Juice Blending & Packaging Plant - Rabin Worldwide


Juice Blending & Packaging Plant

  • Bridgwater, England
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Juice Blending & Packaging Plant

2-Day Sale for Aseptic & Non-Aseptic Filled Juice Products

Aseptic Packaging & Processing Departments

  • (5) Tetra Pak brik lines for 1 litre slim, square & gable cartons with TBA/8 1000 & TR7 gable fillers, EZ-Ride accumulation conveyors, cap applicators, cardboard packers & tray overwrappers (components as new as 2004)
  • 2003 Installed robotic case palletizing system with ABB robotic palletizer, ‘like new’ Octopus pallet wrapper, (2) Mariani auto palletizers with tray overwraps, plus (3) Lita tray & case palletizers with stainless frame case conveyor system
  • (20) Aseptic pasteurizing systems from 4,000 to 12,000 litres per hr complete with double blend tanks, Tetra-Pak plate and/or tubular heat exchangers, Puma pumps, and automated CIP systems with pipework, valves & controls

Non Aseptic Packaging Departments

  • 1 Litre packaging line of 18,000 bph with Krones Contiroll labeler, Kisters tray packer – shrink tunnel, Krones case palletizer with Octopus wrapper, plus 100’s of feet of accumulation, bottle & case conveyor (filler removed)
  • 2004 Installed off-line carton packaging & palletizing system with (2) Mariani carton erector packers with case elevators, (2) Mariani full case palletizers, Octopus 1800 BF pallet wrapper, plus over 1000′ of stainless frame case conveyor
  • Additional packaging highlights include Federal 18-head 1 litre juice filler; Meurer twin-pak labeling & packing line (new 2003); (2) ‘like-new’ Octopus pallet wrappers (never put into operation), plus labelers, ink jet printers, case sealers, and more

Blending, Processing & Bulk Storage Tanks

  • (2) APV blending & pasteurizing systems to 30,000 litres per hr: each system complete (2) 30,000 litre tanks, plate pasteurizer sets, concentrate unloading stations, plus automated CIP system, Puma pumps and all pipework
  • 316ss storage tanks featuring: Euro Inox 50 cu meter concentrate silos, 80 ton vertical sugar tanks, (12) APV horiz & vertical tanks to 60,000 litre, (2) 50,000 litre vertical tanks (new in 2005), along with pumps sets for all above
  • Additional processing & production: SIG Manzini skid mounted automatic CIP system, FMC frozen concentrate block breaker, 2004 Revolution waste carton process & compaction unit, plus large assortment of tanks, pumps, and CIP controls

Plant Facility Equipment

  • Partial listing includes: (3) 1997 Beel Minster process boilers, Late model York and Carrier chillers & cooling towers, Ingersoll Rand Sierra compressed air systems with dryers, UV water treatment system, electrical switchgear & lots more

Important: This factory will no longer be utilized as an industrial manufacturing plant, and nearly all of the facility’s infrastructure including electrical cable, wire and transformers will be sold by auction or offered by private treaty sale.

Wednesday & Thursday,
May 19th & May 20th
starting at 10:00 a.m. BST


Monday & Tuesday,
May 17th & 18th
from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
or earlier by appointment

Gerber Juice Company
78 Wembdon Rd
Bridgwater, Somerset
England TA6 7QR

Contact Information.
Rabin Worldwide
650 Townsend Street Suite 480
San Francisco, CA 94103

Tel: 1.800.421.2144
Fax: 1.415.522.5701
Email: info@rabin.com