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Engineering Summit 2016 Conference & Exhibition MOTORCYCLE MUSEUM Birmingham June 7th 2016

Engineering the Factory of the Future Bringing Together Senior Management and Technical Experts from the UK’s Food & Beverage Manufacturing Sector


MOTORCYCLE MUSEUM Birmingham June 7th 2016

Engineering the Factory of the Future Bringing Together Senior Management and Technical Experts from the UK’s Food & Beverage Manufacturing Sector The purpose of the inaugural Food and Drink Engineering Summit has a singular focus — Bring together senior management and technical experts from the UK’s food and beverage manufacturers that are instrumental in maintaining and improving the performance of the the countries food and beverage manufacturing and processing plants.The purpose of the event is to facilitate knowledge sharing and collaboration. The speaker line up is drawn from senior management from leading food and beverage manufacturing companies that have direct responsibility for areas such as processing, plant management, filling and packaging, lean,production, project management, building services, automation, facility management, maintenance, continuous improvement, sustainability, energy management etc I hope you have an enjoyable and informative day. Regards

Colin Murphy Colin Murphy, Managing Director Engineering Summit 2016

Key Event Topics •  Manufacturing Innovation •  Continuous Improvement Tools and Methods •  Lean, Sustainability •  Software, Energy •  Energy Efficiency •  Automation •  Packaging •  Processing •  Material Handling •  Robotics •  Factory Optimisation •  Chilling and Refrigeration •  Industry 4.0 •  Compliance •  OEE •  Printing & Labelling •  Industrial Vision •  Drives and Controls •  Process Control & Instrumentation •  Test & Measurement •  Industrial Automation •  The Internet of Things •  Plant Maintenance •  Energy •  Water and Waste Reduction •  Reducing Downtime •  Improving Efficiency •  Site Transformation •  Continuous Improvement •  Novel Processing Techniques •  Project Management •  And Much More …

Speakers Simon Devaney Manufacturing Director PepsiCo UK

Having graduated from Newcastle University in 1995 Simon has spent 20 years in the food industry. Initially working in Fresh produce and the Dairy Sector at Arla Foods he joined PepsiCo in 2000. He has progressed through a number of Operational roles in the UK and in Western Europe and currently manages two Snacks facilities at Coventry & Lincoln producing a host of familiar Snack food brands including Doritos, Quavers, SunBites & Wotsits. Stuart Houghton Engineering Shift Manager Adams Foods

• HNC Electrical Engineering • ONC Electrical Engineering • C&G Electronics • Napit registered • Approved Electrician • Sealpac Advanced • Multivac intermediate Engineering • Omron PLC • NVQ level 2 business improvement techniques • EAL Test and Inspectors course – approved electrician • Level 3 HACCP • Interfoods TVI multi-skills Mr Bob Knott – Health, Safety & Environmental Manager Addo Food Group – Poole Bakery

NVQ3 route with City & Guilds based on safety systems he had developed in both corporate & voluntary sectors. Bobs’ approach to safety has always been pragmatic & commercially aware, with a “How do we do it?” attitude that has served him well in environments where risk can only be managed & not eliminated.

Lee’s wealth of experience across a variety of projects ranging from simple single sourcing to total indirect supply chain outsourcing has derisked operations whilst generating six-figure savings from both technical and commercial improvements. Backed up by the ERIKS implementation and management team, these projects have lasted the test of time driven by ongoing Continuous Improvement programmes.

Bob joined Poole Bakery in 2009 & in his spare time works with his local voluntary 4×4 Response team supporting police, ambulance & hospitals in severe weather emergencies

Educated at Loughborough University & Aalto University (Finland) followed by time at BSS Industrial before recently joining ERIKS to further strengthen the supply chain expertise.

He lives on the Hampshire / Dorset border, is married & has a son at university & a daughter at college. Paul Townsend Head of Supply Chain British Sugar

Paul commenced his career in UK Coal mining practicing as a mining engineer until moving into the foods business in 1994. Paul has experience in various manufacturing roles in Pepsico UK and the European best practice team as well as several years in Dairy Crest leading the Cathedral City packaging teams. Paul for the last two years has been head of supply chain for British Sugar. Simon Hammond Regional Sales Manager 3D Systems Europe Ltd.

With a diploma in Business Studies, Simon worked in a number of roles at Yell, a provider of directory and digital solutions, over a 20 year period.

Bob Knott has in excess of 30 years commercial experience gained in a broad range of industries, including:

Five years ago, he joined 3D Systems to develop new channels of revenue through sales activities and marketing.

• Food manufacturing • Electronics manufacturing • Power generation engineering • Oil & gas industry • Sheet metal fabrication • Supply chain distribution • Corporate training & consultancy • Voluntary emergency services

3D Systems are the inventors of 3D Printing and for the past 30 years, recognised innovators of 3D Printing, suppliers of machines, software and associated technology.

Starting as a production operative & progressing through a number of QA & technical roles he inherited the role of safety officer along the way, which then proceeded to become the dominant role in his career. In 2000 he achieved associate IOSH membership via the

Simon was responsible for getting the approval, manufacture and installation for the UK’s first printed building components in the construction industry. Lee Tebbatt New Business Director ERIKS UK

Responsible for shaping supply chains for a number of the UK’s best known manufacturers,

Rachel Cope Director Breaking Blue Research

Rachel Cope is Director of Breaking Blue a leading large research agency which works across a whole range of issues and for a range of high profile as well as modest organisations across the private and public sector. She has 20 years’ research experience and has worked across a range of sectors and methods, and is now on the board at Breaking Blue where she has responsibilities for business development and marketing, as well as a number of highprofile clients. Rachel regularly speaks at conferences – most recently for the Market Research Society. Dr Edward Bovill Energy consultant Envantage Ltd

Dr Edward Bovill is a consultant with Envantage Ltd, a Manchester-based energy and carbon consultancy that works extensively with food and drink manufacturers. Edward manages successful Climate Change Agreements across the UK as part of Envantage’s experienced team, and specialises in energy saving opportunities for manufacturing environments. His PhD in physics focused on solar photovoltaics. Tony Clutten Process Sales Manager Huber Technology

Tony has been involved in liquid / solid filtration for many years filtering mixtures as diverse as raw sewage and Gold dissolved in acid, and phosphoric acid at pH 0.1 to Caustic at pH 11. Tony previously worked as Chief Project Engineer for Hawker Siddeley Bracket and Special Project Manager for Delkor Ltd. These jobs took him behind the Iron curtain filtering radioactive Yellow cake, Thiailand

Speakers filtering Phosphuric acid at 95 degrees C and Saudi Arabia filtering Titanium Dioxide amongst other challenges Tony’s aim is to provide efficient reliable and environmentally friendly solutions from Huber to overcome the challenges down on the Effluent Plant. Dennis McCarthy Director DAK Consulting

Dennis began his career as an Industrial Engineer and led a number of major Logistics projects. He progressed to European Project Manager for a US Multinational managing pan European Manufacturing, Logistics and IT projects. As a consultant he as supported manufacturing improvement programmes ranging in size from small single site applications to companywide multi-site transformation programmes in Europe, USA, India and China. This has included support for well-respected and award winning companies such as 3M, Ford, General Motors, Heineken, Pepsi, Rolls Royce and Ikea. Kimberley Stork Sector Development Manager Domino Printing Sciences

I love to be creative, which is why I enjoy what I do, and it shows. I deal with so many different industries through the diverse range of services and products that I offer, which certainly keeps the creative juices flowing. Having worked in the fiberglass industry for over 17 years, taught secondary mathematics, been responsible for new business generation, I now find myself singing professionally in my spare time. Although I have worked hard to hide my split personally, Lilly Mckai has now finally emerged and has begun her tour of the singer/entertainer circuit. I have a strong engineering education and working background enthused by my passion for new technologies. This has allowed me to develop a high level of technical expertise in the composites industry whilst retaining my creative flair for conceptual design and development. I have now begun a new journey into the exciting world of coding and marking by joining the Domino Printing family working with some of the worlds most prestigious brands in a variety of industry sectors.

