Compared to many food industries the dairy industry is highly developed with a high automation level. A wide range of products are produced from the one raw material; milk. Prediktor have long experience from working with the food industry, and provides robust and hygienically designed solutions for the demanding process environment encountered in this type of industry.
APIS Spektron inline analysis
The Spektron instrument is typically used for inline analysis of fat, moisture, protein, lactose or dry matter in dairy products like milk, concentrated milk, cheese or milk powder. The Spektron is a full spectrum diode array NIR instrument purpose made for rough industrial processes like the dairy industry. With a stainless steel IP65 housing and a hygienic design, the instrument can be adapted to analysis on conveyors, in pipelines, through glass windows or with insertion probes.
The Spektron instrument provides real time multicomponent analysis, and can provide operators with real time information in trend graphs or by interface to control systems.
APIS MES modular Software
Prediktors software packages are scalable and adaptable to customers need for real time visualization and trending, SPC, advanced modeling, real time and historic reporting services.
The software communicates both with ERP systems, control systems and machines, and can provide our customers with a wide range of functionality:
- ERP system integration
- Machine and control system integration
- Overall production line control
- Data collection, logging and trending
- Detailed tracking
- Planning, scheduling and execution of orders
- Recipe handling and control
- Least cost formulation
- Supplier surveillance
- Quality data collection
- Production LIMS
- Data mining and analysis
- Statistical process control (SPC)
- Production reporting and traceability
- Downtime logging and OEE
- Advanced process control (APC)
- Labeling and identification
- Alarm systems
- Condition based maintenance
- Lean management