Monthly Archives: April 2012

It’s out there dudes

We are proud and chuffed to bits to tell you that Gyle #1 has been brewed, passed all of its tests and is at large. Our very first beer – Beach Blonde – is a Pacific Pale Ale at a very … Continue reading

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HAL2000

Take a butchers at this…. What on Earth is that? I thought we were building a brewery not a space station – Ed! This is HAL2000 our very state-of-the-art brewery control panel and computer. As we prefer to save our … Continue reading

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MOT & Passing Out Parade..Roll on the beer

CCCP Sputnik is cleared for lift off The boffins at Fulton’s have been to service Sputnik, our naughty external wort boiler (EWB) so that it can do better than take 4 hours to get up to steam (and so The … Continue reading

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Malt Road

The raw ingredients have to get in somehow so we’ve excavated and laid a new road so both Warminster’s malt & Faram’s Hop Merchant’s trucks can get in and we can get the beer and spent grain out again. 8 tonnes … Continue reading

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Sputnik

Despite its looks, this did not fall to Planet Earth from the 1960s Soviet Space Programme (Are you sure? Ed!), this is in fact SunnyRepublic’s external wort boiler (EWB). Weighing in at just shy of a metric ton, this not … Continue reading

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Process Pipe Work Installed

Colin and Jonny from HiLine Services have been weaving and welding their silver magic. After being told off for calling them stainless steel plumbers  (which they are not, they are Stainless Steel Process Pipework Engineers – Ed!), The Chief and Bob … Continue reading

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