Air Liquide to build €100m steam reformer at Germany chempark

12 December 2012 15:01  [Source: ICIS news]

LONDON (ICIS)--Air Liquide plans to invest €100m ($130m) to build a steam reformer at the Dormagen chemical park near Cologne, Germany, officials said on Wednesday.

The facility by the France-based industrial gases major will supply carbon monoxide (CO) and hydrogen to a 300,000 tonne/year toluene di-isocyanate (TDI) Bayer MaterialScience plans to build at Dormagen.

Air Liquide’s plant will have capacities for 22,000 tonnes/year of hydrogen and 120,000 tonnes/year of CO. It is expected to start up in 2014.

($1 = €0.77)

By: Stefan Baumgarten
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