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Pet Food Processing Equipment

Mepaco’s has been helping meat producers with their production goals since 1932. In the Pet Food industry, Mepaco has worked with some of the fastest growing pet food names that are both national and international brands. We have provided systems that manufacture canned food, fresh, kibble and treats.

Our equipment is built to USDA standards. We offer several levels of sanitary finishes from bead blasting and passivation to pickle passivation and electropolishing.

Pet Food Processing Equipment

Mepaco’s Pet Food Manufacturing Equipment expertise includes:

  • Grinding and blending Systems
  • Pumping and stuffing equipment
  • Auger Systems, Screw Conveyors
  • Thermal Processing Solutions
  • Material Handling, Lifts, Dumpers

Mepaco has been a long-time member of FPSA (Food Processors Suppliers Association) and is also a member of PMMI (Packaging and Processing Machinery Manufacturers Institute).

 

 

Recent Posts

  • Auger Cart Provides Production Efficiencies for Pet Food Manufacturer Posted last year
    Mepaco’s augers and pumping systems eliminate the need for batching by automating product transfers between production processes. The cart highlighted in the photo was customized for a specific bone-in chicken processing application. Due to a stringent plant floor layout, the cart was modified to cover the gear boxes during the product dumping cycle from an existing dumper on the line. Further, the auger screw was designed with custom flights. These flights are engineered to forcefully push product through the pressure tube. The pumping operation is sized for a flow rate of 200 lbs./minute. Visit Auger Carts on Mepaco’s web site.
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