Special  –  Greenhouse Construction


India: Mango growers install greenhouse dryers

Covestro, along with Vivunes, has successfully helped an entire community of 70 farmers in Tamil Nadu’s Krishnagiri find an additional source of revenue. The mango farming community have acquired solar dryers which will empower them to tap demand for dry resins in both domestic and international.....

Scottish tomato production revitalised

Until the 1980s Scotland had a thriving tomato industry in the Clyde Valley region, near Lanark. These relatively small family businesses supplied the local Scottish markets in nearby Glasgow and Edinburgh, but the buying power of supermarkets, increasing fuel prices and cheap competition from Europe.....

refugee finds a place at KUBO

From refugee to greenhouse architect

When Mustafa Kader arrived from Syria to the Netherlands with his family almost two years ago, he received a warm reception in the Westland, where he has recently been working as an intern designing greenhouses. He has now grown attached to the area - the peace, the friendly people. "When we explained that.....

Eco Energy Tech Asia expands into Europe

Eco Energy Tech Asia has signed a letter of intent with its cooperation partner Zaklad Budowy Maszin from Poland (Zaklad). The agreement between Eco Energy and Zaklad stipulates that Zaklad of Poland will be the exclusive marketing partner of Eco Energy to sell agricultural technology systems developed and.....

Russia: Investors to bankroll huge greenhouse complex in Arctic city

The Norilsk Greenhouses Company will invest about 700 million rubles ($11.6 million) in construction of a big greenhouse complex in Norilsk, the company's co-founder Yevgeny Klachkov told TASS."Right now we continue the geology works and works on connecting the infrastructures, and then we shall begin.....

Cultivating under extreme conditions? Why not!

All over the world, it is important to be able to produce food locally. But what if freezing cold winters and boiling hot summers make cultivation virtually impossible? In Kazakhstan, they have the answer: KUBO has built a greenhouse project there based on the Ultra-Clima concept, intended for growing.....

Russian greenhouse construction projects: an update

Russian companies are investing in greenhouse construction once again. Here we'll highlight three new projects that are being added to an already impressive acreage.YugagroholdingIn 2018, Yugagroholding intends to commission the 2nd stage of a greenhouse complex, 528m RUB [8.7 million USD] worth. The project.....

SLIDE: A tailor-made track and trace system for greenhouse builders

Where is my container with aluminium?

Logistic information is key for greenhouse builders. The project needs to go flawlessly; especially the actual delivery on site. The building crew is ready and the plants are scheduled to arrive on fixed days so a tight schedule applies. A standard Track & Trace system is not good enough so Share.....

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US: Ohio-based GH Farms invests in $17 million hydroponic solar greenhouse

Greengro Technologies announced that its majority-owned subsidiary Biodynamics, Akron, Ohio, has been awarded a contract to sell a branded photovoltaic (PV) solar glass hydroponic vegetable greenhouse as part of a $17 million purchase agreement with GH Farms Group, an Ohio-based greenhouse company.Under.....

Prins and Beijing Urban Construction woking on 3.3 ha project in China

"We started building our modern greenhouses for tomatoes and lettuce, a joint project with Prins Group, at the beginning of April. We are on schedule right now, so the whole project should be done around the end of September. We expect that the first batches of tomatoes and lettuce will enter the market.....

Russia: 120 million USD greenhouse planned in Lipetsk

Agro Aliens Lipetsk, which obtained a “participant” status in the Khlevboye special economic zone, intends to invest 7.2bn RUB (119 million USD) in the construction of modern greenhouses. The construction will be implemented in Kon-Kolodez settlement, as reported by the authorities of the Khlevensky.....

First ModulAIR greenhouse comes to United Kingdom

This autumn Van der Hoeven will start constructing the first ModulAIR greenhouse in the United Kingdom. Initially the project was to be linked to "waste from an energy power plant" but at a later stage it had been decided not to link the greenhouse to this waste heat facility. To retain its sustainable.....

US (NC): Real estate giant developing ag tech park

Real estate giant Alexandria Real Estate Equities has expanded its bet on the region’s vibrant agricultural technology sector by acquiring a former Syngenta site to launch a new agtech center in Research Triangle Park.The new Alexandria Center for AgTech-RTP unveiled Wednesday is the first site of its kind.....

Drone shows construction progress Tas Paprika

Construction works started in April of this year for Tas Paprika, situated in the horticulture area near Luttelgeest, the Netherlands. The past three phases have already been put into service. Expansion plans for another phase have already been made for quite a while. At the end of last year the time was.....