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Feeding Multihead Weighers

Multihead Weigher fed by Vibratory Conveyor

Multihead weigher installed in a factory being fed by cox and plant vibratory conveyors, fully wash down friendly. Conveying frozen mixed veg.

Conveying Chicken Pieces

See how we can convey bulky chicken pieces using our unique vibratory conveyor system and how our synchronisation system can accurately feed multihead weighers.

Frozen Seafood Processing

We can supply full turnkey solutions for your food production line. Here we see frozen prawns going through multiple processing stages which includes laning conveyors, metering conveyors, crosshead feeders, incline conveyors, glazing conveyors and high-speed lifters

Moving Salad on Vibratory Conveyors

We can move most products on our vibratory conveyors, here we have lettuce leaves which are difficult to process on belt conveyors

Vibratory Conveyors Feeding Multihead Weigher

Typical Cox & Plant electromagnetic vibratory conveyors feeding multiple Ishida Multihead Weighers.

7 component repacking lines for 4 & 3 mix feeds to Multihead weigher

Repack lines allow full flexibility from processing lines, you the client pack your product on demand on a JIT [just in time] production schedule. Each line can be customised to suit your factories needs by adding Quality control inspection tables, glazing, metering, bunker / hopper / bulk storage.

Vegetarian Food Processing – Daisy Chain Evenfeed Conveyors

This system uses a daisy chain design so our vibratory evenfeed conveyors can transport products the length of the factory with ease. Our SMART distribution systems and vibratory feeder conveyor ensure an accurate feed into the multihead weighers.

Vegetarian Food Processing – Turnkey Projects

We can provide you with a full turnkey project or work with your preferred partners to supply you with a revolutionary production line. In this example, you can see the product from the freezer outfeed and buffer storage, through to gated distribution conveyors and feeding multihead weighers.

Grading and Sizing Food

Peanut Grading

Using our graders we can sort your snack food and nuts by size. The graders can be built to meet your exact needs and by using decks, we can grade multiple different sizes on the same conveyor.

Grading Mushrooms 

Using our grading conveyors we can grade different sized mushrooms. We can set the aperture size to your exact requirements and we can grade up to 3 different sizes on one conveyor through the use of decks

Grading Conveyor

In this video we show you how grading conveyors work. They will remove any unsatisfactory products from fines and slithers through to larger produce as the apertures can be customised to meet your requirements. They can also be built on a triple deck inline conveyor to minimise any production line disruption

Glazing, Grading, Laning Conveyors

Frozen raspberries are evenly distributed before being graded, fine removal of loose particles, removal of snow and ice, then the raspberries are glazed with a 5% water addition before finally being laned prior to weighment to the punnet feeding system.

Vibratory Conveying

Vibratory Conveyors Feeding Multihead Weigher

Typical Cox & Plant electromagnetic vibratory conveyors feeding multiple Ishida Multihead Weighers.

Moving Salad on Vibratory Conveyors

We can move most products on our vibratory conveyors, here we have lettuce leaves which are difficult to process on belt conveyors

Transfer conveyor for feeding multi directional food streams

At Cox & Plant we understand your space restrictions, the transfer conveyor is ideal for feeding multi directional food stream

Metering Conveyor Used for Bean Processing

Metering conveyor handling dry beans / pulses / coffee beans at an average speed of 20 metres per minute.

Conveying Chicken Pieces

See how we can convey bulky chicken pieces using our unique vibratory conveyor system and how our synchronisation system can accurately feed multihead weighers.

ATEX 35 conveyor processing sugar

Metering conveyor with 250 litre storage hopper to ensure the product is broken up from a mass volume to allow for onward processing prior to packaging. These conveyors can be supplied Atex certified as required.

Air Actuator for Frozen Vegetables

Vibratory conveyor transporting frozen cauliflower in a food production factory.

Gentle Ice Cube Handler

Gentle action, zero damage trials conveying Ice cubes for major supermarket contract packers. Our experience includes, full distribution systems to handle the ice cubes from the forming machine through to packing. Throughput of up to 20 tonnes per hour (TPH) can be accommodated.

Distribution conveyor for perfectly separated products

Evenfeed distribution conveyors are an ideal solution to feed either a dry belt or a freezer infeed with a monolayer of perfectly separated products.

Detangling System for Salad Leaves

Watercress trials on a detangling conveyor.

Extruded pellets prior to frying

Extruded pellets prior to frying being conveyed on a 4mm stroke inclined at 10 degrees.

Fresh Poultry Handling

200 litre dolley tipper discharging fresh poultry for trials on serrated edge conveying surface which ensures efficient handling of products

Distribution Systems

Gated Distribution System

Gated distribution system handling 10 tonnes per hour of frozen mixed vegetables being packaged via 4 Ishida Multihead Weighers.

