Subsidy Tracker Individual Entry
Concrete/PVC Drain System ? Sulfur Area (Project 900051) This project was done to replace the deteriorated drain trench throughout the sulfur process area. Improvement needed due to the age (over 40 years) of the existing trench and the severity of the deterioration to avoid the risk of a reportable environmental spill. Emergency Lighting (Project 900072) This project was done to install new emergency lighting throughout the plant to allow for egress in case of an emergency or a power outage. Newly installed light fixtures include the OSHA required battery back-up of 90 minutes. Regen Furnace and Foundation (Project 900192) This project was done to replace the regeneration plant furnace. Replacement needed to stabilize the furnace to satisfactory structural integrity. Continuing deterioration of the shell and refractory discovered upon internal inspections during 2012 annual turnaround required this project. Damaged brick was removed and gunnite refractory was applied in its place.
Subsidy value is estimated ten-year property tax exemption. Jobs, wages and investment amounts are projected.