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1998

Construction from a Greenfield of a complete palm oil production facility in a remote area more than 1,200 km away from Conakry-Guinea

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Customer

SOGUIPAH (Société Guinéenne de Palmiers à Huile).
Conakry – République Démocratique de Guinée.

General contractor

De Smet Engineers & Contractors

Scope of works

Complete factory design, supply, civil engineering works management,
installation and commissioning.

Industrial operation

1998

De Smet Companies involved

Extraction De Smet, De Smet Malaysia

Consulting engineer

SOCFINCO – Belgium

Plant capacity

10 tons of fresh fruit bunches per hour

Processing units
  • Fresh fruit bunches storage
  • Sterilisation of fresh fruit bunches
  • Fruit digesters
  • Presses
  • Oil decanter
  • Nuts depericarper
  • Nuts drying silos
  • Nuts cleaning and sorting
  • Kernel silo
  • Oil storage
  • Effluent acidification tank
Utilities
  • Boiler house
  • Raw water treatment including drinking water production for the mill and the village
  • Fire fighting system
  • Lighting system
  • Electrical distribution for the mill and the village
  • Effluent treatment (aerobic)
Auxiliaries
  • Steel structures
  • Maintenance workshop
  • Laboratory
  • Spare parts