CHICAGO, Nov. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- JBT Corporation (NYSE: JBT) and Nordischer Maschinenbau Rud. Baader GmbH + Co. KG ("The Baader Group") both leading global technology solutions providers to the food processing industries, today announced a cooperation agreement. The technology sharing agreement between JBT and The Baader Group will create new offerings for fish and poultry processors, combining JBT's waterjet technology with The Baader Group's poultry processing, fish processing and X-ray technology.
The cooperation agreement facilitates the introduction of a high-capacity fish processing line with X-ray detection from The Baader Group in combination with a waterjet system from JBT to the global fish processing industry.
Likewise, the North American poultry market will have new access to a complete product handling, portioning, and weighing solution. The combination of JBT's waterjet system and The Baader Group's weighing technology will provide customers with integrated processing solutions that expand throughput and reduce labor costs.
JBT has a rich history of innovation in the food industry dating back to 1880 and delivers portioning, coating, cooking, sterilization, pasteurization, freezing, and liquid food processing systems to the global food processing industry. The company's vision-guided DSI waterjet portioning and trimming system leads the industry with 30 years of proven performance and an expert global network of service and applications engineering professionals, delivering the most reliable and lowest-cost-per-pound waterjet portioning solution.
The Baader Group is a world-renowned manufacturer and supplier of advanced high quality food processing machinery and solutions with experience in designing and producing high-tech equipment since 1919. The Baader Group provides a full range of technologically advanced processing systems to customers worldwide. The company plans, designs and installs complete processing lines for fish and poultry including fish processing facilities ashore and on board shipping vessels.
JBT Corporation (NYSE: JBT) is a leading global technology solutions provider to the food processing and air transportation industries. JBT Corporation designs, manufactures, tests and services technologically sophisticated systems and products for regional and multi-national industrial food processing customers through its FoodTech segment and for domestic and international air transportation customers through its AeroTech segment. JBT Corporation employs approximately 4,200 people worldwide and operates sales, service, manufacturing and sourcing operations located in over 25 countries. For more information, please visit www.jbtcorporation.com.
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