联系我们

迪斯美为此行业提供专业解决方案




News
Turkey I Turkey I India I Russia I Spain I Russia I India I India I Pakistan I Pakistan I India I Malaysia I Indonesia l Morocco l Thailand l Romania l Belgium l South Korea l China l South Africa I Pakistan I Indonesia I USA I Nigeria I Turkey I India I Thailand I North America I Thailand I North America I Thailand I Indonesia I India I Thailand I Saudi Arabia I Argentina I Thailand I China I Tunisia I Poland I France I Turkey I South Africa I Russia I Netherlands I Colombia I Malaysia I Argentina I Tanzania I China I Belgium I Brazil I India I North America I Costa Rica I Mexico I Russia I Russia I Syria I Argentina I Bangladesh I The Netherlands I The Netherlands I Benin I Turkey I South KoreaI USA I Romania I Vietnam I Canada I Turkey I USA I Belgium I Turkey I Russia I Malaysia I Malaysia l Azerbaijan l Vietnam l Russia
20/12/2005  Additional Extraction Plant for EFKO (Russia)
 
The company EFKO reports to have awarded its 8
th contract to Desmet Ballestra since 1996.
 
It concerns a new extraction plant 1.000 TPD of dehulled sunflower cake corresponding
to 1.700 TPD sunflower seed. The plant is located at Alexevka in the Belgorod Region.
 
Today the production site at EFKO Company has the whole range of oil and fats processing equipment
- preparation, extraction (2 plants),
- refining including Qualistock & Multistock  (2 plants),
- hydrogenation and interesterification (2 plants),
- fractionation.

During these years, EFKO has grown from a small enterprise into one of the main leading oils & fats companies on the Russian market.


15/12/2005 New 600 TPD refinery in Vietnam

The company Cai Lan Oils & Fats Industries company Ltd reports to have selected Desmet Ballestra as technical partner for their new refinery , located in Southern Vietnam in Ho Chi Minh City.
The plant is a 600 tpd physical refining for Palm Oil.

Cai Lan Oils & Fats Industries is part of the KUOK group.

10/12/2005  New deodoriser for Azerbaijan
 
The company  BAKU Oil & Food Industry J.S.C. (Azerbaijan) reports to have selected the Desmet Ballestra Multistock Deodoriser and the Sublimax Ice Condensing System for their deodorizing project of 200 TPD.
 
BAKU Oil & Food Industry J.S.C. is part of Azersun Group, active in tea production, sugar, vegetable oil and foodstuff in Azerbaijan, Georgia, Dubai, Iran and Turkey.

They are a leading company in Azerbaijan.


30/11/2005 Large Statoliser Fractionation for Mewah Oils (Malaysia)
 
The company Mewah Oils Sdn Bhd reports to have selected the latest Desmet Ballestra Statoliser technology  for its new  PKO dry fractionation plant of large capacity.
 
Mewah is one of the largest oil refiners in Malaysia, concentrating themselves mainly in bulk oils.
 
When Mewah Oils Sdn Bhd decided to enter in specialty fats, Desmet Ballestra was shortlisted as technical partner.
 
This is one of the largest PKO Fractionation plant Desmet Ballestra will supply and is the result of a long term policy of innovation and constant Research & Development.



26/11/2005
New cocoa butter deodorizer for Malaysia
 
Guan Chong Cocoa Manufacturer Sdn Bhd reports to have selected the Desmet Ballestra Cobustrip  technology for its new cocoa butter deodorizing project.
 
Guan Chong Cocoa Manufacturer  plant was established in 1991 and currently has an annual production capacity of over 60,000 metric tonnes of cocoa beans, making it one of the largest manufacturer of cocoa derived food ingredients in Malaysia with customers all over the world.
 
Guan Chong Cocoa latest production process is using the most modern and state of the art technology and is supported by a team of knowledgeable and dedicated staff of chemists, food technologists and engineers to provide the market with quality cocoa products under the Favorich brand name.
 
The new Desmet Ballestra Cobustrip technology has been adopted by nearly all major cocoa butter processors in the world.



25/11/2005
New crushing plant in Russia
 
The company Rusagro has chosen Desmet Ballestra technologies and equipment for building the new oil crushing plant of 1000 TPD, including preparation, pre-pressing, extraction and meal pelletizing sections.
The construction site is near the town Lisky, in the Voronezh Region. The plant will be into operation before the harvest time in 2006.



