Nestlé Prepared Foods Company
Expanding to Produce More Hot Pockets.
Nestlé Prepared Foods produces some of the best-known food brands in America including Hot Pockets, Stouffer’s, Lean Cuisine, and Lean Pockets.
- LocationMt. Sterling, KY
- Square Footage300,000 s.f.
- OperationalPhase I: 6 months, Phase II: 10 months
The company selected Gray to design and build a 40,000 s.f. expansion to its existing Hot Pocket sandwich facility in Kentucky that included a new proofer room, spiral freezer/oven area, vegetable prep room, boiler room expansion, along with some office and employee space.
In addition, Nestlé called on Gray for a new 260,000 s.f. refrigerated warehouse on the campus that required complex freezer construction and connected to the existing facility via a tunnel system.
Process & Packaging Systems Engineering
Automation & Controls
Custom equipment Ovens & cookers Process skids Batching equipment Clean-in-place systems Bioreactors Extruders Distributed products Mixers & blenders