Use of Acrylic Acid (AA)

  • Esters
        - Methylacrylate
        - Butylacrylate
        - Ethylacrylate
        - Ethylhexylacrylate

 
coatings
adhesives
elastomers
flocculants
fibres
plastics

  • Resins
  • Pure acrylic acid – Superabsorbent polymers (SAP)
  • Oil treatment chemicals
  • Water treatment chemicals
  • Detergent intermediates

Maximal design capacity for one reactor system

   
 Maximal tube number  40,000
 Space Velocity (SVO) 150 1/hr
 AA capacity 200,000 tpy

 

DWE®-Reactor for prodution of Acrylic Acid (AA)

AA reactor on MDT's quay

 Tubes 2 x 22,000
 Diameter 6.5 m
 Height 22.7 m
Weight (Transport)
569 metric tons 

AA reactor during embarkation

 Tubes  22,500
 Diameter 7.4 m
 Height 18.5 m 
Weight (Transport) 420 metric tons