Meet the vendors showcasing their equipment and services at the 13th Annual BioCycle Conference on Renewable Energy From Organics Recycling, October 20-23 in Columbus, Ohio. To register for this event, go to www.BioCycleEnergy.com
BioCycle September 2013, Vol. 54, No. 9, p. 62
2G CENERGY Power Systems Technologies, Inc.
2G CENERGY Power Systems Technologies Inc. is a global leader in the biogas CHP cogeneration industry, developing and manufacturing highly efficient biogas energy conversion systems. 2G specializes in the manufacturing of highly advanced and efficient biogas CHP modules. With more than 3,500 power plants installed, 2G is an unmatched expert, manufacturing systems that are designed “connection ready.” All are fully factory-tested and come as complete “All-In-One/Plug & Play” modules. 2G Combined Heat & Power and Energy Conversion Systems for the North and South American market are manufactured at 2G CENERGY’s modern 60,000 square feet manufacturing plant in the U.S.
ADI Systems Inc.
ADI Systems Inc. is a treatment technology and waste-to-energy solutions provider for the industrial wastewater marketplace. ADI offers a number of solutions to industry including high-strength wastewater treatment, water reuse/recycle, stillage and waste solids digestion, and biogas treatment and utilization. ADI’s services are offered as a technology package or on a design/build basis and include extensive start-up, commissioning, training and aftercare support to ensure optimal performance. Bench- and pilot-scale studies are often carried out in advance of full-scale installations to confirm treatability.
AgSTAR – U.S. EPA
AgSTAR is a voluntary outreach and technical assistance program that promotes use of biogas recovery technologies at livestock operations to cost-effectively reduce methane emissions and achieve significant co-benefits. AgSTAR collaborates with other stakeholders to develop strategies to accelerate the adoption of these technologies. For additional information, visit www.epa.gov/agstar.
ALLU Group, Inc.
ALLU Group offers a complete line of technologically advanced screening, crushing, windrow turning, soil stabilizing and compacting equipment and attachments for the asphalt, compost, environmental, recycling, green waste, demolition and pipeline industries.
American Biogas Council
The American Biogas Council is the trade association for the biogas industry. The ABC represents over 167 companies dedicated to maximizing the production and use of biogas from organic waste. Members include anaerobic digester designers, multinational engine manufacturers, farmers, waste management companies, municipalities, natural gas providers, engineering and law firms, nonprofits, universities and the entire biogas supply chain. And our membership should include your company too! Please visit our booth or ask a member to learn more. And be sure to see all the ABC events at REFOR13!
Applied Technologies, Inc.
Applied Technol-ogies, Inc. is a multidiscipline engineering firm specializing in the conversion of organic material to biogas and the utilization of biogas as a valued energy source in both the public and private sectors.
Avensys Solutions is a Canadian leader in instrumentation and systems for process and environmental monitoring. With strong expertise in Biogas/Landfill gas measurement and cost effective solutions, Avensys measures and controls biogas production including low methane concentration, high sulphur concentration with more effective process controls. A wide range of instruments to measure methane (CH4), carbon dioxide (CO2), hydrogen sulfide (H2S), oxygen (O2), Flow, Level, Temperature, Water Quality and more are offered to provide better control of the process. Avensys Solutions also offers equipment related to desulphurization and electric power monitoring.
BioBag is the world’s largest brand of certified compostable bags and films. Our bags assist communities, residents and businesses with collection of organic waste for composting. BIOgroupUSA has worked with numerous haulers, composters and government agencies to start, promote and maintain composting programs. BioBag products meet ASTM D6400 specifications and include: bags from 2- to 96+ gallons, films for packaging and agriculture and customized products for retail and commercial businesses. Ask about our Community Discount Program on compostable bags and free food scrap collection buckets for new residential organic waste program pilots.
BioMRF Technologies Inc.
