Israel: Plant Renovation KBR Wins Nitric Acid Plant Revamp Contract from Haifa Chemicals
Weatherly, a subsidiary of KBR will undertake the design, supply and commissioning of a complete system for the SCR of nitrogen oxides in the Mishor-Rotem plant.
Texas/USA – KBR has recently announced that it has been awarded a nitric acid plant revamp contract by Haifa Chemicals for its plant in Mishor-Rotem, Israel. Under the terms of the contract, KBR subsidiary Weatherly will design, supply and commission a complete system for the Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) of nitrogen oxides, with additional catalyst beds for N2O and NH3 slip abatement.
The SCR system will be integrated into two existing Nitric Acid plants of 240 mtpd and 147 mtpd capacity that Haifa operates in Israel. Both plants were designed by KBR Weatherly and commissioned in 1987 and 1999 respectively.