Premier Foods

Airknife System

Airtec have produced a number of innovative bespoke drying systems for Premier Foods.


Premier Foods


Bespoke Dying Systems For Premier Foods.

Airtec have produced a number of innovative bespoke drying systems for Premier Foods.

Applications include; self contained conveyorised air knife systems, blower powered heater systems, PLC controlled compressed air nozzles, P.I.D. controlled heater systems, to name but a few examples.

Airtec’s self contained airknife systems are turn-key compact standalone water removal units for use in retail packing / despatch operations, automated assembly lines and other conveyorised operations. It incorporates a powered draining belt conveyor for product transportation, upper and lower air knives at the water removal position, an Airtec high-pressure blower and feedback controls suitable either for autonomous operation or integrated

Airtec Package Air Knife Drying System

The air knives can be height and angle adjusted and regulated (if required) to allow the optimum drying operation for a particular product. Other air delivery options can include, but not limited to, air spyder manifolds, air cannons (both static and reciprocating cannons for larger surface ares.

Noise is reduced to a minimum by load matching the blower to the particular application and the incorporation of acoustic attenuation where required to comply with health and safety limits/customer requirements.

Load matching the blower can also dramatically improve the energy efficiency over other blower driven airknife systems as we are not limited to supplying a sole type of blower for any particular application.

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To date, our numerous systems have utilised;
2 and 4 pole 50hz Centrifugal blowers-low, medium and high pressure.
Side channel blowers-single stage and twin stage
High Speed Centrifugal Blowers -4 to 11kw high speed centrifugal blowers.
The unit is simple to install requiring only one power source to the control panel.

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