The Daracel: A Monolithic Dome Milking Parlor with a Carousel

Daracel Dairy Production System — Developed by Thomas G. Miller, the Daracel is a circular, rotating milking system ideally suited for enclosure in a Monolithic Dome.

Daracel Dairy Production System — Developed by Thomas G. Miller, the Daracel is a circular, rotating milking system ideally suited for enclosure in a Monolithic Dome. (Thomas G. Miller)

New Technology — Thomas Miller says that “Dara” is short for dairy and “cel” is short for carousel.

New Technology — Thomas Miller says that “Dara” is short for dairy and “cel” is short for carousel.

An efficient milking system — Various components go into the set up of a Daracel.

An efficient milking system — Various components go into the set up of a Daracel.

A place for everything — Daracel provides clean, safe, roomy accommodations for the cows as well as all necessary equipment and goods.

A place for everything — Daracel provides clean, safe, roomy accommodations for the cows as well as all necessary equipment and goods.

Aerial view underconstruction — It is impossible to efficiently cover a round structure with a square building.

Aerial view underconstruction — It is impossible to efficiently cover a round structure with a square building.

Daracel operation — Imagine how much better this operation would fit inside a Monolithic dome structure.

Daracel operation — Imagine how much better this operation would fit inside a Monolithic dome structure.