Shell and Uhde Fertilizer Technology join forces on new sulphur-enhanced urea fertilizer technology

Shell and Uhde Fertilizer Technology (UFT) are pleased to announce their partnership to integrate UFT’s fluid bed granulation technology with Shell’s Urea-ES technology. This announcement comes after the two companies successfully granulated Shell-developed Urea-ES emulsion in UFT’s fluid bed granulation pilot plant in Leuna, Germany. For further information click Opens external link in new windowhere 


UFT Highlights in 2015

During the last year UFT provided the following licenses:

  •  To Yara Belgium for a 1,626 mtpd Urea Granulation at Sluiskil, The Netherlands
  •  To NavoijAzot for a 1,750 mtpd Urea Granulation at Navoij, Uzbekistan


The following plants have been commissioned in 2015: 

  • SAFCO V with 3,600 mtpd in Saudi Arabia
  • AOFP with 2x 3,850 mtpd in Algeria
  • TAF with 2,050 mtpd in Russia
  • CFI Donaldsonville with 3,600 mtpd in the USA