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Hanningfield Process Systems

Hanningfield Process Systems are pharmaceutical, food and chemical process equipment design specialists. Since being formed in 1987, Hanningfield have provided process equipment for companies such as AstraZeneca, Coca-Cola and Unilever and GlaxoSmithKline amongst others.


An exceptional solution to the problem of excess powder created during processing, the Uni-Dust’s flexible design boasts the following innovative features:

  • No moving parts
  • Filterless design
  • Full safe-change facility
  • Compact Size
  • Stainless steel construction
  • High efficiency double scroll cyclone

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The Uni-Hoist range of stainless steel lift systems is the ideal solution for lifting and positioning any process equipment, such as mixers, vacuum transfer hoppers and mills.

  • Stainless steel construction
  • Load capacity of up to 1,250kg
  • Static and mobile versions
  • Manual or powered operation
  • Enclosed lifting mechanism

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Uni-Break Lump Breaker

The Uni-Break Lump Breaker disperses large particles to reduce the strain on process equipment, allowing for a more efficient operation. The Uni-Break system is a low-speed machine that reduces the product by a cutting and shearing action, resulting in no heat generation, less noise and no metal-to-metal contact.

  • Stainless steel construction
  • Low maintenance
  • Simple, reliable design
  • Low mounting space

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Hanningfield’s latest Uni-Mill ‘cone-mill’ provides a proven size reduction technology for a range of industries. The Uni-Mill is a gentle, low energy method of grinding heat sensitive, sticky and fragile materials. Perfect for pharmaceutical, food and chemical process applications, the Uni-Mill has the following features:

  • Easy to operate
  • Adaptable
  • Easy clean GMP design
  • Hand, continuous or vacuum feed
  • Stainless steel construction

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Mill Screen Manufacture

Using the latest manufacturing techniques we can produce virtually any replacement screen for the most commonly used mill types. The vast majority are reproduced by CAD CAM using photo-etching technology to high accuracy without distortion and guarantee 100% repeatability.

All Hanningfield mill screens can be supplied with material verification certificates.


Vacuum conveying is the ideal solution for transferring powder, granules and similar process materials in an enclosed system. Uni-Vac provides this facility for the pharmaceutical, food, chemical and allied industries. Vacuum conveying provides cost-effective automation that will improve production and reduce contamination creating a clean and safer working environment.

  • Improved dust-free environment
  • Virtually no moving parts
  • Reduced operator fatigue
  • Increased efficiency
  • Minimal product loss

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FDA Compliant (FDR CFR 177.2600) Silicone Sleeves
The Uni-Connect coupling system is the ideal way to connect two items of process equipment, using Tri-Clover type couplings. This flexible connector is simple, efficient and boasts the following features:

  • Dust tight connection
  • FDA compliant silicone
  • Flexibility for misalignment
  • Increased efficiency
  • Easy to clean

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FDA Compliant (FDA CFR177.2600)
Silicone Dust Caps
A Dust-tight powder transfer solution The Uni-Cap system ensures that operators and the process environment are fully protected during the transfer phase of powder processing.

  • Hygienic and durable
  • Easy to clean
  • Hand or machine washable
  • Autoclaved if required

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