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08/05/2015 / / Linde white paper stresses importance of energized solutions in optimizing full field development of unconventional oil and gas reservoirs
Murray Hill, New Jersey, U.S., August 5, 2015 -- While significant strides have been made in the efficiency of drilling and completions in the past decade, the next generation of improvements will focus more on optimizing full field development of oil and gas reservoirs, according to a new Linde white paper on the critical role energized solutions will play in this optimization process.
08/04/2015 / / Gains in Freeze Productivity Yield Advantage Amid Egg Crisis
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., August 4, 2015 – When Gianni Guglielmetti, the new president of Pierino Frozen Foods, Inc. decided to upgrade his gourmet pasta operation with a new cryogenic freezer from Linde LLC, he could not have foreseen the egg crisis coming, or fully appreciated the advantage that the new freezer now offers.
08/03/2015 / / Linde hydrogen fueling station open for business in West Sacramento
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey., August 3, 2015 – Owners of hydrogen fueled cars can now pull up to the Linde hydrogen pump at the Ramos Oil Company station in West Sacramento and fill their tanks just like any other vehicle. The station, equipped with state-of-the-art technology developed by Linde North America Inc, has been designated as officially open by all relevant stakeholders and authorities.
07/21/2015 / / Sal Calandra Elected to ISBT Board of Directors
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., July 21, 2015 –Sal Calandra, Head of Quality & Food Safety of Linde LLC, was elected to the International Society of Beverage Technologists (ISBT) board of directors where he will serve for a minimum of three years.
07/14/2015 / / Linde to discuss wealth of technologies and services for oil exploration and production at URTeC meeting in Texas
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., July 14 , 2015 -- Petroleum engineers and geologists attending this year’s Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC) conference are invited to visit with Linde experts at their booth to discuss Linde’s range of services for oil and gas exploration and production and distribution. The meeting will be held at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas. July 20-22.
07/13/2015 / / Linde executive discusses challenges and opportunities facing the global industrial gases business at GAWDA meeting
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey., July 13, 2015 – A Linde senior executive discussed the challenges and opportunities ahead for industrial gases with members who attended a recent GAWDA meeting. Pat Murphy, president of Linde Americas, outlined some of the difficult economic conditions gas companies are facing internationally, the signs of growth in the U.S. despite the slow economic recovery, and the evolution of stringent gas standards in the food and beverage industry.
07/09/2015 / / Great turnout at Spring Linde Distributor Association
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey., July 9, 2015 – The Linde Distributor Association (LDA) recently held its annual meeting at the Loews Vanderbilt Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee.
07/07/2015 / / Linde to install world's largest on-site fluorine plant to deliver safety and process benefits at SK Hynix M14 plant
San Francisco, CA, July 7, 2015 – Linde Electronics and Specialty Gases, an affiliate of Linde North America, a member of The Linde Group, and an industry leader in gases for the electronics market, announces today a new on-site fluorine plant to supply SK Hynix Semiconductor, a world-leading manufacturer of DRAM and NAND flash memories.
06/22/2015 / / Linde air separation/gasification units officially on-stream in Texas
ray Hill and New Providence, NJ, June 22, 2015 – Linde North America celebrated the official start-up of its atmospheric gases unit and gasification train, along with associated supporting facilities, in La Porte, Texas. Customers, local and state officials and Linde executives who attended the ribbon-cutting event were given a tour of the new facilities as well as an explanation of the air separation and syngas processes and the markets served.
06/17/2015 / / Linde Automated Box Chilling System Speeds Seafood and Meat Packing
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., June 15, 2015 – Meat, poultry and seafood currently packed with water ice or dry ice in boxes can be chilled more safely and efficiently when using the DRI PACK® automated box chilling system from Linde LLC which uses the chilling power of carbon dioxide (CO2) snow.
06/16/2015 / / Linde and Chart Industries highlighted cryogenic industrial applications at 2015 AWISCO trade show for New York Metro customers
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., June 10, 2015 – Linde LLC and Chart Industries participated jointly in a trade show held recently by AWISCO, a Linde Platinum distributor. The show was at AWISCO’s headquarters in Maspeth, New York.
06/08/2015 / / Linde to showcase advanced technologies at 2015 BIO International Convention
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., June 8, 2015 -- Linde LLC and LifeGas, a division of Linde Gas North America LLC will be featuring technologies at the 2015 BIO International Convention that will help pharmaceutical manufactures and biotech companies meet production and environmental requirements. The Convention will take place at the Philadelphia Convention Center in Philadelphia, Penn., June 15-18, 2015.
06/04/2015 / / Linde salutes World Environment Day with highlights of environmentally sound industrial gas applications
Murray Hill, New Jersey, U.S., June 4, 2015  -- Celebrating the 43rd anniversary of World Environment Day, and acknowledging the responsibility of industry to protect planet Earth, a Linde North America senior executive highlights a number of environmentally sound industrial gas applications developed and/or introduced by Linde over the past several decades.
05/20/2015 / / Linde white paper details benefits of oxygen enrichment for refinery furnace operations
Murray Hill, New Jersey, U.S., May 20, 2015 -- Oxygen enrichment is a low‑risk, high-return and short-payback solution to today’s refinery bottlenecking problems, according to a new white paper prepared by Linde LLC. With oxygen enrichment, Linde offers an innovative approach to enhancing furnace performance and reducing nitrogen oxide emissions without requiring high capital expenditure (CAPEX).
