CORE BioFuel has selected Technip to
complete the construction engineering of their
first wood-to-gasoline biorefinery in Canada, the companies
said on Wednesday.
Canada-based CORE's green gasoline plant will produce 67
million liters/year of renewable gasoline and generate over 20
million liters/year of water from wood waste.
The announcement did not disclose the exact location of the
refinery, though a prior CORE news
release said the first such facility would be located in
We are very excited about working with Technip to
provide the next step in our commercialization process, which
is to complete the engineering for our first plant, said
George Stanko, president of CORE BioFuel.
Technip, as a leader in syngas plant design, is
uniquely positioned to support CORE through the critical
engineering phase of commercialization, he continued.
One of the critical factors in our selection of the
Technip team is their established working relationship with key
component suppliers such as Air Products and Chemicals and
Energy Products of Idaho (now Outotec). Both firms have
agreements with CORE for development of production