FIRST AND LARGEST BREWERY IN NIGERIA.
Star Lager Beer, the first in its portfolio launched in 1949
followed by Gulder lager beer in 1970;
Maltina, the nourishing malt drink, was introduced in 1976,
Legend Extra Stout in 1992.
Amstel Malta was launched in 1994
Heineken lager Beer was relaunched into the Nigerian market in
Fayrouz was launched in 2006.
Life Continental lager became part of the family in October 2011
Goldberg and Malta gold also joined NBPLC in 2011.
NBPLC has eight breweries in the country
They also have two malting plants (Aba & Kaduna).
THE COMPANY IS ECONOMICALLY AND SOCIALLY
THIS ISTHE MOST IMPORTANT DEPARTMENT INTHEWHOLEOF NBPLC.OPERATIONS
DONE INTHIS DEPARTMENT INCLUDES:-
Sourcing of raw materials and other inputs
Purchasing of raw materials
Organization for improved productivity of inputs
Payment of bills incurred by the whole organization
Reduction of production cost by lessening cost of raw materials
Planning an organization of majour company activities (i.e.
Parties, workshops, seminars).
Awarding of contracts within the organization
Disposal of unused or out used materials or inputs within the
company (i.e. Scrap items)
Total efficiency/productivity maintenance of inputs
Ensuring that the supply/production figures significantly
measures up to the production figures
Disposal of company wastes as at when due AMONGST
Raw material/ general store
Silo/grain storage complex
Groups within the economic planning department
Cost optimization team (COT)
Production distribution and sales team (PSD)
Total productivity maintenance group (TPM)
General audit unit
Operations research team (ORT)
OBJECTS WEIGHED IN THIS SECTION INCLUDES: 1 . G R A I N S E N T E R I N G I N T O T H E O R G A N I Z AT I O N
2 . S C R A P P E D I T E M S L E AV I N G T H E O R G A N I Z AT I O N
3. REFUSE DUMPED AND MOVING OUT
4 . F O O D B E I N G I M P O R T E D I N T O T H E O R G A B I Z AT I O N
5 . F U E L T E N K S A N D G A S S C O N TA I N E R S .
6. OTHER WEIGHABLE ITEMS.
ITEMS KEPT BY THE GENERAL STORE INCLUDES
Paper for printing and photocopy
Provisional items like tea, coffee, milk, sugar etc.
Safety items like rubber boots, gloves etc
Preservatives e.g. Phostoxin
Production items like crown corks, labels, empty cans
OTHER ITEMS FIT FOR STORAGE.
CO NT ENT S H O USED INCLUDES: MALTED BARLEY.
OPERATIONS CARRIED OUT IN THE SILO INCLUDES: Grain intake
Forwarding to other branches of Nigerian breweries
Milling of grains
Weighing of full trucks (i.e. coming in and going
Preparation of gate passes for outward movement
of mobile silos from the Nigerian breweries.
Dozing of stored grains
Cleaning of silos
Control room maintenance
Grain quality testing
Weighbridge integrity testing
Milling of grains
This grain is the majour grain used in
the brewing process.
It usually is imported from Holland
and collected at the seaports in Lagos.
Transported in large mobile silo
It is brought over to Ibadan silo house
to be stored in the silos for continuous
Sorghum is that popular grain used in Nigeria
(Okababa in Yoruba) often white or red for making
pap and feeding birds especially pigeons.
At Nigerian breweries the main type of sorghum
used is the white sorghum because we don’t want
the grain colour to affect the colour of our output as
fermentation doesn’t change the extract colour.
Sorghum is rich in essential carbohydrates and
Malted sorghum is more costly than raw sorghum
because of the cost of malting and transporting of