Canada: Business Deal Air Liquide and Shell Chemicals Renew Contracts
The renewed contracts include the supply of oxygen, nitrogen, steam and electricity by Air Liquide to Shell’s Scotford facility in Alberta, Canada. Air liquid will also invest in Shell’s facility to improve its operational efficiency.
Paris/France – Air Liquide and Shell Chemicals have recently signed renewal contracts for the supply of oxygen, nitrogen, steam and electricity to Shell’s Scotford facility near Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, Canada. To support this contract renewal, Air Liquide will invest in its Scotford site to enhance its operational efficiency. This will enable Air Liquide to provide additional long-term value, while continuing to deliver safe, high quality and reliable supply to the Shell Chemicals facility, which produces chemicals used in the manufacturing of several commercial and consumer products.
The renewal of these contracts reflects the long-standing relationship between Air Liquide and Shell, and illustrates Air Liquide’s commitment to the industry in Alberta, where it has been supplying a wide range of customers with industrial and medical gases for close to a century. With this additional investment, Air Liquide’s Scotford complex will be able to support future growth in the region, illustrating the Group’s strategy to develop in key industrial basins and create efficiencies.
Michael J. Graff, Executive Vice President and Executive Committee Member, Air Liquide group, said: “Air Liquide is pleased to be reinforcing its relationship with Shell, a leading global company and long-standing strategic customer of the Group. The renewal of these major contracts demonstrates trust and confidence in Air Liquide to create value and deliver long-term performance to our customers.”