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Ice Machine for Karen of Ladram

Published on December 21, 2017 at 10:55 AM

Our service agent from Cornwall,  Alex Pino of Alpino Services kindly sent us these pictures of an installation carried out on board the Karen of Ladram last week.

Alex said:

This week we were in Whitby at Parkol Marine, to commission "Karen of Ladram's" Ziegra SWE.2.500TW ice machine which will produce 2t of sea water ice per 24hrs. After an initial visit to the yard last week to liaise with the vessels owner/skipper and the manager/engineers of Parkol, we all agreed on the positioning of the machine and service supplies to it.'

CO2 Ice Machines For Supermarket

Published on December 20, 2017 at 10:46 AM

Ziegra Working For Future Generations

We at Ziegra recognise that we all have a part to play in making good decisions that are in line with market demands but also protect the interests of future generations. As part of our company's Coolnat program, we have developed a range of CO2 ice machines. CO2 is a natural refrigerant and is becoming popular as an alternative to freon based refrigerants, which are now recognised as harmful to our environment.

Twin ice machine for fish processor

Published on November 22, 2017 at 03:53 PM

Hygiene was of paramount importance to this customer, so the machine was upgraded to stainless steel frame and panels for easy cleaning and the legs were extended to facilitate cleaning underneath. This in addition to the intrinically hygienic design of Ziegra granular flake ice machines and the Ziegra Triple water filtration system which is fitted as standard.

Merry Christmas

Published on November 12, 2017 at 03:47 PM


Ice machine for Ocean Spirit

Published on November 11, 2017 at 02:17 PM

One of our service agents, Alex Pino of Alpino Services in Cornwall kindly sent us these pictures of an installation carried out on board the Ocean Spirit last year.

Alex said:

"The Ziegra SWE1.500TW was the choice of machine for our customer and suited his fishing/ice requirements perfectly. This machine was always going to be a tight fit and some major fabrication was required, which included various items of bilge pump pipework which exited thru the hold hatch!"

Ice Machines for Harbour

Published on November 3, 2017 at 03:04 PM

A harbour in Cornwall was struggling with unreliable ice making equipment which was costing a lot of money annually in running costs and repairs. They wished to keep their existing insulated, unrefrigerated storage, so any new equipment would need to fit in the space available in the roofspace above and also through the existing access hatch.

Wall mounted ice machine for bakery

Published on August 31, 2017 at 02:03 PM

A bakery in Wales needed a controllable method of cooling their dough and after doing their research decided that a hygienic Ziegra granular flake ice machine would be the way to go.

After consultation a Ziegra ZBE 1.200 was chosen and it was decided to wall mount the unit as they did not need storage and wall mounting would keep valuable floor space free.

Why use ice?

Published on May 15, 2017 at 11:16 AM



Ice as a cooling medium has a few important advantages that make it popular; it has a large cooling effect for a given volume, its hygienic, easy to store, easy to move and cost efficient.


It can easily be placed around a product or mixed into a product for a rapid, yet gentle and controllable cooling effect.

Automatic Dough Cooling

Published on May 8, 2017 at 09:51 AM

One of the biggest industrial bakeries in Germany, known for its high quality products has just decided to purchase a new automatic ice dosing system for a new line.

The ice dosing solution consists of an AS500 with 10.000kg per day ice production will be installed above two Diosna mixers, mixing 8 batches per hour. The ice dosing will be fully integrated into the automatic process control and the dosing will be co-ordinated with the dosing of other ingredients.

Selecting an ice machine

Published on April 19, 2017 at 10:19 AM

How much ice per day?

The first question to answer when selecting an ice machine is how much ice will you need per day.

Ziegra have packaged machines from 30kg per day up to 10,000kg and even larger split systems so we will need to narrow this down a bit.