Fermentation Plant

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STOCK# 444
Capacity 1.4 MGPY
Description

Complete Fermentation Plant with Real Estate for Sale. Consists of used 1.4 M gallon/year fermentation plant (demonstration plant) and pilot plant. Started in 2009, finally shut down in 2015. Originally designed to produce lignocellulosic ethanol (LCE). Feedstocks including: (1) common sugar cane, (2) purpose grown energy cane, (3) sorghum, (4) bagasse. Offering includes the following process sections: Feedstock handling, Feedstock transfer, Feedstock preparation, Hydrolysis, Liquefaction, Yeast and enzyme propagation, C5, C6 co-fermentation, Ethanol recovery. Plant includes a pilot plant used to develop LCE technology.

Major Equipment

• 55,000 Gallon SS Fermenter, 18' dia x 25'
• (3) 54,000 Gallon CS Fermenter, 19' dia, cone bottom
• 18,200 Gallon SS Fermenter, 10 psi, 12' dia x 19'
• (3) 18,200 Gallon CS Fermenter, 13' dia, cone bottom
• (4) 6,594 Gallon 316L SS Fermenters, 30 psi, with control skid
• Hydrolyzer - 1" thick SS with inco lining
• Alfa Laval Centrisys
• (2) FKC Screw Presses
• Rectifier
• Beer Stripper
• Thermal Oxidizer
• FKC Dewatering Press
• Texas Power Screen, manufactured by Phoenix (A Terex company), mobile
• TK-205 (Replacement) - Blow down tank for hydrolyzer, Approx 20,000 gal 316L SS Pressure Vessel, designed for 150 psi, 10' dia x 24'
• Unused DAF System

Products

Ethanol or other fermented products

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