Dairy Unit – New Build

Dairy Unit

New Build Dairy Unit


Project Overview

This large diary unit has been developed to accommodate a herd of 458 cows. Wrights supplied a range of precast concrete products to this project helping ensure the timely completion of the works whilst keeping costs to a minimum.

Wright’s products were extensively selected across the entire project, and our engineers provided an efficient designed solution with utilisation of our concrete precast solutions to meet the vast requirements of the project in line with our client’s needs.

Layout & Products

The house consisted of 2 large underground concrete slurry storage tanks with a multiple rows of cubicle beds, slatted passages along with a drive-through feed passage and rotary milking parlour.

Cattle Slats 3485m2 of 16’6”, 14’ 6” & 10’ Heavy Duty
Manhole Slats 125m2 of MH Slats with Galvanised lids
Support Beams 171 No. 300mm x 300m at 4m spans
Support Pillars 162 No. 400mm x 400mm at 4m high
Cubicle Beds 139 No. Doubles and 180 No. Singles
Feeding Troughs 89 No. One Sided Shaped Feeding Troughs
Slurry Channel 20m of Slurry Channel and Scraper Slat Covers
Wall Panels 150mm Pre-Cast Stock Walling


Wright’s large production capacity was of paramount importance in a development of this scale. Our slat manufacturing facility caters for over 900m²/day which has positioned our business at the top for Agricultural Precast Solutions.


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