The Linde Group has confirmed it is re-engaging with Praxair, Inc. in talks over a potential merger of equals between the two companies.
The Praxair, Inc. and Linde AG story will not be going full circle anytime soon, after both companies announced the termination of talks over a potential merger.
The extensive US divestment package announced by Air Liquide in conjunction with its acquisition of Airgas has officially been cleared by the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC).
There is an expression ‘what goes around, comes around’ and that is very true related to the breaking news of a potential merger between Praxair, Inc. and The Linde Group. Here, gasworld Business Intelligence explores the history and potential future between the Tier One players.
Praxair Inc. is reportedly in merger talks with Linde AG in another potentially significant development for the $80bn industrial gases industry.
Home health care provider Cryogenic Solutions, LLC, has acquired Inventory Solutions, Inc. a national supplier of refurbished respiratory products to the home medical equipment industry.
Widespread reports this morning are suggesting that talks could be back on the table between Praxair Inc. and The Linde Group regarding a merger of equals that would redefine the structure of the global industrial gases business for the second time in the last 12 months.
Daesung Industrial Gases, one of the biggest players in South Korea’s industrial gases market, is reportedly the subject of an auction process that would see the Goldman Sachs Group relinquish its controlling stake in the company.
Industrial gas giant Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation (TNSC) has announced its acquisition of Australian industrial gas business Supagas Holding Pty Ltd as the company continues its overseas expansion strategy.
Maine Oxy, which supplies industrial gases, specialty gases and welding materials, has merged with fellow US-based business Lynox Welding & Cleaning Supplies, enhancing its product offerings and customer service capabilities.
David Fritz arranged the acquisition of NES within two months of his new role as President and CEO. gasworld spoke to Fritz on what this means for the company going forwards.
Canadian carbon capture and storage technology innovator CO2 Solutions Inc. has agreed to purchase several assets of former US-based competitor Akermin Inc., in a move described as removing “any and all ambiguity” surrounding technology ownership rights.
Michell Instruments Group, a designer and manufacturer of precise measurement sensors, has been acquired by technology investment firm Battery Ventures as it continues along its growth trajectory.