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Pilot Development Services

Whether you are ready to prove out your process for commercialization or you need help with perfecting a process, ICM’s premier pilot plant and support lab should be the first place you look.

ICM offers a unique opportunity to prove your technology in our state-of-the-art, large-scale pilot facility in St. Joseph, Missouri. Staffed by some of the nation’s most experienced scientists, researchers, engineers, and plant operators—men and women who helped build the ethanol industry from the ground up—this 35,000-square-foot facility is among the best in the world to test grain/sugar-to-energy processes.

Established to conduct studies on the full range of grain ethanol processes, our pilot plant is rated at a 1-million-gallons-per-year (MGY) capacity. Our facility is available on a limited basis to assist select customers with the development and commercialization of their technology.

Benefits include:

  • Reduce infrastructure costs for your pilot work by utilizing our research center.
  • Ensure accurate, reliable, and confidential results while reducing staffing hassle and expense by relying on our team of experts.
  • Leverage ICM’s industry-leading experience in the design of commercial biofuels production.
  • Benefit from our in-house analytical capabilities, which can be tailored to suit your needs.


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