draperVENTÂ - the choice for success!
Computerised climate control & flock management systems for both new poultry housing and refurbishment projects incorporating either complete equipment packages or as a managed turnkey project and often with bespoke hot water district heating etc. All supported with extensive training and support to ensure our customers attain the maximum benefit.
Condensation and humidity control for a range of agricultural buildings, industrial process plants and warehouses.
AVICARE HW is our state of the art climate control system for broilers.Â Designed specifically for the often cool and damp weather of the UK. (...)Learn more
The last 12 months has seen a swing away from small biomass systems (sub 200 kW), to centralised 995 kW systems using a variety of (...)Learn more
We specialise in controlling condensation within materials warehousing. By maintaining humidity levels we can eliminate condensation and its damaging corrosive effects on valuable stock such (...)Learn more
Probably The Best Feeders In The World! We are delighted to announce our appointment as sole UK agency for Landmeco; Scandinaviaâ€™s largest producers of poultry equipment. (...)Learn more
EarlyÂ 2016, plans were set in motion to extend the existing 2 house broiler farm with an additional 2 new 50,000 bird houses. The existing two houses are heated by a single 600 kW pellet boiler with centralised 600 KW LPG, both houses within a single boiler room. Whilst the existing pellet boiler meets demand (...)Learn More
Based near Honiton, award winning Devonshire Poultry has been producing high quality broiler chickens for meat, since 1991. Founder, Robert Lanning started his poultry profession aged just 18 and now, via six farms based in the West Country, his company currently produces more than 3.5 million chickens per year, housed in 24,250 mÂ˛ of indoor (...)Learn More
To increase bird performance, improve biosecurity and reduce setup time and costs.Learn More
When Preston livestock farmer, Robert Towers, diversified into a new area (Roaster production for H2S ), he needed to work with a company that could support, encourage and train him to succeed in his new venture. He also wanted to future proof his investment, seeking high quality, innovative design combined with practicality and an intuitive (...)Learn More
New broiler farmer John Smith, knew he needed to work with a company who could provide the support and advice he needed for his new venture. John built 2 sheds, and his first delivery of 90k chicks arrived in May 2015. Having sought advice from his neighbouring farmer and visited a number of installations, he was (...)Learn More
A V Dawson in Middlesbrough, are a logistics and storage Company, who amongst their portfolio store mild steel coils made in South Wales, for use in the automotive industry. If steel is stored in humid conditions above 85% it rusts and with over 20,000 tonnes in stock, thatâ€™s a lot of steel to protect. Their existing (...)Learn More
The Smaldon family have been in broiler breeding since the early 60ies, latterly supplying the Cargill Group with around 36k pullets per crop. They have met the ongoing demand to increase production at Higher Thorne Farm, in North Devon, by building 4 new houses, 380 x 45ft each to house a flock of 9,000 hens (...)Learn More
Foxholes Farm Bespoke Integration Delivered Ultimate Control The sheds at Foxholes Farm in Shropshire, utilised 3 Fancom designed tunnel/sidewall ventilated houses with F38 controllers. The challenge was to integrate draperMINVENT HW system for early ventilation and heating. Guy Davis knew how well chicks start with this system, hence wanted to preheat incoming air in the ceiling (...)Learn More
The results are in! Last week marked the UKâ€™s leading retailers, publishing their Campylobacter test results for UKÂ produced fresh shop-bought chickens, from October 2017 to December (...)Read more
Today is the final day of British Egg Week 2017 (9th â€“ 15th October) and to celebrate it 'British Lion Eggs' have created recipes for (...)Read more
Assistant Boiler Engineer Overview and Job description draperHEAT, (part of the draperGROUP) is a well-established specialist company offering turnkey climate control, heating and ventilation systems into the (...)Read more
After witnessing the disruption caused by this year's avian influenza outbreak, every farmer should ask themselves if their biosecurity plan is strong enough to protect (...)Read more
The Government has laid new RHI legislation before Parliament yesterday. The regulations were made on the 29th August, laid before Parliament on the 30th August, (...)Read more
Yesterday came the news that no poultry farmer wanted to hear. The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs confirmed that another H5N8 avian flu (...)Read more