blast freezing

blast freezing

a method of freezing poultry in which the carcasses are subjected to temperatures of −40°F in a blast tunnel for 2 to 3 hours.
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For 3 pallets a standard ArcticStore 10' will work quite well with rapid chilling and even blast freezing small volumes.
Features refresh/thawing,re-packing, re-boxing, custom assembly, heat shrink, blast freezing, shrink wrapping,temp-controlled processing, inventory maintenance, labeling, date coding, band saw, bag seal, re-weighing, bagging, cooler/freezer services, glazing, pallet exchange.
Seacatch recently upgraded from a manual blast freezing process by investing in a fully automated in-line system for protective glaze hardening and full freezing of wet fish fillets.
Owned by Bay Grove Capital, both facilities serve the import, export, fisheries and domestic cold storage markets, and offer on-site processing, deep-water access, blast freezing and intermodal shipping.
PLC controlled and monitored, the system reduces the amount of cold freezer air spilling from the low opening and controls warm, moist air infiltration from entering into the blast freezing system.
Tippmann Group has developed a new alternative to traditional blast freezing which will save users up to 50% on their utilities and labor associated with blast freezing.
fish and dairy where blast freezing is an integral part of the handling or preparation process.
The company provides a variety of fulfillment services to its customers, among them blast freezing and defrosting as well as strap boxing, taped boxing and vacuum-sealed boxing.
CMFO expects that, when fully operational, the facility will bring in $8 million in annual storage, blast freezing and ice revenues, plus ring up $4 million in net income.
The system is capable of blast freezing 384,000 pounds of product in 20 hours.
Operating on natural refrigerants, the dual-purpose plant provides cooling for both blast freezing and cold storage.