DC Norris is proud to attend the ground breaking ceremony for Sheffield Hallam University's Planned National Centre of Excellence for Food Engineering

DC Norris Celebrates the Start of Construction at the National Centre of Excellence for Food Engineering

On October 16, 2018 the DC Norris team can be found alongside the staff of Sheffield Hallam University breaking ground for the University’s new National Centre of Excellence for Food Engineering (NCEFE). The October 16th event marks the start of construction on the NCEFE, a facility designed to progressively tackle food industry challenges such as productivity, efficiency, and waste reduction.  Through the NCEFE, Sheffield Hallam University in conjunction with its faculty and students will support the food and drink industry by developing new and enhanced food production facilities, processes, and equipment. The Centre will cultivate a knowledgeable workforce with real experience leading food engineering systems and processes. DC Norris is honored to be present at this ground breaking event.

DC Norris Joins Esteemed Partners on Food Engineering Centre of Excellence Industry Advisory Board

In addition to the ground breaking ceremonies for the NCEFE, DC Norris is proud to have been invited to join the Food Engineering Centre of Excellence Industry Advisory Board. DC Norris joins an esteemed Board of industry leaders that include Premier Foods, Greencore, and Siemens as well as the Sheffield Hallam team. Together, the Advisory Board will help guide the layout of the process areas and the relevant equipment for this revolutionary new facility.

DC Norris is honored to be a part of the future of the global food processing industry in such a hands-on way and looks forward to using its 45 years of experience in the food industry to educate future generations of food engineers. Sheffield Hallam University is one of the UK’s largest and most progressive universities celebrating 175 years of excellence in education. You can learn more about DC Norris North America and the services we provide by visiting the ‘About Us’ page on the site or any of the ‘Systems’ pages, such as ‘Sous Vide’.

Building on the legacy established by our home office in the UK, DC Norris North America is proud to lead the North American healthy, fresh convenience food revolution by designing, manufacturing, and installing today’s most efficient food processing systems.