20/11/2005 Emek Yag invests in a new Qualistock Deodorising unit (Turkey)
 
The company Emek Yag reports to have selected the De Smet Qualistock technology
for its new deodorising line of 300 TPD.
 
Emek Yag also started up very recently the De Smet Sublimax Ice Condensing system for
its existing refinery located in Bursa (Turkey).
 
Emek Yag is market leader in high quality refined oil in the Bursa region, and is very committed to the protection of the environment, the plant being surrounded by a residential area at the outskirts of Bursa.



10/11/2005 New linseed pressing plant in Belgium
 
The company Oliefabriek Lichtervelde, located in Lichtervelde (Belgium) reports to have selected one Rosedowns Sterling prepress and 2 Rosedowns Sterling second presses for their new linseed processing plant.
Oliefabriek Lichtervelde is specialised in the processing of linseed, in a natural solvent-free way.

Mr Haeck, Sales Manager, says: “Quality is our driving force. To provide us with the ability to offer a high-quality product, the choice of the raw materials is absolutely critical. In view of its outstanding quality, Oliefabriek Lichtervelde usually uses Canadian linseed”.
 
Oliefabriek Lichtervelde is very well known in Europe and its linseed oil products are used in many applications like paint, printings inks, linoleum, soap,… and recently for animal and human consumption.

 More information on Oliefabriek Lichtervelde  at http://www.oliefablichtervelde.com



05/11/2005 New Sublimax Ice Condensing in the USA
 
Owensboro Grain reports to have selected Desmet Ballestra Sublimax
technology for their new Ice Condensing System, to be installed on their
two Desmet Ballestra Multistock deodorizers.





20/10/2005 New deodorizer for Turkey

The company Gunay Yag San.Ltd.Sti., located in Trakia (Turkey), reports to have
selected the latest Desmet Ballestra Qualistock Technology for its new deodorizing project.



04/10/2005 New Qualistock deodorizer in Canada
 
The company Associated Proteins LP, located in Saint Agathe, Manitoba, Canada,
reports to have purchased a 350 tpd Desmet Ballestra Qualistock Deodorizer. 
 
Associated Proteins LP is running a 1.000 tpd rapeseed full press plant.

Associated Proteins LP is a major player in the market of the solvent-free
vegetable oil and claim to operate one of the largest plants in this market
niche.



31/09/2005 New large refinery in Vietnam

The company TUONG AN VEGETABLE OIL JOINT STOCK COMPANY reports to have selected the Desmet Ballestra technologies for the implementation of its new refining project.



The project includes the supply of a 150 tpd neutralising line and a 600 tpd
physical refining plant.

TUONG AN VEGETABLE OIL is one of the largest refineries in Vietnam
and is said to be one of the leading local brand in Vietnam.

Mrs Huynh Tuan Phuong Mai says: “ We have selected  Desmet Ballestra based on the technical evaluation of the project committee and we trust that with the start up of this new plant, we will be able to achieve even a higher market share in Vietnam.

The picture shows the contract signature ceremony with Mrs. Huynh Tuan Phuong Mai, General Director of Tuong An Vegetable Oil, and Mr. K.K Khoo, Managing Director of Desmet Ballestra South East Asia.



30/09/2005  Capacity increase for Argus (Romania)

The company S.C. Argus S.A., located in Constanza (Romania), reports to have selected Desmet Ballestra technologies for the capacity increase of its sunflower seed extraction plant.

Desmet Ballestra is the technical partner of Argus since decades in the field of preparation, extraction and refining. It is already the 5th project, handled on a real partnership basis.


26/09/2005  New deodorizer in the USA



The company Zeeland Farms in Zeeland, Michigan, USA, reports to have selected the latest Desmet Ballestra Deodorizing technologies for their new investment. The project comprizes a 450 tpd Qualistock FS deodorizer for soybean oil.

The company Zeeland Farms is a family company since many generations. Its name is well known in the vegetable oil market and stands for quality.

Desmet Ballestra is servicing North America with a fully technical staffed office in Atlanta.


15/09/2005 Major plant in operation for Lotte Samkang (South Korea)

The company « Lotte Samkang » reports the start-up
of its complete new vegetable oil complex comprising
4 integrated refining lines.

