Pilot Plant Equipment


As the sole agents for Powerpoint International here in New Zealand, Thermaflo are able to supply top of the line laboratory and pilot plant equipment to many research and development facilities all over the country.

Our range of heat exchangers includes indirect heating, direct steam injection or direct steam infusion (DSI) using either: plates, tubes, scraped surface or any combination our clients require. We are able to include both direct heating and indirect heating on one base so comparisons can be made easily. Tube in tube indirect heat, plates indirect heat or combinations of the two so tubes and plates are available on one base.

Pilot Plant EquipmentWe take it to careful consideration your requirements and then develop a design that suits your processing, development or any other needs. We are also able to provide you with both indirect and direct scraped surface heat exchangers, margarine and spreads processors, small scale retorts, and spray driers.

We supply a full range of tubular and plate UHT/HTST models for a wide variety of products with holding tubes manufactured to any time that our customers require. Our range starts from the simple Mini UHT@ 10 to 20  litre per hour, the Econo-Lab series @ 20 to 60 litre per hour, through to the bigger machines at up to 200 litre per hour for Pilot Plant. Larger production UHT Heat Exchangers which start as small as 500 litre per hour. All are available with either plates, tubes or scraped surface models. The small range up to 100 litre per hour does not require any steam, they are very compact and all contained in a mobile stainless steel cabinet for easy moving.

If it's juice, milk. soy milk, soups, sauces, custards etc that you want to process, either laboratory scale, pilot scale or process scale, we have the machines to suit. 

For more information about how Thermaflo can assist you with your laboratory / pilot plant processing requirements, please call +64 (0)6 353 3640 or email sales@thermaflo.co.nz