Single Train Urea Plant Toyo wins Contract for World’s Largest Single Train Urea Plant
Toyo Engineering and its consortium partner Daewoo Nigeria have jointly received letter of award to build world’s largest single train urea plant from Indorama Eleme Fertilizer and Chemicals. The proposed facility will be built at Indorama Eleme Petrochemicals existing petrochemicals complex at Port Harcourt, River state, Nigeria
Tokyo, Japan – Theplant is scheduled for startup by the last quarter of 2015. The proposed facility consists of manufacture of 2300 tonnes per day of Ammonia and 4000 tonnes per day of granulated urea from natural gas feedstock employing technology licenses from KBR and Toyo. Toyos Urea Synthesis (ACES21) and granulation technologies have been successfully accepted at several plants worldwide and are known for lower utilities consumption.
Indorama Corporation is a global manufacturer of Polyethylene, Polypropylene, Polyester Fiber, Filament as well as Spun Yarns, Fabrics, and Medical Gloves. Indorama Corporation and Indorama Ventures, listed on the stock exchange of Thailand, are amongst the world's largest integrated manufacturers of PTA, PET and Polyester.
Indorama Eleme Petrochemicals was acquired by Indorama Corporation in 2006 under the privatisation program of Federal Govt. of Nigeria which has been restructured and brought back to full production after acquisition by Indorama with the Federal and Rivers State Govt. along with NNPC (Nigerian National Petroleum Company) continuing to partner Indorama.