High-pressure forming of a variety of convenience products

  • Accurate portioning
  • Wide variety of forms and products possible
  • High capacity
  • Easy changeover to new products
  • User friendly operation
  • Hygienic production process


The PlateFormer is suitable for the high pressure portioning and forming of diverse raw materials. These can be formed and portioned into a wide range of products such as nuggets, schnitzels and hamburgers. The PlateFormer is also suitable for the processing of whole muscle poultry meat.


Much attention is paid during the forming process to filling the form. Factors such as filling pressure, filling time and the temperature of the dough have quite an influence on the filling process.

The PlateFormer offers variating pressing times, filling times and turning times. In this way you can create ideal processing conditions for any type of dough. Less time is required to fill the form with a liquid dough, for example.


The PlateFormer produces accurately portioned final products with minimal weight variation.

Using the touch screen, you can easily compose, retrieve and modify recipes in accordance with your wishes. You also use the touch screen to determine and control the filling process.

The PlateFormer is used for processing high capacities. Depending on the raw materials and form of the final product capacities of up to 2,500 kg/h can be achieved.

  • User-friendly process control
  • Minimum rotation of meat mass
  • Short set-up times and simple cleaning
  • Optimum expulsion of products
  • Well-thought-out lifting and tipping device for meat mass supply
  • Minimum product smearing
  • Hygienic product processing
  • Wide choice of forming possibilities
  • High capacity
  • Accurate positioning
  • Rapid set-up for other product forms
  • User-friendly process control 
  • Compose, open and adjust recipes by means of the touch screen
  • Easily expandable with various options


Marel offers a range of service solutions to prevent failures, maximize performance or in case of unexpected breakdowns remote or onsite assistance.

Marel has offices in 30 countries across all regions, and a global network of highly skilled professionals that provide remote as well as onsite service support. We provide quality spare parts and customized service agreements for our customers to ensure optimal performance of Marel equipment.

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