Air Liquide Engineering & Construction has signed a contract to supply an air separation unit (ASU) to Shandong Runyin Bio-Chemical Industry Co. Ltd (Runyin), a subsidiary of Shandong Ruixing Group, a large chemical company and one of the key high-tech players in China. Under the terms of the contract, Air Liquide Engineering & Construction will design and build a large ASU with a production capacity of 2,950 tons of oxygen per day.
The ASU will be an integral part of the customers’ key research and development project for chemical production. In support of this project, Air Liquide will provide its strong expertise and best-in-class oxygen production technologies which enable maximized energy efficiency and reduced environmental footprint. The first industrial production is expected in 2020.