ABOUT US

Minebea Intec is a globally operating premium provider of industrial weighing and control equipment. Our product solutions are used throughout the entire manufacturing process for products, ranging from incoming goods inspection to production, to final quality control and logistics. Minebea Intec high-quality measurement equipment, such as high-capacity load cells and industrial scales. Among our division’s major customers are, in particular, the food, chemical and pharmaceutical sectors and the basic industry. Especially in the sector of process tank and hopper weighing, our company ranks among the world's leading suppliers.

HOT PRODUCTS

Automated Equipment for Food Manufacturing Automated Equipment for Food Manufacturing

Automation of processes in the food and beverage production industry is continually increasing. Weighing and batching operations are critically important in this industry, as central production processes or as quality control measures.

Bulk Material Receipt and Storage for Food Manufacturers Bulk Material Receipt and Storage for Food Manufacturers

Step 1 in production quality control: Ensure that all the materials that will be used in the production process are exactly as ordered. If not, the integrity of the entire manufacturing process is at risk before it begins, and the quality of the end product is already jeopardized.

Manual Weighing Systems for Food Manufacturers Manual Weighing Systems for Food Manufacturers

Despite the increasing automation of food and beverage production processes, a certain amount of manual measuring and weighing of materials is often required – for example, in conducting spot checks of previously measured or mixed ingredients.

Weighing Systems for Food Packaging Systems Weighing Systems for Food Packaging Systems

Packaging of the final product is arguably more important, and also more demanding, in the food and beverage production industry than in any other. Consumers must be convinced, in large part by the packaging, that the product meets their expectations in relation to factors such as quality, freshness and safety.

Vessel and Silo Scales for Food Manufacturing Vessel and Silo Scales for Food Manufacturing

Minebea Intec offers a complete range of load cells and corresponding mounting kits for weighing process vessels, silos and tanks. The applications covered range from low accuracy inventory control up to high accuracy batching. Further applications include the weighing of vessels in areas requiring Ex certified equipment or hygienic design and the weighing of outdoor silos in earthquake prone regions.

Industrial Food Scales Industrial Food Scales

Modular weighing system for sophisticated weighing tasks. Maximum readability 0.05 g to 200 g (not in legal metrology). Weighing range 3 kg up to 3,000 kg.

Industrial Bench Scale For Food Manufacturing Industrial Bench Scale For Food Manufacturing

Minebea Intec Miras® is a new generation industrial bench and platform scale. We have implemented an array of features to meet the majority of user requirements in industrial sectors.
The weighing capacities range from 6 kg to 300 kg with 3 platform sizes. Miras® platforms feature a rugged construction and overload protection for industrial applications.

Weighing Module For Food Manufacturing: Novego Weighing Module For Food Manufacturing: Novego

The weighing module Novego® was specifically developed to meet the increasingly stringent requirements of the food industry. This hygienic all-in-one solution boasts a range of innovative properties to ensure simple, error-free installation and maximum resistance to lateral forces.

 Pallet Scales For Food Manufacturing Pallet Scales For Food Manufacturing

Minebea Intec pallet scales includes galvanized and stainless steel versions covering a weighing range from 300 to 3,000 kg available with or without weights & measures approval. The pallet scales can be combined with any of our weighing terminals for a clear weight display.

Pancake Level Sensor For Weighing Of Food Manufacturing Silos And Tanks Pancake Level Sensor For Weighing Of Food Manufacturing Silos And Tanks

The PR 6251 fill-level sensor is specially designed for basic weighing of silos and horizontal tanks. It meets all requirements for years of trouble-free operation without adjustment. For use in EX zones 1, 2, 20, 21, 22 and DIV 1.

Compact Compression Load Cell: Tank / Hopper Weighing, Food Beverage Compact Compression Load Cell: Tank / Hopper Weighing, Food Beverage

Compression load cells from 30 kg to 10 t. Specially designed for tank and hopper weighing as well as basic dosing systems. For use in EX zones 1, 2, 20, 21, 22 and FM DIV 1.

Tension Load Cells For Food Manufacturing Weighing Applications Tension Load Cells For Food Manufacturing Weighing Applications

The PR 6246 range of load cells is specially designed for high-precision weighing of process vessels and for high-precision dosing. Due to the fact that the container is suspended, movements arising from mechanical or thermal expansion or contraction of the vessel or its supporting construction can be counterbalanced. The load cell is manufactured entirely from stainless steel. A particular design characteristic is the compact construction with a high overload range of up to 150% and the highest accuracy class of up to C6.

