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From large breweries to small distilleries and wineries, we can assist with your equipment needs. We have more than 40 years of experience in delivering custom equipment, built with sanitary design in mind. BOSS, our Blend Onsite Sanitation System, allows you to automate formulation, blending and dispensing of sanitation chemicals, while receiving real-time reporting on chemical use. Not quite ready for a BOSS? Contact us today for chemical mixing & dispensing systems or portable foaming units.

Brewing & Distilling Equipment

Chemical Mixing & Dispensing

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Blend Onsite Sanitation System (BOSS)

Description:

  • Chemical blending, dispensing and tracking system
  • Dispenses the exact quantity, composition and concentration to your plant’s specifications
  • Benefits of reach every level of the plant- from chemical cost savings to tracking and reporting chemical usage and cost down to the department and individual user level

Sanitation Chemical Dispensing System

Description:

  • Can customize to fit your operation including the chemical quantities needed to ensure a thorough sanitation process
  • Can deliver a single amount of multiple chemicals or differing amounts of one chemical

CIP, anti-foam and other chemical dispensing applications

Description:

  • Fully customizable systems available to dispense chemicals to a CIP system, dispense antifoams or antimicrobials, or any other possible chemical application
  • Whether you need to dispense ounces or gallons, we can create a solution to fit your needs

DEMA 633 Blend Center Single Station Dispenser

Description:

  • Connect any number or systems without tools
  • Compact size allows for easy installation
  • Easy access for service without removing the unit from the wall; water valve requires no tools to service
  • Water inlet easily switches from left to right side
  • Separate models for Action Gap or Air Gap back flow protection

DEMA 845/846 Industrial Laundry Master Dispenser

Description:

  • Large stainless steel enclosure accommodates up to 6 pumps
  • Two large pump options with volume of 40 ounces (1185ml) per minute and 50 ounces (1480ml) per minute
  • 9 formula capability and separate USM formula remote
  • On-board programming

Sanitation

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DEMA ProFoam Model 289

Description:

  • Hose end foamer and sprayer
  • Includes a 32-ounce bottle and spray gun with quick disconnect fittings
  • Attaches to any garden hose
  • Produces a foam when the aerating wand is attached; sprays when the wand is removed
  • Quick disconnect allows spray gun to be removed easily from dispenser for clear water rinse
  • Ideal when portability is required

FOAM-iT Portable Foam Unit - 30 gallon

Description:

  • Universal hinged back plate. Tool-free access to components
  • Quick-change pump. Lift bracket to release pump
  • Natural color tank helps you see product levels
  • Hinged lid; available in 5 colors
  • Front-facing drain
  • In-line strainer protects pump from debris
  • FOAM-iT item # FI-30N
  • Also available in 5, 10, 15, 20, 25 and 50-gallon

FOAM-iT 15 Gallon Battery Foam Unit

Description:

  • Draws from pre-mixed solution
  • Battery-powered – no air lines or power cords to hold you back
  • Runs up to 2 hours from one charge
  • Battery level indicator on back plate
  • Use with low-foaming chemical products
  • Natural color tank helps you see product levels
  • Hinged lid, available in 5 colors
  • Integrated hose wraps
  • In-line strainer to protect pump from debris
  • FOAM-iT item # FI-BP-15N

FOAM-iT 10 Gallon Battery Foam Unit with Stainless Steel Ball Valve

Description:

  • Draws from pre-mixed solution
  • Battery operated
  • Up to 45 minutes of continuous use from one charge
  • Stainless ball valve with foam fan tip
  • Hinged back plate provides tool-free access to components
  • Natural color tank helps you see product levels
  • Hinged lid, available in 5 colors
  • Integrated hose wraps
  • Front-facing drain
  • FOAM-iT item # FI-10N-B-SSBV

FOAM-iT Drain Foaming Attachment

Description:

  • Foam travels through drains, providing 360° contact along pipe walls for maximum sanitation
  • Stainless steel foam disc to cover drains up to 12 inches in diameter
  • Rubber stopper to plug drains 3.5 to 5 inches in diameter
  • Connects to compatible FOAM-iT units using included quick-connect fittings
  • FOAM-iT item # DFA

FOAM-iT Trench Drain Foaming Attachment

Description:

