VeraSun Janesville Ethanol Biorefinery

Project Highlights

  • Constructed 52,000 feet of track
  • Installed 22 turnouts
Customer
VeraSun Energy Corp.
Location
Janesville, Minnesota
Provided By

RailWorks constructed the track infrastructure at VeraSun’s new ethanol biorefinery in Janesville, Minn., one of the largest in the United States.

RailWorks constructed 52,000 track feet of continuous welded rail and installed 22 turnouts.

Unique Features

This facility completed construction in November 2008. It has annual capacity to process 39 million bushels of corn and produce 110 million gallons of ethanol, which makes efficient rail transportation a necessity.