Load Cells For Tank And Hopper Weighing: PR 6241 Load Cells For Tank And Hopper Weighing: PR 6241

The PR 6241 range of load cells is specially designed for weighing small and medium sized process vessels and for high-precision dosing. The unique design principle, in combination with the FlexLock-installation kits, makes it possible to counterbalance movements arising from mechanical or thermal expansion or contraction of the vessel or its supporting construction.

Load cell construction
 

S-shape design with integrated load return. Full stainless steel construction, hermetically sealed, welded, filled with inert gas.

 

 
Material
 

Load cell: 1.4542 (DIN 17440) similar to S604, S622 (B.S.), 17 - 4PH 

 
Protection
 

IP 68, IEC 529 (equivalent to NEMA 6). The load cell can be submerged in water to a depth of 1.5m for 10,000 hours. Robust, flexible, screened; Sheath: TPE Thermopl. Elastomere, Colour: grey (EX: blue); Diameter: 5 mm, wires 4 x 0.35 mm2; Length: 5 m

 

Bending radius
 

Fixed installation: ≥ 50mm; Flexible installation: ≥ 150mm

Precision Compression Load Cell PR 6201: Weighing Of Silos, Tanks, Process Vessels Precision Compression Load Cell PR 6201: Weighing Of Silos, Tanks, Process Vessels

The PR 6201 range of load cells is specially designed for weighing silos, tanks and process vessels. The unique design principle, in combination with the FlexLock installation kits, makes it possible to counterbalance movements arising from mechanical or thermal expansion or contraction of the vessel or its supporting construction. A particular design characteristic is that the overall height and shape of the load cell remain unchanged, even after two decades of use.

Industrial Scales: Midrics® Industrial Scales: Midrics®

Industrial scales for simple weighing tasks with integrated application programs. Modular design, 2 indicator models, 13 platform sizes. Weighing range 3 kg to 3000 kg. Readability 0.2 to 200 g.

Statistical Process Control Software: Sartorius ProControl Enterprise Statistical Process Control Software: Sartorius ProControl Enterprise

Competitiveness is the order of the day. Systematic organization can be used to protect your processes from costly failures and unnecessary losses.

Monitoring And Controlling Software For Manual Batches Monitoring And Controlling Software For Manual Batches

ProRecipe XT® expands on the renowned functions of its predecessor ProMix, with an exciting range of new features and benefits.

Precision Compression Load Cell PR 6201 Precision Compression Load Cell PR 6201

The PR 6201 range of load cells is specially designed for weighing silos, tanks and process vessels.

Low Profile Hygienic Floor Scale: IF Series Low Profile Hygienic Floor Scale: IF Series

IF Series floor scales are flat-bed scales that are available in various sizes, designs, weighing capacities and resolutions. 

Ethernet Transmitter: PR5230 Ethernet Transmitter: PR5230

The fieldbustransmitter PR 5230 is a product for readout and transmit weight values to installed networks and control systems.

Hygienic Load Cells: PR6202 Hygienic Load Cells: PR6202

The PR6202 range of load cells is specially designed to meet the high demands of the food, pharmaceutical and chemical industries.

Hygienic Load Cell and Mounting Kit: Contego Hygienic Load Cell and Mounting Kit: Contego

A special design feature is the consistent implementation of the construction principles for hygienic design according to the specifications of the European Hygienic Engineering Design Group (EHEDG).

High Resolution Bench Scale: Signum High Resolution Bench Scale: Signum

The new Signum® industrial scale from Sartorius is a compact industrial scale in which a choice of two powerful technologies is used: SIWR and SIWA models work with a strain-gauge type load cell; the high-resolution SIWS models feature monolithic weigh cells based on electromagnetic force compensation. The new Signum® offers exceptional performance features and, despite its wide variety of functions, is a very easy-to-operate industrial scale. The Signum® is extremely rugged and resistant, and perfectly adapts to any ambient conditions in an industrial environment.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Minebea Intec

1180 Lincoln Ave, Suite 1 & 2

Holbrook, NY 11741

UNITED STATES

Phone: 866 963 8587

Fax: 631.254.4252

Contact: Sales

FEATURED ARTICLES

  • Hygienic Design Considerations For Food Manufacturing
    Hygienic Design Considerations For Food Manufacturing

    In food production, product contamination by microorganisms presents a potential and omnipotent risk. It is therefore important to prevent any type of contamination and to facilitate its removal.

