Praxair signs long-term agreement to supply US Methanol in West Virginia


Praxair has signed a long-term agreement to supply oxygen (O2) to US Methanol LLC’s new facility in Institute, West Virginia.

The customer’s facility will produce methanol for use in the production of plastics, varnishes, medicines, adhesives and textiles.

The Tier One corporation will build a vacuum pressure swing adsorption (VPSA) plant that is expected to start up in 2019.

“We are proud to partner with US Methanol as they build their first facility in West Virginia,” said Todd Lawson, Vice-President of East Region for Praxair’s US Industrial Gases Business. “Praxair has a long-term expertise building and operating VPSA plants, and we look forward to providing them with a safe and effective solution.”

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