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Dutch Mushroom Projects built a mushroom farm in Austria. Video


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Dutch Mushroom Projects BV, the Dutch general contractor as well supplier of equipment, control computers for mushroom business, recently finished a new mushroom project in Austria.

Approximately 2 years ago Frutura Obst & Gemüse Kompetenzzentrum GmbH decided to invest in mushroom farming. During 2023 DMP designed and built the growing project with special climate systems, VEC41 computers and lots of other equipment from DMP. The VEC 41 is an independent controller for bunkers, tunnels, growing rooms, central unit, etc.

“We are greatfull Frutura chose to work with DMP for their organic mushroom project, from engineering till startup”, – says Ron Hegger from Dutch Mushroom Projects.

The family-run Austrian fruit and vegetable producer has expanded their product range to include a regional specialty; brown and white organic mushrooms. Production started in February this year. The organic quality ensures that the mushrooms have a special taste, and the resource-saving original production is unique in all of Austria. The new brown organic mushrooms are available in all SPAR stores in Steiermark region now.

Dutch Mushroom Projects (DMP) – is a highly specialized turn-key supplier to the mushroom industry. DMP develops and builds high-tech equipment, climate control – as well as innovative VEC control computer+software for compost yards and mushroom farms throughout the world. Along with turnkey realization of large mushroom projects – DMP supplies professional air handling units, racks, watering systems, harvesting systems, nets, doors and machinery which can be tailored for the customer.

Vec 41 control computer has such characteristics.

• 1 system for bunkers, tunnels, rooms, central units, etc.
• 7″ full touch color screen display
• Full information visible on the screen
• Easy access to all set points and parameters
• All the latest energy saving climatic features
• Software updates possible by remote uploading
• Standalone version available
• Stainless steel box design, EMC compatible
• 24 volt power supply to servo motors and actuators included
• No calibration required
• Removable connectors for fast service

If you have got questions – contact

Ron Hegger, Managing Director

Tel, WhatsApp: +31622994459


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