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By increasing yields, speeding up fermentation, reducing energy and chemical consumption, DuPont Industrial Biosciences is helping ethanol producers meet the challenges of creating a secure renewable energy pipeline with innovative enzyme, yeast and antimicrobial solutions for starch-based fuel ethanol. DuPont remains committed to biofuels innovation and a sustainable energy future.
Novozymes is an integrated solutions provider for the ethanol industry. As a trusted partner and sustainable business leader, we help plants improve their performance amid changing market conditions. Our flexible suite of products, services and training can help meet your operational goals. Let’s work together to increase the potential of your plant.
Enogen® corn enzyme technology is an in-seed innovation available exclusively from Syngenta. Enogen corn is helping to fuel enzyme innovation. With Enogen corn, you can source alpha amylase directly from local growers, gain corn market knowledge from mid-year corn estimates, invest in your community, increase yield and throughput, and achieve more robust fermentation.
ICM, Inc., puts its energy into sustaining agriculture through innovation and developing new technologies that will support the renewable fuels industry. The full-service provider offers a comprehensive line of more than 100 products and services tailored to make renewable energy technologies more efficient and more profitable. For more information, visit icminc.com.
CTE Global Inc. is recognized by enzyme users throughout the world for providing quality enzyme products, innovation, flexibility, service, and technological support. Beyond the range of products which we offer, our technical teams and research and development centers are always striving for new enzymatic preparations which are more market-oriented and environment-friendly. CTE Global is looking forward to developing a strong and mutually beneficial relationship with Ethanol Producers throughout the world.
Fluid Quip Technologies leverages years of corn wet milling and agricultural processing experience to provide process expertise and value-added technologies to the dry-grind corn ethanol industry. FQT’s team of experienced chemical and mechanical engineers combined with its project and construction management team provide services ranging from plant optimization studies to full turn-key projects.
The Phibro Ethanol Performance Group (EPG) has a portfolio of products that consist of antimicrobials, yeast, process cleaning, and corn oil recovery that will help bring value to an ethanol plant. The sale of the products are then supported by an experienced technical team and a state of the art lab.
Tranter is a global manufacturer of a wide variety of heat transfer products which can be custom designed to suit any customer needs. Tranter's replacement parts, superior refurbishment services and on-site field service for all brands of gasketed PHE's is another reason that Tranter is known as "The Heat Transfer People."
Premium Plant Services, Inc. offers industrial cleaning services that specialize in the Hydroblasting of plant process equipment. Premium utilizes the latest Hydroblasting equipment and specialty devices, plus highly trained technicians to safely clean and bring your plant back to full operating efficiency. Premium also offers the following services: Vacuum Truck, Sandblasting, Slurry Blasting, Sponge Blasting, Surface Chemical cleaning and Dry Ice cleaning.
Lallemand Biofuels & Distilled Spirits (LBDS) provides fermentation ingredients (yeasts, yeast nutrients and antimicrobials) to fuel alcohol and distilled spirits producers. LBDS is dedicated to supporting the industry with high quality, cutting edge products and value-creating technical service and education. See how LBDS’s leading product line and the industry’s best technical sales and service support team can create value in your ethanol plant operations.
Fuel your community with our expert evaluations. We offer a full range of distillation, evaporation, and molecular sieve process equipment as well as consultations, operational oversight process evaluation, and more to maximize your ethanol potential. Close to a dozen fuel ethanol plants supplied to date.
GOLD SPONSORS
Fagen, Inc. is a full service EPC contractor headquartered in Granite Falls, Minnesota. Utilizing a database of over 10,000 direct-hire employees, Fagen, Inc. has constructed a variety of projects including renewable fuels, conventional power, and other industrial facilities. Fagen, Inc. is consistently ranked among contractors and design-builders by ENR.
Leaf is a business unit of Lesaffre specialized in developing advanced fermentation products for fuel ethanol and bio based chemicals producers. Our focus is to offer value-added fermentation solutions to exceed the technical and economical expectations of our partners worldwide. Created in 2014, Leaf’s mission is to reinforce Lesaffre’s current market position on the first generation fuel ethanol market and continue innovating in the field of lignocellulosic ethanol.
ZEBREX™ is a cutting-edge zeolite membrane dehydration process. With a proven track-record at over 70 plants in the world, the combination of dehydration devices with ZEBREX™ zeolite membranes for bioethanol manufacturing processes can contribute to energy-saving and capacity expansion.
Ethanol Industry Supplier of yeast, antibiotics, DDGS flow-ability agents, enzymes and nutrients.
Oxidizers, Inc. is a minority-owned, nationally recognized full-service provider of thermal and catalytic air pollution control equipment, preventative maintenance services, parts and optimization. Our primary wood products customer focus is on equipment sustainability and ROI. Our RTO bed design extends media life, and guarantees an increase in production!
SILVER SPONSORS
U.S. Water works as a member of your team to understand your unique operating challenges and dynamics. By combining our integrated offerings and industry experience, we are able to engineer a fully customized solution for your most challenging water, process and energy needs.
Founded in 1898, Burns & McDonnell is a full-service engineering, architecture, construction, environmental and consulting solutions firm. With the multidisciplinary expertise of over 4,000 employee-owners in more than 20 offices, Burns & McDonnell plans, designs, permits, constructs and manages facilities worldwide with one mission in mind — to make our clients successful.
KATZEN, the world leader for process design using small grains, alternative, multiple, and advanced feedstocks, has provided proven processes for fuel, industrial, potable, and high-grade bioethanol to nearly 140 projects in over 40 countries for over 60 years. Recognized for production efficiency, reliability, consistency and robust durability, KATZEN-designed plants demonstrate results.
The D3MAX process employs patented, state-of-the-art technology to convert both five- and six-carbon sugars in wet cake to cellulosic ethanol. Starch, cellulose, xylose and arabinose are all converted to cellulosic ethanol with higher yields, lower energy consumption, and lower capital cost per gallon than other cellulosic ethanol producers. D3MAX also allows you to increase your corn grind by 20% or more, and increase corn oil recovery by 50%.
Flottweg Separation Technology, Inc. is a German and Independence, KY based manufacturer of centrifuges, belt presses and processing systems. We have more than 60 years’ experience building mechanical solid-liquid separation equipment and have installed more than 10,000 machines worldwide. Our technology encompasses core functions in many industrial sectors, i.e. clarifying liquids, separating liquid suspensions, and concentrating/dewatering solids.

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