MemstarVA Filtration USA is currently offering mobile Memstar equipment and services to the US wine industry. The patent pending Memstar process is a unique alcohol reduction system designed for on-site alcohol reduction. The process allows the winemaker complete control over the alcohol reduction process. It is possible to dial in alcohol levels to within 0.1% with this system and is an excellent tool for Sweetspotting alcohol levels.

VA Filtration USA has two machines available for on-site process depending on your needs. Please note that a DSP license is required for all alcohol reduction purposes.

Option 1 – AA10W: 50 PG/hr Self-contained unit
Option 2 – AA10P: 50 PG/hr Permeate system (for wineries with their own concentrators

Technical

AA10W   This system is designed to operate directly on your wine.
Wine Feed flow rate   500-1000 gal/hr
Alcohol removal capability   Up to 50 Proof gallons per hour
Power requirement   480V 3 Phase (20 amp) or 240V 3 phase (30 amp)
Utility requirement   Running water and drains
Gas requirement   Propane gas cylinders – 2 x 100 lb or similar
By-product   Alcoholic strip water at 7-9% strength

AA10P   This system is designed to operate directly on permeate exiting an already existing concentrator.
Permeate feed flow rate   200-350 gal/hr
Alcohol removal capability   Up to 50 Proof gallons per hour
Power requirement   480V 3 Phase (20 amp) or 240V 3 phase (30 amp)
Utility requirement   Running water and drains
Gas requirement   Propane gas cylinders – 2 x 100 lb or similar
By-product of process   Alcohol strip water at 7-9% strength

Quality Of Service

All machinery is operated and maintained by VA Filtrations highly trained staff of competent technicians.