05/18/2015 / / Linde Electronics receives Supplier of the Year award from Fairchild Semiconductor
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., May 18, 2015  Linde Electronics and Specialty Gases has received the 2014 Gas Supplier of the Year award from Fairchild Semiconductor, a leading global supplier of high-performance semiconductor solutions. The award recognizes Linde for the supply of both cylinder and bulk gases to several Fairchild operations in the U.S. and around the world.
05/13/2015 / / Open house scheduled for Linde air separation unit in Lewisville, Arkansas
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., May 12, 2015 – Linde North America will hold an open house on May 14 to celebrate the start-up of its air separation plant in Lewisville, Arkansas.
05/12/2015 / / Linde advances control of carbon potential in sintering atmospheres for improved MIM parts quality and reduced costs
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., May 12, 2015 – During a technical session at PowderMet 2015, experts from Linde will describe how its SINTERFLEX® system of total atmosphere control in sintering metal injection-molded (MIM) parts effectively doubled the amount of parts in-spec, resulting in significant cost savings. 
05/07/2015 / Press Releases / Linde expert to present paper at Thermal Spray Conference on the value of special cooling methods that increase efficiency and quality
Murray Hill, New Jersey, U.S., May 7, 2015 -- A Linde paper to be presented at this year’s International Thermal Spay Conference and Exposition will discuss why more and more thermal spray applications on high performance substrates require the use of special cooling methods to increase the cooling efficiency and, in turn, optimize the process. The conference will be held at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, California, May 11- 14.
04/29/2015 / / Linde industrial gas technologies help steelmakers improve operational efficiencies and profitability
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., April 29, 2015 – Experts in steel metallurgy and process gas engineering from Linde LLC and Linde Engineering North America Inc. (Blue Bell, PA) will showcase technologies for improving plant productivity, product quality and environmental performance at AISTech 2015 at the Cleveland Convention Center, May 4-7.
04/22/2015 / / Linde switches to wind-generated electricity for a significant portion of load at Oregon air separation plant
Murray Hill, New Jersey, U.S., April 21, 2015 -- Linde North America, Inc.,  signed a contract with Portland General Electric to supply sustainable, wind-generated power for a significant portion of its electric requirements to its Hillsboro, Oregon, air separation unit which makes ultra-high purity gaseous nitrogen and oxygen.
04/20/2015 / / Linde Supports Beverage Industry Focus on Quality and Safety at BevTech 2015
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., April 20, 2015 –Linde LLC is supporting the beverage industry’s commitment to continuous quality improvement in several ways at BevTech® ’15 in Savannah, Georgia, April 26-29.  BevTech is the annual meeting of the International Society of Beverage Technologists (ISBT).
03/31/2015 / / Linde to be exclusive supplier for 2015 Shell Eco-marathon
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., March 31, 2015 -- Linde North America will be the sole supplier of hydrogen for fuel cell vehicle entrants at this year’s Shell Eco-marathon, one of the world's most challenging series of student innovation competitions for energy-efficient cars.
03/24/2015 / / Linde starts up new air separation unit in Texas
Murray Hill and New Providence, NJ, March 24, 2015 – Linde North America has completed installation of its air separation unit (ASU) and associated supporting facilities in La Porte, Texas. The ASU produces oxygen, nitrogen and argon and is part the $250 million Linde North America is investing at the site that also includes a new gasification train and ancillary equipment and facilities
03/18/2015 / / Linde expert to discuss next generation improvements for optimizing full-field development of unconventional oil and gas reservoirs
Murray Hill, New Jersey, U.S., March 18 , 2015 -- A Linde paper to be presented at the upcoming Center for Petroleum & Geosystems Engineering Symposium on “Frontiers in Subsurface Energy” will provide discussion on how optimizing individual well treatments and scaling up to full field development ensures the best economics with the lowest water footprint when utilizing energized fracturing fluids. The two-day Symposium will be held at the University of Texas’ Pickle Research Center in Austin, March 26-27.
03/12/2015 / / New eGAIM Technology from Linde Reduces Cycle Times for Injection Molders
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., March 12, 2015 – A new gas-assist injection molding (GAIM) technology from Linde LLC will be demonstrated at the Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Booth W623 during NPE 2015 in Orlando, Fla., March 23-27.
03/11/2015 / / Linde will highlight nitrogen capabilities for oil and gas production at Coiled Tubing & Well Intervention Conference and Exhibition
Murray Hill, New Jersey, U.S., March 11, 2015 -- Linde North America will be featuring its nitrogen supply and storage capabilities at the Coiled Tubing & Well Intervention Conference & Exhibition to held in The Woodlands, Texas, March 24-25, 2015. The conference is sponsored by The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) and the Intervention & Coiled Tubing Association (ICoTA).
03/10/2015 / / New Technology Boosts Productivity of Aluminum-Sheet Annealing
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., March 10, 2015 – Sheet aluminum for auto and truck bodies remains the top growth area as the industry shifts to lighter-weight vehicles. Now a new technology from Linde for continuously annealing cold-rolled strip aluminum may soon speed production. Details about the new technology will be presented at TMS 2015, March, 15-19, at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida.
