Armfield represented in Australia by Emona Instruments , design and manufacture miniature scale equipment for research and development in food processing, pharmaceutical, fragrances, edible oils, dairy, liquid foods and beverages industries. Armfield have released their 2009 catalogue covering over 32 items of processing equipment.
Armfield equipment enables researchers to develop new products quickly and economically and operates from batch sizes from 10 litres through to systems lined, providing continuous processing.
The range covers:
- HTST/UHT plate, tubular, direct steam injection, scraped surface and microwave heat exchangers for pasteurisation and sterilisation
- Scraped surface systems for crystallising and freezing
- Spray driers
- Spray chillers
- Aseptic fillers
- Batch processing vessels
- RO/UF units
- Oils processing covering deodorisers, hyrdogenators, neutraliser/washer/bleachers, and solvent extraction units
Results are recorded in real time and can be replicated on a larger plant. The Armfield range of miniature-scale R&D products enables users to test formulations quickly and economically and gain enough knowledge to scale up to pilot or a production plant.