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Dawn Bonfield Chief Executive Women’s Engineering Society

Dawn Bonfield is Chief Executive of the Women’s Engineering Society. She is a materials engineer, graduating from Bath University with a Degree in Materials Science. She has worked in the atomic energy, automotive and aerospace sectors for AERE Harwell, Peugeot SA in Paris, British Aerospace in Bristol, and MBDA in Stevenage. She has also worked for the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining and joined WES in 2011, becoming President in 2014. She became Chief Executive in 2015 – the first CEO that the Women’s Engineering Society has employed in its history. Dawn is a chartered engineer, a Fellow of WES, a Fellow of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, and a Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers. She is also a member of the Worshipful Company of Engineers. She is passionate about supporting women in engineering, and is founder of National Women in Engineering Day, and the WES outreach activities ‘Magnificent Women’ and the ‘Sparxx’ project. Her Presidential theme was ‘women returners’ and she is working on a number of initiatives to support women to return to work after career breaks. Dawn has recently written a report for the Institution of Civil Engineers called Disruptive Diversity which has set out how this large institution can increase its diversity and inclusion to make a step change in attracting and retaining a diverse range of members. In addition to her work with WES Dawn is Patron of Alton Convent School, a member of the Institute of Materials Minerals and MiningWomen in Materials committee, a steering group member of the 100 Years of Women in Transport Campaign, a member of the Royal Academy of Engineering Diversity Concordat, an Advisory group member for the Science Museum’s Engineer Your Future careers exhibition in 2014, a judge for a number of competitions in engineering including the Talent2030 National Engineering Competition for Girls and the WISE / Evoke bursaries for girls in engineering. Dawn has recently been awarded the SEMTA Diversity in Engineering Award 2016. Alexander Hill Co-founder Senseye

Alex has a degree in Digital Systems Engineering from the University of Southampton

and has vast experience of wireless sensor networks and sensor nodes through a number of international research and commercial projects. He quickly moved into a career in business development and sales where his business instincts, strategic thinking and communication skills have been maximised. Roy Davis Associate Senior Consultant MCP Consulting and Training

Associate Senior Consultant, MCP Consulting and Training. James Bliss Senior Account Manager Codestone Solutions Ltd

Experienced Senior Account Manager for leading UK Gold SAP Partner and Master VAR for SAP Business One and SAP Business ByDesign accounting, ERP and business solutions. I’ve personally been involved in over 70 SAP implementation projects and specialise in both new business and managing existing clients to ensure they continue to get the most from their SAP solution. Dr Alix Cornish Senior Scientist Campben BRI

I have worked at Campden BRI for 4 years after doing a PhD in physical chemistry at Reading Uni. My work at Campden BRI has been in the field of food structure characterisation, specialising in X-ray micro-CT and hyperspectral near infrared. Malcolm Jones Principal Engineer Industry Forum

Malcolm Jones has nearly 30 years experience assisting companies in implementing Lean Manufacturing and Total Productive Maintenance approaches. He started his studies with Japanese experts in 1986 and has worked with multinational companies in the USA, Europe, Asia and Africa. He has led three study tours to Japan, spoken at manufacturing conferences in USA, Europe and Japan and published a number of articles and books, including ‘Learning from World Class Manufacturers’ (Palgrave MacMillan 2013) which he co-authored with Marek Szwejczewski, Director of the Britain’s Best Factories programme.

Speakers John Findlay MSc CEng MCIWEM FGS Managing Director Carbon Zero Consulting Ltd

John is Director of Carbon Zero Consulting Ltd, which he founded in 2007. John is a Chartered Engineer with 34 years of international engineering project management and geosciences experience. His work has ranged from oil exploration and water resource management to renewable energy design and installation. He has managed projects to drill boreholes all over the world to extract oil, gas, water – and energy! In addition to water supply and water treatment projects for clients including Nestlé, Müller, Kellogg, major dairies and others, John has played a major role in the development of Ground Source Heating and Cooling (GSHC) technology. This has included close involvement in many of the UK’s larger public and private sector schemes. John is a council member of the GSHPA, engaged with the development of new standards GSHP installation. He is also a technical advisor to OFGEM and provided input to the Environment Agency Good Practice Guidelines, the BGS open loop screening tool and the CIBSE code of practice for WSHPs. John has been involved in many of the practical details of GSHC scheme design from feasibility through design to commissioning and monitoring of performance. Some of these schemes are the largest currently in place in the UK supplying heat (and cooling) to large public and private sector buildings such as schools, colleges, offices and retail developments. John introduced a new technology to the UK for measurement of soil thermal properties in situ. This is now being widely used as an aid to good shallow ground loop design. With an exemplary track record, John Findlay is well respected and well known in the water and GSHP sectors and can often to be found presenting at technical seminars and conferences. Mark Reeve Chairman Chalcroft Holdings Ltd

As Chairman of Chalcroft Holdings, Mark’s role is to mentor the Chalcroft Ltd Board and contribute to stakeholder engagement and longterm strategy. Having progressed ‘hands-on’ through the industry, starting his working life as a carpenter, Mark has overall responsibility for ensuring Chalcroft meets its commitments to clients, staff and the wider community. He

has invaluable knowledge and experience of our specialist food & drink and temperature controlled storage & logistics sectors and provides support and advice both to clients and his own team. Mark regards client relationships as his key task and believes Chalcroft’s success is due to its established values and clear objectives. He is Chairman of the Greater Cambridge/ Greater Peterborough Enterprise Partnership. Todd Hallam QEHS Director Chalcroft Ltd

Having joined Chalcroft in 2005, Todd’s appointment to the Board of Directors in early 2012 demonstrates the company’s commitment to achieving the highest health, safety, quality and environmental standards. Todd has been a major driver of continuous improvement within the business, which has resulted in an overall reduction in reported injuries, consecutive RoSPA Gold Awards and the implementation of the Chalcroft Quality Management System, leading to accreditation to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001. He is a Chartered Member of IOSH and member of two UK Safety Groups and other institutions, including IIRSM, IIAI, MaPS and IEMA. He sits on the Operations Committee of UKWA. Neil Withey Technology Training Centre Director EEF

Neil has a wealth of experience in the industry, including as an instructor, a training manager and also within HR roles. Being apprentice trained himself means that Neil also has a thorough understanding of the value an apprenticeship brings to the manufacturing and engineering industries. Before EEF, he spent five years managing Higher Education programmes in the workplace and established a commercial business within Coventry University engaging with employers to develop and deliver a range of Higher Education services and qualifications through work based learning. Neil joined EEF in October 2014 as the Technology Training Centre Commercial Manager and has been responsible for leading the development and delivery of EEF’s range of technical services, helping business access a range of qualifications and technical skills training. As the Acting Director, Neil is also responsible

for the Centre’s growth, something that has been achieved year-on-year for the past 3 years. Of the Centre, he says: “What we have created is a world class training centre. It is a facility that is becoming unrivalled in terms of it being more than just a training centre – it is an environment that replicates the industry, where adults and young people learn together and on a daily basis people are challenged to stretch themselves and grow.” Charlotte Patrick Business Growth Manager Northamptonshire Enterprise

