Free Belting Audit
Free Belting Audit

Book an audit, where we’ll analyze your plant for pain points and propose solutions. Receive a line-by-line itemization of potential ROI for each improvement — at no cost to your facility.

Baking & Confectionery

The baking and confectionery industry consistently faces many unique challenges in the conveying process, while also incurring a short shelf life. Application challenges can consist of product release, tracking, belt reliability, food safety concerns, and contamination issues. MIR can provide you with the products and solutions that meet your throughput goals, reduce product waste, and enhance your food safety efforts. We provide products and services that support the most common baking applications:

Application Solution
Cooling Tunnels MIR provides high release belts with superior thermal conductive properties that allow for faster product cooling and higher product yield
Vertical Dough Pump MIR can retrofit friction driven fabric belting to Positive Drive thermoplastic, allowing for better release and no belt stretching with positive tracking
Pan Incline Applications MR provides belting solutions that provide positive carry, easy clean up, and improved food safety
Moulding and Rounding MIR provides belting surface textures that enhance the moulding process for all dough types
Product Incline Applications MIR provides belting material solutions that improve product sanitation, grip, and release
Oven Take Off MIR provides belting materials and products that provide improved resistance to high heat, belt stretching, and splice failure

Fruit & Vegetable

Fresh fruits and vegetables require quick processing and maximized throughput. MIR provides belting solutions focused on reducing product damage and waste, as well as improving the sanitation process. MIR provides engineered solutions including extruded urethane belting that provides excellent product release and offers enhanced sanitation features. Our belting specialists provide continuous improvement audits and product solutions to improve performance on the most demanding conveyor fruit and vegetable applications:

Application Solution
Produce Washing MIR provides perforated belt solutions for produce washing and cleaning
Produce Sorting MIR provides custom belting solutions that allow for reduced product damage and provide superior hygiene and increased durability
Elevator and Incline MIR provides belting solutions that reduce abrasion and wear, as well as increase product yield
Container and General Conveying MIR provides belting options with superior wear resistance that also eliminate product tipping on transfers
Sterilization MIR provides belting materials with high durability as well as superior abrasion and wear resistance

Grain Milling & Feed

Grain milling and feed facilities literally move through tons of product per day. Most operations require incline belts to transfer products within their facility. Proper cleating and powerful drive and pulley combinations are essential for maximizing throughput and creating a reliable conveyor system. Our solutions specialists have the knowledge and expertise to assist you with all of your grain milling and feed conveying application needs:

Application Solution
Packaging Storage MIR provides transparent box covers that keep packaging materials clean until required
Grain Thrower Belts MIR utilizes specialized splicing that provides strong splicing results in minimal time and is recommended for demanding applications
Product Transfer Bags and Sleeves MIR offers a variety of custom bag and sleeve solutions and materials to increase life and up time on OEM parts

Pet Food

Most pet owners treat their pets just like family members and want their dinner bowl to be filled with quality food similar to the food that we put on our dinner table. Pet food manufacturers face similar challenges as manufacturers governed by the FDA and USDA. Primary concerns include food safety, waste reduction, effective sanitation, and product cross contamination, as well as the ability to easily detect and identify foreign materials. The belting experts at MIR can provide you with solutions to reduce your total operating costs and improve your most challenging conveyor applications:

Application Solution
Rotary Molder MIR provides finger splieceable and nosebar suitable offerings that eliminate additional fabrication steps for cotton products
Slicer/Dicer Equipment MIR provides anti-wicking and KevlarTM reinforced thermoplastics to eliminate capped edge, pvc products
Incline to Chunker MIR provides impact resistant flat or modular belting that can withstand the impact of these demanding applications
Incline to Palletizer MIR provides belting solutions that provide increased grip for improved throughput
Hopper to VFFS MIR provides spiral technology solutions in enclosed hoppers, allowing maintenance to quickly and efficiently install endless belting without vulcanizers or mechanical lace
Bagger MIR provides several customized belting materials and styles to improve belt life at a lower cost

Snack Food

The snack food industry consistently faces many unique challenges in the conveying process. Application challenges can consist of product release, tracking, belt reliability, food safety concerns, and contamination issues. MIR can provide you with the products and solutions that meet your throughput goals, reduce product waste, and enhance your food safety efforts. We provide products and services that overcome the most common snack food applications:

Application Solution
Rotary Moulding MIR provides a number of belting constructions to increase die extraction and eliminate splices where demands apply
Product Incline Applications MIR provides belting material solutions that improve product sanitation, grip, and release
Vertical Form, Fill, Seal MIR provides belting solutions with surface textures that interact with all bag media types
Gummy Candy Conveyor MIR provides Positive Drive belting solutions with a high release surface to eliminate gummy candy build up

USDA & Dairy

MIR offers a full range of USDA-approved belting products and accessories for our customers. Our highly-trained sales and service team applies innovative belting technology to enhance the performance of your most demanding food processing applications through proven engineered solutions. We offer continuous improvement audits that focus on assessing food safety risk, product reliability, and waste reduction. Our in-plant services also include 24-hour belt installation and inventory programs. MIR is dedicated to providing continuous improvement programs to our USDA & Dairy customers by offering detailed documentation of yearly operating cost improvements. Applications include:

Application Solution
Slicer Belts MIR provides USDA-Approved mechanical fasteners that allow for quick and easy installation, and can also retrofit to dual drive thermoplastic for greater cleaning ability and decreased waste from water and chemicals
Patty Former MIR provides belting solutions with durable urethane covers that reduce the risk of extraneous contamination and improve performance
Dip Tanks MIR provides chemical resistant belting solutions that enhance food safety and eliminate belt fragmentation concerns
Bulk Product Transfers MIR’s bulk product conveying solutions include high release belting products that reduce product waste, as well as metal detectable options that enhance food safety
Trim Lines MIR provides reliable belting solutions that reduce downtime and product waste
Frozen Block Inclines MIR provides highly-engineered belting products that reduce annual belt usage and enhance food safety
Free Belting Audit
Free Belting Audit

Book an audit, where we’ll analyze your plant for pain points and propose solutions. Receive a line-by-line itemization of potential ROI for each improvement — at no cost to your facility.