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Luis Marin, general manager at the RELCO plant in Willmar, pictured at top right, views multiple photos of fabrication conducted by the company, specializing in building and installing processing equipment for the dairy industry. Tribune photo by Ron Adams

Willmar-based business RELCO will participate in design, construction of dairy products plant in Netherlands


WILLMAR — A contract for Willmar-based RELCO to participate in the design and construction of a major dairy products plant in the Netherlands also signals a connection to one of the largest dairy companies in the world.

RELCO will work with Fronterra of New Zealand to build the whey and lactose plant in Heerenveen, Netherlands.

“It’s our largest contract to date,” Mike Day, chief financial officer, said last week.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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