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Topsøe to design large-scale fertilizer plant with project partners in Turkmenistan  

By Gerald Ondrey |

In collaboration with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. (MHI; Tokyo, Japan; www.mhi-global.com), Haldor Topsøe A/S (Lyngby, Denmark; www.topsoe.com) has been selected for the design of a new ammonia plant for a major fertilizer project in Turkmenistan. The project has been awarded by State Concern Turkmenhimiya, a state-owned chemical company in Turkmenistan and also includes project partners Mitsubishi Corp. and the Turkish construction company GAP Ä°nÅŸaat. The fertilizer plant is scheduled to go on stream in June 2018 and will become the largest in Turkmenistan located in the city of Garabogaz on the coast of the Caspian Sea in the northwestern part of the country. Using Turkmenistan’s abundant natural gas reserve as feedstock, the plant will have a daily capacity of 2,000 metric tons of ammonia and 3,500 metric tons of urea. Haldor Topsøe will be responsible for the engineering design of the ammonia plant with special emphasis on minimizing the environmental impact from production by featuring a SCR (selective catalytic reduction) DeNOx unit that can treat the fluegas from the facility reducing NOx pollution. Besides engineering design and licensing, the delivery from Haldor Topsøe also includes proprietary…
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