Seasoning & Flavouring Augers
Augers are widely employed by flavouring and seasoning applications involving Metering Screw Feeders and similar powder metering devices.
Trantec specialises in flavouring applications, bringing a wealth of knowledge and experience to assist you with your seasoning requirements. Whether its offering advice on poorly performing existing equipment or alternative types of augers that are better suited to your materials, we can assist.
Often, a change in auger screw size is the best way to adjust material flow-rates. Trantec can supply your seasoning auger, and if required, with the delivery tube or front plate fabrication for your existing flavouring and powder dosing machinery.
Food Contact Regulations
Trantec works closely with all EC and FDA food contact regulations and can offer advice on the most suitable material and finish for your application. Trantec holds considerable experience in the food process industry, working with some of the world’s largest snack foods manufacturers and materials handling equipment suppliers.
We understand the complexities of quick flavour changes and the need to prevent cross-contamination for allergen and quality purposes.
Trantec can redesign your augers, improving their cleanability and producing a sanitary friendly auger with no crevices. Trantec operates GMP (good manufacturing practice) and can provide full traceability of all materials we use to produce your auger screw, confirming all food contact legislation is met.
Snack Foods Manufacturing
Snack foods can often present a wide variety of seasoning challenges. Flavourings used in the production of popcorn, pretzels, crisps, and peanuts may all vary in their flow and feed characteristics. Trantec offers free comprehensive product testing and trials to confirm the suitability of your auger with your product.
Customers can witness the trials first hand. Alternatively, we will email a video and a copy of the report to you.
Please don’t hesitate to contact us with your requirements.