Duravant is a global engineered equipment company with an over 100-year operating history in the food processing, packaging equipment and materials handling markets. Through their portfolio of operating companies, Duravant delivers trusted end-to-end process solutions through engineering and integration expertise, project management and operational excellence. With worldwide sales distribution and service networks, they provide lifetime aftermarket support to all the markets they serve. Duravant’s market-leading brands, including Mespack, Hamer, Fischbein, Arpac, Marlen, Carruthers and FMH Conveyors, are synonymous with innovation, durability and reliability.
Duravant’s portfolio of operating companies includes:
Hamer-Fischbein designs and manufactures bagging equipment and packaging solutions. They are the worldwide leader in sewing and sealing equipment and turnkey bag management systems. Hamer-Fischbein’s portfolio includes the widest range of weighing, filling and bag closing technologies, including sew heads, sew systems and sealers; horizontal form fill seal (HFFS) machines; manual, semi- and fully automatic bagging systems; conveyors; and robotic bag palletizers.
Fischbein International, a global leader in sewing and sealing systems, designs and manufactures bag packaging equipment and complete automated systems.
Mespack is an international manufacturer of flexible packaging solutions. Mespack has a broad portfolio of equipment that specializes in forming, filling and sealing sachets, stick packs, pouches and other film-based packaging. Mespack’s product lines include horizontal form fill seal systems (HFFS or H-Series), stick pack machines, vertical form fill seal multilane machines, pre-made pouch filling equipment (SC-Series) and horizontal continuous motion systems. Specializing in stand up pouches, their machines deliver high speed performance with accuracy and highest seal integrity.
Arpac specializes in designing integrated production lines tailor-fit to customers’ needs. Arpac’s vast product portfolio includes shrink wrappers, shrink bundlers, tray formers, case formers tray packers, case packers, shrink tunnels, palletizers, robotic palletizers and pallet stretch wrappers.
FMH Conveyors manufactures, installs and services custom engineered and designed conveyors for truck loading and unloading, along with other applications in distribution, manufacturing, assembly and packaging operations. Their product line includes flexible gravity conveyors, flexible power conveyors, telescopic rigid conveyors, rigid roller conveyors and reconfigurable systems from brands such as NestaFlex, BestFlex, BestReach, MaxxReach and BestConnect.
Marlen International is a leading manufacturer of innovative food processing equipment specializing in vacuum pumps and stuffers, portioners, ovens, dehydrators, chillers, slicers, dicers, shredders, fillers and food handling equipment. For more than 50 years, Marlen International has served the meat and food industry with their Marlen, Carruthers and Afoheat brands and have delivered reliable, lifetime aftermarket support to customers with their unrivaled MarlenCare program.