Apr. 08, 2020News & Opinions
Having announced last November that it intended to sell its Schülke & Mayr unit, Air Liquide has begun exclusive talks with global private equity firm EQT. The French gases group said its strategy is to focus on its core gases and ...
Jan. 31, 2020News & Opinions
French industrial gases group Air Liquide has announced it is talking exclusively to German gases rival Messer about selling its entities in the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
Nov. 12, 2019News & Opinions
French industrial gases group Air Liquide has put its German division Schülke up for sale, in a deal that could be worth up to €1 billion, sources close to the matter told Reuters news agency.
Sep. 24, 2019News & Opinions
French industrial gases group Air Liquide has agreed to supply Methanex with oxygen, nitrogen and utilities for the upcoming methanol expansion in Geismar, Louisiana, USA.
Aug. 01, 2019News & Opinions
Air Liquide has signed a long-term agreement to supply oxygen and nitrogen to Gulf Coast Growth Ventures’ (GCGV) proposed ethane cracker near Corpus Christi, Texas, USA. The gases group will invest nearly $140 million to build a new ...
Jul. 19, 2019News & Opinions
Representatives from 20 international chemical companies, including scientific experts and chief technology officers, attended a collaborative innovation workshop yesterday at BASF in Ludwigshafen at the joint invitation of BASF CEO Martin ...
Mar. 06, 2019News & Opinions
Shell has joined a consortium that comprises Air Liquide, Nouryon (formerly AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals), Enerkem and the Port of Rotterdam to construct Europe’s first waste-to-chemicals (W2C) plant at Botlek in the Netherlands.
Feb. 12, 2019News & Opinions
Airgas, a division of French industrial gases group Air Liquide, has agreed to acquire TA Corporate Holdings (Tech Air) from its management and CI Capital Partners for an undisclosed sum.
Jan. 28, 2019News & Opinions
French industrial gases group Air Liquide has paid $20.5 million to buy an 18.6% stake in Hydrogenics, a Canadian manufacturer of electrolysis hydrogen production equipment and fuel cells.
Nov. 30, 2018News & Opinions
Air Liquide is planning to invest more than $150 million in a new liquid hydrogen plant in the western US. The French industrial gases group said it will be the first world-scale hydrogen facility dedicated to the fuel market.
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