Revamping Out-of-Date “Hot Pot” Units: Better Efficiency, Less Energy

L. Tomasi, Giammarco-Vetrocoke srl, Venice - Italy 


The CO2 removal system is a key area of an Ammonia plant in which is still possible to make worth-while improvements. Six Indian plants using the best available Hot Potassium Carbonate technology of yesteryear have been converted to GV low-energy process with Dual-pressure regeneration in the course of a normal plant turnaround.