MECHANICAL INSTALLATION FOR NEW DAIRY FACILITY, Melbourne
Natures Dairy - Greenfield Facility

Client: Tetra Pak
Year: 2016
Industry: Dairy
Location: Victoria

  • PROJECT SCOPE
  • INNOVATIVE PROJECT
  • ZERO HARM

Nature’s Dairy Australia is a modern Tetra Pak® built milk processing facility with two lines for the aseptic packing of dairy products in the new Edge pack. The factory is the only fully integrated Tetra Pak® plant in Australia showcasing their latest technology for processing and traceability.

TFG used specialised aseptic welding throughout the installation with accompanying weld maps and borescoping to complete Non-destructive testing and adhere to ISO 9001. 316L stainless steel was used in the installed process pipe and water services and 304L stainless steel for all CIP and Air lines.

The specialised Tetra Pak® equipment including homogenizers and aseptic tanks were installed in the new plant by the TFG work force, along with the steam boiler, air compressor plant and Cooling Towers. 

TFG Group was awarded the mechanical installation to fabricate and install pipework and associated pipe racks to the most modern dairy facility in Australia. TFG tradesman installed 7.5km of stainless steel tube at the new plant with the latest Tetra Pak® processing technology.

TFG was contracted to site in May 2016 and completed the mechanical installation at the end of January 2017. The project finished with zero harm and due to TFG’s commitment to quality and safety, no LTI’s or MTI’s were reported during the eight month project.