The Project Co-ordination department takes concept to reality, ensuring the smooth transition for our customers to farm automation. From overseeing barn design and planning consent to commissioning and start-up, your Project Co-ordinator will make sure everything runs according to plan.

Project Co-ordination employees

  • Alistair Cumings
    Project Co-ordinator

    Alistair has been in the dairy industry for over 25 years, starting out as an installation and service engineer for conventional milking equipment before moving across to robotic milking over 10 years ago. 

    Alistair is renowned for having excellent relations with his customers and has developed strong connections with all associated contractors (electrical, plumbing, building, civil engineers, architects etc.). Alistair is fully converse with current CDM 2015 building regulations and is both RIDBA and MEA qualified.

  • Joe Frecknall
    Project Co-ordinator

    Joe has been involved in agriculture and dairy farming from a young age having grown up on a dairy farm before becoming a herdsman. More recently he worked in agricultural sales, managing an established local agricultural merchant.   

    Joe brings a broad knowledge and understanding of the dairy sector and different farming systems to the project coordination team and has a particular interest in cow flow and movement. He enjoys working on different projects to see how Lely can best support the farmer in achieving their goals and needs for both the farmer and the cows.