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Volume 37, Number 1, 2000, Pages 105-107

Advanced Technology for "In-line" Kegging Machinery

By Andrew J. Brewer and A. Carter Briggs of Burton, inc., Rochester, New York, Burnett & Rolfe, Rochester, Kent, England. 1999 EBC Poster.

The various advances in technology available with modern "in-line" keg washing, sterilizing and filling machines will be described. Developments in the following areas will be specifically detailed: (a) Internal washing of kegs Pulsed washes; Spear washes; Reverse basket washing; Chemicals used for washing (b) Keg Filling Modulating back pressure filling (c) General developments Method of transfer detail Advances in recent years of modern "in-line" machines will be sum- marized and the advantages of "in-line" compared to "Carousel" sys- tems will be outlined.
Keywords: In-Line Kegging, Single Valve Kegs


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