  • Foam travels through drains, providing 360° contact along pipe walls for maximum sanitation
  • Stainless steel construction
  • 7 inch round, flat brush designed for foaming trench drains
  • Connects to compatible FOAM-iT units using included quick-connect fittings
  • FOAM-iT item # DFA-TR7

Dosatron® 14 GPM Injector

Description:

  • Install directly into water supply line; uses water pressure as its power source
  • Chemical concentrate is proportionate to the volume of water, regardless of variations in main line flow and pressure
  • Easy-to-read ratio selector
  • GPM: 0.05 to 14 GPM (0.19 to 50 LPM)
  • Pressure: 4.3 to 85 PSI
  • Dosatron item # 14 GPM: D14MZ2

Water Temperature Controls

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Emech® Digital Control Valves

Description:

  • A highly optimized temperature control system
  • High speed accuracy. Achieves more in less time
  • Increases productivity while lowering utility and maintenance costs
  • Superior valve performance allows you to run plans closer to constraints, thereby increasing production and yield.
  • Built to resist corrosion and minimize wear while providing maximum performance
  • Patented valve disc system, swirl mixing action, high speed in valve sensing, with embedded PID control of a 100% duty cycle rated stepper motor digital actuator

Emech® Hot & Cold Water Mixer

Description:

  • 3-port mixing valve uses ceramic shear action disc technology
  • Provides tight shut-off, high pressure differential capability long-life integrity
  • Fitted with electronic actuator and integrated temperature sensor
  • High-performance stand-along closed-loop temperature control
  • Temperature accuracy to +/- 1°F over a 32°F – 212°F control range
  • Capable of blending from 0% to 100% of either inlet temperature

Emech® Steam/Water Mixer

Description:

  • Instantaneous hot water generation
  • Shear action disc design of the actuated valve mixes steam and water to precise hot water temperatures for critical cleaning and sanitation applications
  • Fitted with electronic actuator and an integrated temperature sensor
  • Fast, accurate and stable temperature control
  • A constant supply of hot water at a precise temperature
  • Single compact assembly simplifies installation

KOMAX Direct Injection Steam Heater

Description:

  • Breakthrough in water heating and mixing technology, provides high energy efficiency with no maintenance cost
  • Provides an unlimited supply of hot water – instantly
  • Patented design features: Smooth operation, energy efficient, maintenance free, cost-effective
  • Equip with an Emech actuator for precise temperature control

Hand Care

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HACCP 1-2 Knockout Pump Kit Item # DSP-0001

Description:

  • Atomizing hand sanitizer spray pump kit for one gallon container
  • Compatible with hard liter bottles
  • Atomized spray saturates nails and cuticles
  • Best Sanitizers item # KT10011

1 oz. Pump Dispenser Item # DSP-0004

Description:

  • Removable cap and optional accessories
  • Can be used with grit and pumice substances
  • 38 mm cap fits standard gallon
  • FDA compliant
  • Tube Size: 10 3/4″
  • Impact® Economy 1 oz. Plastic Dispensing Pump item # 904

HACCP 1-2 Knockout Wrist-Activated Dispenser Item # DSP-0009

Description:

  • Meets HACCP guidelines
  • Durable, stainless steel construction
  • Wall mountable, stainless steel dispenser
  • Accommodates one gallon bottles
  • Includes KT10011 atomizing hand sanitizer pump kit for gallon bottle
  • Best Sanitizers item # MD10006 – comes with KT10011 atomizing pump kit
  • Best Sanitizers item # MD10003 – comes with KTFS1002 foaming pump kit

EZ-Step Wall-Mounted Foot-Activated Dispenser

Description:

  • Meets HACCP guidelines
  • Hands-free activation elminates the increased possiblity of cross-contamination
  • Durable, stainless steel construction
  • Best Sanitizers item # MD10105 – comes with KT10011 atomizing pump kit
  • Best Sanitizers item # MD10110 – comes with KTFS1002 foaming pump kit

EZ-Step Portable Foot-Activated Dispenser

Description:

  • Use only with hand sanitzer spray
  • Meets HACCP guidelines
  • Hands-free activation elminates the increased possiblity of cross-contamination
  • Durable, stainless steel construction
  • Best Sanitizers item # MD10012 – comes with KT10011 atomizing pump kit

