The installation took about four hours. Each barrel is more than 17,000 gallons. The installation is part of an ongoing expansion at the brewery.
The co-founder says they’re pretty excited for the new additions.
“There’s a lot of projects under way right now, so this is just a piece of the process. But it’s always exciting to see sort of milestones like this when equipment starts to actually be installed for use,” said Nikos Ridge, Ninkasi Co-founder.
Each tank weighs about 24,000 pounds. When the new brewery is completed they’ll be moved and join six more its size.