Ethanol Blending at New Bottom Loading Rack (2004)     

BP Amoco, Contact: Ken Andreen

Wood River, IL

This project involved the design of a new 6-lane bottom loading rack that included ethanol blending at several of the islands.  Included in the bottom loading design were an ethanol truck off-load facility; an ethanol storage tank; blending skids; related piping and necessary electrical controls to integrate the ethanol blending into the Terminal Automation System for the new loading rack.

Larry J. Hoover, P.E.; Gary Lieb, P.E.; Milan Cramer; Bruce Feeney; Stan Brown; Michael Harmon; and Ken Schumacher all worked on this project.