Salico Oy has chosen Hivacon Systems Oy as a partner when expanding the operations of their Helsinki factory. Salico is a Finnish food industry company and part of the Swedish Greenfood Group.
Salico Oy supplies fresh processed fruits and vegetables to professional kitchens, retailers and fast food chains. Hivacon vacuum solution supports their production process, significantly enhancing the material management and intralogistics. The Hivacon system delivery included piping and equipment design, electrical and automation solutions, and the delivery of related materials.
After taking Hivacom vacuum system in use, the production line can collect and transport several thousand kilograms per hour. Biowaste is conveyed directly from the production into waste containers. Material is moving via pipelines by the force of vacuum and air flow, at a speed of up to 12-17 m/s.