Category Archives: Food/Beverage

Valves and flow meters for the food and beverage industry

Assured Automation offers valves and flow meters used in many food and beverage applications including Beer Brewing, Wine & Spirits , Pet Food, Dairy, Flavor and Fragrance and other food related industries.

 

Highlighted products include  compact automated valves, ball valves, flow meters and FM Fire-Safe valves.

angle valves for food and beverageOur Compact automated valve line includes the Ares and Zeus high cycle life angle body valve line.  The VA Series combines a pneumatic actuator and fast on-off control valve into one body, eliminating packing glands, actuators and mounting kits. Operating life on this compact valve has been tested to well over a Million Cycles.

Flavor and Fragrance Company Upgrades To Automated System Utilizing Clustered Angle Valves

Problem: A flavor and fragrance (F &F) company was looking to upgrade its plant from manual pours to an automated system. They utilized almost 100 different liquids and minimizing the footprint of all these automated valves was a concern. The … Continue reading

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Using Interactive Flow Meter Configurators to Quickly and Easily Quote and Order

Whether you run a full-scale brewery or have a home brew setup, selecting, quoting and ordering flow meters quickly and easily is of paramount importance. How many times have you called a company for a quote and had to wait … Continue reading

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CBD Oil Basics-Market Outlook and Production

Market Outlook & Production Overview It is estimated that the global market for cannabidiol (CBD) oil will grow from $967.2 million in 2020 to $5.3 billion by 2025. The global CBD oil market is mainly driven by growing research funding for cannabinoid … Continue reading

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Low-cost Easy to Use Batch Controller

The new ABC-2020 Automatic Batch Controllerfeaturing the BIG Blinking Blue Button OverviewFlows.com and Assured Automation announce the release of the ABC-2020 Automatic Batch Controller. It is low cost and extremely simple to use. It works with any meter that has … Continue reading

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Valves and Flow Meters for the CBD Industry

The global demand for cannabidiol (CBD) oil has been projected to grow from $900 million in 2020 to $5 billion by 2025. Currently the cosmetic and food industry segments accounts for more than half of the market but over the next … Continue reading

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Assured Automation to Exhibit at 2020 Craft Brewers Conference & BrewExpo America

April 19, 2020 – April 22, 2020 Location: Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center San Antonio, TX Assured Automation Booth: 3017 The Craft Brewers Conference (CBC)  is America’s largest craft brewing industry show serving both brewpubs and packaging breweries. The Craft Brewers Conference and … Continue reading

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Magnetic Flow Meter Basics

A magnetic flow meter, also referred to as mag flow meter or magmeter, is a volumetric flow meter that measures liquids or liquid slurries that have a minimum conductivity of 5 µS/cm.  Magnetic flow meters will typically not work with … Continue reading

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Assured Automation to Exhibit at 2019 Craft Brewers Conference & BrewExpo America

April 8, 2019 – April 11, 2019 Location: Colorado Convention Center – Denver, CO Assured Automation Booth: 21090 The Craft Brewers Conference (CBC) is the only industry event that serves both brewpubs and packaging breweries. This is an annual show that travels … Continue reading

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Piggable Ball Valves

3 Way Piggable Ball Valves Save Time and Money in Pigging Systems Problem: A major pet food manufacturer was designing a pigging system to clean process lines after product runs. A piggable ball valve that would launch a pig in two … Continue reading

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Valves for Craft Brewing Applications

Field trip to Beach Haus Brewery: the brewing process and automated valve selections   What could be better than sampling beer at a craft brewery on a beautiful Friday afternoon at the Jersey shore. Some would call it playing hooky … Continue reading

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