Praxair Inc starts 1,250 metric tonne per day air separation units Bhilai, India

Praxair starts air separation units for SAIL in Bhilai, India

9:29 AM, 20th March 2014
Praxair Inc business news india

DANBURY, US: Praxair Inc announced the start-up of the first of two 1,250 metric tonne per day air separation units at Steel Authority of India’s (SAIL) Bhilai, India facility. The plant will provide a reliable and energy efficient supply of gaseous oxygen, nitrogen and argon under a long term contract to support SAIL’s expansion activities. This is Praxair’s first large project in the state of Chhattisgarh and central India.

The facility will also produce liquid oxygen, nitrogen and argon to further support growing industrial and medical gases needs in the states of Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and parts of Maharashtra.

“This plant will also expand Praxair’s merchant capabilities in central India and consolidate our presence in this growing market. Further, Praxair’s innovative applications technologies will help customers optimize costs and productivity, improve quality, as well as enable them to meet increasingly stringent environmental regulations,” said Anuj Sharma, Managing Director, Praxair India.

© Worldofchemicals News

0 Comments

Login

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


Carbon nanotubes replace silicon in photovoltaic solar cells

UMEA, SWEDEN: Carbon nanotubes are becoming increasingly attractive for photovoltaic solar cells as a replacement to silicon. Researchers at Umea Univ ...

Read more
Foster Wheeler, Kentz awarded Shell’s Majnoon Oil Field contract in Iraq

DUBAI, UAE: Foster Wheeler Kentz Energy Services DMCC, the Dubai-based joint venture company of Foster Wheeler and Kentz, has been awarded framework c ...

Read more
PPG invests $27 million in coatings facility in Mexico

SAN JUAN DEL RIO, MEXICO: PPG Industries plans to invest more than $27 million in its San Juan del Rio, Queretaro, Mexico, coatings manufacturing faci ...

Read more
Pakistan Refinery selects UOP’s technology for gasoline production

DES PLAINES, US: Pakistan Refinery Limited (PRL) will use process technology and modular equipment from Honeywell’s UOP to help PRL meet growing ...

Read more
Dow Corning opens office in Dubai

MIDLAND, US: Dow Corning, a global leader in silicones, silicon-based technology and innovation, has relocated its Middle East representative office t ...

Read more
LG Chem acquires NanoH2O for $200 million

SEOUL, KOREA: LG Chem Ltd has purchased NanoH2O Inc, a manufacturer of reverse-osmosis membranes that purify seawater to drinking quality while loweri ...

Read more