Simple to Install and Save Space – Get up and running in less time with our compact layout footprint “drop-and-go” skid-based design.
Simple to Operate – Highly engineered sensors and automation enables the system to operate more efficiently than any other craft brewing system currently on the market. EnergyCraft focuses on energy management so you can focus on brewing great beer!
Simple to Manage Energy Flow – Track and manage your energy usage using real-time data monitoring courtesy of our proprietary Energy Management Control Center (EMC2).
Simple to Increase Profits – After purchasing your EnergyCraft system, you can expect a payback on your investment through lower installation costs, additional equipment purchases, ongoing energy savings, and potential utility rebates.
Simple to Make the Environment Better – By lowering your energy usage, you save money and create a better environment!
What makes MARKS EnergyCraft different from other 5bbl brewing systems on the market today?
- Exclusive MARKS’ Energy Management Control Center (EMC2) assures the most energy-efficient use of heating and cooling during the brewing and cellaring processes
- Fully integrated brewhouse and cellar controls
- Highly efficient, fully integrated stack condenser
- Energy-saving dual-stage heat exchanger integrated into the brewing process
- Unique compact “uni-body” design to provide the most brewing capacity in the smallest footprint
75% estimated annual savings through reduced electricity usage for cooling during the brewing and cellaring process.
51% estimated annual savings through reduced electricity usage for heating during the brewing process.
Major savings on installation costs compared to other 5bbl brewhouses.
EnergyCraft proprietary design with its fully monitored energy technology that manages all the electrical energy used in the heating and cooling processes during brewing. The energy management is powered by MARKS proprietary Smart Energy Controls technology that constantly balances the need for heat and cold during brewing. It is so efficient that there is generally no need for an outside cold liquor tank! So efficient that the integrated stack condenser eliminates the need for a vent in the roof for steam to escape! So efficient that you can reduce the size of the chiller! As an electric system, no need for a boiler!
You can focus on making great beer while the EnergyCraft system takes care of finding the most energy efficient way to do that brewing.
MARKS EnergyCraft two vessel brewhouse consists of two dedicated brewing vessels, a Mash/Lauter and Boil Kettle/Whirlpool.
The two vessel brewhouse is built on an elevated brewing skid with integrated hot liquor and cold glycol/water storage tanks.
Brewhouse includes all needed pumps, piping, instrumentation, heat exchanger, heaters, and controls.
Without Grist Case
8’H x 12’L x 8’W
4,400 lbs. empty and 11,000 lbs. with full vessels
With Grist Case
12’H x 12’L x 8’W
4,750 lbs. empty and 11,750 lbs. with full vessels
Hot Liquor Tank is 7.5bbl
Cold Glycol/Water Storage Tank is 5.5bbl
Mash Lauter Tun is 5bbl
Boil Kettle/Whirlpool is 5bbl
208V 3-phase, 4-wire = 100A
240V 3-phase, 4-wire = 100A
480V 3-phase, 4-wire = 50A
Stack Condenser maximum heat recovered during boil and returned to HLT
Automated knockout uses a 2-stage gasketed plate heat exchanger that optimizes hot liquor return and cold water/glycol return with auto wort temperature control
On-demand Glycol loop to cellar for cellar tank temperature control
Automatic control of chiller compressor operation for peak loading and energy savings
Full electrical power monitoring with data logging of key performance indicators
Remote log-in capable for troubleshooting and programming updates
12-zone cellar tank temperature control and monitoring
Touch control built into brewhouse HMI
500lb Tank Mounted Grist Case with Load Cells
Automated Mix Station for Strike & Sparge Water (Temperature and Flow Rate)
Voltage (208VAC 3P, 240VAC 3P, 480VAC 3P)
LED Brewhouse Tank Lighting
Mash Rake and Pneumatic Grain-Out Plow
MARKS Design and Metalworks, Vancouver, Washington
Made in America using USA sourced stainless steel
Created and Designed by American engineers
Built by American craftsman