Start of industrial gases activities.
Acquisition of local industrial gases supplier, cylinder gases market entry.
Acquisition of comprehensive industrial gases business in Germany incl. pipeline operations.
Extension of pipeline “Rhein-Enclave”.
Acquisition of European CO2 operations, incl. business in Germany.
Taiyo Nippon Sanso acquires Praxair in Europe, creating Nippon Gases.
The Nippon Sanso Holding Corporation was launched to start the transition to a global holding company structure.
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Our highly talented team, the strategic location of our facilities, and a tailored analysis of each of the needs of our customers are key when offering them greater optimization and efficiency of their resources.
At Nippon Gases we develop all our activities with diversity and inclusion in mind, we respect the environment and act sustainably.
In 2019, we started the use of natural gas-powered product vehicles to replace conventional diesel drives.
Nippon Gases Germany is represented throughout the country with a total of 13 locations.
From north to south.
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The Hürth air separation unit is Nippon Gases Europe largest single production unit.
It supplies nitrogen to various chemical customers in the closer neighborhood for whom the gas serves as safety medium in many of their production processes. It also produces oxygen e. g. for the medical gas used by hospitals and other medical institutions and Argon for various applications such as welding or metal production. The plant is also home to a large filling station for all kind of industrial gases.
We are always available for every need our clients may have.