R&D & Pilot Retorts

Allpax provides manufacturers of food, food ingredients and food packaging the most diverse and capable line of research and development and pilot scale retorts (autoclaves) in the industry. Our R&D retorts are capable of replicating all batch and continuous production retort processes and agitation types used in the industry.

Allpax R&D/pilot retort capabilities include saturated steam, steam-air, water spray, water cascade and water immersion (full and Partial). Agitation capabilities include rotary end-over-end, continuous rotary sterilizer (axial) and hydrostatic retort simulation as well as horizontal reciprocation - both Gentle Motion and Shaka.

Perfect for pouches, trays, and other horizontally-oriented containers.

For extra large volume lab processing or small-scale production processing.

As flexible as the 2402 with a larger capacity

The most flexible small-scale retort in the industry.

Allpax brings the two worlds of agitation - rotation and shaking - together in one compact unit.