An international genetics company based in California; Driscoll’s specialises in soft fruit plant breeding. The company has sites throughout the world, in the UK, Holland, North Africa, Middle East, China, Australia and Japan.
The Company is developing a new high-tech glasshouse and state of the art research development centre on a greenfield site in East Malling, Kent. This impressive multi-factorial glasshouse will include: separately controlled growing compartments, a pathological area and research and development facilities.
How John Hall Consulting has helped:
John Hall has overseen the specification and design of the facility, coordinating the engineers and designers, as well as facilitating the planning process with the local authority and utilities companies.
John is continuing to work on this state of the art project with the senior management team at Driscoll’s. The benchmark they will be setting is the best in the world for the propagation of soft fruit young plants.