IHS Chemical Week

Markets :: Industrial Gases

Praxair begins production at its first air separation plant in Russia

6:41 AM MST | December 11, 2012 | Sotirios Frantzanas

Praxair Volgograd (Volgograd, Russia), a subsidiary of Praxair, has started up its first large-scale air separation plant in Russia. The plant is at Volgograd and will produce oxygen, nitrogen, and compressed air for NikoChem Group's (Moscow) Kaustik division, under a long-term contract, the company says. The production capacity of the plant is 350 m.t./day, and the plant is expected to reduce Kaustik's electricity consumption at the site by approximately 30%, Praxair says. The plant will also supply merchant gases to local markets such as metals, metal...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.


contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa