Process engineering

Planning and engineering

Planning and engineering

We provide process engineering and project services for the design & development of commercial biobased projects. Our expertise is in the production of ethanol, biodiesel, organic acids, sugarcane products, chemicals, and other bio-products, providing individualized designs, services, and solutions tailored to project specific goals, objectives, and constraints.

 

Pre-engineering / Project Development

    • ‘Valuable component’ analysis
    • Experimental research (lab scale and pilot scale)

– pre-treatment
– fermentation experiments
– downstream processing

  • Proof of principle
  • Feasibility Studies / Conceptual design
  • Business Plan Development
  • Process optimization and upscaling

 

Process Engineering

  • Process Flow Diagrams (PFD’s)
  • Piping & Instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID’s)
  • Equipment Design & Specifications
  • Plant Layout Designs

 

Construction / Start-Up

  • Project Management
  • P&ID Tracing & Shake-Down Trials
  • Start-Up & Commissioning
  • Operator Training & Manuals

 

Consulting & Operational Support

  • Assistance setting up Goals and Objectives in close cooperation with customers
  • Setup and give guidance to consortia
  • Environmental & Regulatory Permitting
  • Setup and implementation of project organization
  • Setup and implementation of the contract strategy
  • Providing Quick scans
  • Surveys and audits
  • Asset Management / Operational Management / Sourcing en Training
  • Dispute management (Mediation)
  • Project recovery
  • Development and improvement of business
  • Improvement maintenance systems
  • Verification check project status progress
  • Risk / opportunity analysis / Trouble Shooting & Solutions
  • Temporary project support / sourcing
  • Compliance projects