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Dawson Creek liquid nitrogen plant expansion

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A liquid nitrogen plant in Dawson Creek hasn’t even started production yet and already the operator is doubling its capacity.

Ferus Incorpoated says its 200-tonne-per-day liquid nitrogen plant will be operating by this fall, but a new plant is already under construction.

The second state-of-the-art plant will boost production of liquid nitrogen to 400 tonnes daily as Ferus scrambles to meet the needs of B.C’s expanding energy sector.

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The Calgary based company says the second plant will be on line by early next year and liquid nitrogen from both facilities will stimulate production of clean-burning natural gas from wells located throughout Northeastern B.C.

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