Tag: Clatskanie

Columbia Pacific Bio-Refinery delays re-opening until fall, cites market conditions

Columbia Pacific Bio-Refinery delays re-opening until fall, cites market conditions

July 2, 2012 |

In Oregon, Columbia Pacific Bio-Refinery has delayed reopening of the 120 million gallon Clatskanie-based ethanol plant, which originally was supposed to come back online in February after nearly three years in bankruptcy and shutdown. After the plant was sold and re-capitalized, up to 70 employees were added, but now 50 have been laid off as […]

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Columbia Pacific Biorefinery ethanol plant to reopen in 2012

Columbia Pacific Biorefinery ethanol plant to reopen in 2012

December 23, 2011 |

In Oregon, Columbia Pacific Biorefinery’s Clatskanie ethanol facility is expected to reopen in Q1 2012.  Project manager and JH Kelly Holdings VP, Mark Fleischauer reports that 71 employees of CPB are currently readying the plant. Corn shipments are expected to arrive in Q1, and Fleischauer commented that they hope to exceed 108MGy ethanol production.

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