Fonterra Darfield Dryers 1 & 2

Fonterra Darfield Dryers 1 & 2 2018-01-17T16:52:45+00:00

Project Description

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 producing 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