Indonesia: Specialised Technologies Air Liquide to Provide Technology for Pertamina’s Refinery
Under the agreement, Air Liquide will offer a technology licence as well as basic engineering for a hydrogen production unit which will be installed on the Balikpapan refinery site in Indonesia.
Indonesia – Air Liquide Engineering & Construction has been selected as a technology licensor by Pertamina, the state-owned National Oil & Gas Company of Indonesia, engaged in the oil, gas and renewable energy sectors. Air Liquide Engineering & Construction will provide a licence and basic engineering for a hydrogen production unit, Steam Methane Reformer (SMR), with a production capacity of 120,000 Nm3/h to be installed on Pertamina’s refinery site in Balikpapan, Borneo Island, Indonesia.
This contract is part of a Refinery Development Master Plan (RDMP) undertaken by Pertamina. The RDMP will increase the Balikpapan refinery’s crude processing capacity as well as enable production of cleaner fuels conforming to Euro 5 standard.
Air Liquide Engineering & Construction's full portfolio of hydrogen technologies and excellence in process experience combined with decades of operational experience ensures the competitiveness, reliability and long term sustainability of the solutions for customers.