Omnicane 200tpd Refinery expansion project

Emineo completed the Omnicane refinery expansion works earlier this year, as the main contractor for the mechanical, structural and piping works. De Smet Engineers and Contractors, ( who provided the technology and process guarantees, successfully commissioned the refinery in August this year.

The installation works were completed in just less than one year, and included:


  • Erection of approximately 70 tons of new steel works and platforms (designed and supplied by Emineo)
  • Erection of all equipment, including:
    • Evaporator
    • Pocket filters
    • Plate Heat Exchangers
    • Seed pan
    • Process Tanks
    • Pumps
    • Centrifugal
  • Modification of existing structure
  • Insulation of new equipment


Installation of approximately 3kms of piping, for connection of new equipment to the existing system, including:

  • Process piping
  • Steam piping
  • Hook-ups connection for sensor
  • Insulation of piping