USA: Industrial Gases Air Products to Construct New Air Separation Unit
The large-scale facility is expected to start operations in 2020 and will produce liquid nitrogen, oxygen as well as argon for local customers in the region.
Pennsylvania/USA – Air Products has recently announced its plans to build, own and operate a new air separation unit (ASU) in the Twin Cities area of Minnesota. The new large-scale facility, scheduled to be on-stream in early-to-mid-2020, will provide reliable liquid industrial gas options for local customers and distributors in the region.
The new large-scale ASU will produce liquid nitrogen, oxygen and argon, allowing Air Products to strengthen and grow its presence in a dynamic geography. The company has supplied customers in Minnesota and the surrounding region with both onsite gases and merchant liquid for decades.
Air Products currently owns and operates over 300 air separation plants in over 40 countries worldwide. In addition to its plants, the company has sold, designed and built more than 2,000 air separation units globally.