TOUCHSCREEN SYSTEM OVERVIEW
IF YOU DREAM IT, YOU CAN BREW IT!
One of our favorite things about working in the craft industry is unique skills, passion, and creativity each brewer puts into their products. Just as unique is the equipment and methods used to create that product. Not only do our years of experience in multiple facets of the trade help us understand different systems, but allow us the more in-depth knowledge and insight needed to engineer unique automation solutions to help ease various aspects of individualized processes.
The Craft Automation Brewhouse Controller allows you to mash in, copper up, and knock out with ease! Whether you have a 3-barrel system or 100-barrel system, our automation solutions will not only help you create a more consistent product but will help cut down on unnecessary labor costs allowing you to get back to what you do best: producing delicious craft creations! Looking for grain to glass automation, ask about our Malt Handling Controls and Cellar Control HMI integration!
*Each Craft Automation system is uniquely engineered to exceed the requirements of our customer’s and can be customized to fit your particular application. With our technology, the possibilities at your control are entirely up to your imagination. Let us know how we can help improve your process through our automation solutions!
BREWHOUSE Control Home Screen
Our easy to use 12.1" full color, bold touchscreen interface housed in a corrosion resistant, watertight enclosure provides an approachable and understandable overview for total command of your entire brewing process, right at your fingertips. Control, monitor and schedule temperatures, motor power, and more right from the brewdeck or anywhere within your network. Our system provides recipe integration and recording. Showcase your brewery logo on the home screen.
Remote control & monitoring
Enjoy freedom and flexibility in your work with advanced features like remote connectivity through any network connected tablet, computer, phone, or other browser-enabled mobile devices as well as remote monitoring, email and text notifications, alarm logs, and continuous data tracking to keep you connected.
HOT & COLD LIQUOR TANKS
Want the luxury of arriving at the brewhouse and having your hot liquor tank up to temp and ready to mash in without wasting any time or energy? Our Brewhouse automation provides automatic boil control. Get your HLT up to the fill level you want and scheduled to heat to the strike temp you want at the time you set. We can even integrate our system to control pumps and flow monitoring. Have a cold liquor tank or mixing station? No problem! We can incorporate controls for those into your automation solution, too.
mASH & lAUTER tUN
Do you have a single vessel for mashing and lautering? Or transfer from a mash tun to a dedicated lauter tun? No worries! Our automatic lauter flow functionality automates everything from pumps to rakes to various sparging methods, tailored to your specific process. Need to transfer your spent grain as well? We can take care of that. Gain even more control over your process by incorporating our Malt Handling Controls!
Copper up with precise and accurate heater control to achieve the perfect boil, getting the highest quality yield out of your wort or hop extraction. Our Brewhouse Controls can tie in to control steam jackets, internal or external calandria as well as heater exchange systems. You can even automate your CIP process to decrease downtime and labor costs!
Whirlpool & Knockout
Whether your kettle includes a whirlpool function, or you utilize a separate vessel for trubing and knockout, our automation system provides a full overview of your brewing process from graining in, to preparing for chilling and transferring to fermentation vessels.
Configure email alert notifications for Power Loss, OverTemp, UnderTemp, and more. Wonder what went wrong? Look to the Alarm Log for a detailed summary of faults and times. Still can't figure it out? Contact the nerdy techs at Craft Automation who are always happy to help!
Email and Text Alerts
We’ll continuously keep you informed of any temperature alerts or setpoint modifications through email and text notifications. Have peace of mind knowing our system is there to protect your product and alert you in the event of any trouble.
Battery Backup Keeps You Connected
Craft Automation offers a solution to keep you connected through any situation, even a facility wide power failure. Our battery backup option allows Brewhouse Control System to instantly send you a power loss notification and continue monitoring your process for alerts.
Don’t worry! Our cellar management system is specifically designed to be an easy drop in installation for any setup. We’ll tailor your system to incorporate what you already have in an effort to keep cost and labor low. Still need help? We have onsite commissioning options!