Air Liquide supply industrial gases caprolactam facility in China

Air Liquide to supply industrial gases to caprolactam facility in China

10:18 AM, 24th May 2013
Air Liquide to supply industrial gases to caprolactam facility in China


PARIS, FRANCE: Air Liquide has just signed a long-term contract with Fujian Shenyuan New Materials Co Ltd to supply industrial gases for its caprolactam production project located in Lianjiang Kemen Economic & Development Zone, Fujian Province, South-East of China. Air Liquide will invest in an industrial gases complex of eight units including an Air Separation Unit of 2,000 tonne of oxygen per day, a gasification unit, a purification unit of synthesis gas and an ammonia plant to supply hydrogen, nitrogen and ammonia.

Air Liquide possesses strong operations and engineering integration capabilities in China as well as expertise in coal gasification in terms of energy efficiency, enabling the Group to operate a full supply chain from coal and oxygen to pure hydrogen.

“By leveraging the Group’s technologies, as well as excellent project and operations skills of our teams in China, we will provide our customer with high value-added solutions. This project enables to valorize natural resources using our technologies to increase the competitiveness of our customer. Our cutting-edge technologies allow us to open new markets,” said Jean-Marc de Royere, Senior Vice-President, Asia-Pacific and member of Executive Committee, Air Liquide.

© WOC News




Your Comments (Up to 2000 characters)
Please respect our community and the integrity of its participants. WOC reserves the right to moderate and approve your comment.

Related News

Shin-Etsu acquires total stake in Asia Silicones Monomer

  TOKYO, JAPAN: Shin-Etsu Chemical Co Ltd has acquired the total shares indirectly held by General Electric Company of Asia Silicones Monomer Li ...

Read more
Braskem launches polyethylene caps for carbonated beverages

SAO PAULO, BRAZIL: Braskem has launched polyethylene caps for carbonated beverages. The product is expected to reach the market in the second half of ...

Read more
Orica, PhosAgro sign services supply contract in Russia

MOSCOW, RUSSIA/VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA: Apatit, a subsidiary of PhosAgro, and Orica have signed a 10-year contract to supply explosives and blasting ser ...

Read more
Total, Qatar Petroleum form joint venture in Congo

PARIS, FRANCE: Qatar Petroleum International (QPI) and Total signed a framework of agreement whereby QPI will participate in Total E&P Congo throu ...

Read more
Scientists provide better understanding of water’s behaviour at nanoscale

WASHINGTON DC, US: The results of a new study led by Tianshu Li, Professor, George Washington University, provide direct computational evidence that n ...

Read more
Oxea starts carboxylic acids production in Oberhausen, Germany

OBERHAUSEN, GERMANY: Oxea successfully commenced operations at its new state-of-the-art plant for the production of carboxylic acids in Oberhausen, ...

Read more uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X