SIkeston, MO

Unilever - Ice Cream Line Addition


Shambaugh & Son, L.P.



Services Provided

  • Automation Engineering
  • Electrical
  • Fire Protection
  • Mechanical
  • Process Design
  • Refrigeration
Equipment and overall view of the new package forming room installed at the Unilever facility

Value Delivered

The Shambaugh team worked weekends and holidays to minimize the interruption
to the plant. This project required a great deal of planning and organization to complete
within an operating facility with almost 50 refrigeration tie-ins and many other
process and utility tie-ins.

Scope of Services

  • Construction of new package forming room
  • Relocation of existing package forming equipment
  • Remodeling of the existing dry goods warehouse making it a production room
  • Installation of process and packaging equipment to support a new ice cream line
  • Construction of a new spiral freezer
  • Installation of two new pasteurized mix storage silos
  • Upgrade of an existing HTST pasteurizer to increase capacity
  • Construction of a new 22,000 square-foot dry goods warehouse
  • Installation of one new 200 ton Frick booster compressor and one 800 ton Evapco condenser