Norco Ice Cream Blast Freezer

Client: Norco Co-operative Ltd
Scope overview: Design and construct a continuing blast freezer

Project Description

Norco Co-Operative blast freezer boosts efficiency

CLIENT

Norco Co-operative Ltd is a dairy based food provider specialising in contract manufacturing for well known established brands, organisations and aspiring entrepreneurs, nationally and internationally.

OBJECTIVES

Wiley was contracted to design and construct a continuing blast freezer to complement the company’s ice-cream production operation.

CHALLENGES

  • Extending the facility while operations continued at the Norco plant
  • Executing the works in a short timeframe
  • Working on a restricted site area.

SOLUTIONS

Design

  • All design disciplines to meet cold chain and food safety standards.

Process

  • Liaison with Norco’s blast freezer equipment supplier.

Construction

  • A full contracting role, including contracting of all subcontractors to execute the works
  • Construction scheduling and programming.

RESULTS

Wiley delivered a valuable addition to Norco’s operation that improves its overall efficiency and product quality.