we are proud to have
Top-of-the-range, Buhler coffee Processing machinery
Designed and automated for minimum human contact with the food product.
machinery processing stages to the coffee green beans.
This is where parchment coffee is recieved from farmers and subjected to quality test (especially moisture and defect levels), wieghed, precleaned before being dispenced into the silos.
AIR ASPIRATION SYSTEM
This system collects all the dust from the coffee by means of a fun and air-lock system therefore releasing clean air, free of dust to the enviroment while the dust which could have been released to the enviroment is collected in sacks inside.
32 Silos, with high and low level probes able to store upto 16 tons each.
MAIN CONTROL PANEL
FULLY AUTOMATED (ensuring minimal physical contact with the product), with a capacity of 40 tons par day.
Separates stones from the parchment.
Attracts all ferrous material out of parchment coffee before it gets into the huller.
Peels off the husks from the coffee beans.
Classifies green coffee beans into six (6) principle grades of "AA", "A", "PB", "B", "C", & "UG".
It uses high velocity air to remove thin membrane from the green beans-further polishing.
They hold the classified green coffee bean grades.
It recieves graded green beans from hoppers to achieve the desired density.
It seperates nonegreen from the desired grean beans.
machinery processing stages to the coffee powder
We check for moisture content and defect levels of the green coffee beans before roasting.
Using the Probat roasting machine, we roast different levels of light, medium, medium to dark and dark roasts.
COOLING OF THE ROASTED BEENS
This is done on a cooling tray by the help of a sunction fun to cool the roasted coffee beans and allowed to de-gass for 12 hours.
The roasted coffee beans are ground into; coarse, medium, and fine particles of elgon pride coffee powder according to demand or interest.
PACKAGING OF ROASTED COFFEE BEANS
We pack roasted coffee beans in 500 and 250 gram packets under the ELGON PRIDE coffee brand name.
PACKAGING OF ROASTED GROUND COFFEE
We pack the roasted ground coffee into 100, 250, 500 grams under the ELGON PRIDE coffee brand name.