Press releases and news

In our press releases and news section you will find our latest press releases and news.

Author: Jenny Gelin

February 2021

DeLaval introduces new manure robots for solid floors

Stockholm, Sweden – To improve cow comfort and especially hoof condition, DeLaval introduces its new robot collector series to its existing family of DeLaval robots. The new robotic collector series, including DeLaval robot collector RC550 and RC700, is designed for solid floors and is available with a working width of 155 and 180 cm. Thanks […]

January 2021

When can sensors tell you that a cow is chronic?

Somatic cell counts and conductivity are widely used as indicators for the detection of mastitis in cows. Can our sensors move further than detection of mastitis and identify when mastitis gets chronic? To answer this question, John Bonestroo, industrial PhD student at DeLaval, analysed the progression of mastitis based on VMS conductivity and OCC (online […]

”Here I can combine my passion for animals, technology and business”

The next colleague to share her story is Cecilia Bågenvik, Vice President Animal Intelligence & Welfare Solutions, in the Product Management & Development unit. When asked what the best things with working for DeLaval are, Cecilia says, “It is the close connection to the customers, our farmers and the animals. I am a cow person […]

”Every day is new, fresh and exciting”

Gavin Strang, Market Development & Sales Support Director North America, has a diverse, 15 year career with DeLaval and a passion for dairy farming developed early in life. Read his story here. As a young boy in South Africa, Gavin developed a fascination for dairy farming and he borrowed the same book from the library week […]

DeLaval milk quality kits in Food for Development project

A Tetra Laval Food for Development project in Kenya is improving the livelihoods of smallholder farmers. Nkosi Mkhize, DeLaval Market Development Manager for East Africa has created a milk quality kit with DeLaval products for the project. Tetra Laval Food for Development is working on a dairy development project called KEMDAP (Kenya Market Led Dairy […]

December 2020

Robotic innovations developed at Hamra Farm

Developing innovative solutions that are more resource efficient and improve productivity to help farmers do more with less is part of our sustainability strategy. Having our own farm next to our headquarters, where development engineers are located, is a great advantage. At DeLaval innovation is in our blood. It’s been in our blood since Gustaf […]