Control Systems and Automation Experts in the Food Industry

Being located in the Midwest and surrounded by corn fields, we have close ties to the food industry. Our talented engineers work with a variety of food processing firms, from small start-ups to Fortune 50 companies. Here are just two examples of the many successful projects we have completed for food processors:


HMI for the food process industry

Peanut Oil Cooking and Coating (Process Control)

Project included automation of cooker cleaning, oil bed level and burner temperature control, six Sigma compliant nut rate delivery and oil/salt coating.

  • Complete electrical panel redesign
  • PLC and HMI reprogramming
  • Commissioning of 11 lines across 2 different facilities.
  • Operator and maintenance training
  • System documentation

Automated Pallet Inventory System

Project included design layouts using labelers, barcode scanners and RFID readers. Using these devices the system correlated the product information with the pallet number and inserted the information into corporate inventory for tracking.

  • Complete electrical design
  • PLC and HMI programming for an automated inventory system across 7 different facilities
  • Operator and maintenance training
  • System documentation
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Quantum Solutions Provides

  • Bulk storage
  • Batching
  • Continuous Blending
  • Pasteurization
  • Thermal Processing
  • CIP
  • Tote Dumping
  • Product Cooking
  • Product Coating
  • Bagging
  • Packaging
  • Pallet Building
  • RFID Pallet Tracking
  • Husking and Shelling
  • Reactor Programming
  • Well Pump Monitoring
  • Water Purification
  • Project Management
  • Electrical Installation Validation
  • Startup Commissioning & I/O Checkout
  • Operator & Maintenance Training/Documentation