BioMRF™ Technologies Inc. provides in-vessel composting and biodrying systems for the treatment of food waste, yard waste, biosolids, digested organics, biomass, mixed MSW (sorted/unsorted) and animal by-products. The systems offered to waste recycling businesses, municipal authorities and waste generators include the Ecomaster Biotunnel; more than 100 units of this modular composting technology, licensed by the Atzwanger Group (Bolzano, Italy), are currently installed and successfully operating. Customized for each application, the advanced control software operates a fully automated system, constantly delivering bioprocess data and low energy consumption. Large centralized biofilters remove odors and VOCs.
BKT Co. Ltd.
BKT provides proven and unique digestate treatment technology for various types of biogas plants. The antifouling membrane system, FMX, specializes in the liquid-solid separation for high density, high viscosity, and high solid applications. FMX can successfully achieve the discharge target and recover nutrients from digestate with downstream reverse osmosis. The FMX concentrate also contributes to stable operation of biogas plants and increases biogas productivity by capturing and returning microorganisms to the digester. This process, Activated Anaerobic Digestion (AAD), is validated by collaboration with TetraTech and Hydromantis. BKT also provides biological wastewater treatment and energy solutions to the water industry.
Boerger specializes in reliable and cost-effective Rotary Lobe Pumps and Macerating Technology for the conveyance of low to high viscous and abrasive materials.
Brad Penn Lubricants
Brad Penn Biogas Engine Oils are premium quality stationary gas engine oils with enhanced alkalinity reserve designed for use in applications where fuel gas is generated from anaerobic digestion of manure, compost and/or landfill residue. Brad Penn Lubricants are made in the USA and refined using Pennsylvania Grade Crude Oil.
Brown Industrial, Inc.
Brown Industrial has been manufacturing for the recycling industry for over 65 years. Watertight bodies, trailers and roll-off units are available in aluminum, steel and 409 stainless steel. Front, side and rear load options.
BRUGG Pipesystems is a worldwide leader in the manufacturing of corrugated stainless steel flexible piping both in single and double-wall design. The BRUGG BIOFLEX stainless steel corrugated pipe has proven itself in hundreds of digesters as the most efficient pipe available. The “endless” BIOFLEX pipe offers a significant increase in heat transfer due to the corrugation, enlarged heat transfer area and stainless steel pipe material resulting in less pipe required per digester. This feature, along with the lack of joints inside the digester, vastly reduces installation time and potential leaks.
CH Four Biogas
Progressive developer of Waste-to-Energy systems throughout North and South America. Providing a full suite of services to our clients in the agricultural, industrial and municipal sectors.
Cornerstone Environmental Group, LLC/BioCNG
Cornerstone Environmental Group, LLC (www.cornerstoneeg.com) is an environmental engineering consulting and field service firm dedicated to providing services to the solid waste industry and commercial and industrial clients throughout the nation. Cornerstone assists solid waste and agricultural waste manager’s transition to effective resource management, incorporating alternative organics management systems to generate renewable products. Cornerstone has developed a patent pending biogas conditioning system that economically produces biogas-based fuel “BioCNG” (www.biocng.us) to power compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicles. The innovative system is operating successfully, running several small fleets on CNG produced from landfill gas, wastewater treatment plant digesters, and anaerobic food waste digester biogas — and at a fraction of the cost of gasoline!
Delta Instrument LLC
Delta Instrument provides on-line Instrumentation and related services to the Process Measurement, Emissions and Combustion Control Industries. Delta offers its customers a high level of personalized customer service and support. Delta Instrument specializes in the supply of process control instrumentation to a wide range of industries and has many years of highly specialized experience in the application, service and sales of the types of equipment available.
DODA USA, Inc.
DODA offers organic waste solutions by manufacturing a broad variety of products in the industrial, agricultural and municipal solid waste industries, such as: Bio-Separators, Anaerobic Digester Mixers, Rotary Sludge Thickeners, Centrifugal Chopper Pumps, Screw Separators, Roller Separators and more. DODA’s engineering know-how, and proven successful experience gained over half a century and hundreds of turnkey projects, enables DODA to offer custom solutions in the organic waste industry with strict adherence to cost/benefit advantages.