This vegetable oil complex includes all latest
technological developments of Desmet Ballestra
and comprises 26 different process sections,
able to process any kind of oil and fat into a high
quality end product.




07/09/2005  Emek Yag starts up a Sublimax Ice Condensing unit (Turkey)

The company Emek Yag reports to have started up the De Smet Sublimax Ice Condensing system for its existing refinery located in Bursa (Turkey).

Emek Yag is market leader in high quality refined oil in the Bursa region, and is very committed to the protection of the environment, the plant being surrounded by a residential area at the outskirts of Bursa.


28/08/2005 New refinery in Benin

The company Société Béninoise Des Corps Gras reports to have selected Desmet Ballestra
technologies for their 300 TPD refining and fractionation project.


10/08/2005 Significant investment in Botlek (The Netherlands)
Cargill reports to make significant investments at its refinery in Botlek, The Netherlands.

The company is planning to increase the refining capacity of coconut and palm kernel oils at the Botlek plant by over 200,000 MT per year, and that for quality palm oil by 300,000 MT per year to give the facility an overall refining capacity of over one million MT per year.

Cargill has selected Desmet Ballestra technologies to implement the project.


15/07/2005 Kuok Oils & Grains refinery in Rotterdam
 
The company Kuok Oils & Grains reports the selection of Desmet Ballestra technologies for their large new refinery in the area of Rotterdam.
 
The erection and the start-up of the new facility are on the right track.





24/06/2005 First soybean extraction plant In Bangladesh



The company City Seed Crushing Industries reports the start up of the first extraction plant in Bangladesh.

The new plant is a state-of-the-art facility supplied by Desmet Ballestra and processing 1.000 TPD soybean.


21/06/2005 Meal dryer started up in Argentina

The company Oleaginosa Oeste reports the start-up
of its new Desmet Soybean Dryer of 2.000 TPD








15/05/2005 New soybean plant started up in Syria 

The company SAPCO, located in Homs (Syria) reports the start up of its second Desmet vegetable oil factory. 
The factory comprises a complete preparation and extraction plant of 1.000 TPD soybean and a complete refinery of 200 TPD. 
SAPCO is the leading vegetable oil company in Syria.



20/04/2005 Bunge to build sunflower seed plant in Russia

Bunge Limited announced  plans to construct a sunflower seed crushing
and refining plant in Voronezh, Russia. It will be Bunge’s first plant in the country.

When completed in spring 2006, the facility will supply Bunge’s consumer bottled oil business in Russia, which is now primarily supplied by its facility in Ukraine. Bunge markets two bottled oil brands in Russia: Ideal™, a premium brand acquired in 2004, and Oleina™, an established and popular brand. With these two brands and its new facility, Bunge believes it is well positioned to increase its bottled oil sales to this important, yet regional and still fragmented, market.

The plant will be located approximately 375 miles south of Moscow. The large-scale facility will use world-class Desmet Ballestra technology, and have an annual crushing capacity of approximately 500,000 metric tons and an oil refining and bottling capacity of approximately 200,000 metric tons.

Bunge Limited is an integrated, global agribusiness and food company operating in the farm-to-consumer food chain. Founded in 1818 and headquartered in White Plains, New York, Bunge has 25,000 employees and locations in 32 countries. Bunge is the world's leading oilseed processing company, the largest producer and supplier of fertilizers to farmers in South America and the world's leading seller of bottled vegetable oils to consumers.

Read more at : http://www.bunge.com/about-bunge/newsroom.htm
l


15/04/2005 Aston selects Desmet Ballestra as new technical partner (Russia)

The company Agro Industrial Company Aston has selected Desmet Ballestra as their new technical partner for the implementation of their new refinery of 730 TPD, located in Rostov-on-Don.

The technologies supplied are: special degumming, Sparbleach  Bleaching, Wintrend Winterizing and tailor made Deodorizing.

The group of companies “ASTON” represents a large, dynamically developing, multi-profile agroindustrial holding, which operates successfully in the market, since the beginning of early 90s. The group of companies “ASTON” is very well known in Russia and abroad, as the largest operator in the grain and oil market.

Desmet Ballestra serves the russian market with a fully staffed technical office in Moscow.


