FAQ
 

FAQ

01 - How to send an enquiry?

By letter, fax, or e-mail addressed to:

Assistant GM - Marketing , FERTIL
P.O. Box: 2288, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Tel:        +971 2 6021111 / 6727393 / 6744431 / 6744432
Fax:        +971 2 6786259
Telex:      23550 FERTIL EM

E-Mail:     marketing@fertil.com 

02 - Can we ask for product samples?

Yes

03 - What is the Urea Specification?

Granular, white urea, free from visible impurities and dust and chemically treated to reduce hygroscopic with the following chemical specifications:

Characteristics:

Total Nitrogen content 46.00% by weight minimum
Biuret 1.00% by weight maximum
Moisture:
Bulk:
Bagged:
0.50% by weight maximum
0.50% by weight maximum
Granules Distribution 90% by weight minimum between 2.0 and 4.0 mm.

04 - Is FERTIL urea treated or coated with anti-caking agent?

​Yes, urea is treated with Urea Formaldehyde (UF-85).

05 - What is the ammonia specification?

Specifications Conforming to
Ammonia (NH3) 99.5% by wt. minimum
Moisture 0.5% by wt. maximum
Nitrogen (N2) 81.9% by wt. minimum
Oil 10 ppm by wt. maximum
Temp. at Loading / Unloading Not warmer than minus 33 degree centigrade

06 - What are the loading rates at Ruwais Port?

  • Ammonia - 400 MT per hour.
  • Urea - Bulk - 4,500 MTPD.
  • Urea - Bagged - 1,400 MTPD for Single Deck vessels. 1,250 MTPD for Twin Deck vessels.

07 - What type of bags is FERTIL using?

Polypropylene woven bags with loose polyethylene lining, sewn at the bottom and hemmed at the mouth.
  • Capacity: 50 kilograms.
  • Printing: As per client’s requirements.
  • Total weight: 205 grams; 12 x 12 mesh

08 - What are the loading berth limitations?

Vessels within the following characteristics may be accommodated at each of the two loading berths in Ruwais

Characteristics Minimum Maximum
Overall length 80.0 meters 190.0 meters
Breadth 14.5 meters 28.0 meters
Draught - 10.5 meters
Free Board’s Height 3.5 meters 9.5 meters
Displacement - 35,000 tons
Height of Superstructure - No Limits

09 - Does FERTIL load containers?

​No

10 - Does FERTIL pack in One ton bags?

​No

11 - Is night time berthing allowed?

​Yes

12 - Is there any restriction on age of the vessel?

​Yes, prior vetting and approval of FERTIL / Port Authority is required.

13 - Are venting and purging allowed on the jetty for Ammonia vessels?

​No