Tekam Engineering Ltd and Rolton Ltd offer for sale on behalf of the owners, the complete plant and equipment from the Thames, (NZ), beef slaughter plant.
Tekam can provide both Beef and Mutton in various forms:
Equipment package for despatch
Existing layout full kit set for reinstall
Re designed layout full kit set for reinstall
Full design, documentation and reinstall can be provided by Tekam.
Although the plant ceased commercial operation approx. 12-14 years ago, it has been well maintained and run every month to ensure it was in operationally sound condition. Prior to that was part of the Wallace Corp meat division, processing at an average of 35 per hour cow, prime ox, and bull.
4 x SS apron wash units with Steriliser & Tee bar spray: Burns & Ferrell type
8 x SS Handbasins with Steriliser: Baybrite SS type
1 x portable hand basin: Plant engineers
1 x Weasand rodder steriliser: Plant engineers
Horn/hock cutter with steriliser: Jarvis
2 x Hock cutter with steriliser: Jarvis
1 x Halving saw with steriliser: Jarvis buster 5
1 x Quartering/rib 300mm saw: Kentmaster
1 x Fat trimmer: Ibex
1 x Elastrator: Leader brand
2 x hydraulic power packs: Unknown brand
10 x Roller/hooks: Robertson engineering. (5 need repair)
Roller/hook return system: Plant engineers
LV stimulator: Possibly Thornton Radcliffe
3 x SS Gut buggy’s: Unknown brand.
Stands & Platforms:
Split level Static legging/flanking stand with non-slip surface: Plant engineers
2 x hide puller Rise and fall with non-slip
1 x Bunging rise and fall with non-slip
1 x Halving saw rise and fall with non-slip
1 x Trimming rise and fall with non-slip
1 x weigh/grade rise and fall with non-slip
Slaughter Plant and Equipment:
Knock box: Jarvis electric stun complete with electric panels/controls & pneumatic controls
Landing table: Plant engineers with immobiliser
Auto lander with winch: Niven
Hide puller: Niven type
Bleed chain: Pneumatic Walking beam
Main chain: Pneumatic Walking beam
Detain rail: Static
MUTTON CHAIN ex RUAKURA (NZ)
Ruakura was an R&D abattoir slaughtering/chilling 3 species. The mutton chain is an inverted bi-planar chain and was operational up until 2017.