Technip awarded biomass-to-liquids plant contract in Finland
7:17 AM MDT | June 13, 2013 | Natasha Alperowicz
Forest (Helsinki) has awarded a €5-million ($6.7 million) contract to Technip for the front-end engineering design (FEED) of a new, second-generation biomass-to-liquid (BTL) plant to be built on Ajos Island, Finland. The plant will produce approximately 140,000 m.t./year of biodiesel and naphtha from wood and by-products from the wood-processing industry. This feedstock does not compete with the food chain and has a low carbon dioxide footprint. Technip will develop the process design package for the hydrogen production unit based on its steam...
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