19 April 2016

Kanpur Fertilizer's energy efficiency cum capacity raising project likely to be start in June 2016

Kanpur based urea producing company, Kanpur Fertilizer's Rs 700 crore energy efficiency cum capacity raising project is likely to be start in June 2016. Contractor selection is underway and other works like land preparation, pre-feasibility  report and environment ministry clearance have already been completed. Casale and KBR are working on this project with the company project team.

Under this investment plan company plans to increase its energy efficiency from 7.2 gcals per ton to 6.5 gcals per ton. The plan also includes raising capacity of urea production to 11 lakh tonnes per annum (tpa) from present 7.2 lakh tonnes per annum (tpa).

Source : moneycontrol.com

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03 April 2016

RCF gets clearance from PIB for its new expansion project

Public sector urea producer Rashtriya Chemicals and Fertilizers Limited (RCF) has received the clearance from Project Investment Board (PIB) for its Thal Project.

Present capacity of RCF Thal is 1300 mtpd of Ammonia and 2210 of Urea. Now the company is going to expand its capacity. It will set up a 2200 mtpd of Ammonia plant and 3850 mtpd of Urea plant. A gas based captive power plant (CPP) of 30 MW is also coming up along with 2×1000 kva diesel generator.

RCF is going to invest Rs 5500 crore in this project. Environment clearance has already been issued by the Ministry of Environment earlier. Now company is waiting for the approval from Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA).

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17 March 2016

Environment Ministry clears Rallis India Rs 200 crore project in Gujarat

A Tata Enterprise company Rallis India has received green clearance from Union Environment Ministry to set up a Rs 200 crore manufacturing unit in Gujarat. This agro-chemical manufacturing plant will come up at Dahej SEZ Bharuch district, Gujarat.

As per the proposal, the company will set up a manufacturing plant with a capacity to produce 52,000 TPA agrochemical technical products and 10,000 TPA of agrochemical formulations along with 6 MW captive power plant.

Rallis India, has three technical manufacturing plants and one formulation plant in various parts of Gujarat and Maharashtra.

The company manufactures agricultural products for crop protection in different categories like insecticides, fungicides and herbicides. Rallis is also in the business of producing seeds, plant growth nutrients and agri services.

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