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Talley’s Potato Stores

Project Scope

Spantech designed and constructed a series of Spantech 11,000 tonne potato stores for Talley’s Vegetable Division at their Ashburton processing plant.

Project Overview

A fully automated climate controlled system and insulation sprayed directly onto the inside of the Spantech panel maintains the temperature within the store at 4 degrees Celsius, year round.

The buildings store potatoes that are processed as French Fries and Oven Fries for export to Australia and Asia.

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