Responsible for the development of the Northamptonshire sectors of Logistics and Food & Drink. The Logistics sector employs 1 in 7 in the county, whilst the Food & Drink sector employs 46,000 and is worth over £1.5 billion to the local economy. My role is to conceptualise and implement a variety of business support and initiatives to stimulate growth, job creation, collaboration and investment – ranging from key account management with individual companies through to Industry led Forums and the creation of the first Northamptonshire Logistics Awards Dinner in April 2016. Brian Lawson Head of Process Manufacture Kirklees College

Brian began his career as an engineering apprentice at the Royal Ordinance Factory in County Durham. During his six years there, he successfully completed a BSc (H) in mechanical engineering. Since then Brian has worked primarily in the pharmaceutical sector, initially Smith and Nephews in Hull as a design engineer, and then spent time as a maintenance engineer, after leaving in 1986 to join GSK. While at GSK, Brian held a number of operational roles mainly in manufacturing operations and engineering; during this period he also became a Chartered Mechanical Engineer and completed a masters degree. In 2004, Brian took up the position of manufacturing director at a privately owned liquid pharmaceutical manufacturer in Leeds, and then in 2009 joined Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories (DRL) who are an Indian owned pharmaceutical manufacturing company. Brian was recently elected to be a Fellow of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, and has taken a position as head of Process Manufacturing at Kirklees College and is working closely with a number Food and Drink manufacturers.

Speakers Norman Skea Project Manager Nestle

Norman Skea left the family farm in Orkney to study engineering. After graduating he worked for Unilever in Ghana and Solomon Islands before returning to complete an MSc in Economics. Since joining Nestlé Switzerland in 1995 Norman has held successive engineering management roles in factories, projects, R&D and corporate engineering across the world.

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Nektaria Servi UK Sales Manager Surface Measurement Systems

I have worked in the FTIR, Raman, Benchtop NMR and Near Infrared business for many years (mainly at Bruker) in business development and recently I decided to work as Business Development Consultant to offer lead finding and professional services to other companies.

Norman is married with three children and is interested enough in renewable energy to have set up his own company.

Throughout my career I have developed the required skills of listening, building trust and delivering either a project, system or service on time and within the clients expectations. I am an excellent team player who has the ability to establish excellent working relationships with colleagues, senior managers and clients. For the majority of my career I have worked in customer facing roles and have been able to deliver solutions to customers that either met or exceeded their expectation.

BSc, MSc, CEng, MIAgrE, MIMechE, MIoD.

Specialties: Business Development

In 2012 Norman returned to the UK to manage the largest project in Nestlé, a greenfield, £200mio, coffee factory.

Dr Lore Grohmann Marketing Manager Wilson Power Solutions Ltd

A German native, Lore has been Marketing Manager at Leeds-based Wilson Power Solutions since 2008. Driven by her vision that marketing can (and does!) help change the world, Lore has been instrumental in bringing the Wilson e2 super low loss amorphous transformer to the UK enabling hundreds of organisations to reduce unnecessary energy wastage and costs. Lore holds a CIM diploma in marketing alongside a PhD in genetics and neuroscience from the Technical University of Berlin that brings a different dimension to her chosen career of marketing. Fuelled by a keen interest in organisational sustainability Lore is currently extending her business skills through an MBA at Bradford University School of Management. Erica Bassford Head of Aspire – Producing Excellence Lauras International

Erica has broad operational experience gained over 25 years within international manufacturing organisations. Her outstanding people skills and depth of experience make Erica extremely effective at generating positive behavioural changes to individuals at all levels of an organisation through her training, coaching, and guidance.

• Market Analysis • Lead Finding • White Papers & Case Studies • Marketing Colleteral • Seminars & Event Planning Industry Focus • Petrochemicals & Polymer • Animal Feed & Nutrition • Food, Beverage & Dairy • Environmental & Water • Nutraceutical & Pharmaceutical Darren Kenney Sales Director Mitie

Mitie’s Darren Kenney has had 27 years’ experience in all aspects of Waste and Resource Management including Commodity Recycling, Integrated (Total) Waste Management Contracts, Hazardous Waste Sales, Advanced Treatment and Recovery Techniques. His focus is on delivering workable, creative, cost effective waste management solutions, with robust sustainability performance. Darren strongly believes in the Mitie ethos of ‘resource not waste’ and wherever there is a waste stream with useful recovery potential he will find it. Thanks to an academic background in chemistry and biochemistry, he has an enhanced perspective on the potential of material re-use. With this scientific foundation, he now successfully translates that insight into quantifiable resource recovery solutions for clients.

Darren joined Mitie in his new role as commercial lead for Mitie Waste’s new business group in 2015. Along with his sizeable team, he drives the organic growth of the business by developing viable, long term high revenue opportunities. While with Mitie, Darren has delivered successful waste management solutions for companies such as Lucozade Ribena Suntory, Network Rail, Deloitte, RWE NPower and Hull & East Yorkshire NHS. He has previously worked for companies such as Biffa, Shanks and the Caird Group. When Darren isn’t using his talents in waste management, he can be found keeping his semi-professional football skills sharp, mentoring junior teams as an FA trained football coach. Oisin O’Sullivan Director of Food Sector UK PM Group

Oisin O’Sullivan is PM Group’s Food Sector Director in the UK. Oisin is responsible for the delivery of projects from tender stage through to completion, managing relationships and developing new business within the Food, Beverage and FMCG sector. Oisin has 10 years’ experience in Project Management and Engineering and has worked on projects with clients such as Coca-Cola, Mondelez, Kerry Foods and Glanbia. Prior to working with the Food Sector, Oisin spent over four years with the International Consultancy division of PM Group where he planned and managed the successful implementation of donor funded technical assistance and consultancy projects in Central, Eastern and Southern Europe. During this time Oisin had a variety of roles including Project Manager and Project Director in a number of countries including Albania, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Turkey and Serbia. Conor Casey CEO Casey Technology

As a professional energy management consultant and CEO of Casey Technology since 1995 Conor has developed energy management systems compliant with ISO 50001 for such organisations as NUI Galway, NUI Maynooth, Diageo. Casey Technology are one of Irelands leading energy consultants employing 14 energy

Speakers professionals who deliver energy management services to energy users drawn from the public and private sectors. We work with all clients to maximise the financial support packages that are available from multiple sources. These include green start and green plus programmes available from Enterprise Ireland as well as the obligated parties particularly ENPROVA. Our SME support programme is devised to empower smaller users to manage resource consumption within their organizations. Andrew Langford Sales Manager LineView Solutions

Having spent 35 years working with High Reliability bespoke electronics, a new challenge was needed. The opportunity to work with OEE monitoring equipment has proved to be just that. Having worked in engineering development, purchasing and sales, allows Andrew to empathize with all aspects of the customer journey. Since joining LineView, Andrew has been helping many sites improve performance on their quest to World Class OEE. Dean Smith Associate Director Corporate Insurance Jobson James Food & Drink

Dean has over 25 years management and senior underwriting at Global insurers including Aviva, Allianz, Zurich, RSA. During his last insurer appointment he managed insurance premiums of £28million. He moved to insurance broking in 2010 and his past experience gives a unique view of both the insurers and broking side of the market. Angela Jones – Associate Director Health & Wellbeing Insurance Jobson James Food & Drink