03/09/2015 / / Linde Dry Ingredient Chilling Solutions Can Help Bakeries on the Rise
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., March 9, 2015 – Consistent temperature of dry ingredients at the mixer helps achieve repeatable batch-to-batch quality, and as baking operations grow, maintaining that quality remains a priority. Linde LLC customizes cryogenic dry ingredient chilling systems that can control the temperature of dry ingredients to +/- 1oF of the setpoint at the mixer.
02/26/2015 / / New Linde Immersion Spiral Freezers Capitalize on Best of Both Technologies to Process More Than 20,000 lbs. per Hour
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., February 26, 2015 – The new Linde Immersion Spiral Freezer can “change the game” for processors of meat, poultry and seafood that need to meet demands for higher production capacity, says Mark DiMaggio, head of food & beverage for Linde LLC in North America. 
02/19/2015 / / Linde Plastics Technology Can Cut Costs and Slash Cycle Times
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., February 19, 2015 – Linde LLC is helping plastic injection molders reduce cycle times, increase production and solve hot spot challenges with advanced carbon dioxide (CO2) or liquid nitrogen supply and control systems, featured at NPE 2015 in Orlando, Fla., March 23-27. 
02/18/2015 / / Linde Cryogenics Elevates Seafood Productivity and Quality
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., February 18, 2015 – At the 2015 Seafood Processing North America Show, March 15-17 in Boston, Linde LLC will feature its proprietary freezing and chilling solutions that boost productivity while maintaining or improving process and seafood quality.  The CRYOLINE® CW (CRYOWAVE®) IQF freezer will be on display at booth #1975.
02/10/2015 / / ‘Best practice’ in sintering zone boosts quality of metal-injection-molded parts
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., February 10, 2015 –Advances by Linde LLC and Megamet Solid Metals, Inc. (Earth City, MO) show that a Best Practice in the control of the carbon potential in the sintering zone can significantly improve the quality of metal-injection molded (MIM) parts. 
02/09/2015 / / Linde’s Illinois plant receives Responsible Care® Certification
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., February9, 2015 – Linde LLC has received certification of its Hartford, Illinois, air separation plant under the American Chemistry Council’s Responsible Care® program.
02/04/2015 / / Linde announces appointment of a new Lincare Inc. CEO
Munich/Clearwater, 4 February 2015 – The Executive Board of Linde AG has appointed Kristen Hoefer Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Lincare Inc., Clearwater, Florida, a subsidiary of The Linde Group, effective 1 March 2015. Hoefer succeeds John Byrnes, who has been CEO of Lincare since 1997 and is retiring from the company on the expiry of his contract at the end of February.
01/26/2015 / / Linde air separation unit on-stream in southern Arkansas
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., January 26, 2015 – Linde LLC, has started up its 470 ton-per-day air separation plant in Lewisville, Arkansas. The plant, which produces liquid nitrogen and oxygen, was built to meet rapidly growing customer demand in Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas and Oklahoma. The open house to celebrate the plant start-up is scheduled for May 14.
01/22/2015 / / Linde receives CSR Supplier Award from Keystone Foods
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., January 22, 2015 -- Linde North America Inc. has been recognized by Keystone Foods for consistent adherence to the principles of its 2014 KEYSTAR® Corporate Social Responsibility Supplier Award Program. Keystone Foods, headquartered in West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, has 29 facilities in six countries including North America and the APMEA Region (Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa).
01/20/2015 / / Linde upgrading two air separation units
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., January 20, 2015 – Linde North America has begun the process for a major overhaul of two of its air separation units (ASUs) after renewing long-term contracts with two of its major tonnage customers. The overhauls will assure continuity of supply throughout the length of the new supply agreements with a metallurgical operation in Trail, BC, Canada, and with a major steel manufacturer in Braddock, Pennsylvania.
01/13/2015 / / Poultry Processors Turn to Cryogenic Mixer-Chilling to Lift Efficiencies
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., January 13, 2015 – With the U.S. consuming more chicken than ever – estimated to rise more than 2 percent to 86.6 lbs. per person a year in 2015(1) – poultry processors are eager to improve efficiencies. Ready-to-cook poultry production topped more than 4.15 billion pounds in October, up 2 percent from 20132, and much is processed into formed product.
01/06/2015 / / Linde awarded contract for helium purification plant for Weil Group’s Saskatchewan, Canada, helium project
Munich, Germany – Richmond, VA, January 6, 2015 -- The Linde Group has been awarded a contract to provide its helium purification and processing technology to Richmond, Virginia-based Weil Group Resources, LLC. The helium plant, to be located near Mankota, Saskatchewan, Canada, will process 10 million cubic feet per day of natural gas and produce industrial grade (99.999%) helium. The plant is expected to be operational by early 2016. 
01/05/2015 / / Big Gains in Productivity, Yield and Savings possible with Linde Freezing / Chilling Solutions
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., January 5, 2014 – Linde LLC helps food processors achieve dramatic increases in productivity and yield, often while reducing operating costs, with state-of-the-art freezing / chilling solutions customized to meet specific food processing and plant requirements. Experts from the Linde food team will be available at booth #B5663 at the International Production & Processing Expo in Atlanta, January 27-29.
