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15.11.2019

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Air Liquide, DLVA and Engie Ink Deal to Produce Green Hydrogen

The ‘Hygreen Provence’ project will be developed via this deal which aims to produce, store and distribute green hydrogen. The project will make it possible to produce 1,300 GWh of solar electricity and renewable hydrogen on an industrial scale.

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08.11.2019

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Air Liquide and Sinopec Sign MOU for Hydrogen Mobility Solutions

Air Liquide and Sinopec have signed a MOU to accelerate the deployment of hydrogen mobility solutions in China. Under the deal, both the companies will study the development of hydrogen mobility network in the Asian country.

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01.11.2019

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Air Liquide Acquires Malaysian Firm Southern Industrial Gases

With an aim to strengthen Air Liquide’s presence in the Malaysian market, the company has taken over the industrial gas major, Southern Industrial Gases. The move is expected to double Air Liquide’s packaged gases filling capacity in the Southeast Asian country.

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17.10.2019

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Air Liquide Munay Tech Gases to Invest 17 Million Dollars in Kazakhstan

Under a long-term agreement with Kazakhstan Petrochemical Industries, Air Liquide Munay Tech Gases will build, own and operate a new nitrogen facility in Karabatan, Kazakhstan. The new facility is expected to supply upto 8,000 Nm3/h nitrogen to KPI’s new 500,000 tonne per year po...

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20.09.2019

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Air Liquide to Invest 270 Million Dollars Plus in U.S. Gulf Coast

Air Liquide has entered into an agreement with Methanex Corporation to supply oxygen, nitrogen and utilities to its upcoming methanol plant expansion project in Louisiana. With an aim to serve Methanex and its other customers in Geismar and Baton Rouge, the company has plans to m...

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16.09.2019

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Air Liquide to Invest 33 Million Dollars for Building HMU in Philippines

The Hydrogen Manufacturing Unit (HMU) will be built on the Tabangao refinery in Batangas, Philippines. The move follows a long term contract signed between Air Liquide Philippines and Pilipinas Shell for supplying hydrogen to Shell’s Tabangao refinery.

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10.09.2019

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Air Liquide, Equinor Collaborate for Carbon Capture and Storage Project

The carbon capture and storage project, Northern Lights is expected to be the maiden storage project site across the globe to receive CO2 from industrial sources located in different European countries.

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31.10.2018

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Air Liquide to Supply ASU to China's Shandong Ruixing Group

Air Liquide Engineering & Construction has signed a contract to supply an air separation unit (ASU) to Shandong Runyin Bio-Chemical Industry (Runyin), a subsidiary of Shandong Ruixing Group, a large chemical company and one of the key high-tech players in China.

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25.10.2018

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Air Liquide's New Speciality Chemical Production Facility Inaugurated

Air Liquide Advanced Materials was joined by local officials and members of the community to inaugurate a new speciality chemical production facility in Upper Mount Bethel, Pennsylvania.

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01.10.2018

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Air Liquide Opens New Paris Innovation Campus

Air Liquide inaugurated its Paris Innovation Campus. This new Campus includes the company's largest Research & Development Center, a fully renovated 15,000-square-meter facility with 48 laboratories and pilot platforms. From 2019, it will also host a deep-tech start-up accele...

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01.10.2018

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Air Liquide Opens New Paris Innovation Campus

Air Liquide inaugurated its Paris Innovation Campus. This new Campus includes the company's largest Research & Development Center, a fully renovated 15,000-square-meter facility with 48 laboratories and pilot platforms. From 2019, it will also host a deep-tech start-up accele...

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09.09.2018

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Air Liquide Produces Carbon-Free Hydrogen at Pilot Site

Air Liquide inaugurating Hy Balance, a pilot site for the production of carbon-free hydrogen, in Hobro, Denmark. The facility uses electrolysis technology and allows to balance the electricity grid and store surplus electricity in the form of hydrogen that will be used in industr...

