Praxair China has started up a large air separation plant in
Wuwei, Anhui province, 100 kilometers from Nanjing, to supply
oxygen, nitrogen, and clean air to the Anhui Wuwei coal-based
The Anhui Wuwei project is owned by Anhui HuaYi
Chemical Co., Ltd.
The single-train air separation unit, with a capacity of
3,000 tpd, will also generate liquid oxygen, nitrogen and
The new supply will be integrated with Praxair Chinas
liquid production and distribution network in the region,
improving distribution efficiency and reliability to the customers in the
regional merchant market, according to the company.
Were very proud to have the opportunity to
further demonstrate our strengths in supporting major projects in the chemical industry
and we look forward to a long and successful commercial
relationship with Shanghai HuaYi (Group) Company, said
Dr. Minda Ho, president of Praxair China.
Anhui HuaYi Chemical Co., Ltd. is an affiliate of Shanghai
HuaYi (Group) Co., one of Chinas largest chemical groups
supplying fine and specialty chemicals.