Food Process

Pumping Systems for Food Manufacturing, Cleaning, and Other Processes

Pump Station

System Engineering to Meet Your Specific Food Process Needs

From process wastewater to solids-handling pumping, Romtec Utilities designs pumping systems for many different types of food processes. We have the engineering expertise to handle food processes directly, or to supplement your process with increased water efficiency or reuse.

Get Components that Meet Any Food Processing Standards

Romtec Utilities is experienced fabricating pumping systems using food-grade materials like stainless steel. Your system will include components like valves, meters, sensors, and other systems that are suitable for the types of food processing you need handled.

We Engineer Pumping Systems in All 50 States and Internationally

You can get a pumping system from Romtec Utilities anywhere in the world. Our Engineers understand the requirements of each state and international guidelines. No matter where your food processing plant is located, Romtec Utilities can help!

Complete Design Engineering Documentation and O&M Manuals

Romtec Utilities provides comprehensive system documentation with the full design, site plan equipment layout, component data sheets, scope of supply, and scope of services. After commissioning and training, we also supply you with system O&M manuals for your long-term use.

Food Process Projects

takara sake
Takara Sake USA Inc. | Food-Process Pump Station
512 GPM | 29.1′ TDH

In the Takara Sake project, Romtec Utilities supplied an industrial food-process pump station to Takara Sake USA Inc., a Sake manufacturer based in Berkeley, California.

Grain Millers Wastewater and Process Fluid
Grain Millers, Inc. | Wastewater & Process Fluid Lift Station
70 GPM | 38′ TDH

Romtec Utilities was contacted to design and supply a wastewater lift station for Northern Gold Foods to handle wastewater from both sewer lines and process water from the food manufacturing process.

Valley Fine Foods
Valley Fine Foods | Wastewater from Food Processing
45 GPM | 35′ TDH

This food processing plant in Benicia, California needed a wastewater lift station to handle combined sewage and process water from the production of pasta.

Laura Chenel's Ch?vre Cheese Plant
Laura Chenel’s Chèvre Cheese Plant | Mixed Industrial Wastewater
90 GPM | 10.7′ TDH

This gourmet goat cheese plant needed two lift stations configured to handle medium wastewater and industrial flows from the new production plant.

Chobani, Inc. | Integrated Wastewater Lift Station
83 GPM | 16′ TDH

A second lift station was added shortly after the plans for the Chobani , Inc. manufacturing facility revealed larger flows of wastewater. Similar to the first, this lift station uses two submersible centrifugal pumps to discharge effluent to a pre-treatment facility.

Fresh & Easy Distribution Center | Commercial Wastewater Lift Station
170 GPM | 60′ TDH

The expansion of this distribution center for Fresh and Easy food products required a package lift station designed to meet medium wastewater flow requirements.

Getting a Food Process Station



Romtec Utilities provides full engineering and design services to meet the specific goals of your project. Romtec Utilities’ Engineers are experts in water conveyance systems across a wide array of water types and applications. We work with our clients through every step of the process, from preliminary designs and budgetary estimates, submittal and review processes, installation, and all the way through start-up, training, and warranty.


Project Support

With Romtec Utilities you gain the support of our dedicated project management team at every step-from planning through installation. Romtec Utilities covers a vast scope of services that help execute the design, supply, construction, testing, and training of your pump system to ensure its success at the site location.



Romtec Utilities provides a high level of system prefabrication prior to delivery of the system to the jobsite. This greatly reduces construction cost and installation time, as well as potential project delays and change orders. This high level of prefabrication can often reduce installation time from weeks to days. Additionally, Romtec Utilities takes pride in our quality control processes, ensuring that when the system is delivered to the job site everything will function as designed.



Romtec Utilities ensures the quality and success of every pumping system from the early stages of design, all the way through installation and construction. Romtec Utilities will send experienced installation advisors to the site who will advise the installing contractor throughout the installation process providing all parties with the reassurance that the station is constructed and ultimately functioning as designed.



Romtec Utilities’ startup, testing, and training services are essential to the success of any pumping system. Following installation our technicians are on-site working directly with all parties to field check the control panel, operate the pumps, perform system testing, and provide world class training to all maintenance personnel.



With Romtec Utilities, every complete pump station is covered with a standard one-year warranty. Romtec Utilities also provides ongoing support from our entire team throughout the lifetime of our products. This support is provided to ensure that every pump and lift station project is successful.