12/17/2014 / / Linde Technology for Individual Quick Freezing Proves Value in Meat & Poultry
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., December 17, 2014 – Individual quick freezing (IQF) is ideal for a variety of protein products including sliced and diced poultry and beef, glazed and marinated meat, meatballs, chicken tenders and wings. Pocino Foods is among a growing number of meat and poultry processors that have proven the value of new IQF freezing technology from Linde LLC.
12/03/2014 / / Linde installs gasifier vessel at Texas gases complex
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., December 3, 2014 -- Linde North America has completed installation of the gasifier vessel, a significant step in the construction of its new gasification train at its La Porte, Texas, facility. The plant is part of a more than $250 million investment that also includes a state-of-the art air separation unit (ASU), which is also under construction. The gasification plant is scheduled to come on-stream in early 2015.
12/01/2014 / / Format change for the Linde Distributor Association meeting enhances effectiveness
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., December 01, 2014 – A format change created greater interaction between distributor members and vendors at this year’s Linde Distributor Association (LDA) annual meeting held in Miami, Florida, leading to a much more productive meeting. 
11/25/2014 / / Linde helium lifts Macy’s Parade balloons and people’s spirits on Thanksgiving
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., November 25 , 2014 – Linde North America Inc., will supply helium for the 20th consecutive year to fill the world-renowned balloons for the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®. This year marks the 88th annual Macy's Parade, with 16 giant character balloons, 33 novelty/ornament balloons, 27 floats, 12 bands and more than 8,000 participants making the more than two-mile trek down the streets of New York City on Thursday, November 27, 014,
11/19/2014 / / Linde Distributor Association launches vastly improved website
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., November 26, 2014 – Linde Distributor Association (LDA) has launched a new and vastly improved version of its website, http://www.ldabuy.com/en/index.html.  LDA, established in 1993, enables its independent gases and equipment distributor members to leverage their purchasing power to achieve volume discounts and earn rebates from equipment suppliers.  
10/23/2014 / / Linde to showcase technologies and capabilities at Gasification Technologies Council Conference in Washington, DC
Murray Hill and New Providence, NJ, October 23, 2014--Linde North America Inc., will be showcasing its broad range of technologies and experience which support gasification technology at the Gasification Technologies Council (GTC) Conference to be held at the Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, DC, on October 26-29, 2014.
10/21/2014 / / Linde building rail siding at its air separation unit under construction in La Porte, Texas
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., October 22, 2014 – Rail construction is well underway at the air separation unit (ASU) Linde North America is building in La Porte, Texas. The ASU, which separates air into its major component – oxygen, nitrogen and argon -- is part of more than $250 million Linde is investing to build a large, state-of-the art air separation unit, a new gasification train and supporting equipment and facilities in La Porte.
10/20/2014 / / Linde to highlight LNG expertise at Texas Natural Gas Summit
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., October 20, 2014 – Linde North America, a global leader in the growing liquefied natural gas (LNG) supply and fueling market, will highlight its expertise across the LNG supply chain at the Texas Natural Gas Summit, to be held in Austin on October 23, 2014.
10/08/2014 / Trade News / Daimler, Linde and partners to build new hydrogen fuelling stations in Germany
Automobile manufacturer Daimler and gases and engineering company The Linde Group will team up with oil and gas companies TOTAL, OMV, Avia and Hoyer this year to significantly increase the number of hydrogen fuelling stations in Germany.
10/07/2014 / Corporate News / Linde to build new air separation unit in eastern Germany
Technology company The Linde Group is set to build a new air separation unit in the eastern German town of Eisenhüttenstadt, near Frankfurt an der Oder.
10/07/2014 / Trade News / Linde Engineering North America building ammonia plant to J.R. Simplot Company
Linde Engineering North America (LENA) is building an ammonia plant for J.R. Simplot Company adjacent to Simplot's existing phosphate fertilizer complex in Rock Springs, WY.
10/06/2014 / / Linde to build and operate its first retail H2 fueling station in the U.S.
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., October 6, 2014 – Linde LLC is drawing close to completing the first retail hydrogen fueling station the company will operate in the U.S. The station, which is expected to be online before the end of the year, is being installed at the Ramos Oil Company multi-fuel station in West Sacramento, California, where Ramos currently retails gasoline, diesel, bio-diesel, ethanol-85, methanol, and racing fuels.
10/02/2014 / / LindePlastics.com Focuses on Gas-Assist Injection Molding and other Gas Process Solutions for the Plastics Industry
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S.,October 2, 2014 –Linde LLC launches LindePlastics.com, a new website focusing on process solutions to help the plastics industry address major trends: lower production costs/faster cycle times, more demanding parts design/performance requirements, and corporate sustainability goals.
09/23/2014 / / Linde to supply additional hydrogen to Lima Refining Company
Murray Hill, New Jersey, U.S., September 23, 2014 – Linde North America has executed a new integrated supply agreement with Lima Refining Company (LRC) for hydrogen and steam utilities to its refinery in Lima, Ohio.
09/17/2014 / / Linde boosts ultra-high purity nitrogen supply to semiconductor customers in Oregon and Washington
Murray Hill, New Jersey, U.S., September 17, 2014 -- Linde Electronics and Specialty Gases, a division of Linde Gas North America LLC, has completed the capacity expansion to supply ultra-high purity (UHP) gaseous nitrogen and UHP oxygen to its customers in the Hillsboro, Oregon area.
