A urea revamping project at Nutrien's Augusta nitrogen plant in Georgia, US, has been carried out remotely using Stamicarbon technology.
The Clough and Saipem joint venture will act as the lead contractor for the EPC work that includes a water treatment plant, a power plant (100 MW), as well as urea storage, loading and unloading facilities.
The reactor is intended for a urea plant in China operated by Jiujiang Xinlianxin Fertilizer Co., Ltd.
The construction was a joint project between Tecnimont and Stamicarbon – two sister companies within the Maire Tecnimont Group – as EPC contractor and urea technology licensor respectively.
With a planned capacity of 1050 tpd, the urea melt plant will be part of a major new fertilizer complex for Egyptian chemical and fertilizer manufacturer NCIC.
Acron Group has commissioned a new 700 000 tpy urea granulation unit at its Veliky Novgorod site in Russia.
Casale has said Metafrax's large ammonia-urea-melamine complex in northern Russia will be put onstream within the end of the year.
The Launch Melt Design Pool Reactor, together with Safurex equipment, give urea plant owners the ability to block-in for a month.
Tecnimont S.p.A. has signed an EPC contract with GEMLIK GÜBRE SANAYII ANONIM SIRKETI for the implementation of a urea and UAN plant in Gemlik.