DoppstadtUS, and EcoVerse Company based in Avon, Ohio, offers a wide range of Environmental Recycling Equipment in both portable and stationary configurations. All Doppstadt manufactured products are built with precision German engineering, to provide the finest quality machinery available to the Material Processing Industry and to be extremely efficient and easy to maintain. Complementing the Doppstadt product line in the U.S. market, EcoVerse, through “N-40 Compost” also distributes nationally a full range of portable “Backhus” Compost Turners and “Backers” Star Screen units.
As a leading provider of innovative dairy manure handling equipment through North America, DariTech Inc. is bringing its products to the environmental field through DT-Environmental (DTE). With the Enviro-Drum, food and other organic wastes can be handled in a controlled environment. Using the proper mixing and aeration, the composting process can be greatly accelerated, leading to reduced land and storage requirements and lower manpower and other operating costs.
Eisenmann is a leading industrial solutions provider of environmental and process technology operating in 12 locations worldwide with U.S. headquarters near Chicago, Illinois, and with 3,600 professionals drawing on 60 years experience to develop new systems designed to customer specifications. Eisenmann offers customized biogas plants, highly effective in generating biogas from organic matter. The high-solids anaerobic digestion system handles a wide variety of feedstocks to maximize gas yield. With over 90 plants operating, ranging from 12 to 80 tons per day, it is the optimum solution for a variety of applications.
Energy Cube LLC.
Energy Cube LLC. is a manufacturer of Biological Gas Scrubbers and Gas Handling Equipment. Our gas scrubbers reduce the environmental impact and add years to the life of equipment. Remote monitoring and controls are also a part of the scrubbers systems.
Energy Systems Group
Energy Systems Group (ESG) is an award-winning project delivery company providing turnkey sustainable and efficient solutions that allow owners to maximize their energy and operational performance, while reducing their carbon footprint. ESG designs, builds and operates central plant facilities, landfill gas reclamation facilities, anaerobic digesters, and cogeneration facilities for public and private owners. ESG also provides cost-effective building systems solutions for the government, education, healthcare and commercial sectors across the United States.
FAN Separator USA/Bauer North America
The Fan Press Screw Separator (PSS) is an excellent machine made for separation of suspended solids from liquids and sludges. With its compact design, it is easy to install and simple to maintain. Various models in stainless steel and cast iron are available. Different heavy-duty gearbox motors, ranging from 4 kW to 30 kW, drive the rotating shaft inside of the screw press. Depending on the application, capacities between 5 and 350 cubic meters can be achieved (between 10 and 50 tons of dry solids). The inflow can have a very low solid concentration with less than 1 percent dry matter (DM), or more than 20 percent DM; separated solids DM can be up to 65 percent. The screen slot size ranges between 0.1 mm and 1.0 mm. After the PSS, a centrifuge classifier separator might be useful to achieve further treatment of the wastewater.
Farmatic has been a leading international biogas and waste water EPC for 50 years, delivering design, engineering, technology, components and turnkey plants. Our company is an innovative provider of solutions for customers in agriculture, industry, and municipalities. With over 300 completed anaerobic digesters globally, Farmatic plants achieve results that set new standards; many innovations developed over the years have become standard throughout the industry. Farmatic plants are guaranteed to last, perform reliably, and offer impressive levels of efficiency, low operating costs and superior ease of maintenance. Farmatic is ISO 9001 and RAL certified.
Fluid Engineering is an Erie, Pennsylvania manufacturer of pipeline strainers and filtration systems serving a variety of industries including, but not limited to: Traditional oil and gas, biofuel, power generation, pulp and paper and water treatment, both domestically and internationally. Fluid Engineering designs and manufactures a full line of custom automatic self-cleaning strainers, duplex, simplex, cone and “Y” strainers. The TM Filtration Division offers a wide variety of gas filtration products. A featured product is the patented coalescing gas filter utilizing a “New Flow Technology” (or outside-to-In) flow that offers superior filtration.
