RIG grants subsidy for CO2 injection project BioMCN
April 11, 2017
Today BioMCN received a subsidy of € 110,000, – granted by the province of Groningen. We will invest in a new method for production of bio-methanol, an important biofuel. The investment enables us to inject green CO2 from waste-based biogas production into the methanol reactor at BioMCN. This project leads to an increase in production capacity by 15,000 tons of bio-methanol. It also provides additional…
BioMCN’s 10 year anniversary, 2006-2016!
October 13, 2016
Time for celebration: BioMCN turns 10! BioMCN was established 10 years ago, in October 2006. That year, BioMCN took over the shuttered former Methanor methanol plant in Delfzijl, and supported by former Methanor employees, one of the plants 2 production trains, the M1, was restarted. A few years later, in 2009, Dutch private equity investor Waterland became a strategic shareholder and helped…
Energy diner Danish Embassy
September 28, 2016
On Tuesday September 27 BioMCN together with the Danish Embassy in the Netherlands have organized an ‘Energy Dinner’. The Danish Ambassador, Mr. Ole Moesby, was the host of the dinner. The invitees including representatives from the Danish and Dutch authorities, Dutch Members of Parliament and Dutch industry associations. A representative from the Danish Energy Agency presented the Danish government’s policies…
Jan Lowies finished as a runner up
March 18, 2016
On March 17th the election of the Maintenance Manager of the Year was held in Rotterdam. Jan Lowies, Maintenance Manager of BioMCN, finished as a runner up behind Peter Schokker of Koninklijke Vezet. He became the Mainenance Manager of the Year.