The German major purchased its 2,000th cryogenic storage tank for liquid gases from its partner Chart Ferox – the Czech Republic based tank manufacturer.
The two companies have been working together since 2006, during which time they have jointly developed a European tank standard. “Standardisation was a quantum leap for us at the time,” says Christoph Launer, responsible for Logistics, Gas Procurement and Filling at Messer.
“This allows us to implement customer projects quickly in all European countries.”
The prominent white tanks, measuring up to 14m in height and featuring the ‘Gases for Life’ logo, are mostly installed on the sites of industrial customers of the family company Messer, where they can be filled by Messer gas tankers.
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