Universal Machine & Engineering Corporation, has over 75 years of design and engineering in the food and beverage industries. Our experience includes: engineering, execution, validation and installation of custom, automated lines to handle practically every category of beverage or food container.

When it comes to food our industry professionals understand the nuances of handling, packaging and processing food safely and in compliance with all Federal, State and Local government regulations so that a Universal Machine automated or robotic solution is completely turnkey and utilizes the client budget in the most effective manner to achieve maximum ROI.

And when it comes to the design, build and implementation of automated solutions for the beverage industry, there is no match for the precision engineering and build teams at Universal Machine. Our experience covers just about every beverage container category and includes: aseptic, bottles, cans, glass, PET, HDPE, rounds,non-rounds, ESL, hot fill, carbonated and many more!

Provide the Universal Machine team with a new factory automation challenge or upgrade request and you’ll understand why through the application of the latest in technology and best practices we’re the premier custom machine design and build firm in the industry.

Beverage Applications:
  • Aseptic
  • Beer
  • Bottled Water
  • Carbonated Soft Drinks
  • Distilled Spirits
  • Extended Shelf Life
  • Hot Fill Beverages
  • Juices

Food Applications:
  • Baked Goods and Pastry
  • Beef and Pork Harvesting
  • Beef, Pork and Poultry Further Processing
  • Chocolate and Confections
  • Coffee and Tea
  • Dry Ingredient Handling
  • Jellies and Jams
  • Powder Handling
  • Sauces and Salad Dressings
  • Snack Foods
  • Soups
  • USDA Regulated Food Processing
  • Vegetable Processing




Since the beginning Universal Machine & Engineering Corp. has been providing solutions that are engineered for your success. Our team of engineering pros design customized, innovative and efficient solutions for your brand, product or facility. Read More



Efficiency improves performance and profits. By implementing automated solutions we help improve bottom line results. Universal Machine automation solutions help more Fortune 500 companies improve quality, consistency and profits. Read More

Line Integration


You just built a custom automated or robotic solution for your facility. But now you need to integrate it into your existing facility. You need the line integration experts at Universal Machine to do the job efficiently and with a minimum of disruption. Read More



You need to maintain product consistency and improve production, volume, and quality. But how can you do that? Universal Machine robotic solutions are what you need. And there is no better team than our’s to develop your robotic solution. Read More

Custom Machine


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If your company has a unique assembly or specialized packaging need. The engineering team at Universal Machine is there to develop the solution you need. Just present the problem and we’ll provide the solution to save the day. Read More



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