Plant Engineering Nuberg EPC to Develop 1650 TPD NPK Fertilizer Plant Project in India
Nuberg EPC has bagged a contract from the Indian Government’s enterprise Fertilisers And Chemicals Travancore for developing a brown field 1650 TPD NPK plant on EPC-LSTK basis in Kochi, Kerala. The project is expected to increase the total production capacity to 3,650 TPD of complex fertilizer.
New Delhi/India – The Fertilisers And Chemicals Travancore (FACT) is expanding its NPK Fertilizer capacity. Nuberg EPC has recently announced that it has been selected for the construction of the brown field 1650 TPD NPK Plant at FACT-Cochin Division on EPC-LSTK basis, thereby enhancing the total production capacity to 3,650 TPD of complex fertilizer. FACT, a Government of India Enterprise, is one of the first large scale fertilizer companies in India. The NPK Plant is being built within FACT's existing manufacturing facility at Ambalam Edu, Ernakulam district of Kerala state.
Nuberg EPC shall be executing this project based on Pre-Neutralizer with Pipe Reactor (PN+PR) technology licensed from Incro (Spain). The plant will be capable of producing various grades of NPKs as per requirement. The company is taking up the project on LSTK basis and the project is scheduled to be completed by mid-2023. This plant shall be primarily designed to produce NPK 20:20:0:13 having a rated capacity of 75 TPH in a single stream from Pre-Neutralizer (PN) technology and DAP 18:46:0 using the Pre-Neutralizer and Pipe Reactor (PN+PR) technology, meeting FCO requirements using ammonia, phosphoric acid, sulphuric acid, urea, filler etc. as required.
In addition to the above two grades, Nuberg EPC shall be carrying out the design, detailed engineering of plant to enable the owner for future production of different grades of NPKs such as 10:26:26, 16:20:0, 28:28:0, 12:32:16, & 14:35:14 using ammonia, phosphoric acid, sulphuric acid, muriate of potash, urea etc. as required for meeting FCO requirement.