Tetra Pak® Aseptic Tank VD is a fully automated aseptic tank is available as a separate unit or as a component in Tetra Pak UHT line solutions, with guaranteed performance.
Tetra Pak Aseptic Tank VD is a pressurised tank for intermediate storage of low viscous liquid products.
Tetra Pak Aseptic Tank VC is used for intermediate storage of high viscous liquid products without particles. The tank body is vertical with a conical bottom to facilitate the emptying of the tank.
Tetra Pak Aseptic Tank H, a horizontal storage tank for food products with high viscosity and/or particles. It has a large agitator working with slow speed for gentle treatment of the product.
7,000 – 50,000 litres
Dairy and other beverages of low to medium viscosity. Can handle fibres and smaller particles.
Pressure rating is 3 to 4.8 bar; running time is 40 – 120 hrs.
Tetra Pak® Aseptic Tank VD can be fitted with different types of agitators that stir the product continuously to ensure a homogenous consistency. Producers can choose between top-mounted agitators placed in the middle (or off centre) of the tank's interior, or magnetic agitators placed at the bottom.
An end valve cluster prevents fouling in the pipes and so safeguards product taste and consistency, especially with ESL products. The longer the product runs, the greater the risk of fouling and, therefore, the more vital this feature is.
Thanks to sterile air over-pressure in the tank, no external substances can enter and contaminate the product.
The combination of an intermediate steam barrier (ISB) and high volume tank (optional) means you can clean the Tetra Pak® Aseptic Tank VD tank separately from the UHT unit. When the tank is filled, the processing unit can be cleaned and prepared for a new production run, thus eliminating the need to stop the line.
A user-friendly touch screen panel shows operators what is happening in the unit. It can be connected to the production control system, Tetra PlantMaster™ for an overall line view. This feature gives full production monitoring capabilities as well as access to historic data.
A frame built around the ladder ensures the safety of operators climbing up the side of large tanks. An additional circular safety rail prevents accidents when operators are working on top of the tank.
When making products with an extended shelf life, Tetra Pak® Aseptic Tank VD can be fitted with a continuous circular configuration. This enables products to continue to circulate under refrigerated conditions in the event of an unplanned stoppage. Thanks to constant temperature control, the risk of bacterial growth is eliminated, and product quality is preserved between processing and packaging.
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