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08.05.2018

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Air Liquide Records 500th Acquisition

In a landmark move in the company’s records, Airgas has acquired industrial gas, beverage gas and welding supply business, Weiler Welding Company.

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23.04.2018

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Air Liquide Commissions Three New Biomethane Production Units

Since the beginning of 2018, Air Liquide has commissioned three new biomethane production units, in the United States, in France, and in the United Kingdom. With these units, the company has doubled its biomethane production capacity, which now stands at 60 MW, the equivalent of ...

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18.04.2018

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Air Liquide Bags New Contract with Covestro for Hydrogen Supply

Air Liquide is expected to invest 99 million dollars for the construction of a ‘new generation’ hydrogen production unit.

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12.04.2018

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Air Liquide Signs Long-Term Supply Contract with Lyondell Basell

Air Liquide announced a new long-term agreement with Lyondell Basell for the supply of oxygen to the new large-scale petrochemical plant which will be constructed in Channelview, Texas.

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08.03.2018

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Airgas to Construct Two Production Facilities in the US

Airgas USA, an Air Liquide company, announced plans to build a new liquid carbon dioxide (CO2) production facility in Stockton, California, and to expand an air separation unit (ASU) in Etiwanda, California.

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19.02.2018

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Waste-to-Chemistry Project at Port of Rotterdam Takes Shape

A consortium of companies comprising Air Liquide, Akzo Nobel Specialty Chemicals, Enerkem and the Port of Rotterdam has signed a project development agreement covering initial investments in an advanced waste-to-chemistry facility in Rotterdam.

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26.01.2018

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Air Liquide to Increase Supply of Hydrogen and Carbon Monoxide to KMCI

Air Liquide and major Korean chemical company Kumho Mitsui Chemical (KMCI) expanded their cooperation with a recently signed long-term contract, according to which the industrial gases company will increase its supply of both hydrogen and carbon monoxide at the Yeosu industrial c...

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28.11.2017

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Air Liquide Awarded Contract for Biodiesel Plant

Air Liquide Engineering & Construction signed an agreement with Cargill for engineering and supply of a world-scale biodiesel plant in Wichita Kansas, USA.

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28.11.2017

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Hydrogen as a Key Pillar of the Energy Transition

As global leaders gathered at COP 23 in Bonn, 18 key leaders in their industry verticals, united in the Hydrogen Council coalition, came together to launch first ever globally quantified vision of the role of hydrogen, developed with support from McKinsey.

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24.10.2017

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Air Liquide Enters JV with Sinopec for Optimization of Air Separation Units

Air Liquide entered into a joint venture with Sinopec in Beijing, for the take-over and optimization of three existing ASUs (Air Separation Units) and the building of a new nitrogen production unit, for a total investment of $ 47 million.

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05.07.2017

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Air Liquide Invests in Start-Ups

Aliad, Air Liquide’s venture capital investment arm, has announced three new equity investments in technology start-ups, Dietsensor and Ubleam, and in the investment fund Investisseurs & Partenaires.

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03.07.2017

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Air Liquide to Supply China's Fiber Optics Industry

Over a one-year time period, Air Liquide signed new supply contracts covering a period of 10 to 15 years with three major Chinese fiber optics manufacturers.

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25.06.2017

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Air Liquide to Supply Hydrogen Technology to World's Largest Single Train Refinery

Air Liquide Engineering & Construction has been selected to supply two hydrogen production steam methane reformer (SMR) units to Dangote Group, the largest manufacturing conglomerate in West Africa.

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06.06.2017

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China's Yankuang Group Awards Engineering Contract to Air Liquide

Air Liquide Engineering & Construction has recently signed a major contract amounting around € 100 million to design and built three Air Separation Units (ASUs) for Yankuang Group, one of the largest energy and chemical companies in China.