09/16/2014 / / Linde Healthcare experts to present details on installation of medical oxygen storage and distribution systems at ASPE convention
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., September 15, 2014 --Two Linde Healthcare experts will present a paper on the critical elements of installing and maintaining U.S.P. (United States Pharmacopeia) medical oxygen storage and deliver systems at the American Society of Plumbing Engineers Convention and Exposition. The Convention will be held at the Chicago Sheraton Hotel and Towers in Chicago, September 20-24.
09/15/2014 / / Linde Crust Freezing Technology Slices into Protein Challenges
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., September 15, 2014 – High-volume food processing operations that crust-freeze prior to slicing can often quickly improve the repeatability of high-speed slicers while enhancing sliceabililty, quality and yield.  The key is matching the crust-freezing process to the slicing operation.  
09/11/2014 / / Linde to showcase value of energized solutions and LNG as a fuel at Eagle Ford Convention
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., September 12, 2014 -- Attendees at the DUG Eagle Ford Convention are invited to meet with Linde engineers who will be discussing Linde’s extensive services for unconventional development in the Eagle Ford, the most active shale play in the world. The convention will be held at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas, September 15-17.
09/11/2014 / Corporate News / Linde awarded engineering contract for LNG plant in Canada
Technology company The Linde Group has been awarded a contract to provide engineering and procurement services for a 2.1 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) natural gas liquefaction plant for Woodfibre LNG Limited, a subsidiary of energy resources development company Pacific Oil & Gas (PO&G).
09/09/2014 / / Linde Bulk Oxygen and Oxygenation Systems Solve Water Treatment Issues Cost-effectively
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., September 9, 2014 – From industrial wastewater to municipal water treatment, bulk oxygen (O2) and oxygenation systems from Linde LLC can cost-effectively address a range of environmental control issues that often peak in summer months.
09/08/2014 / Trade News / Linde Healthcare continues to support innovation in advanced respiratory care
Linde Healthcare, a global business unit of The Linde Group, today announced the new beneficiaries of its REALfund initiative, a programme supporting ideas and projects with the potential to improve patient outcomes and health economics across the wide field of respiratory medicine.
09/02/2014 / Press Releases / Linde helps fund STEM education in Massachusetts
Linde North America, Inc. is a corporate sponsor for MassBio’s 20th Annual Golf Classic, a major fundraiser that benefits its sister organization, the MassBioEd Foundation. The event will be held on September 5 at the prestigious Pinehills Golf Club in Plymouth, Massachusetts.
08/27/2014 / All News / Linde completes coldbox installations at major plant site in Texas
Linde has completed installation of three coldboxes which are the centerpiece of its air separation unit under construction in La Porte, Texas. The ASU is part of more than $250 million Linde North America is investing to build a state-of-the art air separation unit (ASU), a new gasification train and supporting equipment and facilities in La Porte.
08/18/2014 / / Linde to demonstrate value of energized solutions at URTeC in Colorado
Petroleum engineers and geologists are invited to visit with Linde experts at this year’s Unconventional Resources Technology Conference to be held at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver on August 25-27.
08/14/2014 / Trade News / Linde and Solidia Technologies work together to industrialize technology that considerably reduces CO2 footprint and production costs of pre-cast concrete
The U.S. start-up Solidia Technologies® has signed a partnership agreement with The Linde Group, a world-leading gases and engineering company, to industrialize an innovative technology that could reduce the environmental footprint of pre-cast concrete while reducing production costs and improving the performance of building materials.
08/13/2014 / / Linde expert to discuss prospects for expanding techniques for deep water enhanced oil recovery
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., August 13, 2014  Kevin Watts, director of Enhanced Oil Recovery Business Development for Linde LLC, will lead a workshop on the potential for enhanced oil recovery techniques in deep water environments at this year’s Society of Petroleum Engineers Symposium on Improved and Enhanced Oil Recovery in Offshore Environments. The symposium will be held at the Langham Huntington Hotel in Pasadena, California, August 20-21.
08/11/2014 / / Linde website provides solutions for food processors faced with increasing consumer demands
In the highly competitive food industry, processors are under constant pressure to meet demands for maximizing yield,  quality, and shelf life, while at the same time striving to increase productivity and reduce cost. What they need are solutions.
08/05/2014 / Trade News / Linde to build two additional retail hydrogen fueling stations in northern California
The California Energy Commissionen (CEC) awarded USD 4.3 million to Linde North America to construct retail hydrogen fueling stations at Oakland International Airport and San Ramon, California.
08/01/2014 / / Jerdi joins Linde to head up Health, Safety and Environment
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., August 1, 2014 -- Holly Jerdi has joined  Linde as head of Health, Safety and Environment (HSE). She is responsible for all HSE activities in North and South America.
07/28/2014 / / Linde’s Healthcare division to display new Hospital Services platform at the national ASHE Conference in Chicago
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., July 28, 2014 - Healthcare facility management and engineering professionals are invited to meet with Linde’s  Healthcare division (http://bit.ly/LindeHealthcare)  experts at the ASHE Annual Conference and Technical Exhibition to be held at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois, on August 3-6.
