Based on its 2015 performance, URALCHEM strengthened its position as the Russian leader in production of ammonium nitrate. Last year the total gross product output amounted to 2 million 928 thousand tons.
URALCHEM, JSC won the silver prize at the SAP Quality Awards 2015 CIS for its projects introducing the SuccessFactors system in the nomination category Advanced Technologies. The competition has been held annually for the last eight years by SAP, a global company specializing in the development of corporate applications.
URALCHEM has completed a large-scale equipment upgrade at the ammonia production facility of its subsidiary, KCKK Branch of Uralchem JSC in Kirovo-Chepetsk. Work on the AM 70 unit was carried during a maintenance shutdown in October-November this year.
In the first 9 months of 2015, URALCHEM Group enterprises produced 4.4 million tons of products, which exceeds the figures of the comparable period a year earlier by 6.2%. The production of complex fertilizers increased by 31%.