Food

With over 200 food processing applications worldwide and over 20 years track record with our Advanced Process Control software, QuickStudy, Adaptive is uniquely positioned with domain knowledge of the food processing industry and expertise in process controls, design and consulting.

Adaptive understands the fundamental processes of the food industry through capturing of process data, and applying that data to controls. The result is decreased variance, reduced energy usage and higher quality outcomes. It is our experience that lets us understand the data, and apply it to develop better control strategies:

  • Peeler, moisture/dryer and seasoning units
  • Fryer process preventing boil-off and waste
  • Air heater and steam boiler systems
  • Multi-grain snack process lines

From our APC to process design to systems integration, Adaptive’s experience let’s us design and manage processes that better by using new instruments, equipment and methodology that gets results… whether through design of new equipment and lines, to maximizing existing equipment to lower costs and increase quality.

In addition to process controls and manufacturing intelligence, Adaptive offers solutions in robotics and machine vision for the food industry. Some application examples are listed below:

Robotics

  • Picking
  • Case Packing
  • Palletizing

Machine Vision

  • Allergens management by confirming package/product match, lowering recall risk and reducing liability exposure
  • Comply with FSMA regulations
  • Achieve traceability while performing additional product quality checks
  • Guarantee packaging quality and integrity
    • Label identification and position
    • Lot Code/Best By presence
    • Empty and Final Packaging inspection
    • Seal inspection
    • Package counting/completeness
    • Cap inspection
    • Product shape, size and color

Check out an Adaptive Case Study or contact us today to see how Adaptive can help you Innovate-Automate-Optimize your processes!

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Certifications

Allen-Bradley/Rockwell Automation Certified Integrator

WonderWare Certified Systems Integrator

Certified UL508 Control Panel Shop

Certified Minority Owned Business