Geomembrane Technologies Inc. (GTI)
GTI (Geomembrane Technologies Inc.) has been supplying tank and lagoon covers and containment liners for water and wastewater applications for over 30 years and has 150+ installations worldwide in the industrial, municipal and agricultural sectors. The innovative cover designs are constructed from flexible membrane fabrics that are either structurally supported or floating. These innovative covers effectively control odor, collect gas, provide thermal protection, prevent chemical depletion, control evaporation and control algae. Our covers are designed, fabricated and installed to meet high quality standards by following stringent QA/QC procedures and are custom-designed to meet site-specific requirements.
GICON® Engineering North America GmbH is a member company of the GICON Group and provides design, construction supervision, commissioning and optimization services for biogas plants in the U.S. and Canada. Our GICON Process is a patented high-solids anaerobic digestion (HSAD) process, and proven wet fermentation technologies. GICON engineers have designed/commissioned over 70 biogas plants in over a dozen countries in Europe, Asia, Africa and North America and are consequently well prepared to adapt to local design and construction standards and norms. In Canada, GICON designed Harvest Power’s 40,000 tons/year Energy Garden for food waste and lawn/garden waste utilizing the GICON Process.
Harvest creates a more sustainable future by helping communities better manage and beneficially reuse their organic waste. The company has 30 facilities and 500 employees across North America that use a platform of technologies — including anaerobic digestion, composting and wood processing — to process organic materials and provide clean energy, compost, natural fertilizers and a range of mulches.
Komptech develops solutions and manufactures machinery and systems for the treatment of waste and biomass. Customer value is the focal point of our collective action as we strive to be the technological leader through our continual innovation. Komptech strives for long-term and mutually successful partnerships with our customers backed by actions oriented towards ethical principles.
Kraft Power Corporation
Kraft Power Corp. was founded in 1965 and today we are leaders in the field of generator power systems, combined heat and power (CHP), power transmission products, diesel and gas engines and generator sets for both stand-by and continuous duty applications, as well as full service, parts and accessories. Kraft Power currently operate 9 locations in 9 states and focuses on the sales, distribution, maintenance and renting of a wide range of gas and diesel engines and generator power systems for industrial, residential, marine, mobile and CHP/cogeneration applications. Our systems operate on a variety of fuels including natural gas, landfill gas, sewage gas, mining gas, diesel and biofuels. Kraft Power Corp. offers full 24/7 service 365 days a year.
KSB, with a long tradition in mixers and agitators, is known for its innovative solutions and is a leader in energy efficiency. KSB reduces the energy consumption of biogas plants using highly efficient submersible mixers and pumps. Our low-speed submersible agitators are ideally suited for biogas facilities. Together, these pumps and mixers ensure smooth substrate handling and trouble-free process in the connected combined heat and power plants. Pumps, valves and services from KSB are key to responsible water and wastewater handling. From transport and treatment to disposal, KSB’s quality water and wastewater pumps and mixers operate with complete reliability.
Landfill Energy Systems
Landfill Energy Systems (LES), a subsidiary of EIFREH Renewable Energy Holdings, is one of the landfill gas industry’s largest privately owned developers of landfill gas to energy projects in the U.S. LES’s experience includes the design, construction and operation of high- and medium-Btu projects along with over 230 MW of landfill gas-fueled electric power generation facilities. The company has over 25 years of experience developing, operating and maintaining electric generation, high-Btu and medium-Btu projects. LES’s affiliate, LES Renewable NG, is currently constructing a state of the art renewable natural gas processing plant at SWACO’s Franklin County Landfill scheduled to begin commercial operations in early 2014.
Mapro International S.p.A. was established in 1959 and manufactures biogas blowers and compressors. Our biogas regenerative blowers are suitable for pressures up to 8 psig and flow rates up to 700 Scfm. Their major application is the gas engines or burners feeding. Mapro’s biogas sliding vane compressors are suitable for pressures up to 55 psig and flow rates up to 1,750 Scfm and their major application is the biogas circulation in anaerobic digesters (for sludge mixing). Mapro group has sold more than 17,000 biogas units so far and the remarkable and consolidated experience acquired ensures reliability and product safety.