07/24/2014 / / Conroe Welding Supply joins Linde independent distributor network
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., July 24, 2014 -- Linde LLC signed a contract to supply liquid oxygen, nitrogen and argon to Conroe Welding Supply, Inc, an independent distributor located in Conroe, Texas. Conroe Welding Supply, for the past 35 years, has been serving the East Texas market with welding equipment and industrial and safety supplies, as well as industrial, beverage and medical gas products.
07/14/2014 / Trade News / Linde starts small-series production for hydrogen fuelling stations
Technology company The Linde Group continues to advance the introduction of hydrogen as a fuel: Today the company officially opened the world’s first small-series production facility for hydrogen fuelling stations in Vienna.
07/10/2014 / / Linde Electronics Presents 2013 Global Supplier Performance Awards
San Francisco, July 9, 2014 – Linde Electronics and Specialty Gases, the global electronics business of The Linde Group, today announces two global supplier performance awards. The 2013 Linde Electronics Preferred Supplier Award recipient is Hemlock Semiconductor Corporation, headquartered in Hemlock, MI, in recognition of its continued world-class performance and commitment to Linde Electronics. The 2013 Linde Electronics Most Improved Supplier Award recipient is Linggas Ltd, headquartered in Beijing, China, in recognition of its providing excellent products, improved overall cost positions and proactive support to Linde.
07/07/2014 / / NASA awards liquid nitrogen and oxygen contract to Linde
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., July 7, 2014 -- The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has awarded a contract to Linde LLC to supply liquid nitrogen and liquid oxygen to six of its research/space flight centers. 
07/03/2014 / / Linde expert to discuss how energized solutions can increase productivity/reduce water use in hydraulic fracturing operations
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., July 03, 2014 – A paper to be presented at the upcoming at the 2014 Wyoming CO2 Conference will describe how Linde’s energized solutions can help hydraulic fracturing operators increase their productivity and decrease water use. The Conference will be held July 9-10 at the Casper Events Center in Casper, Wyoming.
07/02/2014 / / Linde to focus on enabling smarter electronics manufacturing at SEMICON West
San Francisco, CA, July 2, 2014 – Linde Electronics and Specialty Gases, a business area of Linde Gas North America LLC, will be exhibiting at SEMICON West tradeshow in San Francisco July 8-10. Its focus will be on how Linde enables smarter electronics manufacturing through innovative gases and chemicals technology, as well as through investment in gases, engineering and strategic partnerships.
07/01/2014 / Trade News / Linde launches global initiative to improve safe handling of acetylene gas
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced the launch of its worldwide safety programme to improve the safe storage and transportation of acetylene cylinders by customers.
07/01/2014 / / Vermeulen to lead Human Resources for Linde in the Americas
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., July 1, 2014-- Peter Vermeulen has joined Linde as head of Human Resources for North and South America where he is responsible for all HR activities. 
06/27/2014 / Trade News / Bechtel-Linde consortium to build large-scale ethylene plant at Baytown complex
Bechtel and Linde have been awarded a contract to design and build an ethylene plant in Texas for ExxonMobil. The plant will be built just east of Houston at the ExxonMobil Baytown Complex, one of the largest and most technologically advanced petroleum and petrochemical complexes in the world.
06/23/2014 / / Linde/AWISCO held trade show for New York Metro customers
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., June 24, 2014 – More than 600 customers attended the trade show held by AWISCO, a Linde North America Platinum distributor. The show was at AWISCO’s headquarters in Maspeth, New York.
06/20/2014 / / Linde joins with Roy Smith Company at Michigan Minority Procurement Fair in Detroit to showcase gas applications that improve productivity in making plastic auto parts
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., June  20, 2014 – Linde LLC joined forces with its strategic alliance partner, Roy Smith Company, at the Michigan Minority Procurement Conference & Opportunity (MMPC) fair recently to showcase its applications technology using carbon dioxide (CO2) and nitrogen in the manufacture of automotive parts.
06/16/2014 / / Linde to feature portfolio of production and customer LNG supply chain solutions at Natural Gas for Off Road Applications USA
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., June 16 , 2014 --Linde North America, a global leader in the growing liquefied natural gas (LNG) supply and fueling market, will be highlighting its expanded portfolio of offerings across the LNG supply chain at the Natural Gas for Off Road Applications USA conference to be held at the Omni Hotel in Houston, Texas, June 17-18 2014.
06/16/2014 / Trade News / Linde subsidiary CRYO AB will build LNG fuel gas system for high-tech Finnish icebreaker
The technology company The Linde Group has been awarded a contract by Arctech Helsinki Shipyard of Finland to build a liquefied natural gas (LNG) fuel gas system for a new icebreaker for the Finnish Transport Agency.
06/11/2014 / / Linde to hold a Jobs Fair for truck drivers to serve the Houston market
Houston, Texas, U.S., June 11, 2014 -- Houston area truck drivers looking for an excellent paying job with great benefits are invited to attend a Jobs Fair, to be held by Linde North America, a member of The Linde Group, a world leading gases and engineering company.
