It was the first automatic citrus juice extractor used in the Mediterranean area and for its contribution to the growth of the citrus processing industry it was printed on the back of the moroccan 10 Dirhams banknotes.
In 1951 the Sfumatrice was realized. It is an
oil extractor from the peels of the citrus processed by the
The essential oil produced by the Sfumatrice outstands for the very high quality, close to the famous “sponge oil” extracted by hand.
In the following years both Birillatrice and Sfumatrice have been improved till the realization of the Birillatrice AZS 204: one machine, consisting of a Birillatrice juice extractor with a capacity of 15.500 fruit per hour and a Sfumatrice oil extractor.
In 1971 the Polycitrus Group was patented. It is an integrated line consisting of an oil extractor produced in three models: M6, M10 and M15 and a juice extractor produced in the ZX2 and Spellalbedo models.
In the following years the Polycitrus Group has been deeply
modified to improve the quality and the yield of the products.
Today it is a reliable and safe investment.
The Polycitrus Group is inserted in complete
lines consisting also of juice finishers (Rotofinisher
models), screw presses to dry the peels (Polypress
PL1 and PL2 models) and by all the auxiliary
equipment such as brushing and washing machines,
screw conveyors, elevators and peel silos.
Fratelli Indelicato can assist the customer in any aspect of the automation of the processing lines, from the PLC programming, to sensors configuration, to data logging and archiving, till advanced motion control programming.
Since 1990 the range of our products includes
the Polyfruit juice
Besides the advantages of the Polycitrus juice extractor it gives the possibility to process both citrus and tropical fruit such as: pineapples, passion fruit, guavas, papayas and melons.
The Polyfruit juice extractor allows the realization of complete lines with different working capacities, which are able to process both citrus and tropical fruit.
Today Fratelli Indelicato is one of the leading world companies in the field because it has a long experience deriving from more than 70 years of activity in the search of high quality and reliability technological solutions.