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Smoke at Fonterra Takanini plant cleared

NZ Newswire logoNZ Newswire 7/01/2017 The Fire Service sent eight crews to the Fonterra plant in Takanini where smoke filled a building.

The Fonterra Brands NZ Milk Foods plant in Takanini was evacuated when smoke filled a building.

One of the motors in the plant tripped out, creating smoke, a company spokeswoman said.

The Fire Service has attended and the situation is back to normal.

The plant processes 50,000 litres of milk each day and about 600 people work there, according to the Fonterra website.

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