06/09/2014 / / Linde Showcases Solutions for Injection Molders and Plastic Manufacturers
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., June 9, 2014 – At the Innovation and Emerging Plastics Technologies Conference, Linde LLC will showcase solutions for injection molders and plastic manufacturers including: enhanced Gas-Assist Injection Molding (eGAIM), and cryogenic spot cooling and cleaning systems. Linde is a sponsor of the conference, hosted by Penn State Erie, The Behrend College in Erie, Pa., June 18-19.
06/03/2014 / Trade News / Linde and BASF intend to jointly develop on-purpose butadiene technology
The Linde Group and BASF SE intend to cooperate in developing and licensing processes for the on-purpose production of linear butenes and butadiene.
06/02/2014 / / Linde to showcase advanced technologies at BIO International Convention 2014
Linde North America, Inc. will be featuring technologies at BIO International Convention 2014 that will help pharmaceutical manufacturers and biotech companies meet production and environmental requirements. The convention will take place at San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California June 23-26.
06/02/2014 / Trade News / Siluria Technologies and Linde announce ethylene technology partnership
Siluria Technologies, a pioneer in the commercial production of fuels and chemicals made from clean and abundant natural gas, and The Linde Group, a world-leading gases and engineering company, announced today that they have entered into a collaboration agreement.
05/29/2014 / / Linde to highlight broad range of dedicated services for the oil and gas industry at DUG East Conference
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., May 29, 2014 – Linde Energy Solutions, will be discussing its wealth of services for oil and gas exploration, production and distribution at the DUG East Conference and Exposition. The Conference focuses on providing practical solutions to the challenges facing the industry in identifying and developing unconventional resources. 
05/06/2014 / Corporate News / January to March 2014: Linde achieves a slight increase in revenue – growth slowed by exchange rate effects
The technology company The Linde Group achieved a slight increase in Group revenue in the first quarter of 2014 when compared with the first quarter of 2013.
05/01/2014 / / “Prepare for a Blast” Webinar CRYOCLEAN® System from Linde Preps Surfaces with Cryogenic Power
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., May 1, 2014 – Learn about a waterless, solvent-free system for cleaning automotive, plastic and other manufactured parts at a webinar hosted by Automotive  Manufacturing Solutions (AMS) and Linde, May 15, at 9 a.m. (EDT).  The CRYOCLEAN® Snow system removes residue and other contaminants from plastic and metal surfaces using a pressurized stream of cryogenic carbon dioxide and micro-particles of dry ice. 
04/23/2014 / / Linde Names Grzegorz Moroz Program Manager - Heat Treatment & Atmospheres
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., April 23, 2014 – Grzegorz Moroz was named Program Manager – Heat Treatment & Atmospheres for the Metals & Glass Segment of Linde where he is responsible for driving growth through the implementation of industrial gas solutions. These include the patented SINTERFLEX® process for enhanced control of sintering metal powders, the CARBOFLEX® solution portfolio, HYDROFLEX® atmosphere control systems and the CRYOFLEX® cryogenic treatment for hardened steel.
04/17/2014 / / Linde will be exclusive hydrogen supplier for the Shell Eco-marathon in Houston
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., April 17, 2014 -- Linde North America will be the exclusive supplier of hydrogen for fuel cell vehicles at the Shell Eco-marathon in Houston, where more than 100 teams of college and high school students from across the Americas will bring their ultra energy efficient vehicles and see who can travel the farthest distance using the least amount of energy.
04/14/2014 / / Megamet and Linde to Recap Latest on ‘Best Practice’ for Controlling Carbon Potential of Sintering Atmospheres
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., April 8, 2014 – Megamet Solid Metals, Inc. (St. Louis) will summarize a ‘Best Practice’ that provides optimum carbon control in the sintering process of injection-molded powder metal parts. The practice involves advanced monitoring and control of the “carbon potential” in the sintering atmosphere using the patented C-potential control technology with the SINTERFLEX® system from Linde LLC.
04/10/2014 / / Linde to highlight capabilities for enhanced oil recovery at SPE Symposium
Murray Hill and New Providence, NJ, April 10, 2014-- Linde North America will be showcasing its broad range of technologies and experience at the 19th Society of Petroleum Engineers Improved Oil Recovery Symposium to be held at the Renaissance Hotel in Tulsa, Oklahoma, April 12-16.
04/09/2014 / / Linde nitrogen liquefier comes on-stream at Ohio air separation plant
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., April 9, 2014  – Linde North America has completed construction of a nitrogen liquefier at its Delta, Ohio, air separation plant that significantly increases its ability to support the growing demand for the product in the Ohio and Midwest markets.
04/04/2014 / Corporate News / Linde to demonstrate its leading role in clean fuels at HANNOVER MESSE trade show
Technology company The Linde Group will be presenting the latest advances in eco-friendly energy carriers at HANNOVER MESSE 2014. It will be focusing in particular on hydrogen and liquefied natural gas (LNG).
04/03/2014 / / What did it take for LifeGas’ Hurt to be the Lytx National Driver of the Year?
Benjamin “Troy” Hurt, a Nashville, Tennessee, medical route driver for LifeGas, the medical gases business of Linde North America, was named national driver of the year by Lytx.
