Cheese vats and cisterns SKH/SCH 2O 500–5000 l

Cheese vats SKH and cisterns SCH 2O are used for thermic processing of larger quantities of milk (500–5.000 liters) into various dairy product, such as: cheese, curd, ricotta, yogurt, pasteurized milk, … They enable thermic processing of milk in the range between 4 °C and 100 °C. Plevnik cheese vats and cisterns are made in accordance to international standards, CE directives and the latest findings in dairy industry. They are created for making extraordinary dairy products and for modern and successful cheesemaking stories.

Advantages

Advantages
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Energy efficiency
2.
Good and efficient processing of cheese mass
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Automated processing procedures and remote control
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Easy control and cleaning
5.
Extend the functionality of the device
Easy production of dairy products: CHEESE, YOGURT, CURD, RICOTTA, PASTEURIZED MILK, …
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Energy efficiency

Up to 10 % less energy consumption thanks to well‑insulated containers and a laser welded heat exchanger that allows an efficient energy and thus saves energy and money.

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Good and efficient processing of cheese mass

CUTTING: The vat form and the cheese mass cutting method with two cutting assemblies provide a 2-4 % greater cheese yield from the same quantity of milk (more cheese mass and less cheese dust). The Plevnik harps are specially designed, sharpened and polished to facilitate smooth cutting. Substituting harps for other stirrers is simple – in a single move. STIRRING: Integrated stirring shovels are automatically activated when the stirring direction changes. They create efficient stirring for drying of the cheese grains.

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Automated processing procedures and remote control

Convenient and easy management using smart controllers that control processes and make the working day more efficient and organized. Save time and money with start and shutdown delay of processes. Set them in such a way that in the morning, thermally treated milk is ready for cheesemaking. Possibility to record and document all active process parameters (temperature, stirring, etc.) and remote control (Wi-Fi).

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Easy control and cleaning

Easily and quickly control the Plevnik cheese vat or cistern. Due to a well-conceived design of Plevnik devices, including controllers and stirrers, their handling is easy, and the work becomes faster and more efficient. You can start all processes (cutting, stirring, thermal treatment etc.) simply by pressing a button.

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Extend the functionality of the device

Possibility to extend the functionality of the device: For the most modern, easiest, most efficient and more ergonomic work

WORKING PLATFORM

Heating Options

Different heating options are available:

Versions

Two versions are available: SKH – cheese vat which is an open execution, and SCH – cheese cistern which is a closed execution.

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Additional Equipment

Volume sensor

Measures the volume in the vat with a pressure sensor.

Glass manhole

Enables safe visual process monitoring.

Manual / pneumatic valve

Controlled tank outflow is possible with a manual or pneumatic technical solution.

Working platform

Side vat access via a staircase with a safety rail.

Vat inspection lamp

Interior cheese vat illuminating for process monitoring.

Remote acces (WiFi)

You can have control over the process at every moment – even if you are not in a dairy: connect to the controller with mobile devices (optional) and remotely control and manage cheese production.
You can: turn on, start delay, transfer records, skip to the next step in a process, change temperature, and some other parameters such as stirrer speed or direction.

Process recording

The optional recording of processes enables a simple, reliable and safe production.

Technical Information

More information about dimensions, outflows, water connections, power, …

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Our Cheesemakers’ Testimonials

Superior heating, cooling and milk processing performance in all process phases is what I can say about the Plevnik cheese kettles. The best cheese, yoghurt and curd are the logical result.

Organic farm Kukenberger Toni Kukenberger