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New Sales Manager joins Podmores

Posted in 2012

Christian-Marshall

Podmores (Engineers) Ltd is proud to welcome Christian Marshall as the new Sales Manager. Christian will work alongside Andrew Gough, Podmores’ Managing Director, to run the sales team.

Christian, originally from Stoke-on-Trent, brings with him over 15 years of extensive experience in the engineering and design industry. He has worked his way through the ranks from the shop floor - Project Engineer - Design Engineer - Project Manager - Design Manager and now Sales Manager. He is capable of working with 2D and 3D drawing software.

"I am thrilled to be the new Sales Manager for Podmores. The Podmores product range and reputation made my decision to accept the position very easy. I have an exciting learning curve ahead, to learn both new products and to create new customer relationships with both existing and new customers to Podmores. Being able offer my vast experience of packed product handling equipment into the equation means that we as a company will be able offer a new dimension going forward. Here’s to a bright and prosperous future" said Christian.

Podmores make Mini Egg Pick & Place system

Posted in 2011

Podmores mini egg pick and place systemPodmores have developed and installed a bespoke automated pick and place system to put Mini Eggs onto the top of cakes. The entire system features a very small footprint and can was built to fit around the customer's existing production line, improving output to around 25,000 eggs on cakes per hour, all at a very high quality.

The system was manufactured from stainless steel to ensure the Mini Eggs were free from contamination and designed to ensure quick clean down is possible to minimise down time and also to meet the customer’s high standards of hygiene.

Podmores make dough returns system

Posted in 2011

Podmores dough returns systemPodmores have developed and installed a bespoke dough recovery system for collecting and returning off-cuts of pastry from a production line so that it can be easily returned into the manufacturing process for re-use.

The system was manufactured from 316 stainless steel to ensure the dough was free from contamination and designed to ensure quick clean down is possible to minimisie down time and also to meet the customer’s high standards of hygeine.

Podmores make crisp flavouring infeed system

Posted in 2011

Podmores crisp de-oiler and flavour coating systemPodmores have constructed a system perfectly suited to flavouring snack food products, especially preparing potato chips for rotary flavour coating. The de-oiling and flavour feed vibratory feeder based system remains an increasingly popular method of preparing products by first shaking them over an angled vibratory feeder fitted with screens to remove excess oils from the cooking process with flavours being added by the separate feeder situated above. 

The feeders load the de-oiled product and flavours into a rotary mixer and has been commissioned for a 100kg throughput per hour which easily meets the customer's criteria - substantially higher rates were achieved in testing.

Podmores Launch Re-designed Website

Posted in 2010

Podmores website screen shotPodmores have launched a re-designed version of their website. The new site has many new features aimed at improving prospective and existing customers' user experience. Amongst the latest improvements are an improved news center, a customer login area, service visit request form and more information about Podmores' products and services.

Podmores Help With Car Airbags

Posted in 2010

Podmores airbag component handling systemPodmores have helped a leading automotive airbag producer to handle knitted mesh airbag filters. Incorporated in airbag inflator systems, knitted mesh airbag filters use uniformly compressed knitted wire mesh elements to trap particulates from the propellant and to cool the expanding gas in the event that the airbag is deployed.

Podmores Bag Emery Boards

Posted in 2010

Podmores emery board sortingPodmores have developed an infeed system to prepare short emery boards for individual packaging. The system lines up two emery boards side by side and when the bagging machine is ready for them it discharges both emery boards into the vertical form, fill and seal machine.

Podmores Handle New Plastic Lid Design

Posted in 2010

Podmores plastic lid discharge chutePodmores have developed a bespoke Bowl Feeder to handle a new design of easy-open plastic lids, soon to enter the market place for a leading high street retailer. The bespoke Bowl Feeder system developed by Podmores includes a hopper unloader and a vibratory bowl feeder capable of feeding two sizes of plastic lid onto an induction capping machine with sensors to link the two elements together.

Podmores Develops Vibratory Bowl to Handle Wooden Blocks

Posted in 2010

100421BPodmores develops a specially built Bowl Feeder to handle wooden blocks to a family business established in 1948 in the Timber industry that recycles timber and sell woodchips for gardens and animal bedding, and other recycled material. The bespoke Bowl Feeder system developed by Podmores includes a vibratory bowl feeder capable of feeding wooden blocks to a woodworking machine used to manufacture curtain rings.

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