Construction Update: Column lift and installation

Recently, another large piece of equipment was lifted in to place and installed on it’s foundation. Below are a few pictures from the lift and installation of the Atmospheric Column. The column measures roughly 240 feet (73 meters) in height, 30 feet (9.1 meters) in diameter, weighs almost 1.2 million pounds/545 thousand kilograms (600 US tons/545 metric tonnes) and is one of the tallest structures at the site.

Watch for more more updates as construction progresses.

YCI Methanol One CEO attends SelectUSA Investment Summit

Charlie Yao, CEO of YCI Methanol One, recently attended the SelectUSA Investment Summit in Washington, D.C. The SelectUSA Investment Summit brought together business leaders and economic development officials from 79 global markets and 49 U.S. states and territories. More than 3,100 people attended, including 1,200 business representatives such as Mr. Yao.

Terry Brandstad, U.S Ambassador to China, as well as Sarah Kemp, Deputy Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade, thanked Mr. Yao for his attendance at the summit and both look forward to the further investment and business expansion plans of YCI Methanol One.

SelectUSA Investment Summit certificate