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Praj Industries Limited,
"Praj Tower" 274 & 275/2,
Bhumkar Chowk-Hinjewadi Road,
Pune : 411057, INDIA.
Phone : 020-71802000 and


Praj around the world

Praj has been a trusted partner to customers around the world since the last 3 decades for innovative, sustainable solutions in ethanol, brewery and Water & Wastewater Treatment Systems, process equipment and bio-products like distillery bio-consumables. You will find some of our experience chronicled here.

South America:

Colombia: Partners in fuel ethanol program


Colombia's fuel ethanol program was launched in 2002 when the government passed a law mandating use of fuel ethanol in gasoline. We are very proud to be associated with the fuel ethanol programme of Colombia by way of installing ethanol production plants. These plants serve as a benchmark in the entire South American continent.

The Production Of First Fuel Ethanol Plant Began In October 2005 With An Output Of 300,000 Liters Per Day In The Cauca Region. By March 2006, Four More Plants All In The Cauca Valley Were Operational With a Combined Capacity Of 1,050,000 Liters Per Day Or 357 Million Liters Per Year. Currently, Praj Is Installing The 7th Ethanol Plant For Riopaila Castilla SA In Colombia And Enjoys a Market Share Of 100%. Praj Plants In Colombia Produce 1.05 Million Liter Per Day Capacity.

Praj serves clients in South and North America from it’s office in Houston, Texas.


Largest bioethanol plant commissioned in UK for Vivergo Fuels


Praj has completed a decade in Europe with more than 20 references. Praj has commissioned the 2nd largest bioethanol plant in UK for Vivergo Fuels which has a capacity of 420 million litres per annum.Since 2006, an increasing share of bioethanol is used in gasoline in EU.

Praj works with marquee customers within EU. Praj has supplied technology and proprietary equipment to fuel and beverage ethanol plants in UK, Poland, Belgium, Hungary, Germany, Bulgaria, etc

South East Asia:

Glorious 20 years and many more to come

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South East Asia has served as a beachhead for Praj in the international market. Praj entered the South east Asian market in 1992 and the 1st plant of 120 Kilo Litres per day was commissioned in 1994 at Lawang, Indonesia. Since then Praj has installed more than 40 plants, holding a market share of more than 60%. We have supplied plants in Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Australia, Cambodia, Vietnam and Japan.

The predominant feedstock for bioethanol in SEA are Cassava, Cane Molasses & Cane juice.

Thailand has implemented it’s biofuels program successfully and phased out premium gasoline with ‘gasohol’. Philippines has mandated 10% ethanol blending, while Australia has a 2% mandate for blending . Japan imports ethanol for production of ETBE. Vietnam has also installed facilities for blending.


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Africa Is Regarded As One Of The World’s Latest In Emerging Economies And Praj Has Been a Part Of This Upbeat Economy For More Than a Decade. With It’s Plants In Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, Nigeria, Zimbabwe, Sierra Leone, Swaziland, Mozambique, Malawi, South Africa, Praj Enjoys a Sizable Share Of The Production Plants In Africa. Praj Takes Great Pride To Be Associated With Clients Like Illovo- The Largest Ethanol Producer In South Africa, Addax, Royal Swaziland Sugar Corporation, Agro Chemical And Food Company, Etc.

South African Energy Department has introduced mandatory blending regulations in the country for a 2% blending of ethanol with gasoline. This is a welcome decision which will bring South Africa in the league of developing countries which are already blending bioethanol with gasoline.

Emerging Business:

Critical Process Equipment:

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Critical process Equipment and Systems (CPES) business leverages Praj's Process Engineering and Manufacturing Capabilities. Since then, Praj has committed dedicated resources in terms of engineering and manufacturing facilities at 3 locations for fabrication of high thick materials like carbon steel¸ other higher alloys along with stainless steel & cladded equipment. All the facilities are ISO 9001: 2008, ASME- U/ U2 and CE Marking certified. Facilities also have IBR, CCOE, NB, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certifications.

Praj provides critical process equipment & systems to various sectors like chemical, oil & gas, petrochemical, fertilizer, pharma & biotech, food & beverage etc to clients globally. Praj follows international design codes like ASME Section VIII – Div 1 & Div 2, PED, TEMA, BS 5500, API 650 and AD-Merkblatter. It also supplies in accordance with country specific requirements like IBR, DOSH, GOST(TR), MOM, UkrSEPRO, AS etc. Praj has served clients in India, Singapore, Malaysia, Germany, Russia, Ukraine, Fiji, Oman, Saudi Arabia, and Italy.

Praj has successfully worked with various esteemed EPC partners like LINDE, Uhde, Saipem, Toyo Engineering, SNC Lavalin, Aker Solutions, Jacobs, Fluor, Lurgi etc.

Some of our valued customers globally are GE Oil & Gas, Bayer, Lanxess, BASF, DOW, SRF, Lupin, Biocon(Malaysia), Cargill etc.

Water and Wastewater Treatment Solutions

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Water and waste water treatment business has its origin in Praj's understanding of challenging distillery effluent.

This business line rests on the three pillars of -

CETP at Thirupur textile belt is a noteworthy example. The industries we serve are - textiles, pharmaceuticals, food and beverages, power. Some of our valued customers are Lucky Spinning (Thailand), Torrent Pharma and many more.