Tag: Whitefox

MYOB – the new ethanol mantra: modularity, yield, octane, bolt-ons

MYOB – the new ethanol mantra: modularity, yield, octane, bolt-ons

June 18, 2017 |

In Minnesota, the US ethanol industry is descending upon Minneapolis this week for the annual Fuel Ethanol Workshops, and the theme is efficiency, efficiency, efficiency.  You can feel the “get back to business” vibe, a steel-eyed “if you want a friend for ethanol, you can count on, get a puppy” perspective. The industry knows that growth […]

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Make art out of Waste: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Whitefox membrane technology

Make art out of Waste: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Whitefox membrane technology

March 30, 2017 |

With a decade of industrial experience Whitefox provides engineering solutions based on its membrane technology. From existing plants looking to expand capacity and remove bottlenecks, to new plants seeking to be energy and water efficient, the company says that it “provides an optimal solution. A Whitefox process minimises waste and environmental impact whilst increasing returns on ethanol production.” CEO […]

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Whitefox to supply Pacific Ethanol’s Madera plant with membrane system

Whitefox to supply Pacific Ethanol’s Madera plant with membrane system

May 6, 2015 |

In the UK, Whitefox announced it has signed an agreement with California based Pacific Ethanol, Inc. for the delivery of an industrial scale membrane system. The objective is to reduce the consumption of water, energy and emissions in the production of ethanol while increasing product output. According to the agreement, Whitefox will deliver a stand-alone, […]

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Whitefox teams with Green Social on ethanol plant for GuySuCo

Whitefox teams with Green Social on ethanol plant for GuySuCo

December 3, 2012 |

In Guyana, the UK’s Whitefox Technologies, together with its Brazilian partner Green Social, will supply a small-scale ethanol plant to GuySuCo’s Albion sugarcane mill in early 2013. The distillery will use membrane technology for dehydration. The project is supported by the Inter-American Development Bank in hopes of reducing the country’s dependence on imported energy.

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Whitefox to appeal Tate & Lyle Supreme Court win.

Whitefox to appeal Tate & Lyle Supreme Court win.

July 3, 2012 |

In New York state, Whitefox Technologies Limited have announced they will appeal a jury decision made against them in the New York State Supreme Court. Whitefox and Tate & Lyle had sued each other over a contract dispute on membrane technology used in US plants. CEO Gillian Harrison said:  “We are very surprised and disappointed at […]

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Tate & Lyle prevails over Whitefox in court case

Tate & Lyle prevails over Whitefox in court case

June 28, 2012 |

In New York state, Tate & Lyle has won a state supreme court case related to equipment and technologies supplied by Whitefox Technologies which T&L claims were not fit for purpose for its ethanol plants in Iowa and Tennessee. The court is expected to award about $15.6 million to the Tate & Lyle. More on […]

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Tate & Lyle sues Whitefox over membranes; Whitefox countersues over negligence

Tate & Lyle sues Whitefox over membranes; Whitefox countersues over negligence

[ 0 ] May 18, 2011 |

Somewhere in the US, UK-based Tate & Lyle is suing UK-based Whitefox for what it claims is misrepresentation and breach of contract regarding the special membranes that were installed at the Loudon, Tennessee and Fort Dodge, Iowa ethanol facilities. Evidently the dispute has been going on since 2009 but it is only reaching headlines now […]

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