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Toyo awarded contract for a bioethanol production facility in Malaysia  

By Gerald Ondrey |

Toyo Engineering & Construction Sdn. Bhd. (Toyo-Malaysia), a Malaysian subsidiary of Toyo Engineering Corp. (Toyo; Chiba, Japan; www.toyo-eng.co.jp)  has been awarded a contract to build a bioethanol production facility with a capability of 10,000 ton/yr  by a joint -venture company between GlycosBio Asia Sdn. Bhd. and Malaysian Bio-Xchell Sdn. Bhd., located in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. GlycosBio Asia Sdn. Bhd. is a subsidiary of Glycos Biotechnologies Inc. (Houston; www.glycosbio.com). Bio-XCell Sdn. Bhd. owns and develops a government-supported biotechnology industrial park focused on the advancement of industrial and healthcare biotechnology in Malaysia. This plant is to produce industrial grade bioethanol from crude glycerin. Toyo-Malaysia will execute the project under a turnkey contract covering Engineering, Procurement, construction and commissioning. The project is scheduled for completion in the second quarter of 2013. The plant will be developed in several phases with a total production capacity rate up to 30,000 ton/yr being reached by 2014. A pdf file is not available for this short news release.
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