Nuberg EPC wins hydrogen peroxide plant project Indonesia

Nuberg EPC wins hydrogen peroxide plant project Indonesia

Global engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) company specialising in the chemical industry Nuberg EPC has announced its collaboration with PT. Hidrogen Peroxida Indonesia on a landmark project in Jakarta. This initiative marks company’s inaugural venture into the Indonesian market, setting a precedence for future collaborations in the Southeast Asian region.

Nuberg EPC has been awarded the contract to design, engineer, procure, and construct PT. Hidrogen Peroxida Indonesia’s hydrogen peroxide plant, with a production capacity of 40,000 tonnes/year this project underscores the company’s dedication fostering the chemical industry’s growth in Indonesia and throughout Southeast Asia.

The partnership with PT. Hidrogen Peroxida Indonesia aligns with Nuberg EPC’s strategic expansion plans in the Asia Pacific region, leveraging its expertise in the EPC sector to drive sustainable growth and innovation. Hydrogen peroxide is a versatile chemical with wide-ranging applications, including bleaching, disinfection, and wastewater treatment, making it a critical component in various industries. This project marks a significant leap forward in company’s commitment to advancing green chemistry practices in Asia.

AK Tyagi, Founder/CMD of Nuberg EPC said, “In the realm of chemical engineering, Nuberg EPC is setting the pace with our latest endeavor in Indonesia. By harnessing the power of hydrogen peroxide, we’re not merely expanding our footprint; we’re also establishing a new standard for sustainable industrial practices.”

The company provides comprehensive EPC & LSTK solutions, ensuring seamless project execution from concept to commissioning on turnkey basis. With 28 years of experience delivering complex projects on time and within budget, Nuberg EPC is a trusted partner. The hydrogen peroxide technology for this project, developed by the Nuberg Innovation and Technology Centre, includes patented, high-yield process designs. This technology will be utilised for the hydrogen peroxide manufacturing plant.

It utilises Nuberg’s patented technology that is known for the production of plant equipment at Nuberg HFD, a process equipment manufacturing company spanning 115,000 sq m, situated in Jhagadia, Gujarat, it is one of the largest and most modern manufacturing plants. With over 400,000 available engineering man hours, the company ensures excellence in every aspect of its projects.

The project will be executed in Banten, Indonesia, marking a significant milestone in Nuberg EPC’s international expansion. The location benefits from robust infrastructure and a skilled workforce, contributing to the successful completion of the project within the stipulated 21-month timeline. This venture not only showcases Nuberg EPC’s capability to navigate and thrive in new markets but also its commitment to supporting local economic development through job creation and technological transfer.

PT Sulfindo Adiusaha, the parent company of PT Hidrogen Peroxida Indonesia, is a leading name in chlor-alkali and vinyl development. Established in 1987 as PT Indochlor Prakarsa Industries, Sulfindo expanded from producing caustic soda and EDC to VCM and PVC by 1995. In 2005, subsidiaries merged into Sulfindo, which now has an annual production capacity of 320,000 DMT of caustic soda, 380,000 tonnes of EDC, 130,000 tonnes of VCM, and 110,000 tonnes of PVC, with plans for future expansion to meet growing market demand.

The ambitious 21-month timeline underscores company’s meticulous planning and execution, ensuring the facility meets the region’s growing demand for hydrogen peroxide. Renowned for its unwavering commitment to Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE) standards and sustainability initiatives, Nuberg’s portfolio includes India’s largest green PVC chlor-alkali project with a capacity of 2,200 tonnes/day, India’s first hydrogen fuelling station, bio-ethanol plant project, NPK Fertilizer and a sulphur recovery unit for Indian Oil Corporation Ltd.

With a track record of more than 65 successful LSTK projects in demanding locales such as Algeria, Ethiopia, Russia, Uzbekistan, Saudi Arabia, Czech Republic and beyond, Nuberg EPC excels in navigating regulatory requirements, demonstrating its steadfast dedication to industrial advancement and a greener future.

Amidst the global shift towards sustainability and circular economy practices, the Hydrogen Peroxide industry is poised for significant growth. It reaffirms its commitment to sustainable development in the chemical sector, harnessing the innovative power of its patented technology at the Nuberg Technology & Innovation Centre.

Hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) is a versatile, eco-friendly solution widely employed in textiles, paper & pulp, and various industries for its potent bleaching properties. Its importance extends to wastewater treatment, organic peroxide synthesis, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, and food processing. Through this project, Nuberg EPC aims to set new benchmarks in environmental responsibility by incorporating cutting-edge energy-efficient technologies.

The collaboration with PT. Hidrogen Peroxida Indonesia signifies a significant milestone for Nuberg EPC, reaffirming its leadership in the EPC sector. Globally renowned as a leader in EPC for hydrogen peroxide, it has successfully completed various turnkey projects in Egypt, Ethiopia, UAE, Bangladesh, Turkey and India. Notably, Nuberg’s first hydrogen peroxide project in Indonesia is a strategic move, aligning with the rising domestic market and the demand from neighbouring countries.