BLUEPRINT AUTOMATION B.V.

Overview
Address:
Carrosserieweg 3
Woerden
3445 BC
THE NETHERLANDS
Telephone:
+31 348 410999
Membership:
PPMA

BluePrint Automation (BPA) specializes in secondary packaging and manufactures case and tray packing solutions for flexible and other tough-to-handle packages such as doypacks, pillow bags and four-sided sealed bags, using different packing technologies including gravity, pick and place, wrap around and vision guided robotics. The systems are constructed for around the clock operation and known worldwide for their quick change over, flexibility, speed and simple design. BPA's mission is to deliver solutions that offer true flexibility in real world production environments.

Management Personnel

  • CEO: Martin Prakken
  • Sales Director: Jos van Oekel
  • Managing Director: Andre Verkleij
  • Operation and Service Manager: Kees Nijenhuis
Products

Products Supplied

Collator series:
Our Collator series are designed as a first step to your end-of-line automation.
These semi-automatic solutions still require manual labour to pack your product. However, these low-cost solutions help you to make your process much simpler and more efficient. With a minimal investment, you can quickly increase your production, while reducing labour costs by adding one or multiple of our collator solutions to your packaging line.

Collater features:
Compact single frame design with very small footprint
Simple and easy operator interface
Maintenance friendly design, easily accessible

Where are Collator solutions installed?
Snacks, confectionery, fresh vegetables, shredded cheese, coffee, spices, sugar.


Gravity Series:
Our Gravity series are designed around the needs of our customers. These solutions use the force of gravity to top load your product into a secondary container.

Gravity features:
Modular design to create maximum flexibility for customized solutions
Open and hygienic design
Operator friendly interface & fully automatized change-over
Maintenance friendly design, easy accessible
Energy friendly (reduced use of pneumatic components)
Revolutionary patented compacting technology for optimized case-filling

Where are Gravity solutions installed?
Frozen Food (potato products, vegetables & fruits, protein, seafood)
Fresh produce (potato products, vegetables)
Dairy (grated cheese)



Cubemaster Series:
Our Cubemaster series have been designed for the specific vertical packing for frozen French fries. With the vertical packing of French fries bags, the breakage of the fries during transportation is reduced and is evenly distributed in all the bags in the case. This will lead to an overall reduced waste level in the manufacturing process of fries.

Cubemaster features:
Heavy duty and open design
Available with integrated RSC case-erectors, resulting in a small footprint solution
Operator friendly interface
Maintenance friendly design, easy accessible
Revolutionary patented compacting technology for optimized

Where are Cubemaster solutions installed?
Frozen Food (potato products)
Dairy (grated cheese)


Spider Series:
The Spider series are robotic case packing solutions and add flexibility, versatility and speed to your case packing process. It is the most accurate way of packing your product into various secondary containers. The BPA Vision Guided Robotics increase the versatility and simplify implementation. It also reduces the costs and complexity of fixed tooling often associated with the variety of products and packing patterns.

Spider features:
Modular and open design to create maximum flexibility for customized solutions
In house designed high performing delta robotic systems with a wide range of single and multi pick-head systems
In house vision technology
Mono block systems with fully integrated case & tray erectors and closers & lid applicators

Where are Spider solutions installed?
Snacks, confectionery, personal & home care
Ice cream, dairy, bakery, dry food, pet food
Frozen food & fresh produce



Wraparound Series:
The Wraparound series offer excellent and flexible wrap-around case packers for horizontal and vertical case packing solutions. It distinguishes itself with its unique Catamaran construction style and servo-controlled technology.
This versatile machine is able to produce different case styles, offering you a large size range and suitable for wide variety of different packages, orientations and speeds.

Wraparound features:
Modular and hygienic design creating maximum flexibility
Wide range of infeed systems for various packages, orientations and speeds
Change-overs can be automated by motor driven systems

Where are Wraparound solutions installed?
Snacks, confectionery, personal & home care
Ice cream, dairy, bakery, dry food, pet food, frozen food




Cartoner Series:
The Cartoner 100/100c series are intermitted or continuous motion side loading systems to pack packages into pre-glued cartons.

Cartoner features:
Modular and hygienic design creating maximum flexibility
Wide range of infeed systems for various packages, orientations and speeds
Change-overs can be automated by motor driven systems

Where are Cartoner solutions installed?
Snacks, confectionery, personal & home care
Ice cream, dairy, bakery, dry food, pet food, frozen food


BPA periphery equipment:
Beside the wide range of case-packing systems, BPA offers also various periphery equipment to complete your total end of line automation.

BPA periphery equipment features:
Designed for a wide range of case & trays
With single or multi blank magazines
Prepared to connect with fully automated BPA blank distribution systems
Automatized change-over with reduced format parts

Typical BPA periphery equipment are:
Case & tray erectors
Case closers (tape & hot melt)
Lid applicators & stacking edge closers




OEM equipment:
With an extended network of partners, BPA is using its 40+ years experience as a total solution integrator, providing complete end-of-line packaging solutions.

We work with partners for:
Quality control systems, Check weighers, Metal detection, X-ray systems, Erectors
Closers, Lid applicators, Conveyors, Elevator systems, Palletising




Overseas Reps

Overseas representation

We have representatives globally:
Please visit our website or contact our office in Woerden, The Netherlands, for your local sales office.
UK Reps

Companies represented in the UK

BluePrint Automation Ltd. United Kingdom:
Andrew Lilley, U.K. sales manager, 8 The Drive Waltham Grimsby Lincolnshire DN37 0FB Tel/Fax: 01472 826966 Mobile: 07866 266687
Trade names

Trade names

  • BPA

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