BIG brings new ‘cold energy’ ASU on-stream


Thailand’s Bangkok Industrial Gas Co. Ltd (BIG) has opened a new air separation unit (ASU) that utilises ‘cold energy’ from LNG regasification.

Operated under Map Ta Phut Air Products Company Limited (MAP), a joint venture company between PTT Public Company Limited (PTT) and BIG, it is the first such plant in Southeast Asia that uses cold energy from LNG regasification.

The plant was operational by the end of September and aims to both reduce carbon emissions from the industrial sector and increase oxygen production capacity to supply the public healthcare sector.

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