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Olive Agencies Information Services
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Agencies is the Australian agent for many of
the world's olive equipment manufacturers.
We are able to supply high quality equipment for the following tasks:
- hand and pneumatic olive harvesting
- olive fruit washing, leaf & twig removal
- olive oil extraction, filtering & bottling
all stages of table olive processing
- hand & pneumatic olive tree pruning
- tape guns for holding young trees to stakes
large scale table olive production equipment
Oil Extraction Equipment
highly competitive specialist manufacturer of continuous flow olive
oil plants of many sizes. They produce excellent equipment at a
reasonable price. They also own a number of olive groves for commercial
and experimental use in Italy.
Laval manufactures excellent quality continuous flow olive
oil plants of various sizes. Their equipment has been well proven
throughout the olive growing world. They are able to sell specialised
extraction and separation units or complete line olive oil
- Italian for "My Oil!"
revolutionary, small scale, continuous flow oil extraction
plant. Machines are compact, hygienic, efficient, and a reasonable
price. Perfect for growers wanting to produce their own olive oil
on their own equipment.
produce high quality, continuous flow olive oil extraction
machinery. Their equipment has proven its reliability throughout
the olive growing world.
are able to sell specialised extraction and separation units or
complete line olive oil extraction factories. Capacity range is
from one to ten tonnes of olives per hour.
Chiappini, Via dei Pini, 3, Fabro 05015 (TR), Italy
(+39) 0 763 82 550 Fax: (+39) 0 763 82 620
presses can process up to 1,200 kg of olives per hour. They are
also suitable for cold pressed oil extraction from sunflower
seeds, peanuts and a range of other oil crops. This allows the owner
to run their extraction plant outside of the olive harvest season
and therefore makes it an even more commercially viable venture.
manufactures what is widely known as the best table olive equipment
in the world. Some of the machines they produce are olive slicers,
olive size and blemish graders, fruit conveyors, olive cleaning
machines and of course their pitting machines which can pit, stuff
and recap up to 2,000 olives per minute!
Mechanical Harvesting Equipment
Machinery Corporation (OMC)
President : Don Mayo, 2700 Colusa Highway, Yuba City, California
(+1) 513 673 2822 Fax: (+1) 513 673 0296
various types of orchard machinery. Their main equipment for olives
are the mechanical harvesters "Shock Wave Shakers", the
"Catchall III" harvest umbrellas and their patented "Air
Head" for carefully grasping the trunks. All are thoroughly
researched and extremely efficient in the olive orchard situation.
Thompson, 825 Old Highway, Narooma, NSW 2546 Australia
(+61) 2 4473 7276 Fax: (+61) 2 4473 7458 Email: email@example.com
Australian manufacturer of mechanical harvesters. The machines are
tractor mounted, can work on slopes and have a catching umbrella
to reduce labour costs.
Kilby Manufacturing Inc.
West Evans Reimer Rd, Gridley, California 95948 USA
(+1) 916 846 5625 Fax: (+1) 916 846 2931
a range of orchard equipment which includes 'Kilby Catching
Frames' for mechanical shaker harvesting and 'Kilby Bin Carriers'
for bin transporting within the orchard. Generally used on stone
fruit, cherry and nut orchards but also suitable for olives.
Macchine Agricole, 70043 Monopoli, P.O. Box 12, Bari, Italy
(+ 39) 80 690 1761 Fax: (+ 39) 80 690 1763
a range of changeable frequency vibrators for the harvesting
of hanging fruit. Attachable to 40-50hp tractor PTO. They also
manufacture catching umbrellas.
Australian agent is Ian McIntosh at McIntosh & Son, 547 Great
Eastern Hway, Redcliffe, WA 6104 PH: (+61) 8 9478 2400 Fax: (+61)
8 9479 1475
Via Aldo Moro, 16, Insediamento Industriale Cicogna
San Lazzaro di Savena, Bologna, Italy
(+39) 0 51 456 702
mechanised agricultural machinery such as pneumatic hand held
vibrating combs for harvesting of olives onto nets or mats.
Contact: Via dell'Industria, 26, 47100 Forlí, Italy
(+ 39) 543 723 133 Fax: (+ 39) 543 725 356
4 manufactures a large range of quality orchard machinery.
Range includes mechanical harvesters, catching umbrellas, retractable
catching sheets, and 'vibrating finger' shakers. Much of their machinery
can be attached to the P.T.O. of a standard tractor.