CF shuts Oklahoma nitrogen facility for repairs
CF Industries shut its Oklahoma nitrogen complex for repairs. The Woodward complex has capacity for 480,000 tons of gross ammonia, 820,000 tons of UAN, and 25,000 tons of urea liquor.
CF Industries reported that its entire nitrogen complex in
Woodward, Oklahoma, is off-line due to a problem in one of
All of the plants in the complex were safely shut down with
no impact on personnel, the surrounding community or the environment
, according to the
CF estimates that it will take approximately 6 to 8 weeks to
return the plant to normal operations.
During the outage, the plant will execute the turnaround maintenance
activities that had
previously been scheduled for June. The Woodward complex has
annual production capacity for 480,000 tons of gross ammonia,
820,000 tons of UAN, and 25,000 tons of urea liquor.
The company's sales organization is communicating with
customers to work through product availability and delivery