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Tonnage air separation plants - general products

For production of oxygen, nitrogen, argon and ̶ in some special cases ̶ other  rare gases (krypton, xenon, helium, neon) through cryogenic rectification of air. The products can be produced in gaseous form for pipeline supply or as cryogenic liquid for storage and distribution by truck.
 
Linde has built approx. 3,000 cryogenic air separation plants in more than 80 countries and has the leading market position for air separation plants. This position results from the outstanding technology of our plants together with very reliable and effective contract execution.
 
Packaged air separation plants
are modularly designed cryogenic plants with a production capacity of up to 850 t/d (approx. 25,000 Nm³/h) of oxygen (GOX and LOX) and up to 2,000 t/d (approx. 66,000 Nm³/h) of nitrogen (GAN and LIN). If required these plants can also produce argon. Within the last 20 years, Linde has built approx. 500 packaged air separation plants. For a detailed description please refer to the respective product information.
 
Tonnage air separation plants
are plants that are individually designed for the specific demands of our customers. These plants can produce oxygen, nitrogen, argon, krypton, xenon, helium and neon. Daily oxygen production capacities are between 450 tons (13,000 Nm³/h) and 7,000 tons (200,000 Nm³/h). Within the last 20 years, Linde has built approx. 100 tonnage air separation plants.
 
LINEXTM air separation plants
→ represent a new product line, which transfers the benefits of the successful modular concept from the packaged air separation plant range to the tonnage plant sizes
→ have a significant economical advantage compared to fully “tailor-made” plants
→ the delivery times are substantially shorter and together with a flawless construction, commissioning and start-up very attractive on-stream times can be achieved
 
Longest track record in air separation.
 
Superior plants availability
→ Use of robust plant and component concepts with proven reliability in many Linde plants
→ Highly developed and proven control and redundancy philosophy to guarantee continuous production
→ Long established relationship with well-known and reliable subvendors, especially for rotating equipment
→ Design of cryogenic core components by Linde with fabrication in Linde´s own work-shops incorporating Linde’s high standards of quality (certified acc. ISO 9000 and ISO 9001)

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