Storage

Storage

Storage

To find the best solution for stocking agricultural products Agri Rootz is closely working together with the Tolsma-Grisnich Group, who is market leader in the field of storage technique. We find the best storage solution for your company to help you achieve the highest possible harvest. As there are diverging requirements in storage Agri Rootz offers you the perfect solution individually tailored to your company. Please contact us to find out more about the different kinds of storage solutions.

 

 

 

 

Bulk Storage

 

To make your storage work faultless it is important to choose the right fan. Also important are the correct dimension and position of the hatches and the distance between the air ducts. We are happy to advise you!

 

Bulk Storage, above ground air ducts

Suitable for storage of larger quantities of potatoes, onions and industry carrots. Fans are placed in front of the ventilation duct or in the pressure chamber. Ventilation through semi-circular ducts, with a maximum length of ┬▒ 20-25 m. Inlet, (mixing) and outlet hatches for external ventilation. Optional installation of a supporting mechanical refrigeration to extend the storage period.

 

 

Bulk storage, under floor ducts

Suitable for storage of larger quantities of potatoes, onions and industry carrots. Fans are often placed in the pressure chamber. Inlet (mixing) and outlet hatches for external ventilation. Optional installation of a supporting mechanical refrigeration to extend the storage period. Advantage is a flat floor which is easy when emptying the storage.

 

Bulk storage, upper floor ducts

Suitable for storage of larger quantities of potatoes, onions and industry carrots. Fans are often placed in the pressure chamber. Inlet (mixing) and outlet hatches for external ventilation. Optional installation of a supporting mechanical refrigeration to extend the storage period. Advantage is a flat floor which is easy when emptying the storage.

 

 

Box storage

For box storage we offer you different solutions depending on your requirements and wishes.

 

 

Letter box

Suitable for drying/storage of smaller quantities of potatoes or onions. Rows can be ventilated independently. Row length limited to 10-12 boxes. An accurate positioning of the boxes is important in order to limit loss of air. Closed boxes are needed for proper ventilation of onions.

 

 

Suction ventilation 

Suitable for drying/storing larger quantities of potatoes or onions. A space of 40-50 cm between the two rows of boxes (covered by a sheet) is used to suck the air through the sidewalls of the boxes. Long rows are possible. Inlet and outlet hatches at the same side of the building with complex suction chamber. Use of heater is difficult with this system.

 

 

 

Airbag systems

Suitable for drying/storing larger quantities of potatoes or onions. A space of 40-50 cm between the two rows of boxes (covered by an inflatable airbag) is used to blow the air through the sidewalls of the boxes. Long rows are possible. Inlet and outlet hatches at the opposite side of the building. Heaters can be used easily with this system.

 

 

Air mix unit / compact cooler

Suitable for drying/storing larger quantities of potatoes. Modular units which can work with outside air ventilation and refrigeration. Air is circulated between the rows of boxes/bags. Long rows are possible. Open boxes of various sizes can be used.

 

 

Evaporators

Suitable for cooling of potatoes, onions and carrots. Evaporators at the ceiling circulate mechanically refrigerated air between the rows of boxes. Refrigeration systems are designed to the specific requirements of the product.