Screw Feeders for more than just butter blocks

Pump caramel blocks

BestPump launched the 'BlockBuster' pump and screw feeder system back in 2004 when we deployed our first butter block re-worker system in Fox's Biscuits in Batley, Yorkshire, England. Since then, as well as 25kg butter blocks, we have developed and refined our Screw Feeder technology to work with pastes, lumps, doughs and other 'unpumpable' materials. … Continue reading Screw Feeders for more than just butter blocks

Pump Screw Feeder for Butter Blocks

Pump Screw Feeder for Butter Blocks We designed and manufactured this stainless steel screw feeder with 60Hz geared motors for a new dairy customer in NY, USA. In a change from our usual automated conveyor, screw feeder and pump systems, this is a stand-alone screw feeder where the client will add their own pump and … Continue reading Pump Screw Feeder for Butter Blocks

Single Screw Feeder Extruder on Palm Oil Shortening Blocks

Palm oil shortening block

In response to customer requests, we carry out in-house trials to check the 'pumpability' of different products. When a customer in the far east was looking for a laboratory sized screw feeder, we designed and manufactured a suitable trial system to prove our ability to break down and extrude soft Palm Oil blocks. We sliced … Continue reading Single Screw Feeder Extruder on Palm Oil Shortening Blocks

Rework pump and screw feeder system for blocks of shortening fat

Shortening being pumped and extruded

BestPump exported their latest BlockBuster twin auger pump feeder system to North Carolina, USA this week. Designed to handle a maximum flow rate of 140 kg per minute, this was a unit that required a 4 inch rectangular inlet circumferential piston pump and was actually our highest flow rate on a solid fat system to … Continue reading Rework pump and screw feeder system for blocks of shortening fat