A comprehensive range of both standard and bespoke Process Vessels and specialist equipment for the Food, Pharmaceutical and Cosmetic Industries.

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All types of product may be heated, mixed and cooled using one or all of our specialist designs in sizes from 100 to 1500 litres


By steam jacket up to 8 bar, direct steam injection, thermal oil, or where access to these is limited or non existent, by direct gas flame or Self steam generation with integral gas or electric fired generators built into the jacket with total control over jacket temperatures and which have sealed jackets operating at 6 bar to ensure quick and efficient operation without water usage.

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May be undertaken in the process vessel using vacuum, by circulation in the jacket of chilled water or glycol or in a separate vessel to which the product is transferred by pump or vacuum. Often temperatures of less than 5 deg. C will be required. Whether or not cooling is required careful attention must be given to


For all types of product application from the most gentle for large particulate such as meat cubes to be cooked or cooled without degradation, to high shear intermixers to ensure creation of emulsions such as creams and lotions. The various types of anchor mixers may be fitted with fully floating PTFE scrapers to avoid burn on and complete the agitator design.

One of the most important features of a process vessel is the design of the agitator to suit the product — to maintain particulate, to emulsify, to blend or just to rouse. All types are in 316 stainless steel and can be variable speed and be fitted with fully floating scrapers.

Here is a selection:



In contact with product are in AISI 316 stainless steel crevice free and polished to a high degree of finish whilst all ancillaries are also wherever possible in stainless steel. In Atmospheric or Pressure versions these vessels may be fixed and emptied by flush seat hygienic valves or in tilting form with the option of eccentric tilt to allow discharge into bins or onto work surfaces.Control Panels Fully interwired to vessel and fitted with everything necessary to partially or fully operate the machine.

Auriol’s own Prautheus fully programmable recipe selection controls available as optional extra.

For more information about these products please contact us with all sequential detail.