With almost 30 years of experience in the employee benefits industry Angela has previously worked with multinational organisations, Aon and Mercer, tailoring employee benefit packages for clients ranging in all sizes from three to 25,000 employees in all areas of protection, health and wellbeing. Jeremy Praud Partner Lauras International

With a background in Paper & Pulp, Food, and Petcare Manufacturing and Distribution,

Jeremy has over 15 years experience of implementing sustained improvement in a broad range of FMCG and manufacturing industries. Instrumental to the growth of Lauras International in UK and Europe, he has a long track record of delivering successful improvement; above expectations both in terms of bottom line results, and sustained change. Dean Pearce Regional Commercial Manager ReFood UK

Dean Pearce is regional commercial manager at ReFood – the UK’s leading food waste recycler. With responsibility for clients within the South East, Dean works closely with organisations to deliver on their sustainability objectives through food waste recycling. He was the project lead and co-author of ReFood’s ‘Vision2020: UK Roadmap to zero food waste to landfill’ report and regularly speaks as part of working groups, committees and panels. Clive Fromant Account Director Endeco Technologies

Clive has over 15 years’ experience working within a range of sectors and industries. He has managed business development energy projects across large manufacturing organisations including the food industry. He also has a BSc Honours from Birmingham University and is a competent electrician with level 1 VRQ, and a City & Guilds 17th edition. Clive has a wealth of experience across the energy management sector and specialises within automation controls and software platforms enabling large industry users to optimise energy savings and revenues. For the last 2 years Clive has been involved in the growth and business development of smart grid optimisation technologies. David J Highton – Chairman of BSI Committee – AW/90 Quality systems for the food industry, Independent Assessor, Consultant, Trainer

David has over 25 years Trading Standards Service experience in matters directly and indirectly associated with trade and consumer law, product control and production standards including consumer products, food products, metrology products and controls and many other aspects of trade and industry. David’s specialties include management systems, systems assessment, production control assessment, trading standards compliance,

accreditation, standards making, technical advice, technical training, regulatory controls, legal metrology, food safety, consumer products, social accountability. David is the chairman of AW/90, the BSI committee responsible for providing the UK input into ISO/TC34 on matters relating to quality systems within the food industry. The committee is active in revision of ISO22000 and other related standards. Steve Young Regional Commercial Manager ReFood UK

Steve Young is an Independent Power Management Consultant with over 27 years of industry experience. Having held positions in engineering, management, training and consultative capacities, his primary focus is currently on the intersection between power quality improvement and electro-technical energy management. He has worked on a range of transformer replacement viability and power quality projects for organisations such as The British Museum London, Great Ormond Street Hospital, McCains, United Biscuits, SCA Hygiene, Ashford & St Peter’s Hospital, Northumbria County Council, Bradford University, KP Snacks, Rugby County Council, Walkers, HC One Care Homes, Northumbria University, Southampton County Council, Bernard Matthews, Sunderland Royal infirmary, SSE, Kellogg’s and many other public and private sector clients. Steve has been a member of the Institution of Engineering and Technology since 2006 and has participated as an ‘Expert Panelist’ in webinars covering voltage management & power quality for both Electrical Review and 2Degrees. Mark Ranger Business Line Manager Oil-Free Air Atlas Copco Ltd

Mark has over thirty years’ experience within the compressed air industry, having worked for three of the major global manufacturers, progressing from regional sales engineer to his current role as Oil-Free Air Business Manager at Atlas Copco. Throughout his compressed air career, Mark’s main application focus has been in the Food, Beverage, Pharmaceutical and Oil & Gas sectors. An active BCAS committee and working group contributor for over 15 years, in which time Mark has recently co-chaired the working group that drafted the current Food and Beverage


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Grade Compressed Air – Best Practice Guideline and is currently Chair of the Compressor and Vacuum Committee. Joanna Wawrzyniak H&S Consultant NFU Mutual

I spent 8.5 years working in Food Manufacturing for companies ranging from fresh produce to commercial bakeries and was highly involved in implementing LOTO procedures. Currently a Health and Safety Consultant for one of the insurance companies, but still passionate about safety of food manufacturing equipment. As a Polish and English speaker I also have a good understanding of challenges relating to migrant workers and safety culture in the workplace. Bhadar Singh Production Manager BIB


Production Manager, BIB.

Arthur Stone CEO OEEsystems

OEEsystems International are OEE Experts and Innovators and specialise in the delivery of our OEE Software & Expertise to progressive, high volume, global manufacturing companies such as Allergan, GE Healthcare, CooperVision, Muller Wiseman Dairies, Finsbury Foods, Aurivo, C & C and Keelings. Arthur Stone, CEO, OEEsystems International has over 25 years’ experience in Senior Engineering, Operations and Technology Management Roles with international manufacturing companies world-wide and has an Engineering Degree from University College Cork. Cost reduction, improved productivity, competitiveness and sustainability are key, current challenges for the manufacturing community and Arthur welcomes this opportunity to share his knowledge, experience and passion for how our OEE Software and Expertise is helping to deliver real, positive business impacts for our customers.

Dylan Shaw Technical Applications Team Leader Alphabond Technologies Ltd

14 years’ experience helping food/beverage manufacturers cut costs and improve profitability , Dylan is extremely passionate about adhesives in packaging extensive knowledge in a wide range applications including carton/case sealing for food packaging, bag manufacture, carton converting, bottle labelling etc

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Since our inception in 1994, Alphabond Adhesives have earned a reputation as manufacturer and supplier of a comprehensive range of high performance packaging and labelling adhesives. The formula for our success is the blend of state-of-the-art adhesive technologies with time-proven business values such as honesty, integrity and service-driven attitude to our customers’ needs. On-site presence throughout the UK and ‘Right First Time’ approach made possible by our technical laboratory testing of customers’ boards and labels, and overseeing of line trials and audits are all features of our company ethos focused on ‘Optimising Your Triple P – Productivity, Presentation and Profitability’. BUSINESS TRANSFORMATION ASSOCIATES WWW.BTASSOCIATES.CO.UK

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Based in Newcastle, Business Transformation Associates Ltd are an established provider of Lean consulting, business improvement training and support services both locally, nationally and across the EMEA region. As leaders in manufacturing transformation we draw on years of worldwide industry experience within the Food & Beverage sector, working with a variety of organisations in terms of their size and development requirements ranging from international Blue Chip companies to Micro SME’s. Appointed as the preferred training partner of choice to many of these organisations, we aim to create practical and affordable solutions, allowing you to compete more effectively in the marketplace.

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As renowned specialists with more than 30 years’ of experience in ground source heating and cooling systems, we provide technical advice on renewable energy to the Environment Agency, OFGEM, DECC and several major manufacturers. We provide independent, distinctive and practical methods for reducing costs and consumption of water, energy and carbon. With over 30 years’ of experience, clients range from home-owners to the largest private and public sector institutions. Our bespoke service can guide you through every step from initial planning through to installation. Tel: 01572 729 510


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Byworth Boilers are the leading British manufacturers of industrial steam and hot water boilers.

Casey Technology is one of Irelands leading Energy Management Specialists. Our multidisciplinary team consisting of fourteen members – include management, engineering and energy professionals who work with our clients to achieve ISO 50001 accreditation.

Their products offer best in class efficiencies across a diverse range of energy sources including waste heat and biomass.

To date we have assisted many clients to become accredited including DIAGEO, Dairygold, Masonite, Carbery and NUIG.

