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Fortress Technology (Europe) Ltd

The Phantom Building
7 Beaumont Road
OX16 1RH
United Kingdom

Telephone : 01295 256266
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Most recent articles relating to Fortress Technology (Europe) Ltd;

Multi-orientation, multi-scan metal detector

Fortress Technology has introduced a metal detector that inspects low profile, high value products vertically and horizontally concurrently. FULL STORY...

Handling a metal contamination food recall

Phil Brown examines the different factors that can make food manufacturers vulnerable to a recall, even with inspection equipment in place. FULL STORY...

Quality assurance 4.0

Deployment of digital technologies in industrial settings, particularly multi-site food factories has been slow to materialise. However when it comes to quality assurance, things are starting to change, according to Phil Brown. FULL STORY...

Metal threats: are you missing the real ready meal risks?

A recent survey by insurance broker, Lockton, revealed that cost-cutting on food and drink production lines is having a direct impact on product quality, sparking a rise in recalls. FULL STORY...

Remote management software added to metal detectors

In fast paced, harsh or cramped food production and packing lines, where metal detectors are subject to rigorous washdowns and knocks from operatives, modern machine control panels can be vulnerable to damage which can result in unexpected maintenance downtimes. Fortress has solved this problem... FULL STORY...

Picking a solution to suit your contaminant

Suzanne Gill finds out more about the benefits and barriers to the use of both metal detection and X-ray to meet your product contamination detection needs. FULL STORY...

Metal detection advances offer productivity benefits

How often do you test your metal detection systems? Advancing technologies could help reduce the time spent testing, helping to increase productivity. FULL STORY...

Are you getting the frequency right?

Metallic inclusions are the number one contaminant in food products. Phil Brown looks at the technologies behind effective metal detection. He explains the three key frequency options and why it is essential to select the correct frequency for your food application.  FULL STORY...

Whitefish processor hooks Fortress detectors to boost quality and yield

Grimsby-based family-owned whitefish processor Kirwin Brothers installed Fortress ‘Phantom’ metal detectors to fulfil the production requirements of a new customer. The company, which is experiencing ever-increasing demand from retailers UK-wide for its range of wet and smoked fish fillets and portions, turned to Fortress Technology to develop a bespoke metal detection inspection unit for a brand new production line.FULL STORY...

1000th Metal Detector for Fortress – Made in Britain

In 2010 Fortress Technology’s European office took a leap of faith and moved from their 3,000 ft premises, which was the basis of their sales and support network, into a 10,500 ft factory. The purpose of which was to manufacture their range of Phantom metal detectors which they had previously been importing from their parent in Toronto.FULL STORY...

Fortress Technology to show 'high performance metal detectors' at PPMA

Fortress Technology will be showing a Vector integrated conveyor and metal detector system designed to meet the latest supermarket retailer standards by comprising an audible or visual alarm to indicate when there have been metal rejects in order to help identify potential issues early.FULL STORY...

Fortress Technology's new guide to metal detection

Fortress Technology (Europe) - manufacturer of high performance ‘Phantom’ metal detection systems for the food industry - has published ‘A practical Guide to Metal Detection in the Food Manufacturing Industry’. FULL STORY...

Fortress to show vector integrated conveyor

Fortress Technology (Europe) Ltd will be showing its latest Vector integrated conveyor and metal detector system which has been recently enhanced to meet new supermarket retailer standardsFULL STORY...

Fortress's new 'Stealth' metal detector

New backwards compatible inspection system features special Lexan control panel designed to withstand the harshest production environmentsFULL STORY...

Icon metal detector from Fortress

Fortress Technology's new metal detector is said to feature an eye-catching touchscreen and is designed to be future proof as well as backwards compatible with older Fortress systemsFULL STORY...

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