Spray drying


Processing top quality spray dried powders shouldn’t mean having to compromise on efficiency. Our spray dryers are designed to help reduce waste and product loss, boost yield and overall productivity, and of course, give you great results.

Focus on efficiency, and stay in control

We’ve developed a raft of components and systems to help you optimize your spray drying process.

GEA OptiPartner is an advanced process control solution designed to help improve the productivity and efficiency of your powder spray drying plant, and reduce relative energy use. GEA HotSwirl technology can give you more consistent heating, while GEA Clean Purge and CEE cyclone technologies configured into our spray dryers could help increase yield, and potentially reduce consumption of water and chemicals. Our SANICIP® II bag filter and No Intervention Fines Return System (NIFRS) further help to reduce product loss, and improve productivity and final powder quality.

Spray dryer plant upgrades

While our innovations can be built into a new GEA spray drying plant, we may well be able to upgrade your exiting spray dryer, so you could significantly improve your process without having to invest in a new plant. 


Webinar on-demand: Powder Recovery

During this webinar you will:

  • Discover how you can improve on yield, reliability and safety at the same time
  • Gain insights into some of the latest innovations that will benefit your plant and your business

Want to know more? Get in touch with our experts today

GEA Insights

A bowl of pasta with cultivated meat

GEA brings alternative protein expertise to U.S.

A new GEA technology center for developing alternatives to meat, dairy, seafood and eggs in Wisconsin, will help accelerate novel food production in the U.S. market

Future-proofing the cold chain with sustainable refrigeration

The importance of quality cold chain management cannot be underestimated. Ensuring that perishable foodstuffs are safe and of high quality at the point of consumption is a tremendous responsibility for those operating cold chain...

GEA supports clean water projects in Tanzania

Access to safe water and sanitation is still a challenge in a lot of countries. Illness from dirty drinking water and daily treks to fetch it, mean many children cannot attend school. Thanks to a collaboration with Hamburg-based...

Receive news from GEA

Stay in touch with GEA innovations and stories by signing up for news from GEA.

Contact us

We are here to help! With just a few details we will be able to respond to your inquiry.