PASTA

EFFICIENT, GENTLE, AND SANITARY SOLUTIONS FROM DOUGH TO PACKAGING

Integrate your entire pasta processing line – from dough to packaging – with PFI conveyors and product handling equipment. Every system is custom configured to your exact application and layout.

Get sanitary and efficient conveyance solutions that are versatile for your entire pasta product mix and avoid product breakage with tight transfers and gentle handling.

Pasta on a conveyor in a food processing plant

BUILT FOR THE THINGS PASTA PROCESSORS CARE ABOUT

We have decades of experience working with pasta processors large and small. Our solutions are designed based on:

DAMAGE-FREE HANDLING

Our equipment is designed for gentle handling and tight transfers to avoid breaks and cracks.

FLEXIBLE CONFIGURATIONS

Every machine and system is custom configured for you. Many can convey a range of pasta formats.

INTEGRATION-READY

We collaborate with OEMs and engineering firms to seamlessly link your key machines and processes to optimize your application.

SANITARY DESIGN

We put sanitation at the forefront of our designs. Equipment is designed for maximum accessibility and ease of cleaning.

PASTA FOOD PRODUCTS

Our solutions convey and handle a variety of bulk pasta products. Don’t see your products? We’ll use our decades of expertise to find a solution for you.
  • Dry
  • Filled
  • Frozen
  • Long Cut
  • Short Cut

CONNECT ALL OF YOUR KEY PROCESSES

We design and manufacture conveying and handling systems that integrate the key processes of your pasta line. We regularly partner with your other OEMs for mixing, extruding, baking, drying and cooling, and packaging so you get the best line possible configured precisely to your layout and a seamless project from start to finish.

PASTA APPLICATIONS

Our sanitary conveying and handling equipment performs these key functions on your processing line, from end to end.

Bulk Handling

Introduce or move bulk products to the line with bucket elevators, distribution systems, and dumpers.

Elevating

Lift product to the next step of your process gently and without loss using incline belt conveyors, lift systems, and bucket elevators.

General Conveying

Move product efficiently from step to step using belt, horizontal motion, and vibratory conveyors.

Positioning

Align product accurately so it’s staged for the next step in your process using belt and vibratory conveyors.

EQUIPMENT CATEGORIES

Our core sanitary conveying and handling equipment falls into the following categories. Visit our full equipment listing for information on other systems.

SANITARY DESIGN

We put sanitation at the forefront of our designs. Equipment is designed for maximum accessibility and ease of cleaning, in line with food processing equipment design standards.
  • From stainless steel construction to open frames to options to help easily access, clean, and validate.

FULL SYSTEM SUPPORT

Trust PFI to design and manufacture the complementary structures you need around your key processes. From stairs to platforms, we put the same craftmanship into integrating and supporting your entire line.

Food production factory platform built by PFI
 Food production factory platform built by PFI

COLLABORATIVE APPROACH

PFI collaborates with your engineering, operations, safety and maintenance teams, as well as other OEMs, and engineering firms to ensure our conveying solutions fit and operate viably from the word go.

FIND THE RIGHT PASTA SANITARY CONVEYING & HANDLING EQUIPMENT FOR YOU

PFI equipment has been proven in pasta processing for decades. Our machines are durable, sanitary and enable processors to improve efficiency, maintain product quality and safety, and grow their business. Choose from our full machine catalog below or contact us to configure a system or solution just for you.

Bucket Elevator

Time-trusted, high volume vertical conveying with OEM buckets.

EDF Feeder

Feed, screen, and lane product accurately with this versatile vibratory feeder. Use on its own or with a Hopper Feeder or Mix-Blend System.

Eleveyor

Elevate product to key equipment or platforms on this incline belt conveyor.

Floor Load Dumper

Efficient, high production handling for your bulk raw product containers.

Forklift Dumper

Efficient, high production handling for your bulk product containers.

Hopper Feeder

Store and feed products with a combined hopper and vibratory feeder.

MAGNEflex

Get accurate flow control with this electromagnetic vibratory feeder.

PURmotion

Get gentle handling in an optimized sanitary design in this horizontal motion conveyor.

Storeveyor

Inline bulk storage and discharge with control to avoid line disruptions.

Troughveyor

Transfer loose products without spillage on this trough belt conveyor.

VIBRAflex II

Versatile vibratory conveyor for all value-added applications.

Design, Testing + Installation

Each project is custom configured to a layout and application by engineers with years of experience. Run a full FAT of PFI and other equipment in our Algona, Iowa facility for peace of mind, then trust our skilled technicians to install it accurately and efficiently.

REQUEST A CONFIGURATION

Ready to get started on your configuration? Contact us to customize our food-grade sanitary conveying equipment to your application, layout, and processes.

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