In the series of activities celebrating the 55th anniversary of its official operation day (24th June 1962 – 24th June 2017), on 22nd February 2017, Lam Thao Fertilizers and Chemicals JSC commenced construction of NPK production line no. 4 with a capacity of 150,000 tons/year.
The production line is built in an area of 19.000m2 with the total investment capital of over 258 billion dong, including 78.9 billion dong for construction and 90.1 billion dong for equipment. The production line apply advanced production technologies for mixing materials with a combination of spraying molten urea and pelletizing with high automation features; pollution sources relating to dust, air, noise and waste water are treated thoroughly, ensuring industrial safety and ecological environment in the factory’s premises and the surrounding areas.
With two main products i.e. medium content NPK fertilizer and high content NPK fertilizer (the total nutrition of 39-51%), the construction investment of NPK production line no. 4 with its capacity of 150,000 tons/year not only contributes to production expansion by increasing its entire NPK production capacity from 750,000 tons/year to 900,000 tons/year as but also plays an important role in diversifying products and enabling the company to domain the market segment of high content NPK. The project is composed of 17 bidding packages; construction and installation is expected to be finished before 9th October 2017; and testing, adjustment, trial run and delivery of the line are expectedly conducted in October 2017.