Livestock Handling Solutions

Through a team of skilled draughtsmen, design engineers and technicians, Northfield Engineering Agri Support offers a world-class service when it comes to the design and manufacturing of animal working facilities.

Our skills in this division have been developed through many years of designing working facilities across the dairy industry.

Our skilled draughtsmen and engineers will guide clients through the design phase of projects, allowing the client to visualise and refine the design using the latest CAD software. We make sure to consult all stakeholders, including veterinarians and staff, to ensure optimum design before commencing with manufacturing.

Our skilled technicians will manage the execution phase of the project and work closely with building contractors to ensure the finished product is as per the design and to a world-class standard.

Non-slip Grids

Simple yet effective, yards grids are a great means of combating animal injury due to slipping on smooth concrete yard surfaces. These grids are pre-manufactured, for a quick and easy installation.


  • Simple and fast installation
  • Easy-to-handle single mats
  • Prefabricated fixing points easy installation
  • Floor renovation in the parlour possible between milking times
  • The walking area coverings can be driven on with standard equipment such as farmyard loader or tractor with authorized pneumatic tyres at the recommended inflation pressure up to max. 4 bar.

The pediKURA system and profiKURA combine the three most important requirements for an animal-friendly walking alley in a dairy cow house: claw-friendly soft, slip-resistant and abrasive.

Northfield Engineering has been actively involved in the Agri division since the early 1990’s.