KBR on Tuesday was awarded a contract to provide a license
and basic engineering design package as part of the ammonia
plant revamp by Nitrogenmuvek in the city of Petfurdo,
The planned revamp involves raising capacity at reduced
energy consumption, according to project officials.
KBR will increase ammonia capacity for a 1970s
vintage-designed plant from originally 1,000 metric tpd to
As a leading supplier of ammonia process technologies, KBR
has been involved in the licensing, design, engineering and/or
construction of more than 200
ammonia plants worldwide, representing approximately half of
current global ammonia production.
Our goal in this revamp project is to enable Nitrogenmuvek
to extract the maximum possible performance from their
KBR-designed ammonia plants, said John Derbyshire,
president of KBR Technology.
This contract represents an opportunity for KBR to
further expand its footprint in the rapidly increasing ammonia