Turnkey pharma grade starch manufacturing plant was based on an innovatively developed and system integrated paddle-type sterilizer and cooler that minimized bacterial and fungal count to pharma standards and expanded production capacity while reducing workforce requirement to 3. Poka yoke eliminated errors in this safe and ergonomic setup. Training as well as documentation for operator use, preventive maintenance, and spares was provided.
Process development for automatic and hygienic starch sterilization plant.
Increase production from 20 to 100 ton/day.
Replace batch process with continuous process.
Complete system integration.
PC-based system control and system monitoring.
End to end setup from bag unloading to final bagging.
Documentation for operator use, preventive maintenance, and spares.
Completely automatic system for starch handling and sterilization.
Developed a state-of-the-art, inline paddle-type sterilizer that minimized bacterial and fungal count to pharmaceutical standards.
Developed a cooler integrated with cooling systems.
Designed complete factory layout considering product flow, hygiene, and clean room area requirements (Class 100K).
Integrated high capacity dense phase conveying, sterilizing, and bagging machine to achieve high production rates.
Workforce reduction to 3 personnel required only at inlet and outlet locations.
Complete documentation and training to all personnel.
Poka yoke at all locations.
Safe and ergonomic mechanical design.
Exhaustive design approval process, factory acceptance test (FAT), and site acceptance test (SAT).