A variety of equipment for the preparation, cooking and mixing of all cook/chill products used in Ready Meals and other applications in the Food Processing Industries. For blanching, cooking, cooling and mixing of vegetables, stews, sauces, pie fillings and similar products.

Sequential Blanchers

Capic Sequential Blanchers have been established for the passed 20 years as market leaders in the sequential cooking and cooling of vegetables, rice, pasta, cous cous and similar products.

Capic CookChill

Single, double and triple tank systems are available linked , if required to a unique loading system that replicates the in-tank baskets. Touch screen technology allows recipes to be loaded with the minimum of effort and allows engineering and process alerts to any anomaly during operation.

Available in 500 or 1000 litre sizes for throughputs of up to 2 tons per hour dependant on bulk density these versatile machines incorporate the latest technology and design ideas.

  • In 304 or 316 stainless steel
  • Manual, semi or fully automatic operation
  • Heated by direct steam injection, steam jacket or TIC gas
  • Fully interlocked guarding
  • Unique chilling equipment
  • Agitation in both cooking and chilling baskets
  • Many options including CIP, water saving systems, lids
  • Space, energy and cost efficient

 

Pastocuiseur

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A range of self contained cook/chill machines in sizes from 30 to 240 litre capacity.

For the cooking, mixing and cooling of sauces, soups, stews, caramels, pie fillings, béchamel, chocolate, ganache, ice cream mixes, custards, crème patissiere and similar products.

Sizes: 30, 60, 120, 240 litres

All stainless steel clad chassis with all contact parts of 316 stainless steel.

Designed for the heating, mixing and cooling of a wide variety of food products using a combination, if required, of two agitators – the main agitator turning at slow speed with one rigid and two flexible scrapers to ensure minimum of cook-on during the heating cycle and maximum efficiency during cooling. An additional high speed mixer which may be used for incorporation of powders or emulsification/pureeing of finished products.

Heating is electrically operated with three separate zones at one-third, two-thirds and full.

Cooling by direct expansion refrigeration using A404 gas with fully integral semi hermetic water cooled refrigeration unit built in complete with all controls. Designed to cool to 2oC (lowest) and hold indefinitely. Both high and low temperature set points adjustable to suit requirements.

Standard control panel to include selectors for the following functions:

– Mixing (for either or both agitators)
– Heating on/off
– Cooling on/off
– And a number of pre-programmed cycles with fixed   heating times and final temperature selection

Full size lid included complete with safety interlocks to prevent agitator turning when lid is removed.

Mounted on castors (2 fixed, 2 swivel with brakes)

Refroidisseur

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A range of self contained chilling machines from 60 – 350 litre capacity.

Designed for cooling and mixing sauces, soups, stews, caramels, pie fillings, béchamel and similar food products – with or without suspended particulate. Sizes: 60, 120, 240, 350 litre.

General Specification: All contact parts manufactured from 316 stainless steel, mounted on a robust chassis totally clad in stainless steel panels. Complete with polished 316 stainless steel three arm slow speed agitator fitted with two flexible and one rigid scraper to ensure maximum cooling efficiency. High speed mixer, where required, available with a variety of heads to suit requirement.

Cooling

By direct expansion refrigeration using A404 gas and fully integral semi hermetic water cooled refrigeration unit built in, complete with all necessary controls and flexible hoses for connection to water supply and drains. Designed to cool to 2oC (lowest) and hold at low temperature indefinitely (see control panel below).

Control Panel

Standard control panel to include emergency stop, temperature indicator, variable set point low temperature control, indicator lights. Agitator on/off — slow speed. Agitator on/off — high speed.

Lid

Full size lid complete with safety interlocks to prevent agitator turning when lid is opened. May be supplied with material addition funnel if required. Mounted on a cantilever torsion bar hinge to allow full opening to remove agitators, etc. for cleaning (350 litre model).

Outlet

50mm (2”) butterfly manual outlet valve with bib. Male Connection available at extra price.

Mounted on castors (2 fixed, 2 swivel with brakes).