Evaluation of the leaky cask
thermal behavior for the long-term storage period (Fig.
Production is expected to increase to about 140 nine gallon casks
each week and the 220 extra casks
will allow the brewer to target clients further afield, as they will take longer to be returned.
Highgate launched the five-litre party casks
of traditional ale this week and the firm has been swamped with interest from potential customers.
The Black Sheep Brewery was already using a Boge SD 15 screw compressor for all its machine and valve actuation when they started looking at expanding their cask
line some four years ago.
They will each receive a bottle of the specially distilled Locke's 'Grand Crew' whiskey in honour of the anniversary, after the casks
are transported to Dublin later this month.
Even though Dewar maintains a computerized record of every cask
-the make of whisky in that cask
, and what year the whisky was put in the cask
-storage and retrieval was still done with a paper-based system.
ACNielsen has released updated statistics for wines sold in "innovative packaging," such as 3L casks
and aseptic packages like Tetra Brik.
An improbable escape of radioactive strontium and cesium from the heavily armored casks
of spend fuel could release devastating levels of radiation, although it would not explode like the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima in 1945, said Resnikoff, whose Radioactive Waste Management Associates is analyzing waste transport risks for the states of Nevada and Utah.
Yoichi whiskey was put on limited sale by Nikka's plant in Yoichi in 1997, and from 1999 on the Internet.
The groove, or croze, holds the head in place on each end of the cask
A closely packed smaller grade of stone which clads the cask
cellar and warehouse is opaque to light and provides a stronger barrier against temperature changes in these sensitive areas.
Dublin-born Heinz boss Tony O'Reilly has also put in an order - specifically asking for cask
But about 10 years ago, cask
recipients began documenting a puzzling phenomenon: Even meticulously cleaned casks
, shipped out with only one-tenth the allowed level of external contamination, would sometimes arrive with up to 10 times the federal limit.
A catastrophic fire destroyed the buildings after just one day of operation, though a single ceremonial cask
Obtaining approvals and transitioning to the new cask
is recognized as a significant success for the project.