PAT at the Cherkassy "Nitrogen" (included in OSTCHEM) finished the repair shop for the production of ammonia (A-3).
"We in turn stopped the planned overhaul of the two aggregate plant A-3. This renovation has been successfully completed, — the Chairman of the Board of PJSC "Nitrogen" Vitaly Sklyarov. — A series of planned measures to modernize the plant A-3 will achieve a reduction in gas consumption by nearly 2%. "
During the repair shop A-3 specialists of the company audited obschetsehovyh containers, equipment, and completed all required maintenance work. On the repair work, which lasted one month, were involved units and repair services of PJSC "Nitrogen".
"We estimate the economic effect of the implementation of the modernization program of only one shop is more than 10 million hryvnia — says Oleg Kikta, CFO OSTCHEM. — We are gradually investing in the modernization of the enterprises of the nitrogen holding. The goal — to achieve concrete economic results — reducing the cost of finished products due to lower consumption of gas. "
Recall that at the Cherkassy PJSC "Nitrogen" operates two ammonia shop: A-3 (two units) and A-5 (one unit). Power plant A-3 is 1200 tons / day, and the shop A-5 — 1700 tons / day. Typically, ammonia stop shop for repairs in the summer, when the reduced demand for nitrogen fertilizers.
In 2012 OSTCHEM invested about 903 million USD. in the holding company.
PJSC "Nitrogen" (Cherkassy) is a holding company OSTCHEM, combining enterprise nitric Chemistry Group DF. "Nitrogen" is specialized in the production of nitrogen fertilizers (ammonia, urea, ammonium nitrate, UAN), caprolactam, ion exchange resins and other products. The company employs about 4.5 million people. The company is certified according to the international environmental management standard ISO 14001.
In 2012, the company produced: 879.927 tonnes of ammonium nitrate, 775.739 tonnes of urea, 699.208 tons of concentrated nitric acid, 866.238 tons of liquid ammonia, 57.599 tons of technical liquid ammonia.
For five months of 2013 the company produced: 448.838 tonnes of ammonium nitrate, 356.269 tonnes of urea, 432.344 tons of liquid ammonia, 355.338 tons of nitric acid.