Martin Machinery LLC
Martin Machinery LLC is a manufacturer of Power Generation Systems for the Gas Industry. Various makes and models of Spark Ignited Engines are available to run on your selection of gas, such as digester, landfill, coal bed, natural, and wastewater gas. Martin Machinery also builds Complete Controls Systems and Utility Switchgear to put the power where you need it.
MEGTEC Systems, Inc.
MEGTEC is a leading global design, engineering and manufacturing company providing industrial products and services to a diverse customer base serving many industries and processes including renewable fuels, waste to energy, off gases from biogas upgrading, odor control in waste handling plants, gas engine emissions, VOC removal, acid gas and particulate removal from waste to energy, power generation and others. Environmental product offerings include oxidizers, heat recovery, solvent recovery, distillation systems and precipitators and scrubbers to incinerate, filter, recover and/or purify air, liquid and vapor-phase effluents from a variety of manufacturing processes.
NETZSCH Pumps North America, LLC
NETZSCH Pumps North America, LLC is the North American subsidiary of the globally operating group of NETZSCH companies. For over six decades NETZSCH has been manufacturing and supplying NEMO® Progressing Cavity Pumps and TORNADO® Rotary Lobe Pumps (Classic T1 version and T2, the most technologically advanced RLP in the market), screw pumps, macerators/grinders, metering systems, mobile pumps and accessory equipment for custom and challenging applications. NETZSCH’s markets include Oil and Gas Upstream, Oil and Gas Downstream, Chemical, Pulp and Paper, Environmental and Energy, Metering Technology and Food and Pharmaceutical (FDA, 3A and EHEDG compliant). Our innovative, premium quality products are known and valued worldwide.
Northeast Energy Systems
Northeast Energy Systems and its sister company Western Energy Systems are the exclusive distributer for the GE Jenbacher gas engine line. Over 3,000 biogas engines are installed worldwide. Our philosophy is to provide quality equipment with a record of reliability supported by an experienced product support group.
Novamont North America, Inc.
Novamont is one of the world’s leading producers of certified compostable biopolymers. Since 1989, its family of Mater-Bi resins have been used worldwide to produce compostable products like bags, liners and food service ware that are essential for the effective separation, collection and composting of organic waste. Novamont’s mission is to find solutions to environmental problems, encouraging the transition from a product-based economy to a system-based economy: Innovative products made with renewable agricultural materials, which return to the soil to complete the carbon cycle.
NSI Neal Systems
Neal Systems Incorporated (NSI) is a supplier of biogas analyzers and integrator of instrumentation, control and data acquisition systems.
Octaform Systems Inc
Octaform is a PVC, stay-in-place concrete forming system that is ideal for the intense demands of anaerobic digestion. In one step, Octaform forms and protects concrete, leaving a built-in, watertight and corrosion-resistant finish that is perfect for biogas tanks.
From natural gas combined heat and power (CHP) for facilities to alternative biogas electric utility power, Caterpillar has reliable solutions to fit your needs. From powerful gas generator sets to unsurpassed dealer service and support, Caterpillar offers standard turnkey solutions for your industry. Ohio CAT and Caterpillar can offer expertise in controls and switchgear, fuel systems, after-treatment and provide enclosures to complete the solution. Other services available include customer support agreements, project finance and rental power and temperature control assets to insure you’re “Always On.”
Ohio Development Services Agency’s Office of Energy
The Office of Energy works to grow the economy of the state by connecting companies and communities to financial and technical resources to increase efficiency and deploy advanced energy technologies. The Office of Energy is designated as the state’s energy office by the State of Ohio and the U.S. Department of Energy, and is responsible for administering U.S. Department of Energy funding allocated to the state and for carrying out requirements in the Energy Policy Act.
