By the Grace of Almighty Allah, Sitara Chemical Industries Limited took a step ahead to launch a project of OLEO chemical for its vertical integration. Technology for the production Distilled Fatty Acid, Medical Grade Glycerin and Stearic Acid was acquired from JJ. Lurgi Sdn Bhd Malaysia which is one of the leading suppliers in the world for the OLEO chemical business. The design capacity of plants is 34,000 MTPA for Distilled fatty acid, 3960 MTPA for glycerin and 6600 MTPA for stearic acid. For the saponification section and finishing line, the world’s best technology company MAZZONI LB Italy was chosen by the board. Capacity of soap chips production is 47520 MTPA.
The project team is fully geared and motivated to make it happen on time and we expect to start commercial production by March 31, 2021 Insha Allah. The company aims to provide the best quality soap chips and sign MOUs with different FMCG brands, for the production of their soaps.
Linear Alkyl Benzene Sulfonic Acid (LABSA)
Company has also announced setting up a LABSA plant based on European Technology having production capacity of 30,000 M. Ton per year.
Expansion of Coal Fired Power Plant
Company has also announced the expansion of its existing Coal Fired Power Plant (CFPP) by 40 MW. Contract with M/s Shandong Yangzhuo Energy Development Co., Limited (SYEDCL) has been signed by the company on January 07, 2021 for the engineering design of the project. Currently meetings with SYEDCL for engineering and design specifications of the plant are in progress. A kick off meeting for expansion of coal fired power plant was held on January 15, 2021.