Entries in Category ‘Projects’

Expert Witness – Biodiesel Plant Operational Problems

Location: Midwest Biofuels Refining Client Date Completed: 2009 Project Scope Venture Engineering & Construction was contracted by a Midwest law firm to review the operation of a biodiesel plant that was experiencing difficulties making product at design rates. Services Provided Venture reviewed the operation of the plant and found several design deficiencies that needed to […]

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Kosmos EF

Location: McDonald, Pennsylvania Date Completed: 2012 Project Scope Venture Engineering & Construction was contracted to provide detail design of a production process to produce stannous ricinoleate at its facility in McDonald, PA. Previously the product was produced off site by a toll manufacturer. Bringing the project in house significantly increases the profit margin for the […]

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Stannous Chloride Dryer Addition

Location: McDonald, Pennsylvania Date Completed: 2011 Project Scope Venture Engineering & Construction was contracted to provide scope and estimate services. Venture investigated several aspects of the facility including the feasibility of adding a second stannous chloride dryer, more consistent feed of stannous chloride to the centrifuge, and a means of blending talc with the stannous […]

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Donora Heat and Material Balance

Location: Donora, Pennsylvania Date Completed: 2011 Project Scope Venture Engineering & Construction was contracted to perform a heat and material balance to capture seasonal fluctuations in process production rates. Dyno Nobel had an existing heat and material balance performed on their ammonium nitrate facility during its original design. After years of operational information gathering it […]

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Idaho Cryogenic Station

Location: Glanbia Foods, Richfield, Idaho Date Completed: 2011 Project Scope Venture Engineering & Construction was contracted to provide detailed layout and design of piping and foundations for an LNG tank, dual vaporizers and trim heater. The installation is intended to reduce the owner’s fuel cost by 50%. The process is a receiving station for LNG […]

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Utah Cryogenic Station

Location:White Mesa Mill, San Juan, Utah Date Completed:2010 Project Scope Venture Engineering & Construction was contracted to provide detailed layout and design of piping and foundations for an LNG tank, dual vaporizers and trim heater. The installation is intended to reduce the owner’s fuel cost by 50%. The process is a receiving station for LNG […]

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King George H2S Removal

Location: King George, Virginia Date Completed: May 2012 Project Scope Waste Management (WM) owns and operates a Landfill Gas to Energy (LFGTE) Turbine facility at their landfill in King George, Va. WM has had significant issues with H2S entrainment in the Landfill Gas (LFG) stream from the landfill affecting compliance with their current Air Emissions […]

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Chicopee, Massachusetts Gas Conditioning System

Location: Chicopee, Massachusetts Date Completed: 2011 Project Scope Venture Engineering & Construction was contracted to provide its patent pending Biogas Conditioning System to improve the quality of the Landfill Gas at the Chicopee Landfill Gas to Energy (LFGTE) facility. The landfill uses approximately 3,000 scfm of landfill gas to produce approximately 7.8MW of power using […]

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Combined Heat & Power Plant – New Energy Plant Project

Location: Las Vegas, Nevada Date Completed: 2008 Project Scope Venture Engineering & Construction was contracted to provide a study that included a review of the airport’s current and planned electrical, heating and cooling strategy.  Services included conceptual development of a new combined heat and power (CHP) plant to provide the base load electrical, heating and […]

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Front End Landfill Gas to Energy Engineering Study

Location: Monmouth, New Jersey Date Completed: 2008 Project Scope Venture Engineering & Construction was contracted to provide front end engineering services for a 6MM SCFD landfill gas to energy plant. Various options were considered including landfill gas to high BTU gas plant, landfill gas to electricity plant using either turbine gensets or IC engines. The […]

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