The Ohio State University’s Office of Energy and Environment OBIC Bioproducts Innovation Center
The Ohio State University’s Office of Energy and Environment and the OBIC Bioproducts Innovation Center at the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences work together to promote biomass research and development, and accelerate bioproduct commercialization. OBIC provides stakeholders with our unique “Cell to Sell”® Innovation Pipeline process that links interdependent firms, including biomass providers, processors, specialty chemical and polymer companies, manufacturers, research institutions, and trade associations. Members share information, experience and resources to increase chances for success. In addition to OBIC’s branded stewardship, we ensure that each cluster has three critical components for success: market pull, biobased feedstocks, and process-enabling technologies.
OMI Industries’ patented product Ecosorb is revolutionizing industries that deal with malodor problems, whether it be year-round, seasonal or application-based. Ecosorb is extremely effective and completely safe to use around people, plants and animals. Ecosorb products eliminate odors without using masking agents, and contain zero toxins or harmful VOCs. The unique formulations are incredibly versatile, making Ecosorb products effective for numerous odors, and able to be delivered in a variety of ways — including atomization, vaporization, as an additive or in gel coating formulation.
Organics Recycling Association of Ohio
The Organics Recycling Association of Ohio (ORAO) is a nonprofit organization that believes by educating ourselves and others, by sharing information, cooperating to solve problems, and making our voice heard, we can bring about positive changes throughout the composting and organics recycling industry. Organics recycling is a cost-effective solid waste management technique that produces a valuable product. Our goal is to enhance the development of the organics recycling industry and to encourage further research and advancement of an environmentally sound industry and compost quality standards.
OWS is celebrating its 25th Anniversary and the opening of four new projects in 2013, and two more under construction. OWS offers an unmatched combination of patented AD technology, international design-build services and a globally accredited full service laboratory. Whether your project involves source separated organics, mixed waste or agricultural materials, OWS can provide the right solution to optimize technical and economic performance. Stop by our booth to see videos of our installations!
Perennial Energy (PEI) designs, manufactures, packages and supplies biogas extraction, compression, treatment and dehydration systems. The systems are skid mounted, custom designed per project requirements, and factory tested. In addition, PEI brings more than 25 years of biogas flaring (Candlestick and Enclosed) experience to your project, offering fully integrated flare systems with our treatment skids, enabling seamless management of biogas extraction, compression, combustion, custody transfer and delivery for your biogas utilization project.
SCARAB International, LLLP
The self-propelled, straddle-type SCARAB windrow composting machine, capable of turning and aerating, in a single pass, a properly dispersed windrow of organic material, is designed to be the solution to organic waste management. It allows the solid waste manager to isolate and accelerate the natural process of decomposition in large quantities of virtually any type of organic waste. With its unsurpassed ability to thoroughly mix, size and aerate a properly formed windrow, the SCARAB creates and maintains an ideal biological environment to convert organic material into a clean, stable, odorless compost. A SCARAB can be customized to meet a customer’s site constraints. With 41 years of experience, over 460 machines placed in successful service throughout the United States and over 15 foreign countries, SCARAB’s international reputation as the true pioneer and undisputed industry leader in windrow composting technology is well deserved. SCARAB continues to be the standard by which all others are measured in terms of efficiency, durability and simplicity of operation. Let us design a SCARAB to meet your needs.
Scott Equipment Company
Scott Equipment Company is a leading manufacturer and global provider of custom processing equipment and continues to be on the forefront of anaerobic digestion and food separation technology. Scott Equipment manufactures the Turbo Separator, which is a unique machine used to separate the product contents from cans, packages, cartons, or grocery waste, and allows for up to 99 percent product recovery. It can also be used to power screen products to reduce particle size by utilizing adjustable speeds and screen size variations. In addition, Scott Equipment designs and manufactures batch, as well as continuous, mixers and blenders, coolers for ground material, crushers, and Smooth Wall Storage Bins.
SUMA America Inc.
