advanced Cellar controls

8, 16, 24, 36 & 40 Vessel Solutions

Craft Automation has simplified the temperature control, monitoring, and scheduling of the fermentation process. Easy to read tank status and settings for automated temperature scheduling offer the capability to maintain up to 60 customizable zones of temperature control. Monitor and program each of your fermentation tanks individually. Utilize the fermentation recipe scheduling feature to input multi-stage temperature setpoint commands. Be alerted of any issues that arise, such as for Power Loss, OverTemp, UnderTemp, and Chiller Failure. For more control of your process, we can integrate your Grain Handling and Brewhouse systems. Additional customization options, such as glycol and pressure monitoring, are also available to fit your personalized process. 

AUTOMATION CAPABILITY FEATURES:

  • Automated Temperature Control and Scheduling

  • Easily Adjustable Setpoints for User Defined Temperature, Date, and Time

  • Automated Crash/Rise Control and Scheduling for Transition Control

  • Vessel Status Tags for Tank Identification, Tank Status, Process Notes, etc.

  • Automated Multi-Stage Fermentation Recipe Control for up to 48 Recipes

  • Multi-Stage Commands to Hold and Set Fermentation Temperature Sequences

  • Monitoring and Control of Glycol Chiller System

  • Pressure Monitoring Capabilities

  • Power On/Power Off Valve Integration

  • 24VDC or 24VAC Solenoid Output Integration

  • Additional Customization Options Available

FERMENTATION CONTROL HOME SCREEN
FERMENTATION CONTROL HOME SCREEN

We use quality IDEC Human Machine Interface touchscreens, which provide complete system control and monitoring at your fingertips. An approachable and understandable overview for total command of your process. The easy to use 12.1-inch full-color interface comes housed in a corrosion-resistant, watertight enclosure. We can even showcase your logo on the home screen.

INDIVIDUAL VESSEL MONITORING
INDIVIDUAL VESSEL MONITORING

Monitor each fermentation tank individually. Easy to read status and setting tags for automated temperature scheduling offers the capability to maintain up to 60 zones of temperature control. Whether it is multiple zones per tank or just a single solenoid, engineering the system to your exact requirements is easily possible.

PRESSURE MONITORING
PRESSURE MONITORING

Looking to monitor the head pressure in your tank to prepare your product for optimal packaging? Craft's Pressure Monitoring option includes hardware to monitor the vessel pressure. Set high- and low-pressure specs, and we'll provide email alert when out-of-spec pressure levels occur.

FERMENTATION CONTROL HOME SCREEN
FERMENTATION CONTROL HOME SCREEN

We use quality IDEC Human Machine Interface touchscreens, which provide complete system control and monitoring at your fingertips. An approachable and understandable overview for total command of your process. The easy to use 12.1-inch full-color interface comes housed in a corrosion-resistant, watertight enclosure. We can even showcase your logo on the home screen.

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Automated Controller Touchscreen Overview