Air Liquide Deutschland Commissions PSI to Modernize its Control System

Safe operation of transport pipelines for oxygen, nitrogen, and hydrogen

Berlin, 10 November 2020 – Air Liquide Deutschland GmbH has commissioned PSI Software AG to modernize its control system based on PSIcontrol version 7.9 with integrated leak detection and location PSIganesi. This software solution will ensure the safe control and monitoring of transport pipelines for oxygen, nitrogen, and hydrogen.

PSI’s leak detection and location system, which is fully integrated into the control system, ensures the swift and safe detection of leaks. PSI has extensive experience in complying with TÜVs strict requirements regarding leak detection and location. This ensures the efficient and successful carrying out the acceptance process.

Many user-friendly control system functions also support the safe and swift analysis of operating situations. These functions provide the dispatcher with maximum transparency of all technical operations at all times.

Air Liquide Deutschland GmbH has approx. 4,500 employees and around 300,000 customers. The company supplies various industrial sectors including aviation, car manufacturing, food and beverages, chemicals, steel, electronics, and energy as well as other clients in the health sector. In the Rhine-Ruhr region, Air Liquide supplies the chemical and petrochemical industry, as well as the steel industry, with gaseous oxygen, nitrogen, and hydrogen via a pipeline network extending 500 kilometers.

Based on its own software products, PSI Group develops and integrates complete solutions for optimizing the flow of energy and material for utilities (energy networks, energy trading, public transport) and industry (metals production, automotive, mechanical engineering, logistics). PSI was founded in 1969 and employs 2,000 persons worldwide.