Infeed system to the bunker distribution system for mixing line

10 tonne per hour (TPH) Infeed system to the bunker distribution system for mixing line. As each storage hopper requires to be replenished with product the system calls for product, the quadrant gate opens and that hopper is then filled to satisfy the demands of the system. Whilst this system is simple to operate it is also foolproof, to ensure the menu mix accuracies are maintained at all times.

Gateless Distribution System

Distribution system to feed multiple applications using a gateless system which is ideal for snack food and cereal based products.

Cluster Busters

Confectionary and Gummy Candy Block Breaker

Our Cluster Buster can also be used for confectionery and other produce to break up compacted blocks into individual pieces, ready for the next processing stage.

Cluster Buster – Processing frozen blocks and clusters to IQF (individually quick-frozen) produce

Middle East Cluster Buster for 14 different frozen vegetables to return them from frozen blocks and clusters to IQF (individually quick-frozen) produce

Separating Frozen Chicken Blocks 

This multi-purpose, fully adjustable impact equipment is a high powered cluster buster for separating frozen chicken blocks of comprising of breasts, thighs, wings, and legs. This was completed during testing stages before it went to the clients location

Cluster Busters for Frozen Food Clusters

Block frozen prawns passed through Cox & Plant Cluster Buster to break up frozen clusters to ensure product is returned to individual instant quick frozen pieces for onward processing.

Incline & Elevate Conveyors

Confectionary on a 15 Degree Incline Using a Vibratory Conveyor

Using our electromagnetic vibratory conveyors, we can incline sugary sweets and jelly confectionery with ease on a 15-degree incline. This is ideal if you need to move your confectionery produce to another level or piece of processing equipment.

Chicken Nuggets Using a Spiral Elevator

You can see how frozen chicken nuggets easily move onto another level with our spiral elevator, which has a small footprint and it does not comprise the quality of the product

Incline Conveyor Multihead Feeder

Vibratory conveyor transporting salad at an incline of 10 degrees, conveyor is running at 5mm

Lift and Tip Units

Bulk tipper being put through quality control, this machine will be stripped down for transport and reassembled at the customers factory.

Spiral Elevator Conveyor System

Spiral elevator for a concise footprint design lifting to heights of up to 8 metres. This energy efficient, low maintenance, food conveyor is used within a factory with limited space and in this footage feeding nuts to a crosshead feeder and onto a multihead weigher.

Food Processing Incline Conveyor at 18˚ 

Incline conveyors can be designed up to a maximum of 20 degrees, but this is strictly product dependant and subject to product trails at our facilities.

Bucket Elevator 

Mixing line set to trickle feed bucket elevators, pizza topping conveyors

Frozen Chips Using an Incline Conveyor

Incline conveyors move your products up or down to the required level.

Spiral Elevator – Almonds

Using a spiral conveyor to elevate your almonds eliminates any chip and scratch, retaining your product quality.

Align and Lane

Laning and Aligning Toffees – Cox and Plant

We can lane and align almost any product due to the range of different contact surfaces that we have. Here, you can see that we can move sticky toffees and confectionary with ease.

Sweetcorn Laning and Alignment Conveyor

We can align various different products ready for the next process stage

Garlic Bread Cheese Topping 

Different SKUs based on the amount of cheese topping on the same machine

Mixing and Flavouring

Mixing Drum – ensure a visual mix of the accurately metered products.

Mixing drums are ideal to ensure a visual mix of the accurately metered products and have a final tumble prior to packaging.

Flavouring Systems for Dry Ingredients

Flavour system is available in two options for dry ingredients, either loss in weight or a volumetric system. Cox & Plant project managers can advise on the perfect solution for your system. All snack foods catered for including slurry mix. Our product range includes the full system including vibratory conveyors, tumble drum and flavour addition which is fully PLC controlled.

Flavour System for Crisps & Potato Chips

Our volumetric flavour systems deliver a precise and consistent flavour across your range.

Glazing

Preservation of frozen food via a glazing conveyor

Salad products are typically very hard to handle requiring powerful linear motion to ensure the product is kept live in order to effectively convey. We offer a range of solutions for the whole spectrum of salad leaf.

Glazing, Grading, Laning Conveyors

Frozen raspberries are evenly distributed before being graded, fine removal of loose particles, removal of snow and ice, then the raspberries are glazed with a 5% water addition before finally being laned

Glazing, Laning and Addback Conveyors

This food processing system is used to convey broccoli, add a glaze and allow for inspection.

Corporate Information

PPMA Show Day 2019

We were exhibiting at PPMA Total this year with some of our food conveying equipment on display