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10.04.2017

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Air Liquide Secures Long-Term Contract for Nitrogen Supply in Oman

Air Liquide and Oman Oil Refineries and Petroleum Industries Company (Orpic), Oman’s national refining company, recently signed a long term agreement for the supply of nitrogen to the Liwa Plastics Industries Complex.

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12.03.2017

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Digital Transformation: Remote Operation of Air Liquide Units

Air Liquide inaugurated in France, in the frame of the "Connect" project, an operation center that is unique in the industrial gas sector

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09.01.2017

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Air Liquide Announces Acquisition of Serdex

Air Liquide announces that its subsidiary Seppic, designer and supplier of specialty ingredients for health and beauty, recently finalized the acquisition of the Serdex division of Bayer.

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24.10.2016

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Engineering Contract for Hydrogen Production Unit

Air Liquide announces a new investment for Axion Energy Argentina, a subsidiary of Bridas Corporation and a leading refiner in Argentina, to expand its long-term supply of hydrogen.

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21.10.2016

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Air Liquide to Build New Facility in the US

Air Liquide announces that its subsidiaries Seppic, healthcare specialty ingredients manufacturer, and Schülke, hygiene specialist, broke ground on a green-field state of the art production facility in Sandston.

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27.05.2016

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Air Liquide Completes Acquisition of Airgas

Air Liquide announced that it has completed the acquisition of Airgas, one of the leading suppliers of industrial gases and associated products and services in the U.S. Globally, the combined businesses will generate annual sales of more than €20 billion and employ approximately ...

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17.02.2016

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Air Liquide’s Plant of the Future Project is Certified “Technological Showcase”

A first in the industrial gases sector, the project lead by Air Liquide’s Large Industries activities in France was certified “technological showcase” by the Industry of the Future Alliance (Alliance Industrie du Futur), an association gathering Industry and Digital Technology pr...

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27.10.2015

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Air Liquide Buys American Membrane Manufacturer Poro Gen

French industrial gases specialist Air Liquide has recently acquired Pro Gen, a Massachusetts-based manufacturer of porous polymeric membranes through its American subsidiary.

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15.06.2015

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Air Liquide Teams up with Exxon Mobil for Methanol to Gasoline

Exxon joins forces for methanol to gasoline technology with Air Liquide. The French gas process specialists provide their proven Lurgi Mega Methanol technology for a combined use with Exxon's methanol-to-gasoline (MTG) technology.

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26.03.2015

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Bioliq Project Brings Second–Generation Biofuel Plant on–Stream

Biofuel project Bioliq takes the next step: The researchers have started up a pilot plant together with the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany, to demonstrate the feasibility of high-quality sulfur-free fuel production from residual biomass.

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03.03.2015

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Major Contract for Oxygen Production in South Africa

Air Liquide signed an agreement to provide industrial gases to Sasol’s Secunda site in South Africa. They will invest around € 200 million for the construction of an Air Separation Unit, with a total capacity of 5,000 tonnes oxygen per day.

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12.02.2015

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Air Liquide Receives Major Oxygen Contract in the U.S.

Chinese petrochemical company Yuhuang Chemical has selected Air Liquide as the supplier of oxygen for its new world-scale methanol manufacturing complex to be built in St. James Parish, Louisiana. Air Liquide will invest around 170 million USD in this high growth area for the che...

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14.08.2013

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Air Liquide Doubles Carbon Monoxide Production at Antwerp

New projects from one of Europe's bussiest chemical hubs: BASF has just consigned Air Liquide to supply carbon monoxide to its MDI production plant in Antwerp, Belgium. The Antwerp basin is the largest chemical and petro-chemical basin in Europe, and a major consumer of technical...

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28.02.2013

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High Pressure Entrained Flow Gasification for Second Generation Biofuel Process

The food vs. fuel debate has cast a dark shadow over the potentials of biofuels - now second generation processes aim to untap to huge heaps of biogenic residues that forestry and agriculture produce. One of them, the Bioliq process of KIT and Air Liquide, announces anew milesto...

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