Continuous Hard Candy

National Candy Manufacturer

Accomplishments: Implemented a fully automated packaged production skid containing all necessary equipment and controls to continuously produce hard sugar candy and sugar free hard candy.

Project Highlights:

  • Automatic start-up, shut down, and wash out via HMI screen.
  • Recipe development screen
  • Accurate heating of the product via a pre-cooking and final-cooking process
  • Vacuum chamber which eliminates almost all moisture in product
  • Pneumatic valves and various temperature sensors to aid in automation
  • Candy Worx wheel providing efficient product cooling

Spec Engineering is a Gray company.

Spec is a process engineering company, focused on best-in-class solutions for customers in the food, grain, minerals, chemicals, and pharma industries. In 2019, Spec became part of the Gray family of brands. As a Gray company, we continue to offer comprehensive expertise, catered to your scope, schedule, and budget.