CoreSulphur Announces Formation of Sohar Sulphur Fertilizer, LLC in Oman
ARROYO GRANDE, Calif. – June 27, – CoreSulphur, Inc., a full-service sulphur forming and sulphur bentonite fertilizer project operator, announced today the formation of CoreSulphur Sohar in the Sultanate of Oman. The new venture will create a state-of-the-art sulphur bentonite and sulphur micronutrient complex located near the Port of Sohar and the Oman Refining and Petrochemical Company.
CoreSulphur partnered with Oman-based Takamul Investment Company SAOC as well as Awtad Projects and Development to initiate operations. Together, the companies are partnering with Dubai based RNZ DMCC for product marketing services. The manufacturing complex is scheduled to be completed by Q1, 2012, offering the highest quality sulphur fertilizer products aimed for high-growth markets in India, Northern Africa, the Mediterranean region, Europe, and Australia.
“As the foremost expert in sulphur bentonite and sulphur micronutrient fertilizers, CoreSulphur’s formation of Sohar Sulphur Fertilizer, LLC positions us as a fast-growing international player in a high-growth market,” said Kent Lambden, managing director of CoreSulphur, Inc. “Our partnerships with leading firms, such as Takamul and Awtad, highlight our expertise and stance within the industry. We’re extremely pleased to expand into Oman to provide unmatched products to areas that need it most.”
About CoreSulphur, Inc.
CoreSulphur, Inc. is the world’s premier, full-service sulphur forming and sulphur bentonite fertilizer project operator. Through its Core-Drop Turnkey Sulphur Solutions, CoreSulphur provides Engineering, Procurement, and Technology (EPT) services around the globe. CoreSulphur designs, engineers, installs, maintains and operates sulphur operations around the globe, providing rapidly deployed, highly efficient sulphur fertilizer plants. CoreSulphur provides involuntary producers of molten sulphur, such as refiners of oil and natural gas, a comprehensive range of solutions including the forming of sulphur and fertilizer production. These unique services allow CoreSulphur to further expand the reach of sulphur fertilizers into overseas markets such as Asia, Africa and South America. For more information, visit www.CoreSulphur.com.
About Takamul Investment Company
Takamul Investment Company is a majority owned subsidiary of Oman Oil Company, an Omani Government enterprise and investment arm in the field of energy. Takamul has several investments in the field of metals and petrochemicals. This project will be a good addition to its efforts in creating a petrochemical value chain in Oman as well as to diversity its portfolio into the rapidly growing agricultural industry. For more information, please visit www.Takamul.com.