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New York State Education Department Child Nutrition Program Administration Capital Equipment List

For a specific type of equipment, jump to one of the following headings.


Ranges and Ovens

  • Cooktops and Ranges
  • Range/Oven Combo
  • Convection Ovens
  • Cook and Hold Ovens
  • Deck Ovens
  • Conveyor Ovens
  • Reel Ovens
  • Comb Ovens
  • Broilers
  • Tilting Skillets
  • Tilting Kettles
  • Kitchen Exhaust Systems
  • Retractable Exhaust Systems
  • Fire Suppression Systems
  • Stove Top
  • Ventilation Hoods
  • Rotating Bakery Oven


Refrigeration Equipment

  • Drop in Refrigerators
  • Pass-thru Refrigerator
  • Reach-in Refrigerators & Freezers
  • Walk-In Refrigerators & Freezers
  • Under Counter Refrigerators & Freezers
  • Worktop Refrigerators & Freezers
  • Refrigerated Buffet Tables
  • Refrigerated Salad Bars
  • Chest Freezers
  • Sandwich/Salad Prep Tables
  • Milk Coolers
  • Blast Chillers
  • Ice Machines
  • Tumble Coolers
  • Condiment Bar
  • Sandwich Station
  • Salad Bar
  • Merchandiser


Computers/Hardware & Software

  • Cash Registers/Point-of-Sale Equipment
  • Software/programs for management (i.e. Inventory, Meal Counts, Application Approval)


Dining Room

  • Table
  • Chairs


Dishwashers, Sinks, and Supplies

  • Under Counter Dishwashers
  • Conveyor Dishwashers
  • Door Type Dishwashers
  • Waste Disposal (i.e. Pulpers, Compactors)
  • Sinks
  • Water Heater Boosters
  • Dish Tables


Food Preparation Equipment

  • Griddles
  • Muffin Depositors
  • Hot Plates
  • Microwaves
  • Food Slicers
  • Toasters
  • Induction Cookers
  • Food Processors
  • Food Blenders
  • Food Cutters
  • Hot Water Dispensers
  • Refrigerated Prep Tables
  • Countertop Mixers
  • Steam Jacket Kettles
  • Floor Mixers
  • Food Processors
  • Vertical Cutter Mixers
  • Planetary Mixers
  • Dough Rounder/Dividers/Bun Cutters
  • Dough Rollers/Sheeters
  • Work Tables
  • Holding and Proofing Cabinets
  • Conveyor Systems
  • Bag/Fill/Seal Systems
  • Buffalo Chopper


Food Warmers

  • Countertop Food Warmers
  • Drawer Warmers
  • Soup Kettles
  • Drop-In Food Warmers
  • Hot Cabinet


Service Equipment

  • Service Line Tables
  • Kiosks
  • Sneeze Guards
  • Reimbursable Meal Vending Machine
  • Produce Packaging Machine


Steam Equipment

  • Steam Tables
  • Steam Table Serving Shelves
  • Steamers
  • Steam Jacketed Kettles
  • Rethermalization Systems



  • Racks
  • Shelving


Temperature Monitoring

  • Data Loggers
  • Temperature Alarm Systems



  • Cars, trucks, vans
  • Forklifts

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