Air Products to construct new membrane production facility


Air Products has announced plans to construct a new production facility in St. Charles, Missouri to increase manufacturing capacity of its full line of PRISM® membrane products.

It’s thought that the new facility will increase Air Products’ membrane output by over 50%, providing for state-of-the-art hollow fibre production and module assembly technology across the full range of multiple PRISM membrane offerings.

The new plant is scheduled to be on-stream in early 2010.

“This new facility will ensure our ability to meet the strong demand for high performance membranes. Membrane technology is being used increasingly in new and growing applications, and we will be positioned to meet that need with facilities capable of producing multiple size membrane product offerings,” explained George Lewis, Global Business Manager, Equipment Sales at Air Products.

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