Tag: Kansas

ICM and Agribrasil to develop dry mill grain ethanol production in Mato Grosso

ICM and Agribrasil to develop dry mill grain ethanol production in Mato Grosso

March 9, 2022 |

In Kansas, ICM and Agribrasil have signed an agreement to develop a greenfield dry-mill grain ethanol production facility near Canarana in the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso. The facility will utilize ICM’s proprietary process technologies, including Base Tricanter System™ for corn oil recovery, patented Selective Milling Technology™ for milling optimization, and patented Fiber Separation Technology™ […]

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Kansas company creates more comfortable prosthetics using hemp fiber

Kansas company creates more comfortable prosthetics using hemp fiber

February 21, 2022 |

In Kansas, a company called Human Plant Solutions has developed lower-extremity prosthetics using a hemp fibers.   The company was cofounded in 2017 by medical device entrepreneur Sam Spallitta and prosthetic technician Kyle Trivisonno after the two met at a hemp conference. The company is using hemp yarn sourced from China and automated knitting equipment […]

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ICM to install Advanced Processing Package at Lincolnland Agri-Energy

ICM to install Advanced Processing Package at Lincolnland Agri-Energy

January 25, 2022 |

In Kansas, ICM has signed a second contract this year to install its Advanced Processing Package (APP), which will enable Lincolnland Agri-Energy to produce high-protein animal feed at its facility in Illinois. APP™ includes four patented and patent-pending separation technologies: Selective Milling Technology™, Fiber Separation Technology Next Gen™, Feed Optimization Technology™ and Thin Stillage Solids […]

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Bartlett to invest $325M in new soybean crushing facility in Kansas

Bartlett to invest $325M in new soybean crushing facility in Kansas

October 13, 2021 |

In Kansas, Governor Laura Kelly applauded plans from Bartlett, a Savage Company, to invest $325 million in a large soybean crushing facility project in Montgomery County that will create 50 new jobs in Southeast Kansas.  “Agriculture-based and renewable energy businesses are major economic drivers in Kansas, and I am extremely pleased to see Bartlett recognize […]

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Kansas biofuel projects announced with USDA’s over $5M investments

Kansas biofuel projects announced with USDA’s over $5M investments

August 22, 2021 |

In Kansas, United States Department of Agriculture Acting State Director for Rural Development Kansas Dan Fischer announced that USDA is investing $5.19 million to build infrastructure to expand the availability of higher-blend renewable biofuels through three projects in Kansas. USDA is making the awards under the Higher Blends Infrastructure Incentive Program. The funding will help […]

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ICM to design Neomille corn-based biorefinery in Mato Grosso do Sul

ICM to design Neomille corn-based biorefinery in Mato Grosso do Sul

August 3, 2021 |

In Kansas, ICM has signed an agreement with Neomille, a subsidiary of Cerradinho Bioenergia, to design a bio-refinery in the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso do Sul. Construction will take place in Maracaju, 160 kilometers southwest of the state capital. The greenfield plant will deliver a corn grinding capacity of 3,400 MT daily and produce […]

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Soybean golf balls are tee-rific idea

Soybean golf balls are tee-rific idea

August 2, 2021 |

In Kansas, researchers are developing biodegradable golf balls out of soybeans because the planet doesn’t get to claim a mulligan when novice golfers shank their balls so far out of bounds they are never seen again.  The work was done at the Kansas Polymer Research Center at Pittsburg State university in partnership with the Missouri […]

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ICM to be EPC and exclusive distributor for Visionary Fiber Technologies

ICM to be EPC and exclusive distributor for Visionary Fiber Technologies

June 16, 2021 |

In Kansas, ICM, Inc., has signed an agreement with Visionary Fiber Technologies, Inc. (“VFT”), to be the exclusive distributor and engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor for their fiber reactor separation technology in the ethanol space. VFT’s patented proprietary fiber reactor technology is a refinement process for feedstocks such as distillers corn oil, a coproduct […]

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ICM to upgrade Lakeview Plymouth Energy’s ethanol plant with new distillation tech

ICM to upgrade Lakeview Plymouth Energy’s ethanol plant with new distillation tech

April 19, 2021 |

In Kansas, ICM, Inc., has signed an agreement with Lakeview Plymouth Energy, LLC, to upgrade the ethanol producer’s distillation system and convert its high-pressure distillation system to ICM’s proprietary lower-temperature vacuum distillation. With this process optimization, ethanol plants with Delta-T technology and other high-pressure distillation plants have an opportunity to lower the cost of producing […]

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CVR Energy looking at renewable diesel at Coffeyville refinery

CVR Energy looking at renewable diesel at Coffeyville refinery

November 4, 2020 |

In Kansas, Reuters reports CVR Energy is jumping onto the renewable diesel bandwagon like many other refiners, exploring the possibility to produce the fuel at its Coffeyville refinery if production at its Wynnewood, Oklahoma refinery is successful. The Coffeyville facility has excess hydrogen capacity which could be retrofitted to produce renewable diesel. The Wynnewood retrofit […]

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