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Versatility of Chain-Vey in Nearly All Pet Food Production Processes

BY MPE | August 3, 2020 | Case Study , Chain-Vey

Pet food production entails multiple intermediate steps to turn raw ingredients into kibble and treats. MPE’s familiarity with the pet food processing industry goes back over 60 years, when our roller mill equipment first entered pet food production facilities. In the late 2000s, MPE’s Chain-Vey tubular drag conveyors first appeared inside pet foot facilities for

Screw Conveyors vs. Chain-Vey

BY MPE | April 20, 2020 | Case Study , Chain-Vey

It’s not all too uncommon when walking through grain processing areas of craft breweries to see an old PVC pipe covered in a patchwork of duct-tape and thin sheet metal. Awkwardly suspended between two pieces of equipment, the conveyor limps along leaking product from the most recent wear point, or weak patch, accumulating on the

Coffee Processing Plant Build of the Year

BY Edmund Sinnott | March 16, 2020 | Case Study , Process System Coffee Chain-Vey

A large coffee import and processing company wanted to grow its green coffee cleaning, processing, and handling capacity. The company relied on MPE’s Systems Engineering Group to design the majority of its process system with key features such as tubular drag conveyance, custom-designed mezzanine funnels, automated batching, and dust collection, among others. “We wanted to provide the customer with

Spice Company Uses GPX to Produce Highest Quality Ground Spices

BY Edmund Sinnott | October 22, 2019 | Case Study , Food, Chemical, & Mineral

Epices de Cru is a tea and spice company based in Montreal with the mission to seek and curate spices and teas from the world’s greatest terro

Chain-Vey Has Fragile Pasta Covered

BY MPE | November 28, 2018 | Case Study , Chain-Vey

Roma Foods Co. is a large food processor in Ashton, Illinois specializing in high quality pastas as well as fragile dehydrated potatoes.

Real World Test of Conveying Pistachios

BY MPE | November 12, 2018 | Case Study , Chain-Vey

We tested Chain-Vey’s claim of gentleness on one of the industry’s most fragile and premium nuts: pistachios. We took samples at various pocket fills and conveyor speeds.

Bird Feed Conveyance: A Case Study

BY MPE | September 10, 2018 | Case Study , Process System Chain-Vey

Located in Fort Dodge IA, Premier Bird Foods produces high quality bird feed.

Ballast Point Tubular Conveyor Case Study

BY Edmund Sinnott | July 11, 2018 | Case Study , Chain-Vey

Ballast Point Brewing Company is a craft brewer in San Diego.

Chain-Vey Solves Headaches for Brewery

BY MPE | May 18, 2018 | Case Study , Chain-Vey

A craft brewer owned flexible screw augers for some time, using them to transport grain and grist.

Chain-Vey for Flour Works Wonders over Screw and Pneumatic Conveyors

BY MPE | May 1, 2018 | Case Study , Chain-Vey

A large flour producer in the US manufactures and distributes corn flour as an ingredient in various food products.