IHS Chemical Week

Chemical Week Magazine :: Newsbriefs

Airgas Closes Purchase of Linde’s U.S. Assets

1:43 PM MDT | March 14, 2007 | Chemical Week Editorial Staff

McCausland: Smooth transition. Airgas says it has closed on its acquisition of eight air separation units (ASUs) in the eastern U.S. from Linde, following U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) approval of the deal late last week. The divestment was made to satisfy the requirements set by the FTC when it approved Linde’s acquisition of BOC last August. Linde is retaining the 23 U.S.-based ASUs that it acquired with BOC, and three other U.S.-based ASUs that Linde has operated since before the BOC acquisition. The deal more than triples Airgas’ liquid...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week subscriber yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine a year in print or digital format
  • Real time news and analysis on chemweek.com 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now


contact us | about us | privacy policy | sitemap

ihsCopyright © IHS, Inc.All rights reserved.Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa