Praj and Dedini to jointly develop Brazilian grain ethanol production
India headed Praj Industries Ltd (Praj) has announced that it has entered into a Cooperation Agreement with Brazil-based engineering and manufacturing company Dedini S/A Indústrias de Base to provide ethanol production technologies to the Brazilian market. This paves the way for Dedini to market Praj’s novel technology solutions to set up ethanol production facilities using grain-based feedstock and modernize existing ethanol plants in Brazil.
A global process solutions company Praj Industries offers solutions to add significant value to bioenergy facilities. This includes critical process equipment and skids, brewery plants, industrial wastewater treatment systems, and HiPurity water systems. Dedini is an engineering major and market leader in the supply of alcohol distillation plants, biodiesel plants, among other lines of products and services.
Praj’s scope includes technology license engineering and supply of critical equipment, whereas Dedini bears responsibility for manufacturing equipment, site supervision, customer assistance, and logistics.
We look forward to a mutually rewarding association with Dedini. Praj is confident that its pioneering technology backed by world-class research and development will support the Brazilian government’s mandate for ethanol blending and reduce GHG emissions, said Shishir Joshipura, CEO and MD at Praj.
This joint endeavor will ensure a consistent, customized approach and the latest technologies while responding to market requirements. Customers in Brazil will benefit from competitive pricing, single window responsibility and local availability of after-sales service.
With a wide connect and strong market reach, Dedini brings to the partnership its manufacturing and execution capabilities in the region. Praj’s expertise includes standalone and flexible molasses to ethanol, corn to ethanol plants of varied capacity, higher stillage concentration, zero liquid discharge, biogas/ bio CNG and 1.5G corn fiber to ethanol technologies along with modernization solutions.
We are proud of this association with Praj Industries as it represents the agreement of two globally recognized companies, bringing to the market-proven technologies, competitiveness, and customization for our clients, said Giuliano Dedini Ometto Duarte, Director President at Dedini.