Isdemir hopes to boost steel output by 300,000 tpy with addition of air-separation unit

Turkish steelmaker Isdemir's has started using an air-separation unit at its Iskenderun facility in southern Turkey, with the aim of increasing steel output at the plant by 300,000 tonnes per year.

A joint venture between Isdemir and Germany’s Linde, the unit will produce 1,700 tonnes of nitrogen and oxygen per day, increasing Isdemir’s nitrogen production capacity by 70% and oxygen production capacity by 60%, Isdemir parent company Erdemir said on Friday April 13.


Serife Durmus

April 16, 2018

15:51 GMT