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).
Praxair Inc. is reportedly in merger talks with Linde AG in another potentially significant development for the $80bn industrial gases industry.
Linde Korea, a member of Tier One player The Linde Group, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the onsite and bulk business of Air Liquide Korea.
Composite cylinder specialist Hexagon Composites has strengthened its operations after entering into an agreement with AVANCO GmbH to acquire its wholly-owned subsidiary xperion Energy & Environment.
Cryogenic tank manufacturer Auguste Cryogenics SK s.r.o has augmented its presence in Europe after acquiring Taylor-Wharton International’s European Operations outfit.
Just one month after Air Liquide announced it was evaluating the possible divestment of its subsidiary Aqua Lung the corporation has entered into “exclusive negotiations” with a leading European private equity firm.
The SIAD Group’s internationalisation process continues with the news that it has completed the acquisition of 100% of Istrabenz Plini, a Slovenian leader in the production and distribution of industrial and technical gases.
Air Liquide has confirmed that it is evaluating the possible sale of its subsidiary Aqua Lung, representing the latest round of divestment discussions for the corporation.
Effective 1st September (2016), Sweden’s Atlas Copco AB has acquired the former Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum GmbH company, now renamed Leybold GmbH.
The on-site gas generation sector has witnessed a shake up as NOVAIR, a leading small plant specialist based in France, has announced its acquisition of Italian generator manufacturer NOXERIOR, previously known as IGS-Italia.