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Food and Beverage Processing Applications

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All-Electric Combination Pressure Washers/Steam Cleaners for Food Processing Plants  

Sioux’s line of 100% electric pressure washers, steam cleaners, and combination hot water pressure washers/steam cleaners are ideal for cleaning and maintaining food processing plant facilities, buildings and grounds. Combination units, like model E2.4HS1200, combine 320°F (160°C) saturated steam, hot water pressure wash and cold pressure rinse in one compact unit. This unit has an output of 2.4 GPM (9.1 LPM) and 1200 PSI (82.7 BAR) in hot water pressure wash mode, and 0.75 GPM (2.8 LPM), 250 PSI (17.2 BAR) in steam mode.


  • Ideal for cleaning and sterilizing production machinery and plant equipment, these machines dissolve grease, oil, dirt and grime.
  • Great for cleaning floors, walls and vehicles.
  • Sioux pressure washers are designed for indoor or outdoor use.
  • Standard Sioux machines are built to UL-1776 and CAN/CSA C22.2 No. 98-92.
  • Explosion proof units are available for use hazardous areas and are built to UL-1203 and CAN/CSA C22.2 No. 197-92.
  • No preheating or recovery time is required which means hot water is available within E-Series.jpgminutes (no time is wasted waiting for a storage reservoir to heat).
  • No flames or exhaust are produced and these machines do not emit contaminates into the air which makes them well-suited for applications in enclosed spaces where air quality is a concern.
  • Sioux detergent, available for use in the combination cleaners, is completely biodegradable and is USDA approved for food processing facilities. The combination of your Sioux machine and this detergent will allow you to tackle almost any cleaning job imaginable.
  • Sioux units are quality-built, American-made cleaning machines that will stand up to your toughest jobs.
  • Operation is simple and provides reliable, trouble-free service.



Cold Pressure Washers Utilize In-House Hot Water to Clean Food Processing Facilities  

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general cleaning of food processing facilities. Sioux washers can use your in-house hot water or steam to provide hot pressure water for cleaning walls, floors, equipment, and processing area. This is an inexpensive alternative to purchasing a special hot pressure washer or steam cleaner. Sioux can provide your cold pressure washer with a "hot kit" to accommodate hot water (up to 180°F).

  • Ratings are 2 - 22 GPM (7.57 - 83.27 LPM) pressure wash and 500 - 5,000 PSI (34.5 - 344 BAR).
  • All-electric and explosion-proof designs are available for hazardous applications.
  • Operation is simple and units provide reliable, trouble-free service.
  • Sioux has been providing reliable cleaning equipment to the food manufacturing industry since 1939.




Steam-Flo® Steam Generators Provide Low Pressure Steam for Heating Applications

  • Sioux's line of Steam-Flo® steam generators provide an excellent source of steam that can be utilized to heat mixers that have a built-in steam jacket.
  • Steam-Flo® can be located in a permanent location or is available in a skid mount version that can be moved throughout the plant.
  • Steam-Flo® can be used to heat transport trailers or railroad cars. A self-contained version is available that can be transported to various locations and plumbed to heating coils. A steam hose allows the low pressure steam to heat the material to the desired temperature, reducing waste.
  • Steam-Flo® provides up to 15 PSI (1.03 BAR) steam, and does not require a licensed operator in most areas, reducing insurance costs compared with high pressure boilers.
  • Utility requirements - 15 Amp service on 115 Volt (60 Hertz) or 220 Volt (50 Hertz), standard garden hose for water supply, diesel fuel, LP gas, or natural gas fuel source.
  • Sioux’s LowNox Steam-Flo® meets California’s South Coast Air Quality standards!
  • Built to ASME and National Board Registered.



 SafeSteam Specifically Designed for the Food Industry

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  • Use you plant's internal steam as a powerful cleaning tool.
  • SafeSteam combines your plant's steam with cold water to create a powerful steam cleaner that can be used for plant maintenance and sterilization.
  • SafeSteam is ready instantly. Once installed, just pick up the gun, turn on the switch and go to work.
  • SafeSteam can be used for sterilizing, cutting through heavy grease, paint preparation, cleaning delicate equipment and sensitive parts, and many other tough cleaning jobs.
  • Produces 2.8 GPM @ 80-150 PSI, 320 Degree Steam. (output temperature is dependent on steam input temperature and pressure)
  • Unit has a stainless steel frame, all non-ferrous fittings and is washdown rated.
  • Steam line requirements: approximately 300 lb/hr of steam @ 80-150 PSI
  • Water supply requirements: 3 GPM cold water @ 15-100 PSI




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