Highly efficient beverage bottling
and packaging

Beverage filler

Festo offers you food-safe beverage technology to suit every taste, whether for beer, spirits, water or juice. This video shows how clever automation can optimise beverage production, from manufacturing the bottles to the filling line for beverages to end line packaging.

Perfectly adjusted beverage filling

Efficiency in beverage production

Smart product features, high system availability, large production volumes – what's important to you? Take a look at these examples to find out how you can boost the performance of your bottling lines or when handling beverage packaging systems:

Effektivität

System availability doesn't happen by chance

High system availability can be planned. The key indicators for overall equipment effectiveness are availability, performance and quality. These examples show how you can reduce downtimes and increase cycle rates while maintaining top quality.

OEE – increasing equipment effectiveness (PDF)

From the blank to the bottle under high pressure

Festo has the right pneumatic products for high-pressure applications, such as blow moulding of PET bottles. The key to success is precise control using valves and valves blocks and the right compressed air preparation, along with our worldwide services, from design engineering tools to operation.

Pneumatic components for high-pressure applications

Food safety

Food safety

Food safety is a basic prerequisite. With Festo you can reliably implement all food safety regulations. Our sturdy, clean-design components permit easy, thorough and quick cleaning.

Food safety

Automation for beverage bottling and packing

Valve terminal VTUG

Valve terminal with multi-pin or fieldbus interface VTUG

Optimised variants for control cabinet installation, with manifold rail for greater corrosion protection. Also with hot swap function, allowing valves to be changed during operation.

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Valve terminal MPAC

Valve terminal MPA-C

Easy to clean and corrosion resistant. IP69K for direct use in challenging environments. FDA-compliant materials and NSF-H1 grease included.

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VZQA

Pinch valve VZQA

For demanding food dosing requirements. Declaration of conformity in accordance with Regulation (EC) No. 1935/2004 available for a normally open design with silicone diaphragm.

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VZXA

Angle seat valve VZXA

Easy-to-clean, modular design with an incredibly high flow rate. Valve bodies and drives can be freely combined for more flexibility in the application.

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CRDSNU

Round cylinder CRDSNU

With NSF-H1 grease. Extremely reliable and durable thanks to the dry-running seal. And always correctly adjusted thanks to the self-adjusting end-position cushioning system PPS.

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The application: sealing containers

The challenge: reliable sealing of bottles to ensure the quality of the product

Our solution: products for supporting reliable and precise feeding

    Suitable for the food and beverage industry: stainless steel round cylinder CRDSNU from Festo

Stainless steel round cylinder CRDSNU

Standard cylinder to ISO 6432 with self-adjusting cushioning

  • Ambient temperature varies depending on variant: low temperature resistant or heat resistant
  • Sealing variants for use in applications with intensive cleaning

 

CRDSNU in the catalogue

Cushioning variants for CRDSNU

    Clean and powerful: Clean Design standard cylinder DSBF from Festo

Clean and powerful: Clean Design standard cylinder DSBF

Corrosion-resistant, standard dimensions to ISO 15552. FDA-approved lubrication and seal in the basic design. Even faster start-up with the optional self-adjusting end-position cushioning PPS and perfect in conjunction with the corresponding sensor SMT-C1.

 

DSBF in the catalogue         Sensors SMT in the catalogue

 

Inductive proximity sensor SIT...CR with stainless steel housing

Proximity sensor with stainless steel housing SIE…-CR

New technology enables very large sensing distances and large sensing distances even for non-ferrous metals such as aluminium, brass, copper etc. Seamless stainless steel housing (active surface encapsulated)

 

SIE...CR in catalogue

    Valve terminal VTUG

Valve terminal VTUG

Excellent price/performance ratio

  • For multi-pin plug, or with simple and cost-effective connection to all common fieldbuses
  • Very suitable for control cabinet installation, 24 valve positions

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