Technip wins engineering package in Germany for new Cargill ethanol plant
Technip was awarded a contract comprising detailed engineering, procurement and construction for the core process units of Cargill’s new ethanol production plant in Barby, Germany.
Technip was awarded a contract comprising detailed
engineering, procurement and construction
(EPC) for the core
process units of Cargills new ethanol
production plant located
in Barby, Germany.
The production units will be built on a greenfield site
alongside Cargills existing wheat processing facility.
is destined for beverages,
cosmetics and pharmaceutical industry. The new plant will
consist of a fermentation unit and a distillation
After completion of the construction
works, Technip will
also assist with the start-up and performance testing of the
Technip's operating center in Dusseldorf, Germany, will
execute the contract, which is scheduled to be completed by
the second half of 2015.
This EPC contract follows the successful completion of
our extended basic engineering package performed for Cargill
last year," said Mesut Sahin, managing director of Technip in
"The new units will accommodate the latest technology
developments in this
field based on the feedback from a similar plant built by
Technip for Cargill at Sas van Gent, The Netherlands in 2005.
This award reinforces Technips position as a leading
provider of biomass ethanol