12/04/2005 New fatty acid distillation for Mexico





The company Proteinas y Oleicos in Mérida (Mexico) has successfully started up
a Desmet Ballestra fatty acid distillation plant for conversion of deodorizer
distillate into higher value products.




04/04/2005 New fractionation for Numar (Costa Rica)

The company Numar, the primary palm oil producer in Costa Rica, is upgrading their facility to include a new Desmet palm oil fractionation facility.
This facility will be equipped with double-fractionation technology capable of producing superolein.




28/03/2005 Bunge upgrades the largest plant in North America

Bunge is upgrading the largest plant in North America with Desmet Ballestra's Hytech distillation & solvent recovery technology. The Council Bluffs, Iowa facility already utilizes the Desmet Reflex extractor, DTand DC technology, as well as Desmet Multistock deodorization technology.


23/03/2005 New benches and desks for the Keechankuppam school (India) 

The students of the Keechankuppam School in the Nagapattinam District, victim of the Tsunami, are very happy to report having received new benches and desks for their classroom from Desmet Chemfood Pvt. 

After the Tsunami, Desmet Chemfood Pvt organised a Committee of Volunteers who wanted to help the victims.

As their immediate relief materials such as food,clothes and shelter, was already taken care of, the committee decided to help the school with new benches and desks for the students.

The funds were given by the  Desmet Chemfood employees alongwith the contribution of the Company.





21/03/2005  ADM do Brasil Ltda increases extraction capacity

The company ADM do Brasil Ltda reports the capacity increase of its De Smet extraction plant located in the city of Uberlandia (Minas Gerais State).

The mechanical erection has been done in 2 weeks.

Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) is a world leader in agricultural processing. ADM is one of the world's largest processors of soybeans,corn, wheat and cocoa. ADM is also a leader in the production of soy meal and oil, ethanol, corn sweeteners and flour. In addition, ADM produces value-added food and feed ingredients.

Desmet Ballestra serves ADM worldwide through its network of 17 subsidiaries on 4 continents.


15/03/2005 Green energy power plant in Belgium

The company Electrawinds NV is building the largest biomass power plant in Belgium with a capacity of 12,8 MW. The power plant will be able to deliver green electricity to 30.000 families and save the emission of 66.000 ton CO2.

The plant is a technical innovation for Europe, as it will be fed by used frying oil, vegetable oils and animal fats.

Electrawinds NV has selected Desmet Ballestra as technical partner for elaborating the technologies for converting these various rawmaterials into a valuable fuel, feeding the motors of the power plant.

The plant will be located in Oostende (Belgium)


09/03/2004 New extraction plant for Dalian Nisshin Oil Mills (China)

The company Dalian Nisshin Oil Mills,LTD reports the start up of its new Desmet 2.000 TPD soybean extraction plant.

The Desmet Ballestra Group is servicing China with a fully staffed technical office in Shanghai.


24/02/2005 New fractionation for Murzah Oil Mills (Tanzania)

The company Murzah Oil Mills reports the start up of its new Desmet Flexifrac Fractionation plant.
Murzah Oil Mills, located in Dar Es Salaam, is well known in Tanzania for its quality products.








20/02/2005 Aceitera General Deheza installs Dimax DT of 5.000 TPD (Argentina)

The company Aceitera General Deheza reports the installation
of a new De Smet Dimax DT with a processing capacity of 5.000 TPD soybean.

The Dimax DT installed can run to 6.000-7.000 TPD, and is the first of 4 Dimax DT installed
in the Mercosur with such a capacity and including all
the latest features in meal desolventizing.




10/02/2005 PGEO starts up the second specialty fats fractionation plant (Malaysia)

The company PGEO Edible Oils Sdn.Bhd reports the start up of their second Desmet Statoliser® specialty fats fractionation plant.

PGEO Edible Oils Sdn.Bhd , part of the KUOK Group, is well known in Malaysia for its leading and advanced product range.



06/02/2005 The Daabon group invests in a new large organic palm oil refining facility (Colombia)

The Daabon Group, located in Santa Marta (Colombia), selected the Desmet technologies for the implementing of their new organic palm oil refinery of large capacity.

The Daabon Group has been operating for 80 years, the last 10 of which have been dedicated to growing, pressing, and refining exclusively organic palm oil and its derivatives.

