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P R E S S R E L E A S E – BDC Systems Ltd partner with Kongskilde

               Kongskilde SUC-E 300 suction blower   In an exciting development within the post-harvest marketplace, BDC Systems Ltd has announced its appointment as an importer and specialised dealer for Kongskilde, covering the UK and Ireland. “Our existing and potential customers now have access to Kongskilde’s full range of post-harvest solutions, from its pneumatic conveying systems through to its range of aspirators and dual cleaners,” said Andrew Head, BDC Systems, sales director. Kongskilde’s equipment range sits comfortably within BDC Systems existing portfolio of grain drying, cleaning, storage, handling, ventilation, milling and mixing equipment and …

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Bonnington Mains Farm speeds up harvest by one week with new grain processing plant from BDC Systems Ltd and partner DMI Mechanical Engineers

BDC Systems Ltd working closely with DMI Mechanical Engineers (now part of McArthur Agriculture) have helped Alistair Robertson, who farms a large arable unit which includes winter wheat, oil seed rape and winter barley, at Bonnington Mains Farms, Kirknewton, Midlothian, to finish last year’s harvest in record time. “Our drier was nearing the end of its life, unable to cope with an increase in capacity and was part of an outdated system,” said Mr Robertson. “We had to handle grain several times before it went into store or on to the lorry to be sold,” explained Mr Robertson. “We …

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Hobson family increases revenue with new hi-tech grain processing plant

Working with BDC Systems Ltd and its partner Irish Grain Handling Services Ltd (IGHS) the Hobson family, who farm 570ha of arable cropping: winter wheat, rye, milling oats and oil seed rape, spring barley, beans and camelina, and herbal leys at Warrenstown Farm, Co Meath, successfully completed Phase III of the development of their high-tech grain cleaning, drying and storage plant in time to provide additional revenue around harvest 2021. “Previous wet harvests and no control over green grain prices, meant that investment to improve productivity and efficiency of our grain handling process was imperative. A grain dryer was …

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McArthur Agriculture to acquire BDC Systems Ltd

Operating independently both companies will continue to deliver valuable and proven solutions to meet the post-harvest needs of their customers Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire & Marlborough, Wiltshire: 22 March, 2022- McArthur Agriculture has today announced that it plans to acquire complete grain handling solutions provider, BDC Systems Ltd, in a deal to be completed in early April. Both companies will continue to operate as independent businesses. BDC Systems’ Andrew Head and Andrew Lee will remain as directors, Mr Head fulfilling a sales director role and Mr Lee continuing as technical director. Both will be instrumental in leading BDC Systems’ day to …

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STATE-OF-THE-ART MAKEOVER OF GRAIN PLANT FOR DONCASTER FARMER

BDC Systems and McArthur Agriculture continue to deliver cost-effective, future-proofed grain drying and handling solutions to improve productivity and efficiency Working closely with BDC Systems Ltd and its partner, McArthur Agriculture, enabled W E Foers & Son Ltd to replace its ageing grain drier and grain handling system with a state of the art solution that successfully met the challenging conditions around harvest 2021 and will continue to meet the challenges of harvests to come. “The previous system had been in service since the mid-eighties and was unable to handle the quantity of grain or the speed at which …

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BDC SOLUTIONS FUTURE PROOF GRAIN STORAGE FOR FRICKLEY HOLDING

To ensure that Frickley Holdings Ltd continues to be successfully run by the family and is equipped to combat climate change, its managing director, Michael Scholey, has installed a future-proofed grain handling machinery infrastructure as part of a succession plan. “It’s important that all the right equipment is in place enabling the next generation to successfully farm Frickley Holdings’ 800 plus acres near Doncaster and over 2,000 acres near York, and ensure that business thrives when I step down,” said Michael Scholey. “The modern, efficient grain drying plant that we now have, will play a huge part in achieving …

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Respected Oxfordshire Farmer Turns to BDC to Future-Proof Grain Store

BDC meets JA & D Cottrell’s requirements at new grain drying and handling plant Knowing that its existing grain drying and storage plant was outdated and would halt plans for future expansion, J A & D Cottrell worked closely with Nash Grain Services and BDC Systems Ltd, to design a state-of-the-art plant. The new plant, with an increased capacity of nearly 16,000t, enables the Cottrells to store their own grain and contract store for Frontier Agriculture. “Trevor Nash suggested that we talk to BDC as he knew it had a proven track record of successfully designing new plants and …

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BDC Systems Ltd and partner Edwards Engineering deliver hi-tech grain drying and processing plant to increase productivity and efficiency for Balgonie Estates Ltd.

New hi-tech grain drying and processing plant featuring Svegma drier, Skandia handling equipment, BM silos and JKF dust extraction equipment supplied by BDC Systems through Edwards Engineering.

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BDC Systems’ Moisture Monitoring System takes remote monitoring of moisture content of grain to next level

BDC Systems Limited’s Moisture Monitoring System (MMS) is helping farmers/grain store operators overcome the perennial challenge of how to accurately and automatically check moisture content (mc) of wet grain as it enters storage. BDC’s MMS now emails details of mc to any mobile device as well as sending text alerts if mc pre-defined limits are exceeded. “Since our MMS became commercially available in 2019, it has been extremely well received,” said Andrew Head, BDC’s MD. “These latest developments meet the increasing demand for real-time information to be remotely delivered to farmers/grain store operators.” Pre-configured timings for the delivery of …

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BDC Systems to represent Gibbons Agricultural in Scotland

Gibbons Agriculture chooses BDC Systems as agent in Scotland for Plug & Cool range

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