We make biotechnology work.

State-of-the-art technology and customized plants lay the groundwork for our clients' success.

Technology Licensing

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We complement our client's skills.

Our aim is always to complement our client's know-how, not to duplicate it.

Technical Services

We find solutions that meet our clients' needs.

Customer orientation and constant openness for innovation are the basis of superior technical solutions.

Process Units

Vogelbusch Biocommodities - The Bioprocess Company

Professional engineering services and bioprocess technology licensing for the biobased industries on a global basis since 1921.

World class production plants

Vogelbusch is recognized globally for proprietary process technology for the production of biocommodities such as alcohol, bioethanol, starch sugars, yeast, vinegar  and organic acids. We license our technologies and implement process units for all stages of biotechnological production, ranging from raw material preparation to fermentation to downstream processes such as distillation/rectificationevaporation, dehydration and chromatography.

Tailored to suit you

From the initial process design through to the launch of production, we provide engineering support with a variety of service packagesOur wealth of experience in bioprocess design allows us to respond to individual needs with customized solutions. R&D and analytical work for process adaptations are carried out in our in-house research facilities before they are turned into modern industrial plant designs.

Our clients

are sugar and starch processors, and the food and beverage industries. Reference projects around the world are proof of our professional expertise in the biotechnology industry:

D|D Ethanol recovery system in California
ALLTECH - Ontario, California, USA

Vogelbusch USA supplied a system for recovery of ethanol from brewery waste streams. The facility was designed as a PLC-controlled, two-stage process that consists of a two-column distillation, which produces an ethanol/water vapour that is then dried in the molecular sieve unit.  For easy installation, the system was prefabricated in two modular...

Biotechnological Complex in Kaluga
BIOTECH ROSVA - Kaluga, Russia

The biotechnological complex put up by JSC «Biotech Rosva» uses wheat as a feedstock to produce speciality goods such as starch, gluten and various starch sugars, which are intended as ingredients for the food industry. A by-product will be used as animal feed. VOGELBUSCH is responsible for the planning and delivery...

Bioethanol Plant in Alejandro Roca
PROMAÍZ - Alejandro Roca, Córdoba Province, Argentina

With a nameplate capacity of 420,000 liters per day, Promaíz is the largest bioethanol production facility in Argentina. The plant processes bioethanol from corn which is used as fuel additive in the local markets. Besides the technology package for the complete plant and detailed planning of piping and vessels, Vogelbusch has...

Ethanol dehydration in Sarpsborg
BORREGAARD - Sarpsborg, Norway

Borregaard replaced a decades old ethanol dehydration system by a state-of-the-art molecular sieve unit from Vogelbusch. The limited space in the biorefinery recommended a skid construction with minimum footprint. A special feature of the installation is an unusually wide capacity span, which was realized in a fully automated process. The unit has...

Neutral Alcohol Plant in Verinsko
ALMAGEST - Verinsko, Ihtiman, Bulgaria

Almagest opted for Vogelbusch in 2009 to produce top quality extra neutral alcohol with the highest purity and organoleptic demands, to be used in the production of alcoholic beverages. The excellent alcohol quality convinced Almagest to commission Vogelbusch again in 2011 to expand the plant capacity to 80,000 liters per...

News

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Graintek 2018
2018.10.10

November 14 - 15, 2018 in Moscow, Russia

What our clients say ...

"After close cooperation in a friendly atmosphere the start-up of the plant was performed successfully. It is in operation since 10 months now and we are fully satisfied with the very competitive final alcohol quality and performance from this well equipped production line."

Wang Chang Nan, Harbin Winery Factory, Neutral Alcohol Plant, Harbin, China

Contact us

VOGELBUSCH Biocommodities GmbH

Blechturmgasse 11
1051 Vienna, Austria

Tel +43 1 54 661-0
Fax +43 1 545 29 79
vienna@vogelbusch.com

VOGELBUSCH USA Inc.

1826 Snake River Road
Katy, TX 77449, USA

Tel +1 713 461 7374
Fax +1 713 461 7377
houston@vogelbusch.com
www.vbusa.com

VOGELBUSCH Hong Kong Ltd.

Flat A, 6/F, Beauty Mansion,
69-71 Kimberley Road
Tsimshatsui, Kowloon
Hong Kong, PR China
Tel +852 2314 3030
Fax +852 2314 0369
hongkong@vogelbusch.com