The company is known as a pioneer in the production of organic palm oil, and presently has the largest volume in Latin America. Strict quality control measures are in place and totally natural methods are used. Fertilizers such as molasses, yeast, and palm and animal by products are employed, ensuring that a fully organic palm is harvested, transported, mechanically pressed, sterilized, purified, and refined.




02/02/2005 New large capacity Fractionation for Unimills (Netherlands)

The company Unimills reports the start up of its state-of-the-art De Smet Flexifrac fractionation of large capacity, located in Zwijndrecht (The Netherlands).

Unimills, part of the Golden Hope Group, is a major player in the oils & fat field in Europe and worldwide.




24/01/2005 Moscow company to build Russia's very large soybean processing plant (Russia)

Novoye Sodruzhestvo, a Moscow-based holding company, intends to build a $100 million soybean processing plant in the Kaliningrad region.

"The new plant for processing soybeans will become one of the largest in Russia," a spokeman said.

The project calls for building an oil extraction plant with annual production capacity of over 500,000 tonnes, along with a sea terminal with capacity to handle about 1.7 million tonnes, an elevator to hold 100,000 tonnes of grain and soybeans, and a vegetable oil warehouse.

The plant, using selected technologies from world’s oils & fats specialist De Smet, will produce soybean meal for feed, soybean oil, soy flour and other refined products.

The sea terminal will be the first in Russia for loading high- melting oils such as palm and coconut, the spokeman said. These facilities will be built on the shore of the Kaliningrad canal, near the town of Volochayevskoye.


19/1/2005 New Texturised Vegetable Protein Plant operational in Turkey

The company Besler, leading company in the oils & fats industry in Turkey, reports the start-up of its state-of-the-art De Smet extraction plant in Adana, producing white flakes for TVP uses.

Besler is part of the ULKER Group exporting to 80 countries worlwide, and is well known in Turkey for its outstanding quality products.



13/01/2005 New 500 TPD refinery in South Africa

The company Continental oil Mills (PTY) LTD , the major player in the south african oils & fats market, reports to have started up its state-of-the-art Desmet refinery of 500 TPD, located in Johannesburg.

The new refinery comprises all latest developed Desmet technologies : Neutralising, Acid Degumming, Dry Pretreatment, Sparbleach® Bleaching, Wintrend® Winterising and Qualistock® Deodorising.




06/01/2005 Extraction upgrade for Saipol (France)




The company Saipol, a major player in the french oils & fats market, reports to have selected Desmet technologies for the upgrade of their extraction distillation up to 2.400 TPD of rapeseed.




04/01/2005 Extraction upgrade for Ewiko (Poland)

The company Ewiko, part of the oils & fats world group BUNGE,
reports to have selected Desmet technologies for the upgrade
of their extraction plant up to 1.200 TPD of rapeseed.

Besides a general upgrade of the extraction, a new DTDC will be installed.



02/01/2005  New crushing plant for Linyi Shengquan
02/01/2005  Meat Product Co.Ltd (China)

The company Linyi Shengquan Meat Product Co.Ltd reports the start up of its green field crushing project comprising a complete Desmet preparing, dehulling and extraction plant of 1.500 TPD soybean.





23/12/2004 ALMES increases refining capacity (Tunisia)

The company Almes Division Vegetale, located in Rades (Tunisia), reports the successfull
increase of capacity of its Desmet refinery.

Almes Division Vegetale is an important player in Tunisia in the field of confectionary fats




16/12/2004 TVO boosts extraction capacity to 2.000 TPD soybean (Thailand)

The company Thai Vegetable Oil  reports the successful increase of capacity of its dehulling, preparation and extraction plant to 2.000 TPD soybean.





04/12/2004 Beginning of the erection of the largest extraction in the world
graphic04/12/2004 (12.000 TPD in Argentina)

The erection of the largest extraction plant in the world of 12.000 TPD soybean (expandible to 16.000 TPD) has started in the San Lorenzo facility of Molinos Rio de la Plata.

Looking at the size of the equipment compared to the people is giving a good idea of the importance of the plant.





02/12/2004 New turnkey extraction projectgraphic in Saudi Arabia

graphic
The company Oil Seeds Crushing Co. reports to have selected Desmet technologies for the new turnkey extraction project of 2.200 TPD soybean, located in Yanbu (Saudi Arabia).

The technologies comprises complete reception, preparing, dehulling and solvent extraction supplied by Desmet Process & Technologies.