SUMA has specialized in biogas, liquid manure and wastewater agitators since 1957. SUMA provides low maintenance, high capacity submersible and non-submersible agitators using the latest technologies and innovations. SUMA produces high performance, modular and custom solutions. Our dedication, knowledge and experience coupled with in-house manufacturing and production provides quality in both products and mixing results. SUMA’s philosophy, to benefit our customers and the environment, determines everything we do. The success that SUMA enjoys is rooted in the satisfaction of our customers; their success goes hand-in-hand with our task of manufacturing products.
ThermoEnergy is a diversified technologies company engaged in the worldwide development, sales and commercialization of patented and/or proprietary industrial, municipal and agricultural wastewater treatment technologies. ThermoEnergy Corporation has spent nearly two decades developing sustainable water treatment and clean energy technologies that help clients operate more efficiently, save money, reduce their carbon footprints and meet sustainability goals. Our ammonia recovery systems can recycle the nitrogen in anaerobic digestate into fertilizer products, while recovering clean water for agricultural use or safe disposal.
Unison Solutions, Inc
Unison Solutions, Inc., founded in 2000, is an industry leader in biogas conditioning, BioCNG vehicle fuel systems and distributed generation. Unison Solutions systems have been installed around the world at landfills, wastewater treatment facilities, dairies and food processing digester plants. Unison has manufactured gas conditioning and compression packages in sizes that range from 20 scfm up to 8,000 scfm. Our expertise in purifying biogas includes hydrogen sulfide removal, siloxane removal, CO2 removal, compression and gas quality monitoring.
Vaughan Company, Inc.
For over 52 years, Vaughan Company has been a leader in quality and service in the pumping industry specializing in process mixing systems, biowaste, as well as fats, oils and grease recycling. Vaughan’s Rotamix Process Mixing System is today’s most cost-effective means of mechanical jet mixing, consisting of an engineered arrangement of floor-mounted nozzles fed by a Vaughan chopper pump. Continuously chopped solids not only eliminate nozzle clogging, but also enhance sludge quality. Vaughan promises the best not only in product design, reliability, dependability and availability, but also in service and support, assuring the lowest in life cycle costs.
Increase gas output while reducing residual solids! Vogelsang provides mixing, pumping, solids reduction and sludge lysing products for biogas production. EnergyJet and QuickMix provide precision co-ferment mixing of silage and slurry for maximum gas output. BioCrack high voltage sludge lysing increases gas yield by enhancing the fermentation process. RotaCut removes hard heavy objects from the stream and conditions sludge for optimum gas output. VX Series Rotary Lobe pumps provide smooth pulsation-free flow of viscous slurry. Vogelsang offers manifold piping systems that allow one pump to feed and recirculate multiple digesters with a single pumping station.
Yield Energy Inc.
Yield Energy has secured the North American rights to a proprietary AD solution (www.Fitec.com) that can process expired and packaged food waste and organic waste streams with higher levels of physical impurities. Other biogas technologies rely on clean organic inputs, thus restricting both the available inputs and associated tipping fees. There is a need to remove the contaminants (glass, bones, metal, plastic, plastic bags) prior to and during the AD process to produce the highest yield of biogas and cleanest digestate (end product). Yield Energy achieves this by being able to utilize and process higher contaminated feedstocks than in use today, allowing for greater feedstock flexibility that generates higher tipping fee revenue.
YukChuk LLC is a new entry into the Kitchen Food Waste/Compost Container industry. After 2.5 years in development and design, a YukChuk combines user-friendliness and patent pending double lid lock and living hinge technology to keep smelly odors in and pesky fruit flies out. YukChuk LLC caters to web retail sales, all commercial enterprises, and can produce unlimited quantities with your own custom logos.
REFOR13 Double Platinum Sponsor quasar energy group Partners And Collaborators
quasar energy group
quasar energy group is a Cleveland, Ohio, based waste-to-energy company that designs, builds, owns and operates anaerobic digestion renewable energy systems. The systems process biomass (organic waste) that otherwise would be sent to a landfill or be incinerated. The process emits biogas, which is then used for electricity, pipeline quality gas, or compressed natural gas (CNG). quasar is at the forefront of building a new national industry creating affordable renewable energy while presenting businesses with the opportunity to develop sustainable waste management strategies.
