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SMART Shrimp Grader Sorter

GLOBAL LEADER IN NUTS AND SEAFOOD PROCESSING 
EQUIPMENT

For over 75 years, we’ve pioneered high-performance shrimp solutions, steam cookers, vegetable blanchers, nut pasteurizers, briners, roasters, and shrimp and chicken sorters that increase efficiency by improving product quality and yield for processors worldwide.

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AUTOMATIC SHRIMP & CHICKEN SORTING SOLUTIONS

SMART Shrimp Sorter

SHRIMP

Sort, Peel, Cook & Chill

Laitram revolutionized both warm and cold water shrimp processing with Automatic Shrimp Peeling and Deveining Systems, Steam Cooking, and now we offer the best SMART Shrimp Laser Grader in the market. 

Pistachio Pasteurizer CoolSteam

NUTS

Steam Pasteurize, Brine, and Precision Roast

CoolSteam® and Precision Roaster all-natural Nut Steam Pasteurization, Brining, and Roasting System for Almonds, Pistachios, Walnuts, Seeds, Macadamias, Pecans, and Cashews, among others. Leaders in the USA. 

Chicken Nugget Sorter SMART

CHICKEN

Nugget Sorting

Revolutionize your nugget sorting process with SMART Sorter. Recover 25% to 35% more nuggets from trim and reduce labor costs.

Broccoli Blanching CoolSteam

VEGETABLES

Blanching and Chill

We've applied 20 years of cooking science experience to rethink low temperature, forced convection steam vegetable blanching and chilling. 

Lobster Cooking CoolSteam

SEAFOOD

Crab, Scallops, Crawfish & Lobster Cooking and Chilling

The CoolSteam® continuous steam cooking and chilling technology dramatically and permanently changed the way the world cooks, shrimp, crab, lobster, and other seafood with our patented steam low temperature, forced convection cooking that increases yield, food safety and improved texture and flavor. 

Laitram Machinery Offices

ABOUT US / OUR OFFICES

Laitram Machinery, formerly known as Peelers Company, was founded on J.M. Lapeyre's industry-changing shrimp peeler and is now a leading manufacturer of seafood processing equipment, cookers, blanchers, and nut processing equipment. With over 70 years of experience, Laitram keeps innovating and changing how Shrimp, Nuts, and Vegetable processors do business. We've built a global team that supports our customers worldwide and have our minds and hearts set on making food processing more efficient, providing real-time data, lowering costs, and improving yields in a meaningful way. 

IPPE Poultry Atlanta, 24

The International Production & Processing Expo is the world's largest annual poultry and egg, meat and animal food industry event of its kind.

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Laitram Machinery's Nut School in Bakersfield, CA Feb 2024. Learn more

WHAT PEOPLE SAY

— Do Ngoc Tai, CEO, Taika Seafood Corporation

"We are proud to be a preferred customer of Laitram Machinery LLC., USA. We are now using three CoolSteam Cookers and confirming an additional cooker now. The investment in Laitram's CoolSteam FC Cookers has an effective payback in less than one year, measured by yield and energy savings, with better product quality. Their after sales service is quite good and satisfactory."

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