Ron Jones

Ron Jones
Business Development Manager
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P: 314-682-1571
F: 314-682-1600

Biorefining Solutions to Meet Any Challenge

Biorefining Solutions to Meet Any Challenge

One size does not fit all.

Your biofuels needs can range from a minor process upgrade to a complete new facility. Burns & McDonnell has the unique solution to fit your situation.

Flexibility, Full Service, Cost Certainty:
One Engineering Firm

The broad multidisciplinary staff of Burns & McDonnell can provide a total solution to meet your biorefining facility needs.

We team with industry-leading technology providers to bring a single source of responsibility to your project.

We listen to your goals and develop a plan to help you achieve them, whether it means program management, design-build delivery, integration of used and new equipment, continuous on-site staff, or a unique process.

Burns & McDonnell has been designing and building grain processing and biofuel facilities since 1977. We have worked with most major process technologies and understand the unique nature of these facilities.

  • Absorption/adsorption
  • Carbon capture/reduction
  • Centrifugation
  • Cooking
  • Crystallization
  • Dehydration
  • Distillation
  • Drying equipment
  • Evaporation
  • Facility integration
  • Fermentation
  • Filtration
  • Fluid mechanics
  • Gasification
  • Heat transfer
  • Liquid-liquid extraction
  • Milling/fractionation
  • Mixing and blending
  • Nitrogen oxide reduction
  • Packaging equipment
    • Pneumatic conveying
    • Raw material receiving and storage
    • Rectification
    • Startup and commissioning
    • Stripping
    • Systems integration (DCS and PLC)
    • Thermal oxidation
    • Utilities
    • Wastewater treatment
    • Surveys
    • Studies
    • Permitting
    • Wastewater
  • Process
  • Mechanical
  • Civil
  • Structural
  • Electrical
  • Instrumentation and controls
  • Environmental
    • Procurement
    • Cost estimating
    • Construction management
    • Safety management
    • Design-build/EPC
    • Startup and commissioning
    • Troubleshooting
    • Financing
    • Site selection
    • Business and site planning