Flint Hills buys its sixth ethanol plant

Private refiner Flint Hills Resources, Wichita, has acquired a 110-million-gal/year corn-based ethanol plant in Arthur, Iowa, from Platinum Ethanol (OGJ Online, Jan. 7, 2011).

It didn’t disclose terms.

Flint Hills operates refineries in North Pole, Alas.; Rosemount, Minn.; and Corpus Christi, Tex., with combined crude oil capacity of nearly 670,000 b/d.

The Arthur facility becomes its sixth ethanol plant. Located elsewhere in Iowa and in Fairmont, Neb., the other plants have combined capacity of 550 million gal/year of ethanol.

Related Articles

Future of Croatian refinery remains uncertain

09/19/2014 Croatia’s Ministry of Economy said it remains to committed to working with Hungary’s state-owned MOL PLC, a subsidiary of MOL Group, Budapest, to p...

PDVSA wraps major maintenance at Puerto La Cruz refinery

09/18/2014 Petroleos de Venezuela SA (PDVSA) has completed major maintenance on the atmospheric distillation unit at its 190,000-b/d Puerto La Cruz refinery i...

WoodMac: China, North America face propylene oversupply

09/17/2014 Oil and gas analyst Wood Mackenzie Ltd. forecasts that global propylene production capacity will increase to 165 million tonnes/year (tpy) by 2030 ...

AFPM launches web site to recruit refining, petchem employees

09/17/2014 The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers launched a workforce development web site to provide information for anyone seeking a career in...

Careers at TOTAL

Careers at TOTAL - Videos

More than 600 job openings are now online, watch videos and learn more!


Click Here to Watch

Other Oil & Gas Industry Jobs

Search More Job Listings >>
Stay Connected