H.  -  21.

Raw material treatment before DORNOW plants:
Acceptance (poss. sorting), interim storage, feed of production line(s)


with unpeeled potatoes, carrots, onions, other tubers, root vegetables, partially fruit


normally steel construction, primed, painted

  21.4 Storage Bin Systems

Photo 1 + 2: To supplement our systems, we supply storage bin systems for potatoes and carrots.

Photo 3-6: Crate tipping device with bin below. Tubers / root vegetables are removed via the adjustable conveyor belt. Storage bin and belt function as a dosing bin.

Other types of storage bins, custom-made according to your request, are available within our product range.


Photo 7: Hopper belt (Art.-No. 9300) with dosing function. Contents approx. 3 t tubers / root vegetables, can be supplied in various lengths.  
See also section 21.1 – crate-tipping devices.
  Photo 8: End of the hopper belt (Art.-No. 9300) with “window”.  Inclined belt (Art.-No. 3300) to feed other machines.


Photo 9: Small dosing bin. 
Belt with adjustable drive.

  Photo 10: Potato crates with a hinged bottom are set onto the storage bin. Potatoes reach an attached system via the connected conveyor belt in a steady and adjustable flow.    
Photo 11: Smaller dosing bin with 
adjustable discharge unit.

  Photo 12: Dosing bin (stainless steel) for hinged-bottom crates (visible in the background is a waste water separator).   Photo 12.1: Small raw produce bin (amongst others for feeding "big bags") in front of a small peeling line.

Photo 13 + 14: Storage bin with crate feeding unit. Crates are loaded into the lifting device by a hydraulic lifting truck.

Photo 15: Major dosing bin (870-3003) with a large storage bin (1,6 m³) for feeding of a DORNOW roller peeling machine.   Photo 16: Dosing bin with a low 
height of infeed.