Russia: Specialised Solution Shchekinoazot Chooses Topsoe Ammonia Technology for New Plant
United Chemical Company Shchekinoazot has selected Haldor Topsoe as licensor of ammonia technology for the construction of a new ammonia and urea plant. Located in the Tula region of Russia, the plant will have a capacity of 1,500 tonnes of ammonia per day and 2,000 tonnes of urea per day.
Tula/Russia – “This project will ensure the qualitative development of the gas industry in Russia towards a continuous increase in the feedstock processing rate and will allow switching from the consumption and export of raw materials to the production of high-tech, advanced processing products,” said Anatoly Surba, General Director of JSC Shchekinoazot.
“We are very pleased to continue our long-term cooperation with Shchekinoazot. They have always set ambitious goals and strived for technology leadership, effective use of resources, and maximum productivity. We share Shchekinoazot’s approach to sustainable development and environment, which helps us work effectively together on our fifth joint project,” says Peter Vang Christensen, Managing Director of Haldor Topsoe's Moscow office.
Haldor Topsoe has more than 70 years of experience in ammonia synthesis. The company is one of the leading manufacturers of ammonia technology and catalysts, which allows it to provide comprehensive services including design, proprietary equipment supply and maintenance, ensuring optimal performance of ammonia plants.
Shchekinoazot has chosen China National Chemical Engineering Co. (CNCEC) as its EPC contractor.