projects

Fondant and Icing Kitchen

This continuous and automated fondant/icing kitchen produces rates up to 2,600 lbs./hr.

Spec Engineering completely assembled and wired a continuous and automated fondant/icing kitchen.

 

Aqueous and Fat Melt Tanks Skid Package

This skid package features a 100-gallon capacity with exterior installation, hinged covers, level and temperature probe, and flush mounted pneumatic discharge valve. The frame welds are sanitary cleaned, and the operator platform will have sufficient space for an ingredient pallet.

 

New Fondant/Icing Blender

The frame provided lockable casters for ease of cleaning. There was also a 10-HP variable speed (VFD) TEFC shaft drive motor.

 

New Automatic Fondant Syrup Blending System

The syrup blending system incorporates two positive displacement pumps that are mounted on a common support. The ratio of glucose to sucrose syrups is easily adjustable at the central PLC control panel.

 

PLC Fully Automated System Control Panel

There is automatic adjustment and operation of all system functions per storage and memory for up to 20 distinct recipes. Documentation, electrical design and schematics, PLC programming, and HMI (touch screen) programming was also included in the project scope.

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.