Tomato is the most widely spread vegetable on our planet and it is not only the foundation of Mediterranean food culture, but it also serves as a major supplement to the cuisines of the world. Bertuzzi has perfected dedicated processes and machines for the production of top quality tomato sauce, ketchup, tomato paste, and also tomato juice. We can supply complete tomato processing plants on turnkey basis, as well as single processing machines to meet specific requirements.
Washing and sorting
Complete line for the receiving of the tomatoes in water with mud disposal system, scraped bottom type, and leaves removal system, roller type
Mashing and pulp refining
After a quick pre-heating in our hot and cold break system, the chopped tomato is fed to pulper Turbomax, which assures very soft refining.
Tomato Paste concentration
For the concentration of tomato juice into tomato paste, Bertuzzi developed Frumaco Tomatech, a forced circulation evaporator available, depending on the capacity of the plant, with up to 5 effect.
Once sterilized the product can be filled in aseptic bag in drums or in box thanks to Bertuzzi Aseptic Fillers.
Ketchup and vegetable sauces
From the Tomato paste a wide range of product can be produced. Bertuzzi developed dedicated production lines for the production of Ketchup and vegetable sauces. All bertuzzi lines are fully customized to match the customer recipes and the mostr stringent international requirements
Cleaning of the plant
All Bertuzzi lines are designed according to the international food grade requirements and to be fully cleanable by exploiting integrated cleaning procedures and systems or centralized and fully automatic CIP system. The Bertuzzi CipMatic is specifically designed to guarantee a perfect and efficent CIP of the fruit processing plants.