Supplier of ancillary services to other companies
The Tarragona factory, located in the municipality of La Canonja (Tarragona), is dedicated to supplying services to companies in the southern industrial park of Tarragona. To this end, it is equipped with production units for the generation of steam, cooled brine, instrument air and cooling and demineralised water. The centre also has a wastewater treatment plant using biological processes to treat effluents from other companies.
This factory also provides other general dispatch, prevention, portering and surveillance services to the companies located on the same industrial estate. It is also the headquarters of Ercros' integral logistics department.
This is one of the three factories that make up the Tarragona industrial complex, which also belongs to Ercros' chlorine derivatives division. It has a workforce of around 30 people.
Tarragona factory services plants
General view of the factory and the companies in the southern petrochemicals park.
The Tarragona factory supplies services to chemical companies located in the southern industrial area of Tarragona.
Sekisui Speciality Chemicals Europe S L
Ethylene Transformer A.I.E.
Andrés Pintaluba, S.A.
The key figures of the Tarragona factory
Of cooling water supplied per year
Of compressed air supplied per year
Of treated effluent per year
A bit of history
Unión Explosivos Río Tinto, S.A. (ERT) builds the Tarragona factory dedicated to the production of nitric acid. It is a pioneer in the city's southern petrochemical industrial estate.
Ethyl acetate production starts in a new plant.
Launch of the biological wastewater treatment plant, the first in the petrochemical park.
Operation of the acetaldehyde and acetic acid plants owned by IQA on the same site.
Acquisition of IQA 's acetaldehyde and acetic acid plants and integration of the Tarragona factory into Ercros following the merger of ERT and S.A. Cros.
Production of the ethyl acetate and acetaldehyde plants ceases.
Sale of the nitric acid plant and end of production activity. The plant focuses on supplying services to third parties.
Certificates and policies of the Tarragona factory
The distinctive marks that endorse the Tarragona factory's commitment to sustainability.