Forest City Enterprises, Inc.
Forest City Enterprises, Inc. is an NYSE-listed national real estate company with $10.6 billion in total assets. The company is principally engaged in the ownership, development, management and acquisition of commercial and residential real estate and land throughout the U.S. At Forest City, sustainability is a core value, and as such the company develops and invests in renewable energy facilities that can support its real estate portfolio.
Headquartered in Racine, Wisconsin, InSinkErator, a business unit of Emerson Electric Co., is the world’s largest manufacturer of food waste disposers and instant hot water dispensers for home and commercial use. InSinkErator also produces organics recycling systems to divert commercial food waste from landfills directly into anaerobic digesters for recycling into energy. In 1927, the first disposer was invented a few blocks from the current InSinkErator headquarters. Racine architect John W. Hammes had the idea, perfected and patented it, and later founded the company. In 2013, and with operations in over 100 countries, the company celebrated its 75th anniversary.
Kurtz Bros., Inc.
With over 65 years of experience, Kurtz Bros., Inc. is a pioneer in caring for Ohio’s environment and natural resources. Using specialized techniques in resource management the company produces the finest landscaping materials while also becoming a frontrunner in environmental recycling technologies. Kurtz Bros. specializes in finding beneficial reuse opportunities that incorporate recycled materials to keep themselves, and the industries they work with, sustainable. Today, Kurtz Bros., Inc. continues to earn an excellent reputation for serving construction, demolition and recycling needs of industries throughout Ohio.
Rexel, a worldwide leader in electrical solutions and supplies to the industrial, residential and commercial markets, provides best in class logistics and technical expertise. Rexel is not a manufacturer. Through its distribution networks, Rexel is the preferred partner of professionals in the electrical chain from electricians to key industrial accounts and equipment manufacturers. Rexel operates in 37 countries with 2,300 branches, a distribution network of more than 40 banners and 31,000 employees. Throughout the world, it is accelerating electrical advances in close collaboration with its customers and partners, providing a single point of access to a world of solutions.
Ringler Energy, LLC is a green energy company with a focus on sustainability in both agriculture and industry. As a commitment to help corporations save and communities conserve, Ringler Energy creates beneficial reuse by recycling waste to energy. Our emphasis is on environmental stewardship while utilizing livestock manure, biomass and clean renewable energy on a modern agriculture platform.
Rockwell Automation, Inc.
Rockwell Automation, Inc., the world’s largest company dedicated to industrial automation and information, makes its customers more productive and the world more sustainable. Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Rockwell Automation employs over 21,000 people serving customers in more than 80 countries.
In anaerobic digester tank applications, Tank Connection’s (TC) RTP (rolled, tapered panel) bolted tank design coated with LIQ Fusion 7000 FBE™ is unmatched in performance compared to other bolted tank designs. TC is the only storage tank manufacturer worldwide that designs, manufactures and installs all types of steel storage tanks including bolted RTP, field-weld, shop-weld and hybrid tank construction. Rely on TC to focus on the factors that should be addressed in digester applications. At TC, we manufacture the #1 bolted liquid storage tank available in the world! Get Connected with Tank Connection!
The Dupps Company
The Dupps Food Waste Depackaging System separates organic from nonorganic materials, including packaging materials such as plastics and paper. It’s ideal for turning food processing, supermarket and restaurant waste streams — and any other food items suitable for recycling — into profitable, value-added product. A heavy-duty shredder and a specially designed screw press processes waste food and packaging, separating the nonorganic solids from viscous food waste. A washing drum cleans fats and other organic material from removed packaging. The Dupps Food Waste Depackaging system provides feedstock capacity up to 350 cubic feet per hour, depending upon material composition, all in a compact, easy-maintenance design.