The company continues to invest heavily in R & D, targeting reduced customer operating costs and enhanced user experience.

Our services attract support from Enterprise Ireland, Local Enterprise Offices, IDA and ENPROVA.

Innovation: Byworth recently won the prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation, in recognition of their boiler control system, Unity. The first of its kind on the market, Unity has achieved outstanding results by making customers’ plant safer and more efficient, as well as reducing emissions. Service: Byworth provides a total end-to-end service and have refined their specialist repair and maintenance services to offer unrivalled levels of quality and value, with 93 per cent of all problems fixed

To our clients, we offer practical services –Compressed Air Auditing (including ATEX), team Trap Surveys, Thermal Imaging, aimed at helping those who wish to maintain and improve competitiveness. Through Bureauscope we offer a comprehensive cloud based energy reporting service.

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The comprehensive Craemer portfolio offers a variety of durable solutions for the food processing industries from lightweight distribution pallets to sturdy pallets for handling heavy-duty loads as well as fish storage and transportation, crates, boxes, tubs and containers in many shapes and sizes. All products are made from food grade HDPE materials, offering maximum hygiene and ideal cleaning properties. The Craemer team look forward to welcoming both existing and future customers to visit us on stand number 35 at the Food & Drink Engineering Conference. Stand CHALCROFT 11 WWW.CHALCROFT.CO.UK

Carbon Zero Consulting Ltd ( provides expert, independent advice in low-carbon and renewable energy technology selection and Water Management.


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Established in 1979, Chalcroft provides a complete construction service for industrial and commercial clients throughout the UK. With a particular specialism in food, beverage and pharmaceutical construction and refurbishment, Chalcroft has a complete understanding of the challenges faced by food & drink manufacturers when planning high-care, temperature-controlled production and storage facilities. Its teams are well-versed in live-site working, ensuring that daily operations are not affected by adjacent works, and the company’s commitment to quality, environment, health & safety ensures that all team members are up-to-date with relevant legislation. This means that not only are contractors, employees and visitors assured of their safety on site, but that all high-care and hygiene-critical works are undertaken in accordance with British and European standards. Within the food & drink manufacturing and supply chain sectors, Chalcroft’s experience includes design and build of manufacturing facilities, extensions to existing premises, refurbishment and fit out. Chalcroft’s client portfolio includes prestigious household-name brands and niche, artisan producers in a variety of markets including: vegetables and fresh produce; meat, poultry and seafood; dairy; brewing and beverages; bakery and confectionery; ready meals and frozen produce; pet food; and food service. CODESTONE GROUP WWW.CODESTONE.NET

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Codestone were SAP’s first Gold Partner and are now the leading SAP Business One and Cloud IT provider in the UK. With the largest dedicated SAP Business One team in the country, we look after over 5,000 end users across more than 350 national and international sites, all supported by our 24/7 UK based helpdesk. With teams specialising in delivering complete IT solutions to the Food and Drinks industry, we are ideally placed

Exhibitors to help with your business software, supply chain, IT Infrastructure and Cloud needs, however big or small.


Our mission at DAK Consulting is to help organisations to secure year on year improvement in performance using practical projects to develop internal capabilities. In addition to improving today’s operations using Lean and TPM tools, we also help organisations to deliver more from capital projects. In short, we work with your team to build on existing good practices. challenge change barriers and accelerate the delivery of your business goals. Let our consultants help you and your team to deliver your future business improvement goals. Alternatively sign up for one of our DAK Academy practitioner level training workshops @


OEEsystems International provide powerful, intuitive manufacturing performance management software solutions to the world’s most progressive manufacturing companies. We help them to increase output, reduce costs, improve competitiveness, make informed decisions and deliver business performance excellence. PerformOEE™ is our advanced, automated, real-time manufacturing data collection software solution providing superior insight and visibility into your processes on any device. It has the ability to accurately identify, and quantify performance losses and provides a continuous stream of improvement opportunities for you to focus on and fix. It can be used in Discrete, Continuous and Batch/API environments. OEEsystems International are OEE & OEE Software experts and have an impressive global customer portfolio including Allergan, GE Healthcare, CooperVision, Solvay, Muller Dairies, Finsbury Foods, C & C, Keelings, Emerson, Schneider Electric & Henkel. We are Manufacturing Experts who take an Operational Excellence (OPEX) approach to OEE rather than a Top Line or Technical approach. Our customers are achieving impressive results including, 30% increase in output, 25% reduction in unplanned downtime, 20% increase in line speeds and15% reduction in scrap and waste. Our Return on Investment is proven and quick which means your investment will pay for itself within 6 months or less. Contact Angela Drum, Business Development Manager for your first, exploratory, OEE Software conversation and to organise a PerformOEE ™ Software Demonstration. A: OEEsystems International, Head Office, Gurtnafleur Business Park, Clonmel Co Tipperary, Ireland

ERIKS is Europe’s leading industrial services partner offering a wide range of parts and maintenance services for all industrial sectors, a company with the know-how that makes the difference. Stand FAST TECHNOLOGIES 06 FASTTECHNOLOGIES.COM

Daikin in partnership with Nationwide Air Conditioning are specialists in providing energy efficient process chilled water solutions to leading food and beverage manufacturers throughout the UK. We have a track record delivering turn-key solutions, from simple replacement systems to bespoke systems for agglomeration, jacket cooling, space cooling, heat exchangers, dehumidification, free cooling, -20C blast coolers and more. Supplied with a 5 year manufacturer’s warranty, we can provide full after sales service and maintenance including 24/7 365, 4 hour to site response. Stand OEESYSTEMS 07 INTERNATIONAL WWW.OEESYSTEMS.COM

real cost savings throughout the enterprise.


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Envantage Ltd are experts at reducing cost and risk for food & drink manufacturers, by implementing the best energy and carbon management for their business. We typically enable companies to save £10,000-£100,000 annually while boosting environmental performance. We offer a comprehensive portfolio of services to our client base across the UK. You can rely on us to obtain and manage Climate Change Agreements and provide a range of other services such as M&T systems, energy efficient technologies, Carbon Disclosure Projects, Carbon Footprints, CRC management, energy and water procurement, ISO 50001 energy management systems and renewables. Customers we already work with include Senoble UK, Heron Foods, Martin’s Craft Bakery, Aquila Processing, Ocado, Simmons Bakers, Ruskim Seafoods and many others. We look forward to seeing you at our stall. You can also visit, or contact us at 0161 448 7722 and ERIKS UK WWW.ERIKS.CO.UK

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UK industry invests millions every year on indirect stock for its production processes, from hand tools through to hydraulic controls, inverters and motors, some use Efficient Supply Management to add value far beyond the storeroom. With ERIKS know-how, efficiency improvements to your indirect supply chain and parts management can lead to operational efficiencies, which in turn not only enhance productivity but also deliver

FAST Technologies is a leading factory automation provider and manufacturing systems solutions integrator. We create, design and deliver custom hardware and software projects to a number of diverse global manufacturing companies including: Automated line design and build, integration of collaborative robotics, deployment of Business Intelligence strategies to deliver OEE improvements, control batch processing, electronic SOP, ERP integration, CAPA and many others. Our flexible software platform offers unparalleled connectivity to data sources and machines. Historian allows contextually rich data to be stored facilitating quick root cause analysis and fault detection. Workflow allows for processes to be automated and enables full traceability and compliance. FAST Technologies solutions are fully ISA-95 compliant and are focussed on Industy 4.0 – connecting manufacturers to their devices and business systems in a smart and actionable way. We have the engineering know-how, the design expertise and the partner platforms to deliver individual, highly customised, automated solutions for business across the Industrial, Life Sciences, Technology, Food & Beverage, and Chemical sectors.




