Propagation, storage, revitalisation
Custom-made yeast management solutions
The global trend in favour of different speciality beers presents new challenges for breweries in terms of the management of various yeast strains. With multifunctional equipment and intelligent process design, different yeast strains can be propagated, stored and revitalised at the same time.
Vital yeast propagation
Proven Handtmann expertise and technologies are employed to rule out cross-contamination, and high cell rates are achieved with vital yeast.
Yeast management systems
Yeast Versa Flex and Yeast Wrangler meet the requirements of a custom-designed yeast management system.
Handtmann offers a variety of piping systems. The opportunity to prefabricate units, such as pipe fence elements, panels and valve blocks, in the in-house production department, ensures a high quality standard. Assembly, automation and commissioning can be added to the scope of delivery.
Versions: manual, semi-automatic or fully-automatic
Handtmann yeast management system - YEAST VERSA FLEX
YEAST VERSA FLEX yeast management
Fully-automatic, the "spa treatment" for your yeast cells.
Handtmann yeast management - YEAST WRANGLER
YEAST WRANGLER yeast management
VARIO AIR and VARIO BOTTOM AIR
Aeration system for yeast and wort aeration with VARIO AIR armatures.
- Preassembled unit
- Modification and integration for individual requirements
- Fully-automatic or semi-automatic version
At a glance
|Mixing by gentle recirculation with displacement pumps|
|Best mixing of the entire tank content by through two tangentially arranged recirculation fittings|
|Automatic tank pressure regulation|
|The proven VARIO AIR and VARIO BOTTOM AIR year aeration nozzle for aeration|
|All system parts are CIP/SIP capable|
|Prefabricated elements using orbital welding for easy assembly|
|Worldwide proven Handtmann technology in "Hygienic Design"|
- Gentle yeast treatment guarantees optimum reproduction rates
- Cost savings thanks to multifunctional equipment
- Multiple propagations per week are possible
- Number of yeast strains is considered
- Custom-made solutions for yeast management are core for us
- The Handtmann automation team integrates yeast management in your overall system