«Starokostiantynivtsukor» upgraded the capacity of sugar drying shop



Proper drying and storage of sugar, as well as the production process, are very important stages. After all, the quality of products and compliance with standards depends on compliance with all requirements. Therefore, a number of upgrades of the entire sugar drying shop were carried out at «Starokostiantynivtsukor» LLC.

It is reported by the company on its Facebook-page.

«In 2020, we carried out modernization and reconstruction in the shop: we installed a new scrubber, a dust collector of a drying drum of modern technology, a new gear motor on the drum, — Oleksandr Borysov, the master of the drying shop and bulk storage of sugar, outlines the work, — We also carried out repairs, installed a powerful exhaust fan, upgraded cold and hot air fans, and updated air filters that cool and dry sugar in the drum. So we modernized the equipment of the drying shop».

The drying shop consists of 3 floors: drying shop, technical floor and packing shop.

The entire process, which is fully automated, is controlled by production site operators. They monitor the operation of the drying shop equipment during the production season, the receipt of sugar in the bulk storage silo (or from it), in the hoppers for packaging. They also watch over loading of sugar trucks (tank trucks).

«In the packaging shop, sugar is packed in polypropylene bags and sent to the warehouse of finished products for storage or sale», — adds Oleksandr Borysov.