CJ BIO America

New Amino Acid Manufacturing Facility.

CJ BIO America is a leader in the manufacturing of food and consumer products. The company selected Gray to design and build its newest amino acid manufacturing facility.

  • Location
    Fort Dodge, IA
  • Square Footage
    400,000 s.f.
CJ BIO America
Fort Dodge, IA
400,000 s.f.

This project is CJ Bio America’s first project in the U.S. and is responsible for refining corn starch into lysine, an amino acid that is then utilized in livestock feed.

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  • Process & Packaging Systems Engineering

    Civil/Building Engineering

    Mechanical/Electrical Engineering

  • Architecture


    Sustainable Design

  • Pre-Construction



  • Automation & Controls

    Production-First IT



  • Custom equipment Ovens & cookers
    Process skids Batching equipment
    Clean-in-place systems Bioreactors
    Extruders Distributed products
    Mixers & blenders
  • Feasibility Studies


    Incentive Coordination

    Land Acquisition

    Construction Financing

    Build-to-Suit/Sale Leaseback

  • Master Planning

    Front-end Services

    Strategy Consulting

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