Walnuts are consumed for a variety of products, from whole walnuts to walnut flour. MPE engineers have worked with walnut products ranging in bulk density from 20 to 40 lb/ft3. As with all applications for conveying or process system design, MPE can test your application to develop custom solutions for you.
|Walnuts (In Shell)||20||0.32|
|Walnuts (Halved & Pieces)||25||0.4|
|Walnut Shells, Crushed||35||0.56|
Whole walnuts all the way to walnut flour can be challenging applications for some conveyors. MPE created the Chain-Vey to gently handle many of the most fragile and valuable applications that—before Chain-Vey—left walnut processors with limited options. Chain-Vey offers a tubular, dust-tight drag conveyor design built with an unbreakable chain and robust array of options tailored to each customer's needs.
High Capacities with Near-Zero Breakage
Chain-Vey has become one of the most sought walnut conveyors for because of its near-zero product breakage, easy cleaning, industry-leading reliability, and quiet, efficient operation.
Walnut System Equipment and Designs
Sometimes walnut processors need unique systems that only MPE has the expertise and design know-how to get it done right the first time. From unloading, to blanching, to packaging—equipment upgrades to greenfield projects—MPE is your partner is created the best custom process systems in the world.