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Fonterra Lichfield 53MW Boiler

Client Fonterra Location Lichfield, NZ

RCR completed design, supply, erection supervision and site commissioning of a 53MW gas-fired boiler for Fonterra’s milk processing plant expansion in Lichfield, New Zealand.

Situated in South Waikato, the expansion of Fonterra’s Lichfield site saw the addition of a new 30 tonne per hour wholemilk powder plant which is one of the largest milk powder dryers in the world. RCR Energy’s contract scope for this project included a 53MW dual-fired boiler capable of producing 71.5t/hr of saturated steam at 37bar.