Renewable Fuels

Ethanol Plant

Panda Ethanol

Hereford, TX

Interstates performed a complete design-build electrical package for Panda Ethanol's new 105 million gallon per year (MGPY) bio-refinery in Hereford, TX. Interstates' scope of work included:

  • Engineering "" Power and Electrical Utilities, Controls and Automation, and Instrumentation
  • Construction "" Electrical Installation, Electrical Equipment Procurement, and Project Scheduling Assistance
  • Plant Automation "" Programming, I/O Cabinet Fabrication, and Plant Startup Assistance
  • Instrumentation "" Field Instrument Installation and Instrument Procurement

Nestled in the one of the largest cattle feeding counties in the United States, Panda Ethanol's state-of-the-art bio-refinery is built on one hundred and sixty (160) acres of prime west Texas real estate. The site includes an administration and shop building, a grain scaling/receiving and storage area, a process area, product storage and loadout areas, a utilities area, and the innovative biomass fuel burner area.