NACAG´s partner plant operator in Zimbabwe, Sable Chemical Industries Ltd., has opened a call for international competitive bidding for the design, installation and commissioning of nitrous oxide (N2O) abatement technology (secondary catalyst) and emissions monitoring equipment at Sable’s nitric acid plants in Kwekwe, Zimbabwe.
Interested bidders may request the bidding documents via email from Sable Chemical Industries Ltd (email@example.com). The documents and participation are free of charge.
A pre-bid meeting will take place online at 10:00 Central African Time (CAT) on 6th August 2021. Details of the meeting will be forwarded to bidders issued with the Invitation to Tender Document. The tendering procedure closes at 16:00 CAT on 24. September 2021. Interested participants shall submit all necessary documents to firstname.lastname@example.org in PDF format by this time.
NACAG finances the procurement and installation of the respective technology under a grant agreement signed with Sable Chemicals in April 2021. The signing of the agreement followed the Zimbabwean Government’s firm commitment to ensure the effective and permanent mitigation of nitrous oxide emissions from nitric acid production from 2024 onwards.
Sable Chemicals, founded in 1966, is the sole manufacturer of nitrogenous fertilizer in Zimbabwe. After the installation of equipment, roughly 300.000 tons of CO2 equivalent will be mitigated annually.