Flo-Mech are the official and exclusive UK and Ireland Sales partner for Key Technology.

Key Technology, founded in 1948, is an international leader in the design and manufacture of process automation systems for the food processing and industrial markets. Based on the principles of innovation, reliability, and superior customer service, Key develops next-generation solutions that produce competitive advantages for it's customers. The Company's products integrate electro-optical inspection and sorting systems, specialised conveying systems, and processing equipment to serve the unique needs of processors around the world.

Key's process automation systems provide multiple benefits to it's customers including, reduced operating costs through labour reduction, consistent product quality, optimum yield, and increased process control capabilities to optimise plant efficiencies.

Products and services offered by Key include:-

  • Optical Inspection Systems including Manta®, Tegra®, Optyx®, and Optyx® with Raptor and FluoRaptor™ Laser Technology, which identify and remove defects.
  • Specialised Conveying Systems: Iso-Flo® vibratory conveyors, Impulse™ electromagnetic conveyors, Spiral-Flo™ elevators, pumping systems, and grading systems for sizing, grading, and separating.
  • Preparation Systems for blanching, air cooling, air cleaning, washing, and feeding.
  • Fresh-cut food processing equipment including washers, dryers, and integrated lines.
  • Services such as application testing, custom engineering, installation and start-up, training, and customisable service packages for maintenance and repairs.

Key Technology serves a broad range of market segments with its equipment solutions including processed and packaged food, pharmaceutical and industrial products, such as fresh and processed fruits and vegetables, potatoes, nuts, snacks, and meat as well as coffee, tobacco, plastics, paper, and other products.

The Company's core values include:-

  • Industry leadership through technology innovation.
  • Dedication to strong customer relationships that drive new application development.
  • Service programs and comprehensive migration paths assure no customer is left behind.
  • Quality engineering and manufacturing that delivers precision and long equipment life.

Key Technology maintains demonstration and testing facilities, manufacturing, engineering, R&D, parts and service at its headquarters in Walla Walla, Washington and at Key Technology BV in the Netherlands. Key operates one additional manufacturing site in the USA, and sales and service offices in Shanghai, China; Melbourne, Australia; and Santiago de Queretaro, Mexico.

Flo-Mech are responsible for all UK sales and spares back up.

Contact us: +44 (0)1733 233166 | enquiries@flo-mech.com