In order to achieve a consistently high quality of the products, Prilep Brewery keeps up with the most up to date international achievements in technique and technology. Over the past 10 years it has continuously invested 20,000,000 EUR in the development of the technology of existing and new products and the complete supporting infrastructure.
Investment projects over the last decade include
Prilep Brewery invested 7.5 million euros in a new automated line for filling beer and soft drinks in glass bottles of the most famous company of its type, Krones AG of Germany . This is the only equipment of its kind in Macedonia.
Beer Filtration & Stabilization Equipment. Cutting edge, modern membrane technology, beer filtration and continuous in-line stabilization. Manufacturers: Pall, GEA Westfalia.
Equipment for water processing: filtration, denitrification by way of reverse osmosis and disinfection of the water by the manufacturer BERKEFELD.
Equipment for storage, maturation and stabilization of beer with complete automatic control and regulation of the production process by the manufacturers ZIEMANN and GEA Tuchenhagen Brewery System.
Production line for non-alcoholic beverages (Pepsi Cola) PET packaging with a speed of 10,000 bottles per hour from the manufacturers KRONES and SIG.
Restoring, expanding and complete automation of the Unit for Beer boiling (including an automated supply of raw materials) (ZIEMANN).
Restoring of the production line for pre-packing of beer in glass packaging (Filtek, Krones).
Production line for pre-packing of beer in PET packaging (Fisher, ICS).
Restoring and reconstruction of the Unit for production by steam.
Production line for nectars packed in carton packaging (purepak) – (ELOPAK).
- 2002 / 2003
Introduction of a new range of products – fruit juices – nectars packed in glass bottles (Fisher).
Restoring of the production line for production of non-alcoholic beverages in PET bottles (Kosme, Krones).
Central system for water processing (physical, chemical and microbiological) as raw material for the products, as a medium for sanitation and medium for cooling and heating (Berkefeld).
Expanding of the section for fermentation of beer (GEA Tuchenhagen) – 2nd phase.
Complete restoring of the Unit for fermentation of beer and propagation of beer yeast (GEA Tuchenhagen) – a completely automatically controlled and regulated process of production and sanitation – 1st phase.
Central System for production of cooling media (GEA GRASSO) – 2nd phase
Central System for production of cooling media for all production capacities in the company (GEA GRASSO) – 1st phase