The complete turnkey project is handled by Desmet Engineers & Contractors.

More information on http://www.dsengineers.com


29/11/2004 De Smet + Ballestra : The "Global Solution Provider" for the edible oils and fats,
surfactants, detergent, oleochemical, soap and chemical industries.


graphic
De Smet and Ballestra have announced their decision to integrate their operations. This agreement will allow them to coordinate their worldwide activities making the best use of the very important technical, technological and commercial synergies existing between their operations.

De Smet, founded in 1946, is the world leader in the field of engineering and delivery of installations and equipment for the edible oils and fats industry – from the processing of the seeds up to oils and fats refining and modification.

Ballestra, founded in 1960, is the world leader on technologies for the surfactants and detergent industry as well as for several chemical products manufacturing related to this industry. Ballestra is also associated with Mazzoni, the world leader on the design and fabrication of complete plants and machinery for the production of soap and glycerine.

The De Smet & Ballestra Groups have sales and engineering offices in 15 countries and representation network in another 22 countries.
They have sold 5.700 plants in 148 countries worldwide.
In 2004, they have realised a total turnover of over 250 million dollars.

The association of two strongly established Groups creates a "Global Solution Provider" for the seed crushing, oil refining, oleochemical, surfactant and detergent markets at large in a position to provide competitive services, plants and equipment based on latest technologies and globally sourced.

Privileged customer relationship is the key strategy of the De Smet and Ballestra Groups, which will be able to provide to the customers the best technologies trough an integrated international network of companies.

More information on the new corporate desmet ballestra website
http://www.desmetballestra.com



17/11/2004 Thai Edible Oils Company goes for a new rice bran oil refinery (Thailand)

graphic
The company Thai Edible Oils Company reports to have selected De Smet technologies for the implementation of its new rice bran oil refinery.

Mr.Pravit, owner of the company says : « Thai Edible Oils is one of the world leading companies in the field of extraction and refining of rice bran oil. We have selected De Smet as technical partner because of the experience De Smet has in refining process of rice bran oil. »



15/11/2004 Ruchi Soya launches a 600 TPD refinery (India)



The company Ruchi Soya reports the start-up of its state-of-the-art De Smet refinery of 600 TPD.
The new refinery is located in Mumbai.

Ruchi Soya is a major player in the oils & fats industry in India.


11/11/2004 Chumporn Palm Oil Industry gives the "Best Supplier Award
for process and technology" to DE SMET (Thailand)


The company Churmporn Palm Oil Industry reports to have honoured DE SMET with the "Best Supplier Award for process and technology" in recognition of De Smet support
to their success, at the occasion of their 25th Anniversary celebration, which took place on 11th November 2004 in the Bangkok Hotel.

The award was handed over to Mr. K.K.Khoo, General Manager of De Smet in Asia, by the Members of the Board
of CPI.
[Top]


06/11/2004 North American Canola Processor Chooses Dimax DTDC
This Dimax DTDC features the well distributed screen-type Dimax countercurrent trays,
aerosweeps for efficient steam distribution, and rotary valves to allow residence
time control for adjusting protein solubility.

Another example of De Smet's innovative leadership in meal desolventizing technologies.







4/11/2004 Thanakorn Vegetable Oil Products goes for a new refinery (Thailand)

The company Thanakorn Vegetable Oil Products reports to have selected De Smet bleaching and deodorising technologies for their new refining project of 350 TPD.
The Deputy Managing Director, Mr Sek says: “ Our company is a reference in Thailand and we were looking for a long term partner where we can rely on. This is the reason we came to De Smet.

Thanakorn Vegetable Oil Products is a leading company in Thailand, marketing the well known brand "Cook".


02/11/2004 De Smet Delivers Another Deodorizer in North America
This large capacity Multistock® deodorizer is equipped
with internal vapor scrubber to allow the popular single
tower concept featured on all new De Smet Qualistock® deodorizers




[Top]


30/10/2004 Large refinery for TVO (Thailand)

The company THAI VEGETABLE OILS (TVO) reports to have selected De Smet technologies for the implementation of their new soybean oil refinery with a capacity of 500 TPD.

TVO is a leading company in the oils & fats field in Thailand.

The new project covers Neutralising, Sparbleach® Bleaching and Qualistock® Deodorising.

