By Cameron Chai
Praxair, a major industrial gases company in the South and North America, announced that its subsidiary, Praxair Argentina has planned to construct a new manufacturing facility to deliver industrial gases.
Praxair Argentina offers a wide range of industrial gases to various industries, including chemicals, electronics, energy, healthcare, aerospace, manufacturing, metals and food and beverage.
The new plant will help meet the rising industrial demand in Argentina, one of the South America’s fastest developing industrial gases markets. The plant will be equipped with cutting edge technology, which will boost the liquid product capacity and enhance the production reliability. The Argentina facility is expected to commence operations in 2013. It will produce and deliver 400 tons of argon, nitrogen and oxygen per day.
Domingos Bulus, Praxair South America’s President, said that the Argentina project shows the company’s commitment towards serving the South Americans and consistent supply is important in meeting the emerging industrial demand in Argentina.