Thermal Oxidiser – Huntsman Corporation

Project Details

Customer Name: Huntsman Corporation
The Brief: Process a chemical waste liquid stream resulting from the manufacture of amines
Location of Installation: Llanelli, South Wales
Products supplied: Thermal Oxidiser and waste heat recovery boiler system
Project Duration: 9 months

The Solution

Firstly to understand Huntsman’s exacting technical requirements and then install a custom designed thermal oxidiser to process the liquid stream at their specialist Bynea plant that they wished to expand.

  • The plant produces amines – a product used in the manufacture of pharmaceuticals, coatings, resins and gas treatment that helps prevent corrosion
  • One of the main products emerging from the process is an epoxy curative used in the manufacture of wind turbine generator blades
  • The project was successfully commissioned and handed over to Huntsman having met all the project requirements including meeting agreed emission limits with the Environmental Protection Agency.