DeLaval has at present (Wednesday, February 15) introduced funding plans to extend its manufacturing capability of automated milking machines to satisfy “rising buyer demand”.

Attributable to persevering with development of automated milking internationally and a “constructive buyer response” to the VMS V300-series, the corporate will improve its manufacturing capability by 50%.

A brand new VMS manufacturing facility will likely be constructed with increased effectivity utilizing optimised and automatic flows, which is deliberate to be arrange and prepared in 2024, DeLaval president and CEO, Paul Lofgren stated.

The VMS focus will likely be even increased within the Tumba manufacturing unit in Sweden and the corporate’s supporting factories and provide chain will even be up to date to offer the most effective help, he added.


Commenting that automated milking has been rising in reputation as a result of want for increased productiveness on farms in addition to rising labour shortage, Lofgren stated:

“We’ve got seen enhancements and modifications in milk manufacturing all through our firm’s a few years of historical past, and the necessity to produce milk in a extra sustainable manner is more and more vital.

“This funding is a unbelievable alternative for us to proceed to develop helpful options to enhance milk manufacturing along with our prospects – the farmers of the world.”

The president and CEO stated that the introduced funding will permit the corporate to satisfy its rising buyer demand and improve its manufacturing capability whereas shortening lead instances.

Lofgren added that this will even be sure that DeLaval can hold its give attention to continued product improvement and high quality.