COMMISSIONING OF NEW PRODUCTION FACILITY PROJECTS CONTINUES AT SHCHEKINOAZOT [24.04.2017]
About 1.5 thousand people from contractor companies are involved in the works of the Shchekinoazot construction site. Installation of process equipment is ongoing at the main site of the combined methanol and ammonia production center. The main efforts are now focused on the reformer. The concrete frame of the main overpass is ready, the metal structure is being mounted, and pipeline assembly is being commenced at the same time. Here there is also a separate vast program where construction workers are laying kilometers of pipes...
Significant resources have been designated for the completion of the liquid ammonia warehouse construction. Instrumentation and control equipment, electronics and communications are currently being mounted here, and development of the area has commenced. In summer, the liquid nitrogen station should be completed.
Chemical water treatment section is being prepared for transfer. The external perimeter is complete, and the process equipment and pipes are in the process of being mounted. In the nearest future, works on the water tanks shall be completed, and development should begin. Here the general contractor is Volgograd Neftezavodmontazh.
The spirit of sulphur production facility construction is gradually increasing its output, and is composed of two construction sections: spirit of sulphur warehouse and the main production site, and two different contractors selected via bid procedure are operating, Promstroigazengineering Managing Company, and PMK Raionnaya, respectively. Foundations are almost ready on the construction site, the zero cycle, and construction and development of the buildings will commence in the nearest future. At present, materials are still being purchased, and the contractors are ready to commence works.
Another project awaiting implementation is the dimethyl ether plant, which will be the only factory in Russia capable of producing DME of perfume quality. The general contractor is Shchekinoazot, and the subcontractor is Construction Holding Management Company CJSC. Here earthworks have started, along with common excavation for three construction projects, soil replacement is ongoing, and the foundation arrangement is being commenced at the flare facility and for reserve water tanks.
The ammonia sulphate compacting plant is awaiting commissioning in the nearest future. The contractor is EKS PP Ekologicheskie Technologii from Moscow. The workshop building is ready, and processing equipment is almost fully installed.