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Automated Food Placement for Sandwich and Pizza Production (AFM 145) - FT0583

Description
To devise and develop smart conveyors to singulate, transport and accurately dispense wet, sticky and floppy ingredients (cucumbers, tomatoes and sausage), onto sandwich and pizza bases.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2001

To: 2003

Cost: £175,000
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Data Translation Ltd, CKF Systems Ltd, Hazlewood Foods PLC, University - Silsoe College
Keywords
Automation              
Food and Drink              
Food Hygiene              
Food manufacturing industry              
Process Technology              
Sandwiches              
Fields of Study
Resource Efficient and Resilient Food Chain