Havatec Twister

10-35 stems p/bouquet | full automatic hand-tied bouquet

The first machine in the world that is able to make twisted flower bouquets automatically.
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Hightech Simplicity

Mechanical solutions combined with own software development

Havatec

Havatec develops and produces high-tech machines for inspecting and processing flowers and flower bulbs. Our machines are equipped with technically advanced control units and camera systems for the automated inspection of various (natural) products. Havatec is established in Haarlemmermeer.

Havatec is THE (international) supplier of sorting, bunching and handling machines for the cut flower industry. Havatec delivers turn-key cut flower projects based on low-, medium- and high-tech concepts. All these gradations in technology enable a reliable solution that generates returns for any company. Havatec specialises in mechanical solutions combined with software developed in-house.

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BulbStar XL

BulbStar XL: simplicity in automated separation of fusarium infected bulbs

The BulbStar XL line consist of 1 infeed, 2 Bulbstars and 1 outfeed line for maximum capacity and minimum labour.

With the BulbStar XL line, fusarium infected tulip bulbs are singled out automatically. Due to the required sorting work, labour is reduced by 75% and the end result is far better. The BulbStar XL line can be used for preparing tulip bulbs for export. It is also possible to integrate it in the nursery with a plant line.

In the BulbStar, the flower bulbs are guided under the X-ray inspection on narrow conveyors. In case of rejection or doubt, the flower bulbs are pushed from the belts. The BulbStar also has a separation system by means of which the flower bulbs end up on the conveyors in a neat row.

At bulb size 9, the capacity of the machine is more than 90,000 bulbs per hour with one person.

Benefits:

  • Perfect in detection of fusarium infected tulip bulbs
  • Compact
  • Reliable
  • Easy maintenance
  • Good price/quality ratio

Specifications:

  • Working from right to left or vice versa
  • Capacity per BulbStar: 30,000/ 70,000 bulbs per hour (depending on bulb size).
  • Inspection: X-ray
  • Connection: 380V/ 16A/ compressed air (dried)
  • Exits: 3 (healthy, doubtfull, sick)
  • The control screen is positioned on the outfeed side of waste and suspected bulbs on the reading belt.

Parts of the BulbStar:

  • 1st V-belt system with 4 pairs of V-belts, where there is a difference in speed between the 2 belts of 1 pair in order to get the flower bulbs in a neat row.
  • 2nd V-belt system by means of which the bulbs are transported through the machine consecutively, underneath the X-ray zone.
  • X-ray unit
  • Eject station  
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All you need to know about singling out fusarium infected tulip bulbs 

Our specialists are looking forward to answering any questions you might have about singling out fusarium infected tulip bulbs with the BulbStar XL. They enjoy personal contact. They answer all questions and always guarantee good advice by telephone or via video calling. On weekdays they are available from 7 am to 4:30 pm at +31 (0)252 241490.

Fusarium detection

Fusarium detection

Selecting and removing bulbs with Fusarium at high speed with an X-Ray system.

We offer all kinds of solutions:

Sorting

Sorting

The stems are sorted by length, thickness and flower height with optical, X-Ray or infra red camera's.
Bunching

Bunching

Flowers are automatically bunched with a preset amount without any quality loss.
Bouquet making

Bouquet making

A variety of Havatec machines enables the automatic bunching of mono or twisted bouquets.
Planting bulbs

Planting bulbs

Semi or automatic planting lines for bulbs in pots or trays.
Inserting

Inserting

Semi automatic lines for inserting gerbera's in automatically folded boxes or cards.
Debulbing

Debulbing

Automatic debulbing of tulips resulting in maximum length without damaging the stem.
Fusarium detection

Fusarium detection

Selecting and removing bulbs with Fusarium at high speed with an X-Ray system.
Belt systems

Belt systems

Transport of various product and materials such as harvesting systems and waste disposal.
About Havatec

It was in the year 2000 that Havatec started with the development of machines for the mushroom sector. Not long after that Havatec developed an advanced machine for the grading and bunching of flower bulbs using X-ray techniques. As from 2003, Havatec has an extensive range of machines for automated grading and bunching of flowers, for packaging flowers in boxes.

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