This is the 5th project TVO and De Smet are building together in a partnership spirit.
[Top]


27/10/2004 Refinery 1.000 TPD launched in India

The company Param Industries Limited reports the start up of its state-of-the-art De Smet refinery of 1.000 TPD.

The new plant includes the latest De Smet technologies : Dry pretreatment, Sparbleach® Bleaching, Qualistock® Deodorising.
[Top]


25/10/2004 Küçükbay Yag starts up new Qualistock® Deodoriser (Turkey)

The company Küçükbay Yag Ltd reports the start up of its new De Smet Qualistock® deodoriser of large capacity in Izmir (Turkey).

Küçükbay Yag is a well known company in Turkey marketing refined sunflower, olive, corn, hazelnut and soybean oil under the brandname « Orkide », known for its quality.


20/10/2004 New De Smet refinery operational in Nigeria

The company « Planet Oil & Chemical Industries Ltd » reports the start up of its state-of-the-art
De Smet refinery for palm oil.
The new refinery is based in Aba (Abia State) and comprises dry pretreatment, Sparbleach®
bleaching and Qualistock® deodorising.

De Smet serves Nigeria since 30 years with a specialised team, based in Lagos.
Planet Oil & Chemical Industries’ refinery is the 19th De Smet refinery in Nigeria.
[Top]


18/10/2004 Second extraction plant for Owensboro Grain (USA)

The company Owensboro Grain Co, located in Owensboro,
Ky (USA) report the smooth start up of their second
De Smet REFLEX ® Model 300 extraction plant.


[Top]


16/10/2004 P.T. Bonanza Megah increases capacity (Indonesia)

The company P.T. Bonanza Megah reports to have successfully increased
the capacity of its De Smet refinery and fractionation.
[Top]



12/10/2004 Hyderabad Roller Flour Mills (Pvt) Ltd (Pakistan)

The company Hyderabad Roller Flour Mills, located in Karachi, reports the start up of its complete De Smet preparation and extraction plant of 400 TPD soybean.

[Top]


02/10/2004 Sunola starts up new fractionation plant (South Africa)

The company Sunola Oil Mills Pty.Ltd in South Africa reports the start up of its De Smet Flexifrac
® Fractionation for palm oil.[Top]


27/09/2004 PT. Hasil Abadi Perdana
gets HACCP and ISO9001: 2000 certificates (Indonesia)

The company PT. Hasil Abadi Perdana reports to have succeeded to obtain the HACCP and ISO9001: 2000 certificate.

The picture shows Mr. & Mrs.Tjobrosetio, Directors of the company with the certificates.

PT.Hasil Abadi Perdana is a leading vegetable oil company in Indonesia, located in Surabaya.
[Top]


22/09/2004 New winterizing plant for China

The company China Forc Oil & Grains Industrial (Zhenjiang) Co.Ltd reports to have selected the De Smet Wintrend® technologies for their new 400 TPD winterizing project dedicated for sunflower and corn oil.
[Top]


14/09/2004 Works in progress for Lotte Samkang (South Korea)

The company « Lotte Samkang » reports the complete project comprising 4 complete refining lines, including all latest technological developments of De Smet, is progressing well.

Three of the four deodorisers have already been pre-installed at this stage.


[Top]


09/09/2004 Start-up of butter oil fractionation in Belgium

The company Corman, leader in the field of processing butter and butter oil, reports the start up of a state-of-the-art De Smet Flexifrac® fractionation.

[Top]


02/09/2004 Argus increases capacity (Romania)

The company S.C. Argus S.A. based in Constanta (Romania) reports the increase of capacity of its De Smet refinery.
It concerns the pretreatment, bleaching, winterising and deodorising.

S.C.Argus S.A. is a leading company in the vegetable oil field in Romania.


25/08/2004 New refinery in Thailand

The company Chumporn Palm Oil Industry selected De Smet technologies for its new palm oil fractionation and physical refining plant of large capacity.

This will be the second De Smet fractionation and refinery installed at Chumporn Palm Oil Industry.
[Top]


17/08/2004 Baltimar starts up new refinery in Morocco

The company Baltimar, located near Casablanca (Morocco), reports the start-up of their
new De Smet refinery including neutralising, Sparbleach® bleaching and Multistock® deodorising
[Top].


