Gray Delivers New Production Facility for Food Service Industry Supplier.
Since 1984, Häns Kissle has carefully crafted the highest quality fresh prepared foods, deli salads, and specialty salads for customers across the country. To help expand operations, the customer selected Gray to design and build a new greenfield manufacturing plant of nearly 100,000 s.f. on a 26-acre site north of Gastonia, NC.
- LocationGastonia, NC
- Square Footage98,425 s.f.
- Operational15 months
The facility will feature steam and pressure cookers to create deli salads and prepared foods, as well as flexible process electrical connections to allow for versatile line and equipment arrangements. Multiple process rooms have been implemented into the facility design to maintain hygienic separation of ingredients and precise temperature setpoints for each process space.
Process & Packaging Systems Engineering
Automation & Controls
Custom equipment Ovens & cookers Process skids Batching equipment Clean-in-place systems Bioreactors Extruders Distributed products Mixers & blenders
T. Marzetti is a leading specialty food company that includes many of America’s favorite brands, like Marzetti® salad dressings and dips, New York Bakery® frozen breads, and Sister Schubert’s® homemade rolls. Gray is proud to have partnered with the long-time customer on a series of projects for its Horse Cave, KY, manufacturing facility.