About InLine Engineers
InLine Engineers, A Gray Company, has been providing engineering and project management services for the development and execution of capital projects relating to processing, packaging, and facility improvements in the food and beverage industry since 1996.
InLine has world class, high-volume production expertise in baking, frozen foods, meat production, cheese, dairy, savory snacks and beverages, including distilled spirits. InLine employs subject matter experts in various areas, including bulk handling, processing, packaging, and sanitary design, including FDA food safety compliance.
There is no typical scope of work, meaning our engineers can accommodate any customer challenge from small modifications to multifaceted projects. We work alongside our customers’ engineering, operations, and development teams to provide the best solutions for a high return on investment. We can also provide turn-key equipment solutions.
Headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky with additional full-service offices in Atlanta and Cincinnati, we are a group of engineers, CAD Designers and project management professionals, many with Professional Engineer (PE) and/or Project Management Professional (PMP) certification, committed to helping our food and beverage manufacturing clients meet their objectives relating to their production engineering and food technology.
InLine Engineers has worked with customers such as the Kellogg Company, Coca-Cola, Folgers, Keebler, Keurig, Brown Forman, JM Smucker and Johnsonville.
- Project Development and Management
- Preliminary Design and Estimating
- Detailed Design - 30-60-90% Design Reviews
- Equipment Specifications
- Development of Mechanical and Electrical Installation Specifications/Bid Packages
- 2D and 3D CAD Drawings
- Process Piping Design
- Factory Acceptance Test (FAT) requirements and administration
- Equipment Installation Oversight
- Start Up and Commissioning
- Process Evaluation and Improvement
- Multi-Year Capital Planning
How Gray Ranks in America
Gray has been recognized as one of the top engineering, architecture and construction firms in America as evidenced by our rankings in the major markets listed below.
2ndCC&R Top Contractor in Restaurant
2ndENR Top Contractors Electronic Assembly
4thENR Top Contractors in Manufacturing Plant Construction
4thENR Top Contractors in Pulp & Paper
5thENR Top Contractors in Automotive Plant Construction
7thENR Top Contractors in Food & Beverage Plant Construction
15thOCBJ Top Tenant Improvements Contractors
16thENR Top Contractors in Retail
16thENR Top Contractors in Industrial Process
20thOCBJ Top Commercial Construction
27thENR Top 100 Design-Build Firms
80thENR Top 400 Contractors
208Top 250 Global Contractors
236thENR Top International Contractors