15 BBL Steam Fired Brewery

We at Crawford Brewing Equipment want to thank you for your interest in Steam Fired Brew Systems. All of our equipment is proudly designed and built at our facility here in the USA. From concept to completion you can count on our exceptional services to make your dream brewery reality!

 15 BBL Steam Fired Brewery Includes:

  • Mash Tun / Lauter Tank
  • Brew Kettle / Whirlpool
  • Stainless Steel Work Platform with Handrails
  • 30 Barrel Automated HLT
  • Fully Welded Sanitary Process Piping System
  • Complete Electrical Package
  • Removable Two Head Manual Keg Washer

15 BBL Steam Fired Brewery Specifications:

Mash Tun/Lauter Tank Assembly

  • 66” inner diameter all stainless steel T-304 construction, dished top and bottom.
  • Fully TIG welded assembly. Internal welds are smoothed with external welds acid cleaned and re-grained. External welds are stripe buffed.
  • Mash mixer motor and gear box assembly installed on top of unit. 
  • Features to include:
    • 1.5hp 3 phase motor with VFD installed.
    • ½”x 4” stainless steel mixer paddle with a 2”stainless steel bushed shaft.
  • Auto mash out assembly to include
    • Removable mash-out Chute discharging to a remote waste tub (tub provided by others).
  • Internal mash grid assembly with (6) wedge wire removable screens for ease of cleaning.
  • (1) 17”x 21” sealed access door.
  • (1) 18” sealed top man door access.
  • (1) Thermo-well installed with RTD for measuring temperature in Mash / Lauter Tun (Please note that we recommend a 42” Digital wand to measure multiple places in Mash / Lauter Tun to gauge an accurate temperature).
  • (1) Fully welded steam jacket with rear exit protruding steam/condensate nipples on main body.
  • 4” diameter leg assembly with standard anchor pads.
  • 2” mineral wool insulation with 14 gauge polished stainless steel outer shell. 
  • We include a hydrator with each tank for installing a grist hopper feed.

Brew Kettle/ Whirlpool Assembly:

  • 60” inner diameter all stainless steel T-304 construction, dished top and bottom.
  •  (1) 18” sealed top man door access.
  • 4” diameter leg assembly with standard anchor pads.
  • 2” mineral wool insulation with 14 gauge polished stainless steel outer shell. (1) 8” diameter steam flue slip flange with condensation gutter and drain port.
  • Fully TIG welded assembly. Internal welds are smoothed with external welds acid cleaned and re-grained. External welds are stripe buffed.
  • Internally mounted/removable trube dam.
  • Internally mounted ladder assembly for easy cleaning access.
  • (3) Fully welded steam jackets with rear exit protruding steam/condensate nipples. Two jackets are installed on the side circumference of the tank and one is installed on the bottom dish.
  • (1) Thermowell installed with RTD for measuring temperature in Brew Kettle.

30 BBL Hot Liquor Tank Assembly

  • 54” inner diameter vessel with 96” tall side walls.
  • Dished top and bottom.
  • (2) Fully welded steam jackets with rear protruding steam/condensate nipples.
  • Fully TIG welded assembly. Internal welds are smoothed with external welds acid cleaned and re-grained. External welds are stripe buffed.
  • (1) 18” sealed top man door access.
  • (1) Thermo-well installed for the RTD temperature probe.
  • 4” diameter leg assembly with standard anchor pads.
  • 2” mineral wool insulation with 14 gauge polished stainless steel outer shell.
  • The HLT includes an electrically actuated steam valve that is pre-wired into our control panel for temperature control. Hot liquor tank pump as a 1hp 208/230V 3 phase motor with all stainless steel recirculation piping installed to ensure consistent strike water temperatures.

Sanitary Piping System

  • (1) Stainless steel work platform with handrails provided with an FDA approved chem-grate material decking. You will not need to remove this for any wash down procedures.
  • (1) Fully welded sanitary process piping package including:
    • All Sanitary Gaskets
    • Butterfly Valves
    • Site Glasses
    • Tri Clamps
  • (1) Transfer pump.
    • 2 hp 208/230V 3 phase motor.
    •  Pump mounted to the bottom of the access platform and complete with all piping connections.
  • (1) Dual stage all stainless-steel Mueller heat exchanger assembly mounted to the underside of the access platform.  We do offer a single stage heat exchanger with our systems dependent of your specific needs.
  • (1) Grant/ Hop Back kettle complete with:
    • Built in float switches. 
    •  Removable wedge wire bottom screen with lift out handle.

Standard Control/Electrical package will include:

  • UL Listed Stainless steel wash down electrical box to include:
    • 10” Touch screen HMI display.
    • Temperature readout for the Mash Tun, Brew Kettle & HLT.
    • Automated temperature control for the HLT.
    • VFD controller for the Mash Tun motor assembly.
    • VFD for main transfer pump.
    • Float switch controllers for the Grant/Hop back kettle.
    • VFD for the Hot Liquor Tank pump.
  • On/Off/Auto switch for the Transfer pump assembly.
  • Wiring diagram for operation of this system.

Removable 2 head Keg Cleaner Assembly

  • With the purchase of your Crawford Brewhouse we also include a manually operated 2 head keg washing cart. This system connects to the main brewhouse and allows efficient keg cleaning operation, utilizing existing pumps and piping while allowing customer to simply disconnect and move to storage while not in use.