SKIL Projects


 

Below, we have tried to demonstrate the breadth and depth of SKIL projects undertaken, rather than generate a fully comprehensive list of projects. Accordingly it should not be considered exhaustive. Many projects also span several years, particularly the larger ones. They are listed in the year when the work started.

 
2016
Country
Project Outline
Indonesia
Design study for a greenfield, port-based 3,000 tpd refinery including a complete Sugars™ mass and energy balance together with factory layout drawings
Thailand
Complete process and energy audit of the existing refinery at Dan Chang for Mitr Phol
2016/20
Indonesia
Full time ongoing operational and project support at Labinta sugar refinery
Confidential
Operational support and process improvement at VHP refinery
2016/17
Thailand
Design and project management of a project to install conditioning, export bulk container loading and retail packing of refined sugar at Khonburi Sugar
2016/17
Confidential
Provision of Expert Witness services for arbitration with respect to the quality of raw sugar supplied
Pakistan
Energy audit and Sugars™ modelling at Shahtaj Sugar Mills to reduce steam percent cane from 52% to 40%, one third of which was achieved without capital expenditure
 
2015
Country
Project Outline
Indonesia
Driving through the completion and subsequently commissioning of the KTM sugarcane factory in Eastern Java
Thailand
Refinery audit for Mitr Phol at its co-located refinery in Dan Chang
2015/16
USA
Concept development and construction management of Western Sugar's expansion and refurbishment project at Scott's Bluff
Thailand
Engineering design and project management of a new back-end to the co-located refinery at Khon Buri in order to be able to deliver world class, conditioned refined sugar
Indonesia
Development of a basic engineering package with associated budgets for a Labinta's proposed new refinery on Sumatra but close to Java
 
2014
Country
Project Outline
Russia
Beet agriculture assistance with beet storage under freezing conditions to avoid sugar loss
2014/15
MENA
Provision of Expert Witness services for arbitration with respect to a greenfield sugarcane factory project
Thailand
Engineering design and project management of a new back-end to the co-located refinery at Surin in order to be able to deliver world class, conditioned refined sugar
Indonesia
Production assistance to the Indofoods group factories on Sumatra and Java
Malaysia
Development of a basic engineering package with associated budgets for MSM's proposed new refinery in Johor, close to Singapore
 
2013
Country
Project Outline
Brazil
Running a one week training course for the next generation of sugarcane agronomists on phytosanitary techniques
2013/14
India
Engineering and project management with local parties for the 1 000 t/d RSO refinery at Kandla in Gujarat
Brazil
Audit of several sugarcane factories for a major international trader; as a result of the findings the performance of the overall group was substantially improved
2013/14
China
Commissioning and substantial error correction of a locally designed sugar refinery for a major international trader
Bahrain
Commissioning and placing into service the new sugar refinery
Guyana
Running a four week training course for the operational staff of the new Skeldon factory on behalf of Tate and Lyle
 
2012
Country
Project Outline
Senegal
Commissioning of a new continuous vacuum pan at the Richard Toll factory followed by the development of a general refurbishment plan
Africa
Design and integration of a greenfield sugarcane factory with a medium size coppice timber power station
USA
Commissioning of a new continuous vacuum pan at the Raceland factory of M A Patout in Louisiana
Kyrgyzstan
Survey of the existing Kaindy sugar factory in order to develop a refurbishment plan for the industry
USA
Operational support at the Southern Minnesota Sugar Beet Cooperative
 
2011
Country
Project Outline
2010/13
Bahrain
Project Management [acting as The Engineer] for this 1800 t/d RSO sugar refinery; the design is for a carbonatation / ion exchange process with local gas as fuel; it incorporates indirect, air cooled condensers to minimise water consumption
Bolivia
Engineers and Project Managers for the power station island for this greenfield 300 000 ℓ/d sugarcane ethanol plant near Santa Cruz
Russia
Operational review of a beet sugar factory in Lipetsk region and preparation of a master plan for the optimisation of the factory to improve yield and energy efficiency plus expand the capacity
Sri Lanka
Assessment of the derelict Kanthalai sugar estate [shut down for 18 years due to civil war] in order to prepare a privatisation proposal
Confidential
Technical due diligence for a major international sugar company considering the purchase of an existing port refinery
2011/12
Chile
Design, engineering, project management and commissioning of a parallel front end to convert the Chillan beet factory to a raw cane refinery
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