Ice Machine Output Chart

Whether you demand a couple tons of ice per day or tens of thousands, Vivco Ice Machines has the equipment for you. We distribute a broad range of industrial ice makers and machines to ensure that your plant's needs are achieved. Vivco design can develop a layout that utilizes every available square foot of your facility in order to ensure your operations execute smoothly and efficiently. From conveyors to automated bagging equipment, we have it all.

Commercial Establishment and Guest Facilities
Approximate Ice Demands per Day
Correctional Facility
7 lbs. cubed ice per person
Educational Facilities
4 lbs. cubed ice per person
Hospital
7 lbs. flaked/cubed ice per bed
Hotel/Motel
6 lbs. flaked/cubed ice per guest
Nursing Home
6 lbs. flaked/cubed ice per bed
Restaurants, Bars, and Food Services
Restaurant
4 lbs. flaked/cubed ice per person
Iced Salad Bar
36 lbs per square foot
Fast Food
4 lbs. cubed ice per person
Bars and Nightclubs
4 lbs. cubed ice per person
Cafeteria
3 lb. flaked/cubed ice per person
Carryout Food Service
5 oz. flaked/cubed ice per 7 - 10 oz. beverage
8 oz. flaked/cubed ice per 12 - 16 oz. beverage
16 oz. flaked/cubed ice per 24 - 32 oz. beverage
General Store and Marine 
Supermarket Seafood Display
37 lbs. flaked/cubed ice per cubic feet of display
Supermarket Iced Produce Display
61 lbs. flaked/cubed ice per cubic feet of display
Convenience Stores
4 lbs. cubed ice per person
Marine
4 lbs. cubed ice per person