NEDERLAND, Texas, Dec. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OCI Partners LP, a Delaware limited partnership (the "Partnership"), announced today that it has acquired a 20,000 metric ton ammonia tank from Lucite International for additional ammonia storage capacity on-site at Beaumont, Texas.
By acquiring the tank, OCI Partners LP will have additional ammonia storage capacity and access to an ammonia pipeline. The access to the pipeline will allow OCI Partners LP the flexibility to switch a larger portion of its ammonia sales via pipeline as opposed to barge providing more flexibility on a need-be basis.
In addition, the acquisition of the ammonia tank will facilitate the installation of ammonia truck and railcar loading capacity which will help diversify OCI Partners LP's customer base.
About OCI Partners LP
OCI Partners LP (NYSE: OCIP) is a master limited partnership that owns and operates a recently upgraded, integrated methanol and ammonia production facility that is strategically located on the Texas Gulf Coast near Beaumont. The facility currently has a methanol production capacity of 730,000 metric tons per year and an ammonia production capacity of 265,000 metric tons per year.
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SOURCE OCI Partners LP