KBR recently announced that it has been awarded two contracts by Toyo Engineering Corporation for the supply of an Operator Training Simulator (OTS) and an Advanced Process Control (APC) system for the new single-stream 2200 MTPD ammonia plant for Hindustan Urvarak & Rasayan Limited (HURL) at Uttar Pradesh, India. As per the terms of the contract, KBR will provide turnkey OTS and APC systems associated services for the HURL-G project. The deliverables include the provision of all hardware, software, associated engineering services, upgrades and multi-year maintenance and support.
The work is expected to be performed over three years by KBR’s Advanced Automations teams in Houston, USA and Pune, India. “The latest ammonia OTS and APC award is a validation of KBR’s expertise in providing innovative advanced automation and digital solutions to our clients,” said Doug Kelly, President, KBR Technology Solutions. The solutions, he added are a part of the vital link between our industry-leading processes, designs and the potential offered by digitalisation for the ‘best-in-class’ operations and performance. Since developing the world’s first general-purpose process flowsheet simulator in the early 1960s, KBR has remained at the forefront of simulation and advanced process control for almost 60 years. The models developed over the years continue to maximize the profitability of ammonia plants globally.