Air Products has inked a long-term onsite contract with a global leader in memory and storage solutions to supply a new state-of-the-art facility in Penang, North Malaysia.

Under the agreement, Air Products will install a PRISM® cryogenic nitrogen generator which will supply a significant volume of high purity, reliable and economical on-site gaseous nitrogen to the new facility.

The gases will be used will be used in the customer’s chip assembly processes and cold testing of the memory products, helping improve product quality, productivity, and environmental performance.

Alex Tan, President of Air Products Southeast Asia, said, “We are honoured by the continued trust of our customer in our capability to support their growth plans with this significant investment in Malaysia.”

“Malaysia is one of the largest exporters of electrical and electronics (E&E) products. The E&E industry is not only a key growth driver of the county’s industrial development, it also enables the country to move into Industry 4.0 by leveraging the latest smart technologies such as Internet of Things and artificial intelligence with the intermediary products and components produced.”