GrowStack Ltd came together in 2016 when we realised that the vertical farming market was about to explode and here we were with the experience of building a largescale bespoke vertical farm deep under-ground in London. We have the combined knowledge and expertise to build a vertical farm virtually anywhere and the passion and drive to make sure that what we build works and becomes a successful venture for our clients.
Chris Nelson has operated in this industry for the last 40 years, initially working for leading manufacturers of fresh produce before venturing out on his own consultancy. He has a broad experience of growing in some of the harshest environments, proven management skills, a consistent record of success and exceptional crop knowledge.
Sean Molloy is a mechanical and electrical engineer with over 25 years experience in oil & gas, edible oils, chemical production, bespoke manufacturing and the horticultural industries. His skills include medium scale project management (up to £2m), engineering management, plant layout, electrical design, 2D/3D mechanical design, mechanical and electrical manufacturing. He was responsible for the design, manufacture and installation of the Growing Underground project.
What we do
OUR DESIGN CAPABILITY
We have an in house design and engineering team with experience in vertical farming design. Our designs are produced in 2D CAD and 3D to show our clients how areas of the farm with look like in rendered format if required.
We understand farming. We have a wealth of experience spanning 40 years in both Agronomy and Engineering. The two elements combined provide us with expertise to empower the design process and provide state of the art systems for our clients.
Our expertise includes:
Agronomy & Horticultural knowledge
Engineering designs in 2D and 3D
Grow techniques in Ebb & Flood, NFT and Aeroponics
LED lighting technology
Lighting recipe creations
Control system set up and programming of PLC control
OUR ENGINEERING SKILLSET
Our team has advanced engineering skills.
We have system know-how and expertise to
design and deliver turn key solutions to the
revolutionary indoor growing marketplace.
Knowledge is key but our vast track record is
also in building and delivering a full system.
We offer post install support and training in both
the engineering of equipment but also the
bio science of horticulture.
OUR HORTICULTURAL EXPERTISE
Growstack Ltd Consultancy provides our clients with innovative designs and builds. We are specialists in creating vertical farms that fit the challenges, environments and situations that our clients task us with.
Our horticulturist has over 40 years growing experience, growing in extreme conditions, and is a specialist in hydroponic systems growing many different crops including micro herbs, micro greens, baby leaf, salads, vegetables and fruit.
When growing in a totally controlled environment, hygiene is paramount and we understand the importance of controlling and delivering produce to the highest hygiene standards. We can design and implement the systems required to create a hygienic environment to grow food and to collect all the data necessary to meet modern food security and food safety standards demanded by consumers.
INSTALLATION & COMMISIONING
Our team of engineers are on hand to work with you iteratively. We provide an installation service and commissioning to get your install up and running on time. Our post install training process with provide you with the knowledge to make your investment work seamlessly to get you on the road to return on investment as quick as possible.
Project management is paramount ot the delivery of a successful vertical farm. Our supply chain and partnerships allow us to bring together all the key components to get you up and running in a professional manner. Our team will work with you hand in hand to deliver our product to your project requirement.
Our specialist engineers are experts in solving the mechanical and electrical challenges that many unusual sites demand. They will design and build HVAC systems that fit each individual project, to deliver the needs of the plants and the customer.
As a team we design and implement specialist hydroponic growing systems that are specific to the location, environment and crops to be grown.
But our biggest advantage is that once we are working with a client we do not just build and walk away—we want your project and business to be a success so we offer additional support and after sales/build advice to make sure your venture has every chance to succeed.
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