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KBR awarded further work on ACRON ammonia plant in Russia

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KBR Inc. has announced that it has been awarded a contract by JSC Dorogobuzh – a subsidiary of JSC ACRON – to provide equipment to revamp its ammonia plant in Dorogobuzh, Smolensk, Russia.

Under the contract, KBR will provide proprietary equipment to enable Dorogobuzh to produce low cost ammonia. Previously, KBR had received a contract from Dorogobuzh to provide its proprietary ammonia technology to increase plant capacity to 2100 metric tpd and to improve efficiency. KBR will use utilise its revamp technology KBR Reforming Exchanger System (KRESTM) in conjunction with its True Cold Wall Add-on Converter to achieve low project cost for the revamp at this site.

John Derbyshire, KBR President Technology & Consulting, said: “We take immense pride in working with ACRON to revamp its ammonia production facility at Dorogobuzh.

“These recent contracts reinforce the trust of our clients in KBR's proprietary equipment and ammonia technology.”

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