Sittard, The Netherlands, Stamicarbon, the innovation and license company of Maire Tecnimont Group, has been selected as the licensor for a urea project in China. The plant’s capacity of 3791 metric tons per day (MTD) will make it the largest urea plant to be licensed by Stamicarbon in China.

The scope of the contract consists of the license, Process Design Package (PDP), and Proprietary Equipment in Safurex® for the urea plant and associated services. The plant will also be coupled with a dual-line melamine plant. Stamicarbon’s knowledge and experience with the coupling of urea and Melamine plants will be of utmost importance for this project.

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The plant will have a capacity of 1133 MTD as feed for melamine plant coupling, 1560 MTD urea prills, and 1098 MTD urea granules. The plant will be configured to produce urea prills, potentially also urea granules and even diesel exhaust fluid allowing the plant to serve up to three separate but critical industries in China.

Pejman Djavdan, Stamicarbon’s Managing Director, said: “We are proud to be part of this remarkable project that will bring forward best-in-class urea and melamine production in China. It is a genuinely solid project with an innovative concept that is bound to add value to the community and the region at large.

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Stamicarbon BV

Stamicarbon, the innovation and license company of Maire Tecnimont Group, designs and licenses fertilizer plant technologies, with urea, green ammonia, and nitric acid being the core businesses. As pioneers with a higher purpose, they have the vision to help enable the world to feed itself and improve the quality of life. As a global leader in fertilizer technologies, they have licensed more than 260 urea plants and realized more than 100 revamping and optimization projects. With 75 years of knowledge and experience, they offer clients customized solutions and services to maintain, improve and optimize plants in every stage of their life cycle, focusing on sustainable fertilizer production.

Stamicarbon’s headquarters is in Sittard, The Netherlands, with a sales office in the USA and representative offices in Russia and China. For more information:

Stamicarbon BV
Oluwaseun Omomowo
Public Relations Manager
M +31 6 2967 22 62

Maire Tecnimont S.p.A.

Maire Tecnimont S.p.A., a company listed on the Milan Stock Exchange, heads an international industrial group that is a leader in transforming natural resources (plant engineering in downstream oil & gas, with technological and execution expertise). Through its subsidiary NextChem, it operates in the field of green chemistry and the technologies to support the energy transition. Maire Tecnimont Group operates in about 45 countries through approximately 50 operative companies and 9,100 people. For more information:

Group Media Relations
Carlo Nicolais, Tommaso Verani,
Tel +39 02 6313-7603 

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