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Pre-Cast Concrete Columns in Agricultural Buildings

Croom Concrete’s pre-cast columns and beams are proving their worth in the construction and agricultural sector, offering a saving in space and time, as well as in expenditure.  Doing away with shuttering and internal walls in large slurry storage facilities for example, or in any large storage area, concrete columns and beams give larger clear spans, and are a far more efficient use of steel and concrete than conventional construction systems. 

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Concrete Storage Tank

Croom Solves Slurry Problem with a Double-Depth Concrete Tank

Long wet winters had been causing problems for Stephen James, the new Welsh NFU president, at his 500 acre dairy farm in Pembrokeshire.

He needed extra storage capacity in his slurry tank, and was also keen to improve comfort for his herd of 270 cows, knowing that this could lead in turn to better milk yields.

Croom was able to improve both capacity and comfort by designing, manufacturing, and installing an extra-deep tank, and cow cubicles with a specially-adapted surface.

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