Air Products announced that they have been selected to supply gaseous nitrogen, oxygen and argon to Samsung Mobile Display's (SMD) upcoming Gen-5.5 AMOLED plant plant in Tanjeong, Korea. Air Products will build a new air separation unit (ASU) and pipeline at its Tanjeong site for gases supply to SMD. Air Products is also supplying gases to SMD's two TFT-LCD plants in Cheonan.

OLED production at SMD photo

Samsung 5.5-Gen AMOLED plant is scheduled to start production in July 2011. This should increase Samsung's AMOLED panel capacity tenfold...