Automatic Defect Removal Machines
Projex Solutions were tasked by a food supplier company to increase defect removal on certain speciality products.
The existing process consists of 3 optical automatic defect removal machines a defect removal machines is a unique system that turns a defective potato chip into a good one by automatically identifying and removing defected areas of the product, the product is fed to the ADR machines via a simulation vibrator and fed into a wet flume following defect removal. Projex Solutions Ltd designed a new layout for the system which comprised a new dry re-circulation loop for all product, this created an opportunity for a second pass at the automatic defect removal machines which yields many benefits with regards to defect removal. The design is estimated to increase defect removal by 12 %.
Projex Solutions Ltd designed the new layout in 2D & 3D and sourced suppliers to fulfil the requirements of the client.