  • Evaluating Load Cells For Portable Structures
    Evaluating Load Cells For Portable Structures

    When there’s a problem with your weighing system, where do you start troubleshooting? Load cells are a great place to start. This application note details how to troubleshoot, repair and replace them.

  • Factors To Consider When Selecting Load Cells
    Factors To Consider When Selecting Load Cells

    We know that a weighing system must be rigid to get good results, but how do we get the best weigh results? This article reviews different types of load cells and the benefits and considerations for each.

  • Analog Vs. Digital Weighing Systems
    Analog Vs. Digital Weighing Systems

    This applicaiton note explains the technical differences between analog and digital weighing systems along with their pros and cons to help you choose the best system for your application.

  • How To Accurately Weigh Portable Tanks
    How To Accurately Weigh Portable Tanks

    There are several design variations with portable tank systems, and this article will cover the designs that work and the ones that don’t.

  • New Weighing Module Announced For Weighing Of Vessels In Food And Pharma
    New Weighing Module Announced For Weighing Of Vessels In Food And Pharma

    With the new weighing module. Minebea Intec provides an innovative. hygienic and robust solution for weighing containers. In addition. during development there was a focus on simple installation.

  • Hygienic Design: Safety And Efficiency In Food Production
    Hygienic Design: Safety And Efficiency In Food Production

    In food production, microorganisms present omnipotent risk. This is why facilities, machine builders, and component manufacturers face the increasing challenge of hygienic desgin.

  • Trend Control For Checkweighers
    Trend Control For Checkweighers

    High-quality checkweighers communicate with and make adjustments to the filling system based on weights of products. Continue reading to learn how this technology can improve your quality program.

  • Sartorius Intec Now Minebea Intec
    Sartorius Intec Now Minebea Intec

    Leading supplier of industrial measuring and inspection technology undergoes rebranding. 

     

  • Requirements And Recommendations For X-Ray Inspection In Food Production
    Requirements And Recommendations For X-Ray Inspection In Food Production

    This white paper focuses on the detection of foreign bodies and physical defects using X-rays and provides an insight into the technology behind this method.

  • Slope’s Effect On Accurate Weighing
    Slope’s Effect On Accurate Weighing

    Scales are designed with the assumption there is only a vertical force. This article shows formulas explaining slope's effect on accurate weighing and how to adjust scales based on sloped floors.

  • Load Cells For A Portable Structure
    Load Cells For A Portable Structure

    We know that a weighing system must be rigid to get good results. We should also know that a three point system is inherently more stable than a four point system as three points define a plane. We know that we can convert a four wheel portable vessel to a three point system by using a double frame design “sandwich concept."

  • Portion Control: Flow Meters Vs. Weight Control
    Portion Control: Flow Meters Vs. Weight Control

    Royal Food Products could continue its portion control method using flow meters or find a new way of weighing individual ingredients. The company's plant engineer explains the choice to use load cells.

  • How Load Cells Increased Ice Cream Manufacturing Accuracy
    How Load Cells Increased Ice Cream Manufacturing Accuracy

    When the University of Wisconsin found it necessary to update their dairy mixing processes, they chose to update their system with the advantages and benefits offered by load cells over pressure gauges.

  • Enhancing Scale Performance For Multi-Component Batching

    Compounding liquid solutions or blending powders into a final mixture are common industrial weighing applications. This paper suggests methods to enhance scale performance in multicomponent batches.

  • Application Note: Average Weight Control At Nestlé Schöller

    The most expensive ingredient in the production of croissants is not the puff pastry dough, but what's inside: chocolate cream, marzipan, ham and cheese, or other type of filling.

  • Using "Smart Calibration" To Ensure Accurate Weighing

    The ability to commission tank load cells without test weights or flow meters can significantly reduce both the installation cost and improve overall weighing accuracy. Using factory calibration data instead of weights even allows the changing of load cells or instrumentation whilethe tank remains filled with material.

  • Accurate Parts Counting: Chasing A Moving Target

    Accurate piece counting by weight is a complex combination of math, metrology and most significantly “the luck of the draw.”

  • Is Portable Tank Weighing Possible?

    Not only is portable tank weighing possible, but so is highly accurate portable tank weighing. In order for a portable tank system to have high system accuracy, it must have a rigid foundation that does not flex or bow, regardless of external influences. By, Steve Watson, Sartorius Intec

  • Troubleshooting Load Cells

    When we have a problem with our weighing system and have to do some troubleshooting, where do we start? A good place to start is the load cell. By Dominic Barbuto, Sartorius Intec