Modernization of Ammonia III (2015) and Ammonia IV (2016) plants

Value of investment: - 135 mil. €

OBJECTIVES

- compliance with all environment requirements stipulated in the Integrated Environment Authorization and the BAT Documents regarding the Ammonia plants, including the elimination of ammonia emissions into the atmosphere
- modernization of the control and automatic process systems as well as emergency shutdowns, in order to increase operational safety

- increasing production capacity

- increasing energetic efficiency

De-dusting emissions and ammonia during granulation stage in the NPK plant– 2015

Value of investment: - 2.5 mil. €

OBJECTIVES

- reducing the negative impact of emissions resulted from granulation towers of NPK plant

- compliance of dust concentration values within the limits required by legislation

- reducing the amount of fertilizer dust carried by rain waters in the Mures river

Reduction system for emissions from NPK plant

Value of investment: - 2,5 mil.€

OBJECTIVES

- retaining the extremely fine particles discharged from the NPK plant from the granulation tower

- reducing the visual impact of emissions descending at ground level in adverse weather conditions.

Modernization of Urea plant (wet stage and granulation) - 2015

Value of investment: - 114 mil. €

OBJECTIVES

- compliance with all environment requirements stipulated in the Integrated Environment Authorization and the BAT documents regarding the Urea plant, including the decrease of ammonia and dust emissions into the atmosphere

- modernization of the control and automatic process systems as well as emergency shutdowns, in order to increase operational safety

- increasing finite product quality

- increasing production capacity

Biological wastewater treatment plant before discharge in the Mures river- 2015

Value of investment: - 10 mil. €

OBJECTIVES

- reducing pollutant emissions in surface waters

Procurement of systems for reducing emissions from the granulation towers in the Ammoniun Nitrate I+II and Ammonium nitrate III plants – 2015

Value of investment: - 8.5 mil. €

OBJECTIVES

- reducing the negative impact of emissions resulted from granulation towers in the Ammonium nitrate I+II and III plants

- compliance of dust emission concentration values within the limits required by legislation

- reducing the amount of fertilizer dust carried by rain waters in the Mures river

Treatment plant for waters contaminated with ammonia and ammonium nitrate– ARIONEX (2005)

Value of investment: - 7.5 mil. €

OBJECTIVES:

- building a treatment plant for waters contaminated with ammonia and ammonium nitrate
RESULTS:

- reduction by over 55% of the amount of nitrate ions discharged in the Mures river

- compliance of the nitrate and nitrate ions concentrations with the imposed limits

- re-use of de-mineralized water

Nitrogen Oxide (NOx) destruction installation on Nitric Acid 2, 3 and 4 (2003,2004) plants

Value of investment: - 2.25 mil. €

OBJECTIVES

– reducing nitrogen oxide emissions into the atmosphere in order to comply with legally admitted limits

RESULTS

- residual gas discharges with nitrogen oxide concentrations several times lower than the legally admitted limits

Modernization of the ammonium nitrate plant (2003)

Value of investment: - 7.7 mil. €

OBJECTIVES

– reducing the amount of dust discharged into the atmosphere and of specific consumption

RESULTS

– reducing by half the amount of dust discharged into the atmosphere from granulation towers
– significant reduction of specific consumptions.

Modernization of the installations of the recycled water cooling towers (2001)

Value of investment: - 6.8 mil. €

OBJECTIVES

- modernizing 22 cells from all cooling towers

RESULTS

- improved cooling water process, with a positive effect on pollutant emissions in the environment

- increased efficiency of the cooling water process and reduction of electric energy consumption

Continuous automated monitoring of the quality of wastewaters discharged in the Mures river (2001)

Value of investment: - 1 mil. €

OBJECTIVES

- controlling sources of pollutant emissions in the surface waters and compliance of their concentrations with the imposed limits.

RESULTS

- reducing to the minimum the pollutant concentrations in discharged waters and permanent compliance with the imposed limits.

- no accidental pollution of the Mures river