BOC in Korea to supply steel manufacturer


BOC are to build a new hydrogen plant in Pohang, Korea to meet growing customer demand.

The new hydrogen plant will supply gases via pipeline to Pohang Coated Steel, Co. Ltd. (POCOS), located in Korea’s Pohang Steel Complex.

As part of the new 15-year agreement with POCOS, BOC will install a 1,200 cubic meter per hour steam methane reformer-type hydrogen plant, which will be commissioned in June. The gaseous hydrogen will be piped to POCOS through an existing 5.2km pipeline. BOC also supply POCOS with gaseous nitrogen.

POCOS is an affiliate of POSCO (Pohang Steel Corporation), a worldwide producer of steel. POCOS’ main businesses include galvanized steel sheets for construction, automobile parts, pipes and colour sheets, aluminised steel sheets mainly for car exhaust systems, home appliances and other heat related items.

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