Japan’s Toyo Engineering awarded urea technology contract by YPFB

04 October 2012 09:16  [Source: ICIS news]

TOKYO (ICIS)--Japanese engineering firm Toyo Engineering said on Thursday it has been awarded a contract to supply urea synthesis and granulation technologies to Bolivian national oil company Yacimientos Petroliferos Fiscales Bolivianos (YPFB).

The contract is for YPFB’s 2,100 tonne/day urea plant, to be built in Carrasco, province of Cochabamba in Bolivia, Toyo said in a statement.

The facility is scheduled to come on stream in 2015, according to Toyo.

The scope of the contract includes grant of licence, development of basic design and supply of a set of proprietary equipment, Toyo said.

Samsung Engineering Co Ltd (SECL) has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for the project, and Toyo provides its proprietary urea technologies to YPFB through SECL, Toyo added.

By: Tomomi Yokomura
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