Greencore Group plc is a leading international manufacturer of convenience foods, supplyinga wide range of chilled, frozen and ambient foods to some of the most successful retail andfood service customers in the UK and US.
Its factory at Park Royal in London is part of Greencore’s ‘Food to Go’ business, manufacturingpre-packed sandwiches for major supermarket and high street chains, petrol forecourts andconvenience stores.
In May 2016 a new tray wash machine was installed in a refurbished area of the factory, usingGeberit Mapress Stainless Steel to deliver steam, air plus hot and cold water. This is the firstof five phases of works which will utilise the pressing solution.
Gregory Pelling, CEO of Miramar Engineering explained their decision to use Geberit Mapress:“During the design process it became apparent that due to the time and space constraintswithin this project we were going to need to work beyond the normal threaded systems.
“Our Head of Mechanical, Ben Fisher, selected the Geberit Mapress system as the solution.When we presented our recommendation to the client they were impressed with the productselection and reassured by its guarantee. Since installation we have been asked to tender foradditional projects for the same client as they were so delighted with the work.”
“Speed of installation was proven during the projectundertaking and the presentation of the final product showsthe quality of the system. The client’s expectations havebeen exceeded and the end result is being presented withinthe group as an example of what is achievable from a goodmechanical install.”
Ben Fisher, Head of mechanical and project manager.