Brewology boosts production capacity by 30%

Leeds-based Brewology has invested in a CNC machine and conveyors to speed up production and increase output. The company, which manufactures cask and keg filling and cleaning systems, doubled its turnover to £1.35m last year,...

Palmers Brewery boosts efficiency with Siemens Technology

Dorset-based Palmers Brewery has invested in a Siemens Simatic S7-1200 PLC to improve the accuracy of temperature control during the brewing process and to take some of the time-consuming manual control out of the...

Crusader takes on petainerKeg distribution

Crusader, which supplies kegs and casks to more than 800 UK breweries, has taken on the distribution of Petainer’s petainerKeg. The manufacturer says the benefits of the petainerKeg are its full recyclability, ease of use...

New Malting barley facility to store ingredients for 120m pints

Fengrain has tied with Crisp Malting Group on the site, which is being pitched as a storage and marketing option for East Anglian farmers. The facility features four new Fengrain silos, located at Crisp’s Great...

Petainer rolls out rental scheme

Packaging specialists Petainer has launched a range of rental agreements for its filling and blowing line, designed to help customers take advantage of its petainerKeg system. According to the manufacturer, the agreements are designed to...

Lorien Engineering Solutions lands new packaging engineering manager

Lorien Engineering Solutions, the engineering design and project management business, has appointed Chris Bullock as its new packaging engineering manager. Bullock has worked with companies such as Carlsberg and Heineken on the beer front, as...

Keg Logistics acquires Atlas Keg Company

Keg Logistics has grown its beer and cider customer count to more than 1,000 following the acquisition of Atlas Keg Company. The move is designed to provide a “one-stop-shop solution to help its customers thrive”....

DSM to showcase stabilisation and filtration technologies at Brau Beviale

DSM has confirmed that it will be showcasing its Brewers Clarex and Filtrase NL Fast technologies at this year’s Brau Beviale event in Germany. Taking place from 8-10 November, DSM will be exhibiting a range...

Meheen Manufacturing joins forces with Wild Goose Canning

Wild Goose Canning has joined forces with Meheen, a move that enables the new business to offer canning and bottling lines to customers. Meheen and Wild Goose confirmed that both businesses would continue to offer...

Filtec launches pressure detection unit for bottles and cans

FILTEC has unveiled AURAtec, a pressure detection unit for glass beverage and aluminium can containers. The unit is a laser-based inspection system that detects pressure inconsistencies in glass and can containers. It uses multi-point laser scanning technology to...