Sustainability Thyssenkrupp Uhde to Develop World-Scale Blue Ammonia Facility in Qatar
Thyssenkrupp Uhde has secured an EPCC contract by Qatar Fertiliser Company for constructing a world-scale blue ammonia plant in Qatar. The single-train plant is expected to have a record capacity of 3,500 metric tons per day on completion.
Dortmund/Germany – thyssenkrupp Uhde has won a new contract from its long-standing customer and Qatarenergy’s affiliate, Qatar Fertiliser Company (Qafco), for the engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning of a world-scale ammonia plant, capable of producing its full output as Blue Ammonia. The contract was signed on August 31, 2022, and the plant is planned to be completed by the first quarter of 2026.
The project is realized in a consortium with Consolidated Contractors Company (CCC), a leading construction company in the Middle East. Thanks to the uhde ammonia technology, the single-train plant will have a record capacity of 3,500 metric tons/day. This further enhances thyssenkrupp Uhde’s strong position in the mega-scale market.