Digester screw press is used for masticating fruits and squeezing out the crude palm oil. In the case of the mini SSPE, this machine only macerate the fruits and does not release the oil. Pillar press is used to release the oil but in the large and medium SSPE, this machine simultaneously digest the fruits and release the oil as seen in the picture. The oil is collected and manually transferred to the clarifier.
Available capacity include 0.25, 0.5 and
1tonne fresh fruit bunches per hour
Extraction rate of 15%
Adequate for farm size 1-100ha.
Capable of producing crude palm oil qualities of <5% free fatty acids