Andritz to supply high-capacity poultry feed plant to Scotland
Construction on the 300,000 tons-per-year facility set to begin in October
Andritz Feed & Biofuel Technologies, part of international technology Group Andritz, has received an order from 2Agriculture Ltd., UK, to supply a new 300,000 tons-per-year poultry feed plant to Scotland. Construction is scheduled to begin in October 2016, full production of the plant is planned for January 2018.
2Agriculture Ltd. is one of the UK’s leading, independent milling businesses, producing just under one million tons of poultry feed annually throughout the UK. “This development strengthens our support to a sustainable Scottish poultry industry,” says Gavin Berry, Managing Director of 2Agriculture Ltd.
For Andritz Feed & Biofuel Ltd., this order once again confirms the company’s market leadership for feed solutions in the UK and Ireland.
Paul Mullen, Managing Director of Andritz Feed & Biofuel Ltd. and responsible for the UK and Ireland, commented, “Andritz will deliver a state-of-the-art mill with innovative technology and leading operational efficiencies. We view this as a long-term relationship between our companies, and with our highly experienced UK service team and aftermarket products, we will provide support over the plant´s entire lifetime.”