August 2014, Ukraine, the French company Brochard has established a new world record in spreading 4 217 tonnes (4648 US tons) of manure on more than 221 hectares (546 acres) in 24 hours.
The highly technical Brochard Spreader with a capacity of 50 tonnes (55 US tons) was towed by a New-Holland 500 hp tractor.
FLUIDESIGN Group, supplier of the electro-hydraulic components on the Brochard Spreaders, is proud of its participation to this success.
The Hydraulic Division (FLUID-SYSTEM) supplied a robust and compact hydraulic block for the achievement of this performance; this component enables the power control of the Spreader functions.
The Electronic Control Division (DESIGN-TRONIC) supplied the PC panel to control and regulate the hydraulics.
In its ongoing efforts to improve performance, all the Companies in the FLUIDESIGN Group offer custom designed solutions, from inception to series manufacture.