Japan's Toyo Engineering awarded ammonia plant contract in Nigeria

04 December 2012 08:45  [Source: ICIS news]

TOKYO (ICIS)-- Japanese engineering firm Toyo Engineering has been awarded a joint contract to build a 2,300 tonnes/day ammonia plant in Nigeria by Indorama Eleme Fertilizer and Chemicals, the company said on Tuesday.

The plant, which will also produce 4,000 tonnes/day of urea, will be built at the existing petrochemical complex of Indorama Eleme Petrochemicals, a subsidiary of Indorama Eleme Fertilizer and Chemicals, at Port Harcourt, River state, Toyo said in a statement.

The plant is expected to be completed by the fourth quarter of 2015, Toyo added.

This is a joint contract awarded to Toyo and its consortium partner Daewoo Nigeria, according to Toyo.

The contract includes grant of license, development of basic design, detailed engineering, procurement and commissioning services, Toyo said.

By: Tomomi Yokomura
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