Bio- Diesel

CCI’s provides state-of-art turnkey Bio-Diesel plants which are based on our technical collaboration with Lurgi AG in Germany.  Lurgi AG is a world leader in Bio-Diesel production processes and has built numerous plants around the world. 

CCI holds the distinction for constructing the first commercial-sized Bio-Diesel plant in India and we are the only Indian engineering company which has an exclusive technical collaboration with Lurgi AG, approved by the Reserve Bank of India.  All components of the plant provided are as per the approved specifications from Lurgi AG and is purchased from reputed suppliers.   

Since our first Bio-Diesel project, CCI has built and is currently involved in several Bio-Diesel plants.  Some reference examples of our completed and ongoing projects are

  • Southern Online Bio Technologies Limited, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India (10,000 TPA)
  • Nova Bio Fuels (P) Limited, Panipat, Haryana, India (10,000 TPA)
  • Costal Energy Limited, Falta SEZ, Kolkata, West Bengal, India (60,000 TPA)


Plant Capacity Range – 30 TPD to 1000 TPD

Utility Consumption per ton of Methyl Ester
Methanol 96 kgs. approx.
Sodium Methylate 5 kgs. approx.
Hydrochloric Acid (37%) 10 kgs. approx.
Caustic Soda 1.5 kgs. approx.
Nitrogen 1 Nm3 approx.
Process Water 20 kgs. approx.
Steam (10 barg) 350 kgs/hr. approx.
Cooling Water (ΔT=10°C) 25 m3 approx.
Electrical Energy 12 kWh approx.
Output Product Data
Methyl Ester > 99%
Crude Glycerine > 80%