Steam Infusion Testing

The test centre has been the main site for a £1 million project funded by Innovate UK  looking into the development of healthier foods using Steam Infusion.


Seeing really is believing!


Food manufacturers are able to trial cooking their products with Steam Infusion with the help of our development chefs.

 Visit the Steam Infusion test centre

Steam Infusion Trials

 Cryogenic Cooling

We’re leading a £1million Innovate UK Project into the use of cryogenic cooling in food processing.

Click to find out more about cryogenic cooling

cryogenic cooling

 Autocoding Training

We offer training on our market leading Autocoding system at the National Centre for Food Manufacturing.

Customers often find it is an excellent environment for education and learning.

Autocoding Demo

 APRIL Robotic Chef Development

We’re developing robotics and automation solutions at the National Centre for Food Manufacturing that will transform food processing.

APRIL Robotic Chef


Current Jobs:

  • Trainer - Available on Application

    We are looking for an enthusiastic trainer to educate customers in the application of the Autocoding system.  You will identify our customer's training requirements and translate these into a...

    Deadline: 30/06/2017 Find out more
  • Autocoding Installation Engineer - Available on Application

    OAL require an Autocoding Installation Engineer to go out to the customer site and install OAL equipment on site to meet and exceed OAL standards. The Candidate will report to the Commissioning Team...

    Deadline: 30/06/2017 Find out more
  • Senior Software Developer - Available on Application

    An opportunity has arisen for someone with a passion for programming to join our development team. The ideal candidate will possess knowledge of an array of programming languages and have adequate...

    Deadline: 30/06/2017 Find out more
  • Project Engineer - Available on Application

    We're looking for a Project Engineer, to work on high-value capital projects with specific experience in the bulk handling of powders. You will have a mechanical engineering degree along with being...

    Deadline: 30/06/2017 Find out more
  • Autocoding Commissioning Engineer - Available on Application

    To provide commissioning support and services for the Project Manager. To go out to the customer site and commission on site and get the project signed off by the client. The candidate will report to...

    Deadline: 30/06/2017 Find out more