phosphate and sulfuric acid plant morocco


Pakistan Maroc Phosphore - FFBL

Established at Jorf Lasfar OCP’s phosphate hub in Morocco the project was successfully completed in record time and within the budget. Commercial production and shipment to FFBL started in April 2008 and May 2008 respectively. It was formally inaugurated by King Mohamed VI of Morocco. Plant is designed to produce 375000 MT per year of Phos acid thus meeting the total requirement of DAP plant of FFBL.

Phosphate Rock - an overview | ScienceDirect Topics

Phosphogypsum is a waste by-product from the processing of phosphate rock in plants producing phosphoric acid and phosphate fertilizers such as superphosphate. The wet chemical phosphoric acid treatment process or ‘wet process’ in which phosphate ore is digested with sulfuric acid is widely used to produce phosphoric acid and calcium ...

The Manufacture of Sulfuric Acid and Superphosphate

reaction between sulfuric acid and ’phosphate rock’ (rock rich in the mineral fluorapatite Ca5(PO4)3F): 2Ca5(PO4)3F + 7H2SO4 + 3H2O → 7CaSO4 + 3Ca(H2PO4)2.H 2O + 2HF The sulfuric acid is manufactured on site in a three step process: Step 1 - Production of sulfur dioxide

Morocco’s OCP Group to Construct Phosphoric Acid Plant for ...

The new plant aims to double the annual production capacity of EMAPHOS a joint venture between Morocco’s OCP Group Germany’s Budenheim and Belgium’s Prayon. Morocco’s OCP Group to Construct...

Outotec to construct sulfuric acid plant in Morocco ...

The acid plant will be built in connection with their existing chemical complexes and support in OCP’s fertilizer production from phosphate rock from their mining processes as a material. “Outotec’s sulfuric acid technology has proven to be one of the leading technologies for decades.

Projects - JESA Group

JESA is the African leader in design engineering project delivery and asset management services delivering superior value to customers with end-to-end innovative and sustainable solutions for industrial and urban advancement. Created in 2010 JESA is backed by two global powerhouses OCP and Worley. As one of the largest engineering firms in Africa and Morocco covering mining industry ...

OCP - Maroc Phosphore III-IV - Sulphuric Acid

The sulphuric acid plant has 6 production units of 2650 tons per day. The process used is double absorption Monsanto. The phosphoric acid plant is composed of 8 phosphate rock crushing units 8 lines of 29% P 2 O 5 phosphoric acid 20 concentration units 8 clarification units 4 54% P 2 O 5 acid filtration units as well as a pre-treatment unit. Manufacturing is made according to the French Rhone-Poulenc process.

History of Prayon Group

The plant sources phosphate from Morocco. 1960. ... This requires the use of concentrated sulfuric acid of which Prayon is a major producer. 1928.

Fertiliser leader OCP signs up Outotec for sulphuric acid ...

Outotec has signed a contract with Morocco-based OCP Group for the delivery of a sulphuric acid plant for fertiliser production. The approximately €80 million ($90.2 million) order has been booked into Outotec’s 2019 March quarter order intake the company said.


Recent projects have included 4 world-scale (1500 MTPD each) plants for OCP at Jorf Lasfar Morocco and 3 world-scale plants (1615 MTPD) for Ma’aden at Wa’ad Al Shamal Saudi Arabia. The largest phosphoric acid plant in the world operated by IFFCO in Paradeep India was designed and started-up in 2000 for a design capacity of 2600 MTPD.

Dissolution of Phosphate Rock by Mixtures of Sulfuric and ...

The process involves dissolution of phosphate rock in an aqueous mixture of phosphoric and sulfuric acid and subsequent crystallization of calcium sulfate dihydrate from the product phosphoric acid solution. In this study the mechanisms of dissolution of phosphate rock are studied using reagent grade and plant acids.

Outotec to deliver sulfuric acid plant to Morocco - Metso Outotec

Outotec to deliver sulfuric acid plant to Morocco Outotec has signed a contract with the Moroccan OCP Group for the delivery of a sulfuric acid plant for fertilizer production. The approximately EUR 80 million order has been booked into Outotec's 2019 first quarter order intake.

Renewed service agreement for catalyst screening at OCP Morocco

Entry into the acid business in Morocco was extremely challenging and took decades to achieve. In January 2013 we were awarded a service agreement contract for catalyst screening for additional acid plants at Safi and Jorf Lasfar. The high level of service execution was soon recognized by our customer.

ACS Group to Build 2 of World’s Largest Sulfuric Acid Plants ...

ACS Group to Build 2 of World’s Largest Sulfuric Acid Plants in Morocco The plants will produce sulfuric acid to make phosphate fertilizers and generate enough electricity to power the area of Jorf...

Technical Support Document for the Phosphoric Acid Production ...

rock mines. Of the 14 phosphoric acid facilities operating in 2006 only 3 located along the Gulf Coast consumed phosphate rock imported from Morocco (USGS 2007). Phosphoric acid production in 2006 at each of the 14 facilities is presented in Table 1. Table 1. U.S. Producers of Phosphoric Acid Company Plant Location 2006 Production (metric tons)

OCP Group - Wikipedia

The first OCP chemical site the Safi complex started its activities in 1965 to process the phosphate rock from Benguerir. In addition to fertilizer and phosphoric acid production units the site has a phosphate washing unit and a sulfuric acid plant. In 2016 the site produced 1.5Mt of phosphoric acid and 832.6Kt of TSP fertilizer.

OCP - Sulphuric Acid

March 7 2019 - Morocco’s OCP group and Spain’s ACS Group have signed two contracts to build two factories in Jorf Lasfar 120 kilometers south of Casablanca which will cost €255 million approximately MAD 2.8 billion announced ACS on Tuesday. The contracts to build the factories “have been awarded by the OCP (Office Chériffien de Phosphates) following a tender process where several international engineering companies have taken part” said ACS an international civil and ...


ACS Group will build two of the world's largest Sulfuric Acid Plant in Morocco; as Rabat Morocco's OCP group and Spain's ACS Group sign contract to build the factories in Jorf Lasfar. When complete the world largest sulfuric plants will process of two 5000 tons of sulfuric acid per day which will be used in making granulated phosphate fertilizers.

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