Gallon Wall Bracket

Description:

  • Meets HACCP guidelines
  • Durable, stainless steel construction
  • Best Sanitizers item # MD10200 – comes with KT10011 atomizing pump kit
  • Best Sanitizers item # MD10201 – comes with KTFS1003 foaming pump kit

VersaClenz Manual Hand Hygiene Dispenser Item # DSP-0018

Description:

  • Compatible with 17 different products
  • ADA compliant
  • Durable and splash resistant
  • Best Sanitizers item # MD10030B

Prizefighter Dispensing System

Description:

  • Automatic, watertight dispensers
  • Durable, stainless steel construction
  • Infrared sensors detect hands and dispenses a pre-measured amount of liquid soap or hand sanitizer spray
  • Best Sanitizers item # AD10022 – Sanitizer spray
  • Best Sanitizers item # ADS0002 – Liquid soap

Champion Multi-Line Dispensing System

Description:

  • Automatic, watertight dispensers
  • Durable, stainless steel construction
  • Infrared sensors detects hands and dispenses a pre-measured amount of liquid soap or hand sanitizer spray
  • Best Sanitizers item # AD10008 – Sanitizer spray reservoir
  • Best Sanitizers item # AD10009 – Liquid soap reservoir
  • Best Sanitizers item # AD10019 – Sanitizer spray dispenser
  • Best Sanitizers item # AD10019S – Liquid soap dispenser

Soap Foam Dispenser #9320 Item # DSP-0012

Description:

  • Creates a thick and rich foam
  • Foams regular lotion soaps with 1:3 soap to water dilution
  • Greater skin area coverage with less soap dispensed
  • More handwashings at less cost
  • 800 ml capacity; dispenses .6 cc in liquid form
  • Hidden locking mechanism
  • Patented pump system
  • Interline Brands item # 9320

Lotion Crank Dispenser #1300 Item # DSP-0014

Description:

  • Made of high-impact, corrosion-resistant ABS plastic
  • For 4-liter/1-gallon flat-top jug, approximately 1.4 cc per crank
  • Contains built-in reservoir for ready supply of product
  • Impact® Lotion Crank Soap Dispenser item # 1300

Birko by Lagafors®

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Central Cleaning System

  • Can include 3-5 main components to meet demands for capacity, performance and quality
  • Uses less water and chemicals. Generates less wastewater. A potential cost savings of 35%!
  • Supplies correct pressure, flow and chemical concentration to places they’re needed. 150-580 psi and up to 30 simultaneous users
  • Water pump and chemical center placed in a central area. Pipes and hoses run throughout the facility to satellite stations
  • Central dosing and chemical storage enables safe handling. Eliminates need for concentrated chemicals in production areas
  • Service, maintain and control equipment settings all in one place off the production floor
  • Unlike other systems on the market, can include remote access for online customer support, troubleshooting and system optimization
  • Equipment is hygienically-designed; made of durable stainless steel
  • Option available with remote access that provides full documentation and traceability of the cleaning process

Water Pump Unit (LWP 10/20/40 SB/Multi)

Description:

  • Essential component of the central cleaning system
  • Supplies pressurized water; connects to media satellite
  • Available with a variety of pressures (150-580psi) and flow capacities to accommodate anywhere from 1-30 simultaneous users
  • Floor-standing unit

Variable Chemical Center (VCC II 70/140 Unit)

Description:

  • Unique, centralized chemical dosing system. Supports 1-4 chemicals or increased capacity
  • Contains pressure pump, 1-4 chemical dosing modules and a controller
  • High dosage accuracy (+/- 0.1%) guarantees efficient chemical use
  • Supports 1-24 simultaneous users (1.5-36 gallons/minute)
  • Alarm indicates when chemicals are low

Central Combo Unit (CCU II)

Description:

  • Central cleaning system for washing with water, foam application and disinfection
  • Contains pump unit for rinse water (1-7 users), a pressure-supply pump for modules, 1-3 chemical solution dosing modules and a controller
  • Three pressure options: 150, 325 or 580 psi
  • Automatic start/stop feature for water, and chemicals and sanitizers
  • Alarm indicates when chemicals are low

Media Satellite VMS II

Description:

