exida, the global leader in functional safety services for the process industries, is pleased to present Iowa Fertilizer Company (IFCo) with the 2017 exida Safety Award in the End User category. Iowa Fertilizer Company has demonstrated extraordinary dedication in implementing its functional safety management program.
“I am delighted with Iowa Fertilizer Company’s commitment to safety particularly their efforts to meet and exceed IEC 61511 that helps ensure the safety of industrial processes,” said Steve Gandy, Vice President of Global Business Development at exida. “It has been a pleasure to work with Iowa Fertilizer Company to develop and maintain the safety lifecycle at their facility.”
“At Iowa Fertilizer Company, the safety of our employees and the community as a whole is our top priority,” said David R. Ramble, Reliability and Technology Manager at Iowa Fertilizer Company. “We have been incredibly pleased to partner with exida to meet this commitment throughout the construction of our facility and now as we have been in production for the past year.”
About Iowa Fertilizer Company:
Iowa Fertilizer Company is a leader in the fertilizer industry. The plant in Wever, Iowa is the first greenfield nitrogen fertilizer facility constructed in the United States in more than 25 years. Utilizing its state-of-the-art production, industry-leading technology, and environmentally sustainable processes, Iowa Fertilizer Company will help provide farmers in Iowa and around the country with a stable, domestic supply of fertilizer. For more information, visit Iowa Fertilizer Company at www.iowafertilizer.com.