CVR Partners’ Fertilizer Plant Resumes Full Operations
SUGAR LAND, Texas, Aug. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –CVR Partners, LP (NYSE: UAN), a manufacturer of ammonia and urea ammonium nitrate (UAN) solution fertilizer products, announced today that its fertilizer facility in Coffeyville, Kan., has resumed full operations.
CVR Partners previously announced that it planned to shut down its fertilizer plant on July 27, 2013, to replace damaged catalyst and regain full production capacity. The repair was made as scheduled and the fertilizer plant was brought back online Saturday, Aug. 3.
About CVR Partners, LP
Headquartered in Sugar Land, Texas, with manufacturing facilities located in Coffeyville, Kan., CVR Partners, LP is a Delaware limited partnership focused primarily on the manufacture of nitrogen fertilizers. The CVR Partners nitrogen fertilizer manufacturing facility is the only operation in North America that uses a petroleum coke gasification process to produce nitrogen fertilizer and includes a 1,225 ton-per-day ammonia unit, a 3,000 ton-per-day urea ammonium nitrate unit, and a dual-train gasifier complex having a capacity of 84 million standard cubic feet per day of hydrogen.
SOURCE CVR Partners, LP