Firetrace Limited specialise in suppression systems using our unique, patented detection tube technology. Firetrace systems operate pneumatically & detect and extinguish fires at source without the need for external power. Firetrace is ideal for many applications and can easily be retrofitted to existing equipment. Visit us to see the Firetrace tube in action. Registered Office: Unit 22 • Knightsdale Road • Ipswich • Suffolk • IP1 4JJ Directors: D. L. Melton • C. S. Melton • A. J. Melton • T. J. Melton P.A. Lenney Reg. UK No. 1388268 Stand IDHAMMAR SYSTEMS LTD 03 WWW.IDHAMMARSYSTEMS.COM

Idhammar’s CMMS and OEE Systems are used in blue-chip companies, large and small, in a broad range of industrial sectors such as food, beverages, pharmaceuticals, automotive, packaging and utilities. Leading companies around the world are benefitting from our best-of-breed systems and know-how to


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achieve operational excellence through improved uptime, better productivity and reduced waste. Supporting quality and compliance goals, with faster reporting and analysis to maximise plant efficiency, Idhammar’s CMMS and OEE Systems achieve full ROI within 6-12 months of implementation and identify year-on-year savings opportunities. At the Food & Drink Business Engineering Summit, the Idhammar Systems team will be showcasing the latest advances in our portfolio, which includes our recently launched World Class Manufacturing (WCM) software that provides manufacturing sites with a fast and efficient means of handling maintenance and engineering workloads. Idhammar WCM can be used as a standalone app or linked to Idhammar MMS, ERP, or other CMMS applications. It is designed for ease of use on tablets in WiFi enabled environments. Find Idhammar Systems at stand number 6 to discuss Lean Manufacturing or call +44 (0) 117 920 9400, email, or visit www. JBC INDUSTRIAL SERVICES WWW.JBCINDSERV.CO.UK

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JBC are the UK’s leading aftercare provider to the manufacturing sector. Their expertise lies in the service and maintenance of industrial boilers, burners and process combustion, particularly in the food manufacturing industry. With a National coverage of 50 mobile service engineers across the UK, JBC provides a 24/7 breakdown service with a guaranteed 4 hour response. JBC are a first point of call for customers looking for peace of mind in an industry where loss of production can be costly. For a wealth of knowledge, reliability and versatility, JBC are dedicated to putting your production needs first. Stand JOBSON JAMES INSURANCE BROKERS LTD. 47 WWW.JOBSON-JAMES.CO.UK

Jobson James Food & Drink is a leading independent insurance broker for the UK food and drink industry. Wide-ranging sector knowledge and experience, commercial independence and a collaborative approach to business set Jobson James Food & Drink apart. Our measure of client value is derived from a perfect balance of risk awareness, informed protection and commercial cost effectiveness. Our steadfast dedication to detail underpins our value proposition. Jobson James Food & Drink are members of BFBi, BFFF, SOFHT and The British Society of Baking and provide comprehensive Insurance solutions to producers, wholesalers, food service companies, manufacturers, retailers and consultants.

We will: • Protect: Protect you against potentially insurable risks in a cost effective manner •  Support: Support you by ensuring your insurance programme is robust and fit for purpose •  Delight: Provide a high class bespoke service delivered by specialists

And to ensure complete customer satisfaction – and that floor and drainage projects have the longest possible design life – Kemtile only uses materials from proven, reliable suppliers such as BASF (UCRETE), ARGELITH (MV Tech) and WIEDEMANN-TECHNIK. (t) 01925 763045 | (e) JACK WAGHORN INTERNATIONAL LTD WWW.JWIEU.COM


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JWI serves a diverse range of customers in the Food & Drink, Pharmaceutical, High-Tech, Data Centre, Mechanical & Electrical and Hospital industries. We are experts in machinery movement projects in food processing & packing, dairies, creameries, breweries and distilleries because of our demonstrated record of delivering projects on time, safely and on budget. As JWI have project managers and site operative based throughout the UK, we can offer national coverage with local services.

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LAPP Group is a renowned manufacturer of industrial cable, connectors and glands, providing effective long term solutions for our customers and their industries. Our comprehensive range of cables, glands and connectors are designed to withstand the harsh environments found in industries such as Food & Beverage, Automation and Robotics. With our products specified in blue chip manufacturing plants such as Coca-Cola, Walkers, Glanbia and Samworth Brothers we continue to demonstrate our cabling expertise.

We are familiar with the types of equipment you need moving, with extensive experience of the different types of site involved, whether you are planning a single machine move, a disposal of redundant plant or a complicated project involving a new factory build or a full refurbishment.

Please come along to our stand and meet the JWI team. Alternatively for more information please contact us on: 0161 2413032 or 01444 415776 or via email: sales@ or visit

Lauras International works with leading Food & Drink manufacturing businesses that are frustrated with performance, want to drive profit, or are simply fed-up with waste. Each business usually has a good operation already, but is looking for ways to improve; often they have started continuous improvement programmes but prior to working with our team, have been disappointed with the rate of improvement or sustainability. KEMTILE WWW.KEMTILE.CO.UK

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Kemtile is one of the UK’s leading installers of hygienic floors and drainage systems for food and beverage industries. Since its inception in 1979, Kemtile has developed the knowledge and understanding to meet – and indeed exceed – the most stringent industry requirements. Kemtile’s reputation is founded on ensuring every project is completed on schedule and within budget by its highly skilled team. The company can also advise on complete floor design – providing a one stop shop that is backed up with its own skilled installation teams, experienced site supervision and a dedicated Health and Safety Consultant. As a result, Kemtile has worked for most of the major food and beverage brands in the UK and Ireland on a wide range of projects including minor weekend shutdown work to more extensive refurbishment projects and new builds. Previous clients include Wrights Pies, Village Bakery, Tomlinsons’ Dairy, AAK UK, Coca Cola, Arla Foods, Dairygold, Kellogg’s, Greencore, Bakkavor, Stateside Foods and KK Fine Foods.


Expertise in Lean, Six Sigma, TPM, Management Development, and a range of in-house developed approaches, enables us to tailor our improvement model to each client and achieve rapid, sustainable results. We operate globally and support multisite implementation. Contact Details: +44 (0) 333 456 1988 LINEVIEW SOLUTIONS WWW.LINEVIEW.COM

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We specialise in providing cutting edge systems and support to improve manufacturing efficiency, from single machine to full enterprise-wide performance data capture and visualisation. See us at the show to discuss how we can help you improve your plant efficiency. •  Do you accurately know how long each of your machines has stopped in fault today? • Do you want to know all your OEE losses in real time?

