ADP8 - Bag filling

Silo - Bag filling

The client is an Hungarian food&drink company - producing spices, proteins, aromats and marinades. A solution for a problematic butterfly valve was requried. The valve is not suitable for the great variety of different products, passing through it.

The problem:

Due to the nature of the operation, the valve was not a suitable solution for a frequent change of product. Also it was not meant for a frequent operation - 15 to 20 bags per hour. The lack of precise dosing, frequent spare part change and contamination with dust of the work environment ware all also a big concerns.

Client requirements:

  • Low dust emission
  • Food quality
  • Low dust emission
  • Semi automatic operation
  • Easy to clean and maintain
  • Easy operation
  • Low valve resistance
  • Fine dosing was made possible at the filling cycle 


  • MUCON ADP8 pneumatic iris valve
  • Size: DN200
  • Diaphragm: DN200
  • Pneumatic actuation

Inter Engineering-10 is a Bulgarian representative for MUCON. Our patners have decades of experience in flow control of bulk products with a good amount of patented solutions. For more information, please contact our Trade Department.

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