Fonterra Dryers 1 & 2 Darfield

Fonterra Dryers 1 & 2 Darfield

This project, for Fonterra Group Ltd has resulted in two spray dryer plants; Dryer 1 producing 15 Tonnes of milk powder per hour, and Dryer 2, 30 Tonnes of powder per hour. D2 is the largest milk powder plant in the world. 

Designed and constructed by a team including GEA Process Engineers, Silvester Clark, Ebert Construction, the designs included allowance for rocking of the dryer tower foundations to accommodate earthquake loading.

Completed
2012 / 2013

Developer
Fonterra Group Limited Process

Engineer
GEA

Contractor
Ebert Construction Ltd