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Sugar Handling Systems

Complete ATEX certified range and over 50 years sugar industry expertise

Individual items to full turnkey systems: From stand-alone conveyors to complex multi-million pound Turnkey sugar factories, Robson have highly skilled design, manufacturing and installation engineers to deliver handling solutions that suit every application.

Application Experience: Over 50 years application experience in the sugar industry, Robson sets itself apart with unrivalled knowledge and expertise on projects worldwide.

Whole Beet and Wet Pulp Handling: The way whole sugar beet is handled is of prime importance to the quality of finished product. In order to minimise degradation of whole beet, Robson pay careful attention to the layout and design of beet flumes, de-watering Screw Conveyors, troughed Belt Conveyors and Chute work. This care also extends from beet slicers all the way through to the bagging and out-loading stations.

Raw and Wet Sugar Handling: Extensive knowledge of raw and VHP sugar has enabled Robson to design, develop and install cost effective intake, storage and retrieval systems for sugar refiners across the world. Additionally, Robson supply highly reliable wet sugar conveyor systems to some of the largest sugar producers in the world.

Safety Standards:

Robson sugar products are ATEX certified. Ensuring the safety of personnel and plant while conveying processed sugar. The conveyors carrying compartments are sealed to prevent dust escape and ingress of contamination.

Our flexible and solution-based approach to helping our Sugar manufacturing customers, is only possible through our knowledge, experience and dedication to designing and manufacturing, well-engineered, well-built machinery. We pride ourselves on decades of successful, on-time on-budget project delivery. Achieving our goal for total customer satisfaction, through partnership and continuous improvement.

Sugar dust is explosive therefore extra safety considerations are imperative to protect the plant and operatives.

For the sugar industry, Robson ATEX rated conveying products are designed to suit the power generation application and environment, products are available ATEX rated for use with flammable dusts and explosive atmospheres created by Biomass dust.

Category 1 for Dust Zones 20 (Internal)
Category 2 for Dust Zones 21
Category 3 for Dust Zones 22