Voran GKE bin tipper

The GKE bulk bin tipper is manufactured by internationally renowned Voran, suppliers of fruit processing equipment since 1925. The GKE takes the effort out of emptying fruit bins. Designed for easy and consistent filling of the Voran WA LC and WAR65 Wash Mills and Elevators; can be used with the Voran SA200 and SA400 Wash Mills with Elevators if purchased with an extension hopper.

  • Simple push button tipping and lowering controls
  • Stainless steel construction throughout
  • Two models available to for specific bin sizes (See specification)

Also ideal for use with the Voran BRM Cleaning & Sorting Table.

See the 'Voran' tab below for customer Case Studies.

Please call us on 01404 892100 to discuss your bin tipping requirements.


Please see the Mills - Apple category for our full range of apple mills.

Please see the Presses - Apple category for our range of apple presses.

For accessories, please see our PPE & Tools categories in Catalogue.


  1. Bulk bin (not supplied) can be placed in GKE via forklift or pallet truck
  2. Press the tip button to tip bin (hydraulic process); tipping stops when the button is released
  3. Bin will remain in current position until button is pressed again
  4. Press the return button to return the empty bin to its initial position where it can be removed

Using with WAR65 wash mill & elevator:
The emptying unit can be set at a 90° angle or straight

Using with WA LC40 wash mill & elevator:
The emptying unit can only be set at a 90° angle


  • Maximum lift force in kg/bin: 500kg
  • Ejection width: 500mm
  • Ejection height: 900mm
  • Length of tipping process: 20 seconds
  • Connected load: 1.5kW
  • Electrical connection: 400V, 50Hz, three phase
  • Stainless steel construction
  • Weight: 350 kg

Model GKE1000

  • Rated bin dimensions: 1100 x 1200 x 970mm high (see features image for min-max parameters)
  • Machine dimensions: 1735 x 1460 x 1290mm high

Model GKE1250


  • Rated bin dimensions: 1250 x 1200 x 970mm high (see features image for min-max parameters)
  • Machine dimensions: 1735 x 1710 x 1290mm high



Shown in use at a Vigo Open Day: Shown in use in line with the BRM cleaning & sorting table, the SA wash mill & elevator & the EBP580 belt press:


Established in 1925, Voran is the market leader in commercial fruit processing equipment.

We have been supplying Voran equipment since 1987. Here are the reasons why we choose Voran for their presses, mills and reception equipment:

  • Their extensive specialist experience in apple processing (coming up to 100 years)
  • Voran's presses are designed to achieve excellent juice yields from fresh and stored fruit (up to 80%, depending on model, fruit variety and fruit quality) for optimised raw juice quality (freshness, flavour, aroma & structure) and low juice turbidity
  • Their equipment is of high build quality and extremely robust - there are many Voran presses in the UK over 20 years old which are still giving good service today
  • Their presses and mills are designed for fast juice collection for minimal oxidation
  • Their range is modular and process-based
  • They manufacture in-house at their site in Austria and so are in full control of the manufacturing process
  • Their manufacturing processes are optimised to produce high quality equipment through stringent quality assurance
  • They operate via ISO 9001 quality assurance standards and are TÜV AUSTRIA certified
  • Their commitment to product development in response to the needs of juice producers and market trends has been demonstrated year on year
  • Voran’s original vision was to trade with integrity and to engender trust - these core values have remained fundamental to the success of the company

The Voran Range

The Voran range covers all scales of production and includes the equipment below:


Voran Video

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Read our Vigo, Voran & varients of press blog.

What we offer...

We can offer you:

  • Advice on the appropriate equipment for you – taking budget, space, desired throughput, labour, etc. into consideration
  • Competitive prices
  • Advice on integrating new equipment into existing schemes
  • Trade-in options for your used (Voran) equipment
  • Advice on layout of equipment, power/water requirements in your building, etc.
  • Equipment thoroughly tested prior to dispatch by our experienced team of Vigo engineers
  • Conversion to single-phase power where required
  • Vigo engineers install & commission on site and provide training to you and your staff where necessary
  • Comprehensive 2 year parts and labour warranty on Voran presses, backed up by Vigo engineers
  • Maintenance & full technical backup and support from our mobile engineers
  • Good stock of spare parts

Case Studies

The Case Studies below represent a small sample of the hundreds of presses we have supplied over the years [NB: More case studies are listed in the Cider & Juice category of Case Studies]:

How can we help you?

If you're looking to upgrade your fruit processing system, or start from scratch, please call us on 01404 892100 and we will be happy to discuss your requirements.



We have been supplying producers in the drink industry since 1984. We work with renowned manufacturers throughout Europe and in America to bring you robust and efficient production and processing equipment, backed up by our team of Vigo engineers. The manufacturer listed above is just one example. See our Manufacturers page for a list / more information on the manufacturers we are proud to work with.

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