18 October 2013 16:24 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS)--Praxair’s Brazilian subsidiary has started up an 800 ton/day (725 tonne/day) air separation plant in the southeastern state of Minas Gerais, the US-based industrial gases producer announced on Friday.
White Martins’s new plant will supply steel-consuming and merchant liquid customers in industries including automotive, mining, construction and household appliances and packaging.
“Praxair and ArcelorMittal have had a long-term relationship in Minas Gerais and around the world and this project positions us well to continue to grow together in the future,” said Domingos Bulus, president of White Martins.
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