Airgas Launches Airgas Healthcare, Its New Healthcare Brand

  Airgas, an Air Liquide company, announced today that it has reinforced its position in the healthcare and life sciences markets by creating a dedicated brand: “Airgas Healthcare.” This new brand is the result of the integration of the healthcare and life sciences activity of Airgas and Air Liquide Healthcare in the U.S. It combines … Read more

Air Liquide completes acquisition of Airgas

Acquisition’s strong industrial and market logic ideally positions company for future growth and long-term value creation More than $300 million in synergies identified, with the majority to be achieved within the next two to three years Air Liquide strengthens its global leadership in the industrial gas industry Paris, France, and Radnor (Pennsylvania), USA – 23 May 2016 – … Read more

Scott Medical Products Celebrates 10 Years Without Lost Time Accident

Scott Medical Products (SMP), a division of Air Liquide Healthcare, supplies cylinder products globally ranging from medical drugs/devices, to calibration gases, equipment and services. The majority of business is sold through OEM’s in disposable cylinders by supplying over 500 products to 67 countries. One of the pillars of Air Liquide’s success is its employees’ awareness … Read more

Air Liquide announces the acquisition of a major player in home infusion in Germany

01/15/2015 Air Liquide is pursuing the development of its Home Healthcare activity in Europe with the acquisition of Optimal Medical Therapies (OMT)*, a major player in providing home healthcare services for patients in Germany suffering from chronic illnesses requiring infusion therapy. Founded in 1998, OMT, which has 45 employees, provides home healthcare services for around 5,000 patients and generated … Read more

Air Liquide plans network of new hydrogen filling stations in the United States

11/17/2014 Air Liquide announces plans to develop and supply a fully-integrated hydrogen fueling infrastructure in the northeast United States, in collaboration with Toyota Motor Sales USA, Inc. (Toyota), to support Toyota’s introduction of a new hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle (FCEV), the “Mirai”, and its plans to deliver hydrogen FCEVs in the United States. Air Liquide’s U.S. … Read more

Air Liquide opens its first hydrogen filling station for the general public in the Netherlands

09/03/2014 On September 3, 2014, Air Liquide inaugurated its first hydrogen filling station in Rotterdam, Netherlands, in the presence of the Secretary of State of the Dutch Ministry of Transport and the Environment. This station will be the first Air Liquide hydrogen filling station located in the Netherlands. It has the capacity to refuel fifty cars per day. … Read more

Qatar: start-up of world’s largest helium unit

07/08/2013 Air Liquide recently started up the world’s largest helium purification and liquefaction unit, a turnkey project at Ras Laffan Industrial City, Qatar. The new unit’s production capacity is approximately 38 million cubic meters of helium per year. The high technologies Air Liquide uses to purify and liquefy helium at a very low temperature (-269°C) … Read more