We are pleased to announce that the design rights, Intellectual property and most importantly the future manufacture of R J Herbert Engineering Ltd equipment, have been taken over by Herbert B.V. Mr. Mark Verschuren.

Stabilisation of the business and preservation of this valued product range is therefore now guaranteed. Machines will be constructed to the same high standard by one of our partners in the Netherlands.

Shortly we will give you more details and further information. In the meantime, if you should have any questions, please contact Mark Verschuren at the address below, or send an email to: sales@herbert-europe.nl

Herbert Engineering B.V. Attn. Mr. Mark Verschuren
Luchthavenweg 99
5657 EA EINDHOVEN
The Netherlands
Phone: +31(0)40 20 10 434

Spares:
We are pleased to announce the we will continue your need for spares & parts. If we can be of any assistance, please contact us.

Fresh Produce

Fresh Pack & Processing Industry Experts

As one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of systems for the fresh vegetable packing and processing industry, Herbert has a wealth of site references in the UK and Europe.

With ongoing development and improvements to existing machinery and projects, Herbert continues to maintain its position at the forefront of the industry.

Through many years of experience, we have built up a depth of knowledge about gently handling fresh produce and processed foods. We are comfortable in the design and build of complete pack-house installations on green field sites, as well as making improvements to existing pack-houses and processing plants.

Offering a wide range of products including state of the art electronic grading systems, Herbert is able to provide the machinery to suit your business requirements.

DESIGN / BUILD / INSTALL / SUPPORT

We are a full solution provider working closely with customers through the design stage, providing customised build and high quality machinery to suit the environment, installing within the customers operation shifts and giving life long support through a range of services, breakdown assistance, parts supply and maintenance plans. Full training, operations and parts manuals are also supplied.

Why Choose Herbert for your Fresh Pack or Process Plant?

  • Lower lifetime cost with Herbert equipment
  • Robust build quality guaranteed for durable reliable systems
  • Complete design & manufacture solutions
  • Site installation and maintenance services
  • Fully automated box handling systems provide controlled delivery, filling and dispatch of bulk boxes to and from production lines
  • High quality and extensive range of conveyors and elevators
  • Six types of tippers from single manual box versions to newly developed fully automatic super high angle vertical eject box tippers
  • Big bag tipping in both manual and automatic models with 5–30 tph
  • Wide range of box, bag and carton filling systems with 5-50 tph
  • Market leading v-base and auger washers with over 40 tph throughput
  • Full mobile washer plant cleaning over 30 tph
  • Range of driers with felt or sponge rollers and single chain drive or individual direct drive.
  • High quality electronic sorting systems with the Herbert Auto-sort. It removes up to 95% of defect tubes at a rate of up to 39tph and can sort produce for size and an extensive range of defects using latest infra-red technology
  • Bulk holding bins to maintain produce feed within production
  • Heavy-duty multi-head weigher stands to host linear and rotary weighers
  • Complete packing and tray-handling solutions for the conveying and distribution of RTP supermarket trays, including systems to de-stack, convey, collate, divert, fill and re-stack.
  • Palletising systems available for bag and box handling and provide fully automated robotic packing and linear palletising of produce into merchandising units or onto pallets.

A Comprehensive Product Range

We have an extensive personnel team to handle your Fresh Pack and Process Plant requirements. Each member is highly skilled in their discipline and has worked extensively with packers and processors to provide maximum efficiency and performance from our systems in customer’s facilities both in the UK and overseas.

  • Customised Intake Grading lines capable of outputs from 5 to 80tph
  • Fully automated box handling systems provide controlled delivery, filling and dispatch of bulk boxes to and from production lines
  • High quality and extensive range of conveyors and elevators
  • Six types of tippersfrom single manual box versions to newly developed fully automatic super high angle vertical eject box tippers
  • Big bag tipping in both manual and automatic models with 5–30 tph
  • Wide range of box, bag and carton filling systems with 5-50 tph
  • Market leading v-base and auger washers with over 40 tph throughput
  • Full mobile washer plant cleaning over 30 tph
  • Two types of destoner available Jacuzzi integral style or free standing with its own recycling tank. Cyclone destoners are also available.
  • Range of driers with felt or sponge rollers and single chain drive or individual direct drive.
  • High quality electronic sorting systems with the Herbert Auto-sort. It removes up to 95% of defect tubes at a rate of up to 39tph and can sort produce for size and an extensive range of defects using latest infra-red technology
  • Bulk holding bins to maintain produce feed within production
  • Heavy-duty multi-head weigher stands to host linear and rotary weighers
  • Complete packing and tray-handling solutions for the conveying and distribution of RTP supermarket trays, including systems to de-stack, convey, collate, divert, fill and re-stack.
  • Palletising systems available for bag and box handling and provide fully automated robotic packing and linear palletising of produce into merchandising units or onto pallets.

Dedicated Team of Specialists

We have an extensive personnel team to handle your Fresh Pack and Process Plant requirements. Each member is highly skilled in their discipline and has worked extensively with packers and processors to provide maximum efficiency and performance from our systems in customer’s facilities both in the UK and overseas.

  • Fresh Pack Sales Manager, David Austin
  • Export Sales Manager, Andy Hubble
  • Process Sales Engineer, Glen Burt
  • International Sales Executive, Adrian Head
  • Installation Manager, Nigel Potter
  • Fresh Pack Service Manager, David Painter
  • Spare Parts Manager, Nigel Goodrum
  • Senior Design Engineer, Martin Woollard
  • Managing Director, Mark Verschuren, Herbert BV
  • Customer Services Manager, Jamie Lattaway
  • Agent distribution network for local support overseas

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