Exhibitors •  Do you want to make downtime and speed loss instantly visible? •  Do you want to see the real reasons for machines not running? •  Do you want to get automated reports identifying your losses so that you can tackle them? When you install a system by LineView on your line you will: •  Always know your real losses on this shift •  Get the ultimate Andon System directing your teams to fix real machine issues •  Have a fully automated data collection tool – teams no longer waste time with manual collection •  Be able to access our reporting from anywhere in your factory Visit or call us on 01564793039 for more. MABBETT WWW.MABBETT.COM

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Mabbett; On-site specialists in environmental engineering for the food and drink sector, to help you to See a Difference with energy, water and waste. 20 years of engineering, environmental and health & safety technical consultancy across the UK has provided Mabbett with a real understanding and experience of the everyday and the long-term challenges of business and industry within many sectors, including food and drink. We support by having an integrated team across 6 different office bases – Glasgow, Edinburgh, Liverpool, Cardiff, Dublin and Belfast. Our track record spans across various sectors to include Food and Drink; Industrial-Manufacturing; Commercial and Retail; Life Sciences; Waste Management; Public Sector; Energy; Construction; Chemical and Aerospace. Mabbett can support you through: •  Providing ESOS Lead Assessors – to now support organisations in how to make the most of ESOS investments. •  Taking organisations beyond compliance to drive business improvement and cost reduction. •  Analysing systems to improve efficiencies and effectiveness; •  Providing technical advice, giving organisations the knowledge and confidence to invest (or not) in new equipment, technologies or ideas. •  Offering Project Engineering to handle complex environmental engineering projects. •  Supporting Management System implementation, development and upkeep. •  Keeping on top of environmental legislation and on-going changes. •  Seeing in-house opportunities and providing QHSE Training, including IOSH and IEMA courses. •  Through always utilising Mabbett’s team approach, using technical energy, water, management system and H&S expertise.


Martec of Whitwell Ltd are Clean-in-Place & Hygienic Pigging specialists giving practical advice and solutions on best practice design, installation and use of CIP and hygienic technologies in food and pharmaceutical manufacturing. A corporate member of the European Hygienic Engineering Design Group (EHEDG) Martec own key patents on hygienic pigging which work in concert with CIP as low-waste cleanin-place solutions. Our work ranges from low cost process upgrades to enhance productivity and clean-ability through to state-of-the-art CIP sets and Product Recovery Systems (Hygienic Pigging Systems). Martec are uniquely capable of integrating these two key technologies to achieve genuine synergy, and cost effectively address process wastage from batch production. Tel: 01246 860855 Stand MICRODYN-NADIR 14 WWW.MICRODYN-NADIR.COM

MICRODYN-NADIR is the technology leading membrane and module supplier for the micro-, ultra- and nano filtration worldwide. The membrane division of the former Hoechst AG which used to be known as NADIR Filtration was founded in 1966. In 2003, NADIR Filtration and MICRODYN Modulbau, whose roots go back to the AKZO AG, merged and have been an important player in the membrane market as MICRODYN-NADIR ever since. With its well-known brands like NADIR®, BIO-CEL®, AQUADYN®, SPIRA-CEL® and MICRODYN, MICRODYN-NADIR holds important key market positions within the industrial and municipal water and waste water treatment sectors, with industrial focuses including Food and Beverage, Pharma and Biotech, Chemical Processes, Textile, Metal, Electronics and E-Coat / Automotive. MICRODYN-NADIR’s headquarters and main production facility are located in Wiesbaden, Germany with additional production facilities in Singapore and Xiamen/China. Being the new headquarter of MANN+HUMMEL´s Water Division since the 100% acquisition of MICRODYN-NADIR through MANN+HUMMEL in February 2015, MICRODYN-NADIR is also present with sales offices in Raleigh/USA as well as in Jundiaí/Brazil. MICRODYN-NADIR has 220 employees worldwide of which approximately 100 are based at the headquarter and main production location in Wiesbaden. Stand MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC 39 EUROPE B.V. WWW.MITSUBISHIELECTRIC.COM

The name Mitsubishi Electric is synonymous with innovative, high-quality products – in factory

automation as in other sectors. Programmable logic controllers, CNC controllers, drive solutions, industrial robots and electrical discharge machining systems from Mitsubishi Electric are widely hailed as leaders in their fields and have been helping to drive business success throughout Europe for over 30 years. Users in all industries benefit from our leading, reliable products, customised solutions and comprehensive service and support. Mitsubishi Electric branches in Germany, England, France, Ireland, Italy and Spain and our extensive network of sales partners guarantee outstanding customer service and fast delivery throughout Europe. MITIE WWW.MITIE.COM

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Mitie is pleased to attend the inaugural Food and Drink Engineering Summit to show its support to the manufacturing sector and showcase its solutions in the area of intelligent pest management and sustainable waste management. Sustainability, performance, and innovation are at the heart of our current collaborations with UK manufacturers as we support their transition to Manufacturing 4.0. Our lean and data driven approach to managing waste and reducing pest risk in food and beverage manufacturing and processing plants has a proven success rate, and we are excited to showcase this at the summit. MUSK ENGINEERING LTD WWW.MUSK-ENG.CO.UK

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Musk are a highly respected provider of engineering solutions to the food and beverage industry. By combining experience, value and quality production facilities, Musk continually seek to improve the performance of their customer’s business. We can deliver projects of any size, from simple stainless steel vessels and skid mounted equipment, all the way to full turnkey projects. Our technical and project management expertise enables us to undertake the most challenging of projects. The people we employ are our most important asset. We pride ourselves on a team approach utilising skill and knowledge together with an understanding of key issues in order to deliver projects to the highest standard. We continually invest in our people to ensure we offer the latest technology. NAYLOR DRAINAGE LTD WWW.NAYLOR.CO.UK

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Naylor Industries are a long established, leading British manufacturer of building & construction products, specialised clay pipes, plastic drainage & ducting, concrete and environmental products with an unparelled reputation in the market for quality and service.


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With over 100 years of expertise and craftsmanship with Naylor, we are committed to investing in the continuous development of our people, our technologies and in skills for the future. Our highly skilled team in South and West Yorkshire, Fife and the West Midlands have helped to position Naylor Industries Plc as the market leader it is today exporting globally.

Established in 2008 by industry experts from logistics, packaging and converting. Occupying a 40,000-sq.ft facility in Wellingborough, central to the UK Distribution Network Capacity to produce PALLITE® in UK Standard, Euro and bespoke sizes to meet customer demand Contact us to visit our facility!


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Nespresso is the worldwide pioneer and market leader in high quality portioned coffee. Stand PM GROUP 33 WWW.PMGROUP-GLOBAL.COM

PM Group is an international project delivery company operating across Europe, the USA and Asia. We have a 43 year track record in project management, process design, facility design and construction management for leading multinational companies.

We are world leaders in the food, pharmaceutical, mission critical, medtech, advanced manufacturing and energy sectors. Our reputation is built on great people with a flexible ‘can do’ attitude who consistently deliver successful projects safely for our clients. We pride ourselves on our technical expertise and work closely with our clients to develop innovative solutions for complex projects. The long standing relationships we have with our major multi-national clients result from the quality of our project delivery.

Pall Corporation is a global leader in high-tech filtration, separation, and purification, serving the diverse needs of customers across the broad spectrum of life sciences and industry. Pall Life Sciences provides cutting-edge products and services to meet the demanding needs of customers discovering, developing and producing biotech drugs, vaccines, cell therapies and classic pharmaceuticals. Pall offers advanced medical technologies, which are often a patient’s last line of defense from dangerous pathogens. Pall’s food and beverage products provide critical protection from contaminants during various manufacturing steps. Pall Industrial serves a diverse range of customers in the microelectronics, aerospace, fuels, petrochemical, chemical, automotive, and power generation industries. Pall is a key supplier to the innovative and demanding semiconductor and consumer electronics industries, and provides filtration products used in critical applications on commercial and military aerospace vehicles. Pall products are key to the reliability of industrial equipment. Pall’s engineered solutions help municipal and industrial customers address mounting water quality, scarcity and demand issues, and help energy companies maximize production and develop commercially successful next generation fuels. Headquartered in Port Washington, New York, Pall has offices and plants throughout the world.

