Casale has been selected by Yihua Fertilizer Company (YFC), one of the leading fertilizer producers in China, to provide ammonia synthesis technology for two new, coal-based ammonia plants.
The first plant, of 1820 MTD capacity, will be built by Hubei Yihua Fertilizer Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of YFC, in a site near the city of Yichang, in Hubei province. The second one will have 1250 MTD capacity and will be built by Yichang Xingxing Bluesky Technology Co., Ltd. also in the vicinity of Yichang City.
Under the deal Casale will provide know-how, process design, ammonia converter internals and site assistance.
“We are happy for this new win, which besides strengthening our company’s market share in China, it contributes to increasing the total fertilizer output and the efficiency of operation of such a prestigious company as Yihua Group” says Mr G. Guarino, CEO of Casale.