Work starts on the New Brewery

and Martin & James were there to help

Work starts on the New Brewery

Work has now started on our new brewery. With an irrational level of excitement, Martin and James donned hard hats and hi-vis vests and decided to help with the work.

The £7.5m project is partly funded by the people who drink our beer through Equity for Punks. The 3500m2 building is due to be completed in late June.



James tries to hi-jack a truck.


Martin has more success with a digger.


View from the back of the site.


We also own the adjacent field here – a total of 3.6 acres. Initially we will only develop one of them, leaving the adjacent one as a field until we need extra space at which point we will develop it, meaning we have loads of room to grow at the new location.


The new state of the art BrewDog craft brewery will create 25 new jobs immediately, rising to over 75 during the next five years.

These images show the actual configuration of our actual new brew-house. a 4 vessel 100HL system.



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Comments (15)

billybob 4th March, 2012 11:01pm
We need some of these guys on this job:
Yvan 3rd March, 2012 1:42pm
Will there be a "brewery warming" later in the year then perhaps? :) How about en Equity-Punk brew-day in the shiny new facility?(Sadly, likely can't make the April AGM due to all colours of other irritating shit going on.)
Adrian M 2nd March, 2012 7:34am
Looking forward to checking on progress at the AGM
Davidsmmrs45 1st March, 2012 10:44pm
Can't wait to see the new brewery when it's finished.
arobertson 1st March, 2012 9:27pm
James, you should always salute with the right hand and not left, and your heels should be together, not cross-legged in a very camp sort of way.....seriously though well done to all concerned.
leithdave 1st March, 2012 8:39pm
Late June? Blimey, that's quick! When do we expect production to start?
The Whirlwindsor 1st March, 2012 1:21pm
this is awesome!
Chris R 1st March, 2012 12:34pm
Will there be a shop as part of the new brewery where we can come and buy beers?
Yuri Orm Katunin 1st March, 2012 12:08pm
That's great!The digged ground should be used in a new brew I think.
raph 1st March, 2012 11:53am
phanson 1st March, 2012 11:36am
Don't forget to make room for the equipment to fill casks.......
G 1st March, 2012 11:20am
There better be a serious party when this opens.
callum 1st March, 2012 11:15am
Yous still putting up wind turbines and that?
Jeppe 1st March, 2012 11:10am
u guys are awesome, good luck!!
excited 1st March, 2012 10:56am
I'm surprised they let you two muppets anywhere near heavy plant. Looks very exciting.