West Berkshire Brewery investment to “transform” packaging offer to breweries

A new packaging line, which forms part of a £5.5m investment at West Berkshire Brewery, will enable the business to offer other breweries a wealth of packaging options. The CFT line is rated to fill...

Fuller’s invests in cask packaging robots

The West London brewery has named the two machines, which were supplied by Kuka and were commissioned by SCM Handling, after two former team members, Brendan Bray and Richard Keith. The Brendan robot stacks and...

Navigation Brewery cuts waste and keg filling times with Fileder filtration

Nottingham’s Navigation Brewery has called on filtration and water treatment supplier Fileder to help improve the efficiency of its keg filling operations. The brewery, which opened in 2012, said it experienced difficulties with the slow...

Core Equipment to showcase brewhouse offering at June event

Kit supplier Core Equipment will showcase a 500L Letina brewhouse in action at a Beer & BBQ event at its head office in Daventry on 30th June. "Open to anyone from the brewing industry, the...

Fourpure to boost capacity 400% following £2m investment

Bermondsey’s Fourpure is to follow last year’s £1.6m investment in a canning and packing line with a new four vessel Craft-Star brewing system from GEA and additional new equipment. The Craft-Star brewing system is the...

New filter cartridges cut cost of microbial stabilisation

The new range of Bevpor BR filter cartridges are said to allow brewers to significantly reduce the cost of microbial stabilisation, whilst also protecting the sensory appeal of beer. The product is constructed with a...

New compact diatomaceous earth-free beer membrane filtration unit launched

The latest BMF system for DE-free beer membrane filtration is now available has been launched by Pentair. The BMF +Flux Compact S4, which is already in operation at the Princen Brewery in the Netherlands, as...

Beatson Clark to debut new bottle design


Beatson Clark will debut a new champagne-style 500ml Skittle bottle at the US event in April. The new bottle complements an existing 330ml that is part of the manufacturer’s current range. According to Beatson Clark, the...

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...