Dairy Design Service

As a result of constant structural change, there has been a growth in the size of dairy farms and thus in the demands for professional planning. The design of a modern, top-performance farm in the dairy industry requires experience in stall construction, slurry technology equipment, milking, animal traffic and in many other areas. Our internationally experienced dairy design service network, with planning specialists in various countries and in the company headquarters in Bönen, has taken on this task and offers optimal, individual solutions for our customers. You are in good hands with our planning team which can look back on 20 years of planning experience and over 10,000 successfully completed projects for cows, sheep and goats. 


  • Overall view of the system
  • Stall / building layout / milking buildings
  • Possibilities for the use of various types of milking parlour for conventional and automatic milking
  • Integration of milk collection and feed delivery
  • Slurry management
  • Layout of the number of animals
  • Status of treatment, special groups, dryness, hoof care, sick animals, offspring, calving areas
  • Design of the animal traffic, such as selection and sorting
  • Optimization of the work flows and paths
  • Optimal design of the waiting yard
  • Required functional and ancillary rooms and their design
  • Layout of and equipment in the buildings / parlours
  • Planning advice for customers, architects and competence centres, also possible on site.

Draft design

  • Top view
  • Main dimensions
  • Positioning of the equipment within the building
  • Proposals for the design of ancillary and functional rooms
  • Design / layout of the waiting yard
  • Animal sorting / logistics
  • Layout of slurry equipment

Detailed plan

  • Top view, sections and details
  • Finished dimensions of milking building and levels
  • Positioning of the equipment within the building
  • Design of ancillary and functional rooms
  • Design of the waiting yard
  • Animal sorting / logistics
  • Slurry equipment
  • Necessary outflows for milking, cooling and cleaning equipment and their location
  • Earthing requirements
  • Important assembly dimensions
  • Documentation for our customers
  • Planning in 2D
  • Prints up to A0
  • Documentary references to the detailed plan
  • Archiving
  • CAD data for architects