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J.D. Harrington
Headquarters, Washington D.C.
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Marny Skora
Langley Research Center, Hampton, Va.
757-864-3315/344-6111 (mobile)

 
09.21.06
 
RELEASE : 06-063
 
 
NASA Selects Pennsylvania Firm to Build Liquid Nitrogen Plant
 
 

NASA has selected Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., Allentown, Pa., to design, furnish and install a plant to produce liquid nitrogen for the National Transonic Facility, a cryogenic wind tunnel located at NASA's Langley Research Center, Hampton, Va.

The 24 month, firm-fixed price contract has a maximum value of approximately $16 million.

Air Products will provide a turnkey project capable of delivering 50,000 tons of liquid nitrogen per year. Contract services include all materials, labor, engineering services, inspection, testing, documentation and training.

For information about NASA and agency programs, visit:

www.nasa.gov

 

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