Designing of a Bulk Dishwasher for Water Conservation in Mega Kitchens

  • Adheesh Shah
  • Vinayak A. Modi
  • M. BoopathiEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes on Multidisciplinary Industrial Engineering book series (LNMUINEN)


Water shortage can be tackled by conserving water to the maximum extend. Efficient usage of water is therefore important in all applications. Dishwashing in mega kitchens results in water wastage as well as time-consuming. The aim of this project is to design a continuous flow bulk dishwasher employing image processing to identify the intensity of strain and control the quantity of water. It is executed by fixing water jets controlled by a controller which sprays programmed quantity of water on the plates on the conveyer belt and suitable angles of jet resulting in effective cleaning, and efficient usage of water as well as reducing human effort, in minimum lead time. If implemented, it will serve as a useful product for all mega kitchens serving large number of people.


Dishwasher Bulk dishwasher Mega kitchens Continuous flow Sustainable energy 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Mechanical EngineeringVellore Institute of TechnologyVelloreIndia

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