  • Hygienically designed satellite station that connects to any water pump or VCC II/CCU II unit
  • All-in-one system dispenses water, chemicals and sanitizers
  • Combine with centralized dosing to dispense an optional chemical solution with an injector
  • Color-coded valves and nozzles

Media Satellite VMS II-T

Description:

  • Hygienically designed satellite station that connects to any water pump or VCC II / CCU II unit
  • All-in-one system dispenses up to 4 different products – alkaline, chemical solution, sanitizer, plus water
  • Can handle an alkaline and acidic solution in parallel outlets; no need to clean when switching between chemicals
  • Color-coded valves and nozzles
  • Settings are centrally controlled – makes it easier to adjust settings
  • Easy to clean – open-bottom design

Media Satellite VMS II-Combi

Description:

  • Hygienically designed satellite station that connects to any water pump or VCC II / CCU II unit
  • Option for plants that want centralized dosing but need to use an optional chemical solution from time to time
  • Unique concept – mixer unit for dosing chemical and sanitizer solutions as well as an integrated injector for an optional chemical solution
  • Suitable for water pressure between 145-2,320 psi
  • Color-coded valves and nozzles
  • Easy to clean – open-bottom design

Decentralized Cleaning System

  • Main station supplies correct pressure, flow and chemical concentration to places they’re needed. Available as 1020 CB or 20/40 CB and 150-580 psi
  • Water pump placed in the production area, pipes draw water from pump to satellite stations
  • Ideal for smaller plants that need up to 5-7 satellites, or when replacing similar equipment
  • Larger facilities should consider the Central Cleaning System
  • Equipment is hygienically-designed; made of durable stainless steel
  • Flexible configurations. Option to put one or more CB units in production area or one larger pump unit (SB/multi) outside production area to centralize water supply to satellites, enable maintenance during production hours

Main Station 1020 CB

Description:

  • Supplies water, chemical and sanitizers at a pressure of 150 psi
  • Wall-mounted unit
  • Can connect 1-2 satellite stations

Main Station 20/40 CB

Description:

  • Supplies water, chemical and sanitizers at a pressure of 325-580 psi
  • Flexibility on pressure and flow
  • Wall-mounted unit

Media Satellite VMS II DC

Description:

  • Hygienically-designed satellite for water rinsing, foam application and disinfection
  • Wall-mounted in production areas
  • Supplies water pressure between 73-2,320 psi
  • Easy to operate; clearly marked hoses
  • Can dispense up to 3 different chemicals (alkaline, acid and sanitizers)

Water Pump Unit (LWP 10/20/40 SB/Multi)

Description:

  • Essential component of the decentral cleaning system
  • Supplies pressurized water; connects to media satellite
  • Available with a variety of pressures (150-580psi) and flow capacities to accommodate anywhere from 1-30 simultaneous users
  • Floor-standing unit

Low Water Pressure Mobile Unit

Description:

  • Dispenses pressurized water, applies chemical foam and sanitizers
  • Contains frequency controlled low pressure pump, air compressor, injector, spray nozzle and 65 foot hose
  • Holds up to 12 gallons of chemicals
  • Easy to open
  • Available without a compressor (an external pressurized air connection is required)
  • Boosts tap water pressure up to 325 or 580 psi

Mobile Foam Unit (MFSU 75)

Description:

  • Dispenses powder and liquid chemicals
  • Ideal for cleaning small areas and when extra cleaning power is needed
  • Manually dispenses correct chemical dose
  • Contains 65 foot hose with shut-off valve and lances to apply foam or liquid
  • Holds up to 20 gallons of chemicals
  • Pressurizes liquid using air, 90-120 psi
  • Requires external pressurized air connection

Hose Kit including Spray Gun

Description:

  • Contains spray gun, 82-foot hose
  • Stainless steel quick couplings connect to satellite stations
  • Includes a ½” flexible hose for pressures up to 580 psi

Nozzle Kit

Description:

  • Nozzles and lances for different pressures and applications
  • Each nozzle equipped with a hose nipple to connect to spray gun

Automatic Hose Reel

Description:

  • Spring-loaded hose reel can fit 50, 65, 82, or 98 foot long hose
  • Mobile arm allows installation in narrow spaces or in ceiling
  • Equipped with connection hose
  • Increases the hygiene level and prolongs the life of the hose