Petrochemical Projects

FEED study estimates capex of $450m for CSBP's proposed ammonium nitrate expansion project

CSBP Limited expects to conclude the 12-month front end engineering and design (FEED) study into the ammonium nitrate expansion project early in 2011.

Approval for Shotts Industrial Park near Collie paves way for $3.5bn coal to urea plant and a char plant

A town planning scheme amendment and structure plan has been approved to create the Shotts Industrial Park, near Collie.

SA Government releases industry participation policy to promote local content in major projects

The South Australian Government has released its revised Industry Participation Policy (IPP), which would require tenderers to review options for local companies to get involved in major projects.

Burrup Nitrates TAN project on track

Burrup Nitrates Pty Ltd, a joint venture between Burrup Holdings Ltd (BHL) of Australia and Yara International ASA of Norway, is conducting a feasibility study into the construction of a circa 350,000tpa Technical Ammonium Nitrate (TAN) plant to be located on the Burrup Peninsula.

Coal to urea plant for Shotts Industrial Park, Collie

Perdaman Chemical and Fertilisers Pty Ltd is developing a coal to urea plant at the new (to be developed) Shotts Industrial Park, near Collie.