Hygienically safe and efficient automation solutions for cheese production in the dairy

Festo supports you in the complete production process with products, systems and services for automated milk processing

Detaching hardened cheese from the mould

Reliable demoulding without damage to the cheese

Vacuum technology for gentle demoulding and handling systems for a smooth transition to the next process step

    Clean design valve terminal MPA-C

Clean design valve terminal MPA-C

  • Easy to clean and corrosion resistant
  • Degree of protection IP69K with redundant sealing system
  • FDA-certified materials
  • NSF-H1 grease

More product information on the MPA-C


    Electric linear axis EGC

Electric linear axis EGC

Dynamic and fast with improved rigidity

  • Available as a toothed belt or spindle drive
  • Large profile with optimised cross section

More about the electric linear axis EGC

    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

    Powerful swivelling with outstanding precision and more than 10 million cycles: DSM-T from Festo

Reliable and powerful swivel motion: swivel module DSM-T

DSM-T – unique semi-rotary drive in 6 sizes

  • Now with tandem vanes for twice the torque (up to 80 Nm)
  • Adjustable fixed stop for maximum energy absorption and outstanding precision, and with a long service life of more than 10 million cycles
  • Optimum repetition accuracy throughout its entire service life
  • Flexible and easy adaptation to the application thanks to infinitely variable adjustment of the swivel angle up to max. 270°


More on the DSM-T

    Adaptive gripper DHDG

Adaptive gripper DHDG

Bionic gripping solution with minimum dead weight

  • Gripper fingers with Fin Ray Effect® for form-fitting gripping of irregularly shaped products
  • Minimum pressure on the gripped surface for sensitive gripping


Further product information on DHDG

    Suction gripper OGGB

Bernoulli grippers OGGB

Gripping of sensitive cheese products without leaving marks

The product floats on a cushion of air, preventing the sucking in of material and reducing deformation.


Suction gripper OGGB in the catalogue

    Festo vacuum generator OVEM: integrated condition monitoring

Integrated process reliability: vacuum generator OVEM

Condition monitoring increases process reliability and prevents machine downtime

  • Monitoring of the set evacuation and ejection cycle time
  • Ideal in combination with the suction gripper ESG


 Short product information on OVEM

Vacuum generator OVEM in the catalogue

    Vacuum generator VN

Vacuum generators VN

  • Mounting directly on the consuming device due to low weight and minimal space requirements
  • Short evacuation times and greater productivity thanks to decentralised vacuum generation


 More details on VN in the Front Unit brochure

Vacuum generators VN in the catalogue