10/08/2004 New refinery launched in Indonesia

The company PT.Sari Mas Permai reports the start up of its new De Smet refinery processing 400 TPD of palm oil and coconut oil.

The new refinery includes a dry pretreatment, a Sparbleach® bleaching and a Qualistock® deodorising.
[Top]


28/07/2004 MPOB starts up its semi-industrial R&D fractionation(Malaysia)

The prestigious Malaysian Palm Oil Board reports the start up of its
new De Smet semi-industrial fractionation plant, installed in their R&D
center in Malaysia.

De Smet is serving the Malaysian customers since decades with a large team of dedicated process specialists in the field of extraction, refining, fractionation and fat modification.
[Top]


27/07/2004 Kaleesuwari Refinery Private Ltd goes for a third deodoriser (India)

The company Kaleesuwari Refinery Private Ltd reports having acquired a new De Smet
Deodoriser. This will be the third De Smet deodoriser.

The installation of the new Flexifrac® fractionation of large capacity is progressing well.
[Top]


19/07/2004 M. H. Oil Mills (Pvt) Ltd selects Qualistock® deodoriser

The company M.H.Oil Mills (Pvt) Ltd reports to have selected De Smet technologies for its new refining in Karachi. It includes a Sparbleach® bleaching and a Qualistock® Deodoriser.

This will be the first De Smet Qualistock® Deodoriser in operation in Pakistan.
[Top]


16/07/2004 Habib Oil Mills goes for a refinery of 600 TPD (Pakistan)

The company Habib Oils Mills (PVT) Ltd. reports to have selected De Smet technologies
for their new complete 600 TPD refinery in Karachi, handling palm, soybean and sunflower oil.[Top]


11/07/2004 New fractionation and refining for Gokul Refoils Ltd (India)

The company Gokul Refoils Ltd. reports the start up of its new Flexifrac® fractionation of 300 TPD and
its new De Smet refinery of 400 TPD.

De Smet Chemfood in Bangalore is servicing the Indian subcontinent with a large team of process specialists.[Top]


10/07/2004 First 16 bar fractionation plant in India

The company Parakh Food Ltd reports the start up of its state-of-the-art De Smet Flexifrac® fractionation plant of 600 TPD.

It is the first 16 bar fractionation plant in India and produces super olein with IV 59-61

Parakh Food Ltd is very well know in India for its quality and innovative products.[Top]


09/07/2004 Yug-Rusi starts up its 4th De Smet refinery (Russia)

The company Yug-Rusi, the largest seed processor and vegetable oil producer
in Russia reports the successfull start-up and commissioning of its 4th De Smet vegetable
oil refinery of 200TPD.


[Top]


08/07/2004 New extraction plant in Spain

The company MOLTURACION Y REFINO, S.A. (BUNGE GROUP) located in Bilbao (Spain) selected DE SMET as technical partner for a complete soybean flakes extraction plant of 2500 TPD.

The project includes following technologies: Reflex® Extractor, Dimax® DT, water degumming and a zero effluent system.

De Smet Spain is servicing its customers in the extraction and refining field since decades with a dedicated team of process specialists.


07/07/2004 Award for Kamal Solvent Extraction Pvt.Ltd. (India)

"The Solvent Extractors’ association of India" (Premier association of vegetable industry and trade in India) has given the award for the best refined rice bran oil available on the Indian market to the company "Kamal Solvent Extraction Pvt. Ltd."

Kamal Solvent Extraction Pvt. Ltd. is using a complete state-of-the-art DE SMET physical refining facility, including the latest DE SMET technologies.



02/07/2004 Küçükbay Yag acquires a Qualistock Deodoriser (Turkey)

The company Küçükbay Yag Ltd selected the De Smet Qualistock deodoriser for their new
deodorising project for Izmir (Turkey).

Küçükbay Yag is a well known company in Turkey marketing refined sunflower, olive,
corn, hazelnut and soybean oil under the brandname « Orkide », known for its quality.


01/07/2004 Emek Yag installs a Sublimax Ice Condensing unit (Turkey)

The company Emek Yag reports to have selected the De Smet Sublimax Ice Condensing system for its existing refinery located in Bursa (Turkey).

Emek Yag is market leader in high quality refined oil in the Bursa region, and is very committed to the protection of the environment, the plant being
surrounded by a residential area at the outskirts of Bursa.



Revision 15/12/2005