About Pakarab Fertilizers
Pakarab Fertilizers Limited was incorporated on November 12, 1973 by joint venture between Government of Pakistan and Abu Dhabi National Oil Company Limited (ADNOC). It was privatized on July 14, 2005 under the privatization policy of Government of Pakistan. It was acquired by a consortium of Fatima Group and Arif Habib Group.
Contributions to the Complex
Fatima Group has undertaken extensive modernization at Pakarab Fertilizers Limited and new improved processes have been introduced to maximize the output while minimizing the negative impacts on the environment. Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) plant was the first project of its kind in Pakistan by Fatima Group for the abatement of NOX emissions from the stack gases of Nitric Acid plant. The efforts and investments for the reduction of green-house gases show Fatima Group’s commitment towards a cleaner and healthier environment for the future generations of Pakistan.
ANNUAL PRODUCTION CAPACITIES / METRIC TONS
Yearly Milestones Achieved
Ammonia Plant Revamped from 910 to 960 MTPD
Plant acquisition by a Consortium of Fatima Group and Arif Habib Group
Nitric Acid Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) Plant commissioned for NOx Abatement
ISO 9002: Quality Management System Certification
ISO-14001: Environment Management System Certification
OHSAS 18001: Health and Safety Management System Certification
New Energy Efficiency Co-generation Plant Commissioned
New State of the Art Distributed Control System (DCS) Installed at Nitric Acid Plant
5,000 MT Double Wall Double Integrity Ammonia Storage Tank Commissioned
Pakistan’s First Ever LNG Cargo Utilized Through Engro Elengy Terminal
Allocation of Mari Shallow Gas Secured from Economic Coordination Committee (ECC)
First Ever OGRA License Secured to Operate Under Third Party Access Rules and Gas Network Code
Pakarab Gas Processing Facility at Dharki Commissioned and PFL Operations Revived After Prolonged Shutdown of 786 Days Due to Gas Curtailment
NP Plant Revamped from 1,015 to 1,100 MTPD
PFL’s Highest Safe Man-hours Count of 19 Million Achieved
Farmer Support & Education
Enhancing farm productivity and profitability by improving farmer’s knowledge & perception on balanced fertilizer use.
At Pakarab, we know our long-term success is linked to the success of thousands of farmers who grow crops. That’s why we work on-the-ground with farmers and educate them about the proper use of fertilizers to help improve yields
Our systems intend to be ample, safe and robust to achieve high standards of HSE. We follow the world class system of DuPont’s Model of Process Safety Management (PSM) which is designed to comply with US OSHA Process Safety Management (29 CFR 1910.119) requirements. We gauge our safety performance through a set of leading and lagging indicators, benchmarked with International standards such as API-754.
We believe in achieving operational excellence while protecting our community and surroundings.
CAER Community Awareness & Emergency Response
Pakarab Fertilizers Limited has developed a very detailed procedure for emergency handling based on DuPont guidelines. Effective systems and controls are in place to prevent any emergency. To ensure the adequacy & preparedness of fire and safety arrangements at site, weekly and quarterly mock drills are conducted with involvement of Mukhtar A. Sheikh Hospital, Rescue 1122 and neighboring communities.
CSR Corporate Social Responsibility
Being a socially responsible organization, PFL is playing a vital role to improve living standards of neighboring communities by serving them in healthcare, education and skill development.
Mukhtar A. Sheikh Hospital (MASH)
Mukhtar A. Sheikh Hospital (MASH) is a multidisciplinary tertiary care hospital, located in the heart of Multan. MASH is established as a welfare hospital and registered with the Federal Board of Revenue as a non-profit organization. It aims to provide exceptional healthcare services at its state-of-the-art facility.
A mental health care facility comprising of psychiatrists, clinical psychologists and speech therapists, operating in the special socio-cultural background of the region to not only treat the mental ailments but also to improve the quality of life.
Pakarab Technical Training Institute – The Hunar Foundation (THF)
THF offers students courses, which are designed to meet industry requirements, ensuring a high degree of employability for the graduates. It delivers well-equipped workshops & high quality learning environment for international standards.
Established since 2012, Al-Shifa dispensary provides health care services to needy families in the community. Different camps are also organized in community to spread awareness and provide free of cost treatment.