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MIES completed construction of QAFAC's Carbon Dioxide Recovery (CDR) Plant and handed over to QAFAC

July 24, 2014 – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering & Services Private Ltd (MIES) successfully completed construction of Carbon Dioxide Recovery (CDR) Plant for Qatar Fuel Additives Company (QAFAC) with the capacity of 500t/d on July 2014. The completion of this CDR Plant is two months ahead of the original schedule of the EPC contract.

This CDR plant is the world largest for the purpose of Methanol production application based on the methanol reformer flue gas feed and utilized to boost Methanol production by more than 250MT per day. The CDR plant as well reduces green house gas emission.

QAFAC has produced CO2 with full capacity and inject it to the Methanol plant after the confirmation of CDR performance.


About Mitsubishi Heavy Industries

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, is one of the world’s leading heavy machinery manufacturers, with consolidated sales of 3,349.5 billion yen in fiscal 2013, the year ended March 31, 2014. MHI’s diverse lineup of products and services encompasses shipbuilding, power plants, chemical plants, environmental equipment, steel structures, industrial and general machinery, aircraft, space systems and air-conditioning systems.

For more information, please visit the MHI website:

Hideo Ikuno:
Tel: +813-6716-5277, Fax: +813-6716-5929
Daiya PR (in charge of public relations for Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.)


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