Dr.-Ing. N.K. Gupta Technical Consultants

Flour, Rice and Grain Milling Engineering Experts

Rice Cleaning, Parboiling and Drying, Milling & Grading Plants

We are world-leading technical consultants for the rice milling industry based in the Indian-Subcontinent (land of Basmati Rice) with over 40 years of experience, trained manpower and the latest know-how in rice milling technology from leading manufacturers.

We provide consulting, engineering, techno-economic feasibility studies, design, construction, and implementation of rice processing facilities.

In the nineties, Dr.-Ing. N.K. Gupta Technical Consultants were the pioneers behind the introduction of modern day basmati rice milling technology in India. Today we are the most experienced rice milling consultants in the Indian sub-continent with an impressive rice mill client list spanning India, Nigeria, Cambodia, Iraq, Nepal, Ghana, Burma (Myanmar) and UK.

Our turnkey services include technical consulting, engineering, techno-economic feasibility studies, design, construction, and implementation of modern rice mills.

Rice Milling Solutions

We offer complete comprehensive solutions for your rice processing needs for the following projects:

  • Paddy and rice receiving, cleaning and storage including temperature and weight measuring
  • Parboiling, drying and storage
  • Milling
  • Grading and sorting
  • Packaging, storage and loading
  • Quick cook / pre-cooked rice
  • Complete milling automation and data collection
  • Mill modernizaton
  • Mill contract operation

Technical Consultancy for Rice Mills

We offer our existing and new clients full rice mill engineering services for state-of-the-art production of high-quality rice:

  1. Initial visit to the site and on the spot study of the existing system, if any.
  2. Preparation of complete layout drawings with load, cross sectional & longitudinal details.
  3. Preparation of columns and pit location drawings and their details
  4. Preparation of technological Projects and submitting of the following details:
    • To design and prepare the flow diagram.
    • Complete machinery specifications and details.
    • Electrical details like list of electrical motors, list of geared motors/gear boxes, electrical key chart, transformer & generator details.
    • Design of exhaust system with minimum power & its detail.
    • Specifications & sizes of belt conveyors, elevators, fans, cyclones, compressor, hoppers, etc.
    • Pulleys, Couplings and V-Belts details.
    • Design of Intake Hopper and other holding bins including hoppers above and below sortex room.
  5. Guidance of erection of the Plant according to the technological Project and the submitting of the following:
    • Erection material list.
    • Spouting list (Gravity pipes details & its material list).
    • Fabrication material list.
    • Exhaust drawings for all the machines.
    • Regular visit of erection supervisor.
  6. Provision of technical know-how for manufacturing equipment for aspiration system, spouting, gravity pipe, spouts, bends, distributing spouting, valves, outlet hoppers, sacking benches, cyclones, conveyors, elevators etc.
  7. Selection of the machines, materials and contractors personnel.
  8. Project management of installation
  9. Start-up and commissioning trial run of the plant for efficient running.
  10. Optional: contract mill operation

Other Rice Milling Technical Services

How We Work

Dr.-Ing. N. K. Gupta Technical Consultants work in tandem with customers and equipment suppliers to ensure you as the client select the most suitable equipment for your requirements.

As independent technical consultants we will only impart with impartial advice on equipment selection based on your preferences and selection criteria such as technological features and budget preferences.

For that Dr.-Ing. N. K. Gupta Technical Consultants partners with the leading US, European, Japanese and Indian equipment manufacturers for milling industries including Buhler, Sortex, Satake, Petkus, MMW, Fowler Westrup, Indopol and other economical and reputed suppliers from across the world.

Expert Engineering Services for Affordable Solutions

Dr.-Ing. N. K. Gupta Technical Consultants strive to provide customers with the most economical state-of-the-art solution for their milling projects.

With the core cleaning and milling machinery procured from companies such as those mentioned above, Dr.-Ing. N. K. Gupta Technical Consultants provides invaluable advice and buying power in procuring the remaining equipment from other equipment manufacturers who offer the best value-price ratio.

Customers can be assured that expert advice and assistance is provided throughout the entire equipment procurement process.