PALLITE® is the lightweight, robust pallet manufactured by The Alternative Pallet Company Limited.

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Specialist Areas: Combined Heat & Power, LED Lighting, Biomass, Solar & Backup Generator utilisation. Smeaton Wood Energy strive to utilise our experience to enable clients to benefit from, understand and execute Low Carbon projects. Our USP comes from the range of procurement options that we can offer in highly competitive packages. SWE offer a free and no obligation quotation and feasibility study service for all technologies. SWE are not tied to any one product or technology meaning that we are able to be completely impartial in our approach to investigating and highlighting the most beneficial options for an organisation. Number: 01270 780181


QCL supply in-line and laboratory analysers for monitoring multiple parameters in food and beverage products, improving product processing and quality control. Our products include the revolutionary OPTIQUAD which uses four optical methods to provide continuous, highly accurate measurements of fats, oils, dairy products and wastewater. Precise process control is possible as deviations are detected within a few seconds and no time is wasted with traditional sampling and laboratory analysis. Installation and commissioning of our equipment is supported by our comprehensive training, technical support and on-site maintenance services. SMC PNEUMATICS WWW.SMC.AL


Our standard product range alone encompasses over 12,000 items with more than 700,000 variants – a portfolio which continues to grow, with up to 50 new or improved products launched every year. SMC: More than just pneumatics.

Established in 1986 with headquarters in Switzerland, Nespresso has grown to become an autonomous global business within the Nestlé Group. With this firm backing, we are now an iconic international brand operating in 50 countries around the world.


technology and experts in automation. That reputation saw us ranked as one of the world’s most innovative companies for three consecutive years in Forbes magazine.

Since 1959, SMC Corporation has helped manufacturers worldwide improve their factory automation – increasing their efficiency and profitability. Initially manufacturing and selling sintered metal filters we have continually re-invested our profits into product and people development. Today we are recognised as world leaders in pneumatic SPIRIT DATA CAPTURE & ZEBRA WWW.SPIRITDATACAPTURE.CO.UK

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Transforming the efficiency of the food industry Spirit Data Capture is an independent consultancy specialising in the development, sourcing and support of mobile enterprise solutions. We have numerous clients in the food industry, including food retailers, food packagers, manufacturers (e.g. bakeries, confectionery and drinks) and distributors. Many of our clients need a mobile enterprise solution that will address internal needs in their factory, warehouse or retail outlet and also externally in the field (distribution). Typical internal needs include devices to streamline stock and warehouse management. Key external needs include tracking and proof of delivery. A complete solution Spirit can meet all of these needs. Our capabilities include: Software application development – including packages such as Electronic Proof of Delivery / Collection; Picking Packing and Tracking; Asset Management; Stock Control; and Inventory Management.

Exhibitors Hardware – including handheld and wearable devices, mobile printers and wireless networks. We work with leading manufacturers, including Zebra Technologies. A range of managed services. Our solutions lead to the following benefits: •  Less paperwork, fewer manual errors and greater efficiency •  Real-time updates (leading to quicker invoicing) •  Faster processes, improved response times and higher productivity To find out more, come and talk to us. Alternatively, contact us on 01928 718800 or visit our website: www. Stand SRS-FRIGADON 57 WWW.SRS-FRIGADON.COM

SRS-Frigadon Ltd present the future generation of environmentally friendly chillers. F-Gas regulations mean than end users and contractors are having to look at natural refrigerant options that have low GWP values to ensure their future viability. Our chillers, with ranges up to around 900kw for cooling installations and 175kW for freezing installations operate on R-1270 and R-290 refrigerant in the primary circuit and with food-safe HYCOOL heat transfer fluid in the secondary circuit. We also offer a full range of supporting products such as cooling coils and GF pipework. Contact our sales office for further details on + 441789 450982. Stand STAINLESS FINISHING SOLUTIONS 50 WWW.STAINLESSFINISHINGSOLUTIONS.COM

Stainless Finishing Solutions Ltd are the UK’s only dedicated specialists in electrolytic Stainless Steel weld cleaning. We will be providing live demonstrations throughout the show with our WeldBrush Stainless Steel Weld Cleaner, Polisher and etcher. Working closely with sensitive industries including the food production sector SFS Ltd have had great success with WeldBrush unit, mainly due to the flawless finish it produces, the pace at which the system removes oxidization whilst fully passivating, plus the obvious heath and safety benefits it promotes, not only to the user but also to the finished product itself. Stand SURFACE MEASUREMENT 12 SYSTEMS UK LTD. SURFACEMEASUREMENTSYSTEMS.COM

Surface Measurement Systems develops and engineers innovative experimental techniques and instrumentation for physico-chemical characterization of complex solids. We are the world leaders in Dynamic Vapor Sorption (DVS) technology and Inverse Gas

Chromatography instrumentation and solutions, providing professional world-class scientific and technical support for our international customers. Stand VALVEFORCE 37 WWW.VALVEFORCE.CO.UK

Valveforce Limited together with its new acquisition IES Control Limited provides its customers with a unique offering of experience and solutions in Steam & Condensate together with Process Controls and PLC/ SCADA. Valveforce’s overall aim is to improve the food industries energy efficiency, comprising of ways to reduce steam consumption, reduce downtime and use our expertise to assess and target areas of significant cost reductions and steam consumption. Should you want to discuss Drive and Controls & Process Automation, Energy Efficiency & Condensate Recovery, Steam Audit and Trap Surveys, Food Process Controls and Valves contact Marc on 07958 333020.

Wire Belt Company has a long history of producing metal conveyor belting and conveyor systems providing customised open mesh, hygienic, safe and efficient conveyor solutions. Our belting range includes FlatFlex®, Eye-Flex®, CompactGrid®, Honeycomb and Spiral Woven Mesh, Wire Belt has the product to offer improved efficiency in many applications. We offer many styles and specifications of open mesh conveyor belt to suit any application. All Wire Belt’s conveyors are of hygienic stainless steel construction, have a wide range of optional features, and special variants that ensure the versatility to satisfy most application requirements such as changing product direction, orientation, and spacing between production processes. A selection of belting and conveyor products will be on display. With over 85 years’ experience and a comprehensive range of systems, Wire Belt Company is market leader in stainless steel conveyor belt manufacturing. Visit for more information. For more information contact; Wendy Thrower, Wire Belt Company Limited, or +44 (0) 1795 421771


Watkins Hire is the UK’s leading specialist temperature control rental solutions provider. We are the only specialist rental company that provides a full range of equipment including steam. If heating, cooling, steam or hot water is crucial for running your facilities then Watkins Hire is your natural partner. Introducing a new service, Temperature Control Emergency Planning Services. TCEPS has been introduced to assist our clients that rely on steam, hot water, heating or cooling for uninterrupted business continuity. Our three levels of plan can be tailored to your own individual requirements to ensure that you are fully covered for emergencies. Stand WILSON POWER 04 SOLUTIONS WWW.WILSONPOWERSOLUTIONS.CO.UK

One of the UK’s leading independent transformer manufacturers, we deliver expertly engineered power distribution solutions for organisations across a wide range of sectors and provide a personal and professional service that is trusted by some of the UK’s largest organisations. WIRE BELT COMPANY LTD WWW.WIREBELT.CO.UK

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Wire Belt Company is a Market Leader in Metal Conveyor Belt Solutions.

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