Air Liquide Global E&C Solutions will be supplying its Zimmer technologies to two Chinese corporations for production of polyamide (PA) 6, the business unit of France-based Air Liquide Group announced recently.
Fujian Jinfeng Technology Co Ltd and Fujian Zhongjin New Material Co Ltd recently signed contracts for PA6 plants with Air Liquide Global E&C Solutions, who will be responsible for the design of the plants, the delivery of proprietary equipment and the technical services for a total capacity of 360,000 tons per year.
The new plants will feature the Zimmer technologies Full Recovery concept as well as the newest generation of proprietary reactors with a single line capacity of 400 tons per day, according Air Liquide.
François Venet, Vice President Air Liquide Global E&C Solutions, stated, “Zimmer technologies form an integral part of the Air Liquide Global E&C Solutions portfolio. Our continuous efforts in innovation translate in a strong competitive position, enabling us to commercialize this new concept in China, the most important market for PA6 technology.”