Fruit

Fruit, Vegetables & Nuts

Products that are typically inspected in the fruit, vegetable & nut segments include; Semi-processed or prepared fruits & vegetables, salads, coleslaw, herbs and many more. These products are inspected to eliminate any contaminants that may be present so that they do not make it to the consumer.

The typical contaminants inspected in the fruit & Vegetable industries are; all metals (Ferrous, Non-Ferrous & Stainless steel), stone, ceramic & dense plastics. Food production can be tough and stressful environment but by understanding the challenges faced by each sector and application LOMA are able to design machinery to help ease any potential issues and help to contribute to maintain maximum uptime.

Challenges in this Sector

Some of the challenges faced by the fruit & vegetable segments include;

  • Significant increase in non metallic contaminants such as stone in earth vegetables (Potatoes, Carrots etc)
  • Multiple product times varying in shape, weight and size.
  • Introduction of stone, ceramic and dense plastic contaminants

Why Use LOMA?

  • Designed to Survive®’ machines suitable for the harshest of environments minimalizing common issues such as water ingress.
  • Applications for increasing product quality i.e. misshaped & damaged.
  • Machines for a wide range of applications including loose & packaged products.
  • Easy to use machines designed for varying product effects
  • Good detection levels on both Metal Detection and X-Ray Inspection with the added capability of dealing well with product size variants.
  • Prompt, Efficient & Reliable support.
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IQ4 Conveyorized Metal Detector System

The IQ4 Rectangular Search Head Metal Detector is designed to be integrated within production lines or conveyor systems.

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Ideal for:

  • Meat, Poultry & Fish
  • Bakery
  • Dairy and Egg Products
  • Confectionery & Snack Foods
  • Dried Foods, Cereals & Grains
  • Fruit, Vegetables & Nuts
  • Other / General Industries
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X5C Compact X-Ray Inspection

Designed with retail-packed convenience food in mind the X5C is the smallest X-Ray system available, with a machine length of 1000mm and offers first-class CCP protection in the smallest footprint possible – and Designed to Survive.

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Ideal for:

  • Convenience Food | Food-to-Go
  • Meat, Poultry & Fish
  • Bakery
  • Dairy and Egg Products
  • Confectionery & Snack Foods
  • Fruit, Vegetables & Nuts
  • Other / General Industries
  • Dried Foods, Cereals & Grains
  • Pharmaceutical & Nutraceutical
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X5 Spacesaver X-Ray Inspection

Designed to be integrated into line with optional free standing reject, Available in 300mm and 500mm belt width models, the X5 SpaceSaver is perfect for packed products with a width of up to 250mm.

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Ideal for:

  • Convenience Food | Food-to-Go
  • Dairy and Egg Products
  • Meat, Poultry & Fish
  • Bakery
  • Confectionery & Snack Foods
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X5 Pack X-Ray Inspection

Designed to be integrated into line with built-in automatic reject and available in 300, 500 and 600 mm belt width models, the X5 Pack is perfect for a variety of unpackaged and packaged products.

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Ideal for:

  • Meat, Poultry & Fish
  • Bakery
  • Dairy and Egg Products
  • Confectionery & Snack Foods
  • Dried Foods, Cereals & Grains
  • Fruit, Vegetables & Nuts
  • Other / General Industries
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X5C & CW3 Check & Detect Combination System

The X5c & CW3 Check & Detect Combination System is designed for detecting contaminants and reducing giveaway in food products.  This system is perfect for inspecting retail-packed convenience food, ready meals in foil trays and small end-of-line packaged goods up to 280mm wide by 110mm high.

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Ideal for:

  • Convenience Food | Food-to-Go
  • Meat, Poultry & Fish
  • Bakery
  • Confectionery & Snack Foods
  • Dairy and Egg Products
  • Fruit, Vegetables & Nuts
  • Other / General Industries
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CW3 Checkweigher for up to 12 kg

Designed to be integrated into the production process to ensure product weight meets legislation, the CW3 Light to Middle Range is perfect for products such as convenience foods, sachets and ready meals up to 12Kg.

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Ideal for:

  • Fruit, Vegetables & Nuts
  • Confectionery & Snack Foods
  • Dairy and Egg Products
  • Meat, Poultry & Fish
  • Bakery
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Bulkflow X-Ray Inspection System

Designed to be integrated into line with optional reject stations, the X5 Bulkflow X-ray is perfect for loose and free flowing products.

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Ideal for:

  • Dried Foods, Cereals & Grains
  • Fruit, Vegetables & Nuts
  • Other / General Industries
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CW3S Compact Checkweigher

Designed to be integrated into the production process to ensure product weight meets legislation, the CW3S compact checkweigher is designed for packaged and wrapped products under 3 kg.

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Ideal for:

  • Other / General Industries
  • Fruit, Vegetables & Nuts