India: Optimizing Plant Performance DCM Shriram is Digitalizing its Ammonia Facility
With an aim to monitor its plant digitally in real-time and get access to detailed insights which will help DCM Shriram to optimize its plant performance, the company has selected Haldor Topsoe’s ClearView solution to digitalize its ammonia unit operations in Kota, India.
Kgs. Lyngby/Denmark – Shriram Fertilizers & Chemicals (SFC), a unit of DCM Shriram, will use Topsoe’s ClearView solution for digitalizing its ammonia plant which is expected to be operational by early 2022. ClearView monitors the plant digitally in near real-time and generates a new level of detailed insights that will enable SFC to optimize plant performance on a continuous basis.
For almost half a century, the plant has kept itself at the cutting edge of ammonia technology via successful adoption of technological advancements and practices to improve on-stream days, energy efficiency, and low carbon feedstock changeover from Naphtha to natural gas. Digitalization is the next step in that pioneering journey.
Vinoo Mehta, Executive Director & Resident Head - Kota, DCM Shriram mentioned that it is looking forward to optimize the operations at its ammonia plant and aims towards digitalizing all its other businesses.