Project Description

Sinlait Milk, Pokeno Turfrey Roofing

Turfrey Northern Roofing team are contracted for the full supply and installation of the Metal Roofing, Wall Cladding & Rainwater Services to the Synlait’s $260m Pokeno plant.

The Waikato dairy landscape looks set to get more crowded after confirmation from Synlait that it will be commissioning a new factory in Pokeno for the 2019-20 season.

The $250 million factory in north Waikato would produce 45,000 tonnes of infant-grade skim milk, whole milk and infant formula base powders.

Synlait chief executive John Penno said the South Island-based company had the capital required to fund the programme .

“Our immediate focus is on establishing the nutritional spray dryer and associated services, including a wetmix kitchen and warehousing.