KBR wins deal to revamp Iraq fertiliser plant
Houston, December 24, 2011
US-based KBR, a leading engineering and technology firm, will provide its proprietary Ammonia Process and related engineering services to revamp the North Fertiliser Plant in Baiji, Iraq.
The revamp contract from First Global Company will aim to increase the plant capacity to 120 percent of the original design.
The original plant, which started up in 1989 was designed to produce 1000 MTPD Ammonia.
“KBR is proud to have the opportunity to work with First Global Company to revamp the North Fertilizer Plant,” said John Derbyshire, president, KBR Technology.
“Helping our licensors debottleneck their plants and achieve greater production capacities and process efficiencies is one of our core competencies and will be an area of significant growth worldwide.” – TradeArabia News Service