JPMC completes phosphoric acid tank rehabilitation

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The Jordan Phosphate Mines Company. (Photo: Petra)

AMMAN — The Jordan Phosphate Mines Company (JPMC) completed the rehabilitation of phosphoric acid tanks in the company’s industrial complex in Aqaba, according to the Jordan News Agency, Petra.اضافة اعلان

The rehabilitation is to ensure that the company’s facilities conform to the American Petroleum Institute standard No. 653, which covers the inspection, repair, alteration, and reconstruction of steel aboveground storage tanks used in the petroleum and chemical industries.

A study for a project to increase the JMPC’s phosphoric acid plant’s production capacity from 900 to 1,500 tonnes per day, allowing it to export the acid and use it to produce DAP fertilizer, is nearly completed, according to JPMC Chairman Muhammad Al-Thneibat, who visited the complex on Monday.

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