry faces many challenges: including how to meet the needs of more people, how to sell healthier and safer products, how to adapt to consumers' ever-changing dietary habits, how to resolve frequent fluctuation problems in raw material supply and energy costs, and how to design environmentally friendly factories and supply chains.  These challenges and problems are expanding. In order to overcome the challenges, you have to try your best, and resolutely fulfill your corporate responsibilities while improving competitiveness.

Consumers are constantly looking for new and different products, and the taste and nutritional value is the first factor to be considered. This means that your factory must quickly produce new and high-quality products, maintain low price, and improve food safety. Based on interconnection of enterprises, we can help food and beverage manufacturers master changes in consumer tastes in a more sensitive manner. The interconnection of enterprises can provide relevant real-time information, and transform the operation mode of food and beverage manufacturers through intelligent manufacturing. Information based manufacturing enables you to resolve the toughest challenges:

  • Increase output
  • Improve productivity
  • Mitigate security risks
  • Optimize resource management
  • Improve asset utilization ratio

We have rich experience in supporting the automation of large-scale food and beverage manufacturers. We can offer comprehensive manufacturing solutions to promote the realization of optimal factory performance, thereby to improve productivity and profitability.

Based on our solutions, your company can:

  • Improve efficiency
  • Reduce lifecycle costs
  • Maintain quality
  • Achieve more flexible manufacturing operation

Abilities and advantages

The product combination of PowerFlex® converter, Kinetix® servo driver and CENTERLINE® motor control center from Allen-Bradley can provide solutions for any application projects requiring speed, torque or position control. It will get more advantages when being combined with our Logix control architecture: Reduce design time, constantly master the operation information, and improve work efficiency.

Accelerate your system design in a single design environment

Based on our Studio 5000 Automation Engineering & Design Environment®, you can integrate design and engineering applications into one framework. Using Studio 5000 for configuration and programming of Allen-Bradley motor control equipment, it can reduce the engineering time, understand operation status, and make more informed decision driven by data, so as to help you lower your total cost of ownership.

Frequency converter system

Maximize machine availability and reduce project risk.

That to coordinate motors in complex machines requires specific expertise. For this reason, you need to cooperate with experienced providers, so as to deliver converter system meeting technical requirements and project schedule. With rich expertise in various industries, we can offer comprehensive frequency converter solutions, and help you minimize project risk and improve productivity. We have experienced engineers who are very familiar with local regulations, standards and application project requirements, and are able to meet your needs.

 

Single security network infrastructure

Integrated industry and enterprise systems

 

Manufacturers need to further improve the modes and contents of information sharing in the operation process. The receipt and use of real-time information can help enterprises improve agility and productivity. Based on the EtherNet/IPTM network, your factories and enterprises can be connected safely and reliably. We use a comprehensively open system approach to safely connect your enterprise. Our products, solutions and professional services can help you build network infrastructure, industrial information security, automation and information solutions.

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