Mejillones, a city in northern Chile, 65 kilometers north of Antofagasta
Review and validation of conceptual engineering, basic and detail engineering, equipment and materials procurement management and technical assistance during the construction stage.
The project consisted in the design of the new Panna 4 ammonium nitrate plant, which expanded the Prillex America complex. Pares&Alvarez developed the adaptation of the facilities outside the limit of productive battery, in order to provide the unit with the inputs, supplies, services and raw materials required for its operation, in the appropriate quantities and conditions for its operation.
The project required an investment of 230 million dollars, which allowed to increase the production of ammonium nitrate from 450 thousand to 800 thousand tons per year.