Case Study: Construction of Farrowing Houses

  • Client Requirements:
    Turnkey Development
  • Date:
    July 2013
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Jetwash received a contract in July 2013, for the construction of a 140 Sow Farrowing House. The project involved a full turnkey development, comprising baseworks, steel fabrication and erection of the main structure and full onsite installation and completion of the facility in-line with the specification as detailed below.

  • External Roofing – GRP Roof Sheeting
  • Roof Insulation – Fibreglass (Thickness 50mm / 1 mtr wide sheets / Jointed with a PVC H-Profile)
  • Walling – Bonded GRP Insulated Panels – high impact GRP White Gloss interior finish
  • Flooring – Premium Plastic Slatted Panels with heated panels in the piglet lying areas
  • FC14 Climate Control Regulation System and TC2 Telephone Alarm
  • Galvanized steel farrowing crates with stainless steel troughs
  • Easy clean PVC division gables and walls (Thickness 35mm / Height 500mm)
  • Feeding – Installation of Liquid Feed System
The Project was completed on schedule and operational by the end of September. Client References available on request.