Choosing The Layout That Fits The Robots

Sharp, Malcolm
March 2003
Farmers Weekly;3/28/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 12, p87
Trade Publication
Outlines replacement and renovation program of farm buildings in a robotic parlor set-up Westertown Farm, Great Britain. Replacement of an area of disused traditional poultry building with a twin-span steel portal frame structure; Decisions made to concentrate on Jersey cows and house them in cubicles; Specification of sawdust-bedded cubicles and automatic slurry scrapers in the design brief; Details of robotic milking system.


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