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Lafert Electric Motors

Electra House
Electra Way
United Kingdom

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Most recent articles relating to Lafert Electric Motors;

Enhance hygiene and save money

Enhanced hygiene, reduced downtime and lower maintenance are proven to result from installations of Lafert’s ‘Marlin’ stainless steel motors. Installed on such diverse applications as confectionary manufacture, fish processing, breakfast cereal production, cheese manufacturing, salad preparation and fruit juice blending Marlin motors have enabled savings of several thousands of pounds within just twelve months. FULL STORY...

Appetite for Engineering 2017: The countdown has started

To both inspire and educate engineers working across the food and beverage sector about the benefits of automation technologies, this year's Appetite for Engineering event will be taking place at the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) at Ansty Park in Coventry on 19th October. Suzanne Gill reports. FULL STORY...

Weetabix saves £1000s by eliminating motor failures

Elimination of motor failures has saved £1000s in maintenance engineering costs for Weetabix. These savings have accrued following the installation of ‘Marlin’ stainless steel AC motors from Lafert as replacements for conventional motors on breakfast cereal extruders at a production facility in Corby. FULL STORY...

Motors: can you have it all?

Brian Bannister, motor specialist and managing director at Lafert Electric Motors, spoke to Food Processing about what specifiers should look for when choosing a motor. FULL STORY...

Stainless steel motor makes cleaning a less sticky operation

The use of stainless steel motors has helped The Village Bakery to speed up its end of day cleaning operations in the savouries department. FULL STORY...

Looking beyond the purchase price

Selecting products for use in mixing and blending operations in the food and beverage sector should never be based on cost alone. FULL STORY...

EXCLUSIVE FSA responds to FP's 'bagging' scandal story

The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has reacted to the Food Processing report about several food factories, including one household name brand, that were said to be risking all by indulging in a technique known as 'bagging' in order to clean the motors in their plants.FULL STORY...

Lafert Electric Motors at PPMA

Lafert Electric Motors' motor specialists were at stand number A43 at PPMA 2011, where they were on hand to discuss various issues with visitorsFULL STORY...

What is the essence of Lean Manufacturing?

Everybody's talking about Lean Manufacturing. But there are so many variations on so many definitions, it's difficult to know what to make of it all. Here are the views of ABB, SICK, OCS and CenFRA, among others.FULL STORY...

Lafert demonstrates ‘Marlin’ Stainless motors are fit for purpose at PPMA

Lafert’s IP66 ‘Marlin’ stainless motors are hose-down tolerant and corrosion-proof making them suitable for hygiene sensitive applicationsFULL STORY...


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