Didion looks for new start after mill demolition

Demolition of the Didion corn mill in Cambria started Monday, a little over a month after an explosion there killed five employees and injured nearly a …

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For Didion, that difficult time came when his family-owned company's dry corn mill in Cambria, WI, experienced a tragedy on May 31, 2017. An explosion tragically killed three of the 16 employees working at the facility that night — weeks later two died in the hospital from their injuries.

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The explosion occurred in Didion's "dry corn milling" facility, where raw corn is processed to create a variety of corn products. The dry corn milling process – particularly the acts of grinding and separating individual kernels of corn into distinct components – produces corn dust. Corn dust is combustible and is known to be ...

1 killed, 2 missing, 13 injured in Didion mill explosion ...

CAMBRIA, Wis. — Columbia County officials said one person was killed, two people are missing and 13 were injured overnight Wednesday in an explosion at the Didion corn mill in Cambria.

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Didion said it was too early to determine a cause for the explosion. Along with dry corn mill, the plant also makes ethanol. It was unclear whether the blast occurred in that part of the facility.

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CAMBRIA, WISCONSIN, US — A Didion Milling employee died on Dec. 8 after an accident at the company's corn mill in Cambria, Wisconsin, US. At about 9:12 a.m. on Tuesday the Columbia County Dispatch received a call about an unaccounted-for employee at the Didion corn mill. The Cambria Fire Department, Friesland Fire Department and Pardeeville EMS were dispatched and …

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Didion Milling is an agricultural processing business that produces food, feed and fuel products from corn. The corn is fractionated in the dry corn mill facility and separated into pieces best suited for food products and for ethanol production. Didion Milling is unique in its ability to produce ethanol fuel and distillers grains as well as and food products such as corn meal, grits, standard ...

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Didion Milling began implementing MAPCON software at its ethanol plant in 2010. Since then, more than 10,000 pieces of equipment have been integrated into the system and it is used both at the ethanol plant and the dry corn mill. "MAPCON software has been installed at thousands of locations all over the world, but few have

Didion Milling receives OSHA citation | World Grain

In May 2017, an explosion and large fire occurred at Didion Milling's corn mill killing 5 people and injuring 15. Following an investigation OSHA proposed a $1.8 million fine after determining the explosion likely resulted from Didion's failures to correct the leakage and accumulation of highly combustible grain dust throughout the facility ...

Didion Milling in Cambria faces $676,808 in fines ...

Didion Milling in Cambria faces $676,808 in fines after the US Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued 10 citations for safety violations following the death of a

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Together, we make a difference. Home to North America's newest, most advanced dry corn mill and 50-million-gallons-a-year biofuel plant, Didion Milling is not just a top-quality agricultural products supplier, but a preferred employer in the industry. For 47 years, Didion Milling has been storing, milling and transporting corn products – like cornmeal, grits, and flour – that end up in ...

Wisconsin Corn Mill Explosion Leaves At Least 3 Dead, 13 ...

Wisconsin Corn Mill Explosion Leaves At Least 3 Dead, 13 Injured. The cause of the blast remains unknown. At least three people died and 13 others were injured when an explosion ripped through a corn milling plant about 45 miles northeast of Madison, Wisconsin, late Wednesday, authorities said. Didion Milling Plant Operations Vice President ...

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Milling - Didion Inc. Zero waste. Using the whole kernel. Zero waste. That's our goal with every single kernel of corn that passes through the Didion dry corn mill – all 350,000 tons of it every year. And, it takes an extremely sophisticated piece of technology to realize that goal.

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Didion | 4,137 followers on LinkedIn. Together, we make a difference. | Together, we make a difference. Home to North America's newest, most advanced dry corn mill and 50-million-gallons-a-year ...

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Didion Milling, Inc. Overview This profile for Didion Milling, Inc. is located in Cambria, WI. Didion Milling, Inc. industry is listed as Dry Corn Mill & Whol Processed Food Grade Corn Products.

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Didion is home to North America's newest and most-advanced dry corn mill and co-located ethanol/alcohol facility in Cambria, WI. A proprietary milling process allows Didion to select the best kernels and the best elements of each corn kernel for food processing, utilizing the remainder for alcohol-based products, like hand-sanitizing liquid.

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The explosions occurred at night, when only 19 workers were present in the facility. Five of the workers died, and the other 14 were injured. The facility was used for "dry corn milling," which involves grinding and separating kernels of corn to create corn products. The corn milling process generates corn dust, which is combustible.

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Two missing after deadly blast at Wisconsin milling plant

Riley Didion, president of the family-run business that was established some 40 years ago, appeared at the news briefing but offered few details. Didion said it was too early to determine a cause for the explosion. Along with dry corn mill, the plant also makes ethanol. It was unclear whether the blast occurred in that part of the facility.

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Didion Milling and Didion Bioscience operate a dry corn mill headquartered in Sun Prairie, Wis., and have a 50-million-gallon ethanol plant co-located on site. With its operations, Didion Milling and Didion Bioscience have produced ethanol, dried distillers grains, corn oil, industrial alcohols and other specialty products for over 45 years.

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Welcome to Didion Inc., home to North America's newest and most advanced dry corn mill, Bioscience facility and the industry's most customer-focused support team. Our mill produces corn-based products for some of the world's most trusted and recognized consumer product brands. Our co-located Bioscience facility produces high-purity, odor ...

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Didion is home to North America's newest and most-advanced dry corn mill and co-located ethanol/alcohol facility in Cambria, WI. A proprietary milling process allows Didion to select the best elements of each corn kernel for food processing, utilizing the remainder for alcohol-based products, like hand-sanitizing liquid.

Didion Milling accident victim identified | ...

CAMBRIA, WISCONSIN, US — Local authorities have identified the Didion Milling employee who died on Dec. 8 after an accident at the company's corn mill as Randal Rote, age 52 of Waupun, Wisconsin, US. According to the Columbia County Sheriff's office, at about 9:12 a.m. on Dec. 8, the Columbia County Dispatch received a call about an unaccounted-for employee at the Didion corn …

Employee Found Dead in Corn Silo at Didion Milling in ...

The man who died in a corn silo at a mill in Columbia County, Wis., was a 52-year-old employee, sheriff's officials said. Deputies were called to Didion Milling in Cambria on Dec. 8 …

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Didion's Pregelatinized Corn Flour is dry milled, preservative-free and made from natural yellow corn containing no other ingredients or additives. Whole Grain Corn Flour Like the name implies, Didion's Whole Grain Corn Flour is made from the whole kernel of corn to include all the nutrients from the bran, germ and endosperm.

Didion ethanol plant briefly closes after grain dryer ...

Didion says the mill's safety systems operated as intended. Didion Milling was the scene of a massive explosion more than two years ago. The explosion happened at …

Wisconsin Corn Mill Explosion: At Least One Dead, Injuries ...

Didion Milling is a family-owned business that processes corn for food and operates an ethanol plant across from its milling facility. This is a developing story, please check back for updates ...

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The Corn Dry-Milling Process. The corn dry milling process is a less versatile, less capital intensive process that focuses primarily on the production of grain ethanol. In this process the corn kernels are hammer milled into a medium-to-fine grind meal for introduction to the ethanol production process.

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Didion Milling Overview Didion operates: a dry corn milling facility and an ethanol production plant in Cambria, Wisconsin; a soybean milling facility and corporate headquarters in Johnson Creek, Wisconsin; and a packaging facility in Markesan, Wisconsin. Although separated by a road, the corn milling facility and ethanol plant were connected