The Duravant family of operating companies serve the food processing, packaging and material handling segments.

Our Brands


Marlen Solutions

Marlen products have long set the standard for quality and performance in vacuum stuffing and pumping systems, portioning and thermal processing. Our pumps come in a variety of models and pumping pressures for small-, mid- and industrial-sized, high speed applications.

Our food processing ovens, cookers, smokehouses and chillers are custom designed and feature the most robust sanitary construction and most efficient mechanical design. Our fans, ducts, air plenum and alternating dampers work together to enhance airflow, resulting in consistent processing conditions for precise repeatable results.

In need of custom engineered stainless steel solutions for food positioning and transfer? We've got that too!

OPTI Series Vacuum Stuffing & Pumping Systems View Equipment →
Portioning Solutions View Equipment →
Extrusion Systems View Equipment →
Thermal Processing Solutions View Equipment →
Food Handling View Equipment →

Carruthers Solutions

Quality dicing, slicing, shredding, filling and more. Our continuous size reduction equipment solutions are designed for fresh or cooked food products. From consistent portions to maximum yields, our Carruthers offering produces optimum quality products and handles the toughest applications in today's food production environment.

Size Reduction View Equipment →

Afoheat Solutions

Our Afoheat thermal processing line consists of gas and electric powered infrared and direct flame technologies for grilling, roasting, searing, peeling, smoking, browning, braising and bar marking meat and poultry, fish, vegetables and baked goods. We add value through our capabilities that enhance the appearance, aroma and taste of value-added food products with our broad set of continuous thermal technologies.

Searing, Roasting & Bar Marking Technology View Equipment →
Smoking, Browning & Braising Technology View Equipment →

Unitherm Solutions

Food processors enjoy quality, performance and innovation when utilizing our Unitherm products for cooking, chilling, pasteurizing and more. Collaborate with our Unitherm application, product and process solution specialists to test new products or processing methods and let us show you how we can increase yields and production. As the Unitherm tagline goes, Better Process...Better Food.®

Unitherm Products View Equipment →