Jan. 31, 2018News & Opinions
French industrial gases group Air Liquide will invest around €100 million to build a new hydrogen plant for Kumho Mitsui Chemical (KMCI) at Yeosu, South Korea. The facility is expected to start operations in 2020.
Jan. 09, 2018Topics
China continued to draw in investors. ExxonMobil Chemical signed a strategic cooperation framework agreement and an MoU with authorities in Huizhou to jointly evaluate plans for a world-scale petrochemical complex in China.
Dec. 07, 2017Topics
Following the success of the first solar flight around the world, the Solar Impulse Foundation has officially launched the second phase of its action – the World Alliance for Efficient Solutions – during COP23 in Bonn, Germany, ...
Oct. 13, 2017News & Opinions
German investors’ association DSW has recommended that shareholders in industrial gases group Linde do not tender their shares in an exchange offer for its proposed $80 billion merger with US rival Praxair as the offer is too low, ...
Oct. 04, 2017News & Opinions
Major French industrial gases group Air Liquide has expanded its healthcare business in Japan with the acquisition of Sogo Sangyo Kabushiki Kaisha (SSKK). Financial terms were not disclosed.
Sep. 18, 2017News & Opinions
Air Liquide has signed a new long-term agreement with PEMEX Transformación Industrial, a subsidiary of Mexican state-owned oil and gas company PEMEX, to supply hydrogen (H2) to the group’s refinery in the central region of Mexico.
Sep. 07, 2017News & Opinions
Air Liquide Engineering & Construction (Air Liquide E&C), the plant-building arm of the French industrial gases producer, has signed an agreement with Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC) to license the Japanese group’s ...
Aug. 23, 2017News & Opinions
The 10-week acceptance period for the proposed $74 billion merger of Germany’s Linde with US rival Praxair began on Aug. 15 and will run through Oct. 24, Linde has announced.
Aug. 16, 2017News & Opinions
French industrial gases group Air Liquide has signed an agreement with Iran’s National Petrochemical Company (NPC) to build a 500,000 t/y methanol-to-propylene (MTP) plant. Talks between the two parties reportedly started after Iran ...
Jul. 04, 2017News & Opinions
France’s Air Liquide, in its current status as the world’s largest producer of industrial gases, has signed new 10 to 15-year supply contracts with three major Chinese fiber optic manufacturers.
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