22 August 2014
JBT Corp. (NYSE: JBT) said it has received orders in excess of USD5m for in-container sterilization technology from a packaged foods company.
JBT will supply a comprehensive rebuild package that will transform and modernize the existing continuous hydrostatic sterilization technology and optimize the performance of the current equipment. This will increase the customer´s production flexibility, efficiency and capacity.
“This set of orders represents an excellent opportunity for JBT and is an important win for the newly acquired ICS Solutions business under the JBT banner,” said Steve Smith, president, JBT FoodTech. “It demonstrates how we partner with our customers to tailor high-capacity solutions that retain the highest quality and the lowest cost per unit of production.”
The company anticipates installing equipment starting in the second quarter of 2015, with systems operational by the third quarter of 2015.
JBT is a leading global technology solutions provider to the food processing and air transportation industries. For more information visit www.jbtcorporation.com.