Feed Mill Projects

PSE played a vital part in the construction of the world’s largest feed mill operation. PSE provided
process consulting, controls design, implementation and engineering in this project. This fully-automated facility features a sophisticated bar-code system for inventory and process control to ensure HACCP compliance at every stage of the feed production cycle.

MULTIDISCIPLINARY SERVICES APPLIED IN THIS PROJECT:

Process Engineering:

  • HACCP-compliant process design

Controls Design:

  • Automation for processes including:
    • Receiving
    • Drying
    • Grinding
    • Batching
    • Pelletizing
    • Load-out
  • PLC-based control system design
  • Hardware selection and installation
  • Control system programming

Mechanical Engineering:

  • Custom loss in weight micro scale system
  • Locking bin lids for ingredient control

Structural Engineering:

  • Customized frame for liquid scales
  • Mounting structure for ingredient bins

Construction Phase:

  • Equipment procurement
  • Startup and commissioning