55T / 127,000 Litre Flour silo - 3800 diameter x 15,500 straight sides [17,130 to top of handrail], skirt mounted with 4 offload cell points, access ladder system, top cone davit arm, and live bottom.
Just received the first batch from the still we built back in 2015 - this whisky has had as much love and cares put into it as the still we built to make it.
Just dispatched 2 off 2000 litre contramix kettles to China - now isn't that great to reverse the tide. Steam jacketed kettles with insulation & cladding, bolted safety grid.
Watch how these safety switches work - sorry I haven't worked how to edit the video so as to make it shorter [cut out the motor ramp up and ramp down time]
Just finishing off 2 off 2000 litre contra rotating mixers which incidentally is a repeat order of the same fabricated 4 years ago
2 off 2000 litre ribbon blenders ready to be wrapped and put in a container.
customer wanted to fabricate his own lid, but unit supplied with safety switch that holds the lid locked until the motor has run down to stop.
Knuckling a 3800 Ø x 8mm stainless steel cone for a 120,000 litre silo we are building [and sorry, no, we don't knuckle cones for other fabricators.
3 off 2000 litre ribbon blenders going through the workshop at the moment of which 2 off are for export.
One thing a little out of the ordinary was we fitted a remote control pendant so the operator could stop and start the blender while bagging off; customer's request.
Just another day at the workshop.
Feel rather humbled to receive an order and deposit for a processing system worth just under $400K last week from a small family based business here is Australia.
As the requirement was for no flange at the top, the mixing cage had to be bolted together inside in the most hygienic manner possible - obviously never ideal to have bolted parts inside the tank.
The platform is integral enabling the operator to access the blender while in production, and the cleaners can also use it to safely access the unit for cleaning.
This platform will be another 2 metres higher - we chose to weld the legs to the deck frame and then sleeve and weld the legs to the stub legs on site for a neater cleaner result; to avoid bolted connections where possible/practical.
Another 2000 litre mixing kettle pair complete. The best option for many cases is to have a contra-mix kettle where a very wide range of products can be mixed / cooked / prepared and then this batch of product is transferred to a holding tank.
A special 1000 Litre Ribbon Blender - just finished a really special ribbon blender - mobile unit with some key custom options. Take a look.
A complex project being worked on right now - a complete continuous fryer system including the dough extruding system, the fryer, the cooler and the oil heating system.
Our customer needed to replace a very much abused loading hopper in a reasonable hurry.
One of our many projects on the go at the moment, 2 off 5000 litre mix tanks, all 316 grade stainless steel.
2nd day back today and we are shipping out the last of a bulk hopper project that was ordered at the last minute towards the end of last year.
When you have a project - this one was some large diameter vacuum rated ductwork; and you want to make sure the customer gets it on time as well as without damage even if the customer is more than 700kms away.
We have all heard the old saying about "wanting a silk purse out of a sows ear" We got the job of this stainless steel jigsaw puzzle.
Production Room Step Over Platform - A simple but necessary item when you have production lines that need to be accessed on both sides.
A nice project to build some large diameter vacuum rated ductwork coming through the shop right now.
A large food additive company in south east Asia was having trouble with their mixers in their 350,000 litre tanks. Each mixer was driven by a 55kw motor.
Buy Australian-Made - See why it is false economy buying custom made stainless steel products overseas.
Bespoke stainless steel systems require precision engineering - see our progress making a stainless steel rotating cooker.
A tricky low-headroom install was needed for a relocation of a stainless steel production system. We were commissioned to remove and reinstall the complete system.
Stainless Tank & Mix are adept at repairing custom stainless steel solutions. You may think it is a write-off, we can repair it for you, fast!
Food, pharmaceutical, chemical... Stainless Tank & Mix have a solution for every industry and any special purpose.
The customer’s design was similar, but we made a few tweaks to result in a neater outcome.
Custom rectangular tanks - our customer had limited room and needed to store product that would need a little agitation to keep it in suspension.
Bulk Storage Systems - The customer needed bulk storage of raw ingredients to get better cost effective deliveries.
Just shipped a neat little 200 litre ribbon blender to a customer for protein powders / sports supplements.
A customer needed some kegs he wanted to mount in his tasting room.
While the upgrade we did, wasn't exactly showcase material, we had to work with the customers budget and requirements.
As being typically self-critical of what we produce it gave me a buzz to get a report back on the welding we did on a tank we built 7 years ago.
A valuable customer needed some specially designed ingredient bins that meet very stringent standards set down by their customer.
2 Off Vacuum Transfer Hoppers for Infant Application.
10kg lab mixer for measuring data results from different mix formulations such as torque demand and temperature.
Relining the inside of a reactor with Hastelloy C-276 - unbelievably expensive material; more than AUD$15,000 for the shell.
Another successful install of a 5,000 Litre Contra-rotating Kettle.
AUSTRALIAN MADE - 100 litre pharma mix tank made in a hurry for an Australian pharmaceutical manufacturer.
For some time now due to demand, we haven't been able to keep our Stingray range of mixers in stock.
In August this year with so much work on, I decided to help build this 600,000L tank as an opportunity to get out of the office and back on the tools for 6 weeks.
Nearing completion of a 6000 litre Quadruple Helix Ribbon Blender.
We recently successfully designed, fabricated and installed a Anchor/Shear Mixer to replace the existing mixer.
This 24,000 litre mix tank took 2 1/2 weeks to repair given the extremely difficult position the tank was in.
Just completed a safety access system complete with bund to a pallecon storage area. 2 of the pallecons contained canola oil and as expected, there are small spills which make the access are very slippery.