03/31/2014 / Trade News / Linde awarded Enterprise Framework Agreement by Shell to build ethane cracking units
The technology company The Linde Group announced today that it has entered into an Enterprise Framework Agreement (EFA) with Shell Global Solutions International B. V. to build ethane cracking units on a global basis. The EFA is for ten years, with an option to be extended.
03/27/2014 / / Linde “flameless” REBOX® oxyfuel and other combustion technologies help steel producers and mills balance profitability and production demands
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., March 27, 2014 –Linde LLC ("Linde"), a global leader in technologies and industrial gases for all steps in the steel mill process chain, will feature proven solutions at AISTech 2014 to help mills strike the right balance between profitability and production objectives through improved process reliability, cost efficiency, productivity and product quality.  Linde experts will be on hand at the Indianapolis Exposition Center, May 5-8, booth #946.
03/17/2014 / Corporate News / Linde increases revenue and earnings again and raises its dividend
The technology company The Linde Group continued to give a steady business performance in the 2013 financial year, again achieving increases in Group revenue and Group operating profit.
03/10/2014 / / New liquid CO2 pressure booster systems from Linde help improve plastic foaming and injection-molding operations
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., March 10, 2014 – Plastic foam manufacturers and gas-assist injection molders (GAIM) can improve efficiency and quality with the help of a new liquid carbon-dioxide (LCO2) pressure booster, PRESUS™ C system, from Linde North America LLC.
03/03/2014 / / Linde Canada Ltd. acquires Quebec safety equipment distributor
Mississauga, Canada, March 3, 2014 –Linde Canada Ltd. has acquired Distribution Équiprotek (9182-6032 Québec Inc.) an independent safety equipment distributor headquartered in Chicoutimi, Québec.
02/24/2014 / / Linde showcases cryogenic technology for quality and process control
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., February 24, 2014 – Addressing the needs of bakeries, Linde North America is showcasing a range of state-of-the-art cryogenic technology for precision temperature and process-quality control.  Linde process experts will be available during BakingTech, Mar. 2-4, at MarketPlace, 4-6 p.m. at the Shick table.
02/21/2014 / / Linde Canada moving London retail store
Mississauga, Canada, February 21, 2014 – Linde Canada Limited is moving its London, Ontario, retail branch to a new location at A-234 Exeter Road, London, On, N6L 1A3. The move will accommodate the merger of the Linde store with Contact Welding Supplies which Linde acquired in 2012. 
02/20/2014 / / Linde to sponsor webinar on Pulsair® Systems’ mixing technology that boosts effectiveness, quality and economics
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., February 20, 2014 – Linde North America will be sponsoring a free webinar for industries interested in vastly improving the quality and economics of their liquid mixing and blending operations, by reducing maintenance costs, decreasing cycle times, and lowering energy costs.
02/11/2014 / Corporate News / Linde to deliver two hydrogen plants to Russia
Technology company The Linde Group has recently signed an engineering and procurement contract for two hydrogen plants in Nizhnekamsk, Republic of Tatarstan, Russian Federation.
02/11/2014 / / Linde and employees contribute over $500,000 to local and international charities supporting people in need
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., February 10, 2014 – Linde and its employees in the U.S. raised over $480,000 during the course of their 2013 Linde Cares giving campaign. Contributors to the campaign included employees of Linde North America, Linde Engineering and Linde Process Plants -- continuing a tradition of contributing both financial and human resources to support various charitable organizations and causes. 
02/10/2014 / Trade News / Linde supplies next generation specialty gas cylinders for use on International Space Station
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced that Danish Aerospace Company (DAC) has selected Linde’s ECOCYL® specialty gas cylinders to calibrate important respiratory measurement equipment onboard the International Space Station (ISS). Both measurement equipment and cylinders are scheduled for launch on a European Ariane-5 rocket in South America during summer 2014. 
02/07/2014 / Corporate News / Linde and Nynas conclude hydrogen on-site contract
The technology company The Linde Group has signed a long-term contract with Nynas AB, one of the world leaders in the naphthenic specialty oils (NSP) and the bitumen business, for the on-site supply of hydrogen at Nynas’ refinery in Hamburg, Germany.
02/04/2014 / Trade News / Linde becomes global partner of Shell Eco-marathon
The technology company The Linde Group will intensify its involvement in the Shell Eco-marathon, becoming a "Global Paddock Partner" for this year's event. Shell Eco-marathon is one of the world's most challenging student innovation competitions and takes place annually in Europe, America and Asia.
02/04/2014 / / Linde North America’s Oregon high-purity gases plant receives Responsible Care® Certification
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., February 4, 2014 –Linde Electronics and Specialty Gases has received certification of its Medford, Oregon, high-purity gases plant under the American Chemistry Council’s (ACC) Responsible Care® management program.
02/03/2014 / / Linde starts-up specialty gases plant in Indiana
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., February 03, 2013 -- Linde North America has completed its new specialty gases plant in Hammond, Indiana. The plant, representing a significant investment, complements the current industrial and medical gas filling facilities and distribution activities in operation at the site.
01/27/2014 / Trade News / Bomin Linde LNG and AG EMS conclude first contract in Germany for the delivery of liquefied natural gas as marine fuel
The shipping company Aktien-Gesellschaft EMS (AG EMS) and Bomin Linde LNG have signed the first contract for the delivery of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in Germany.
01/23/2014 / / Linde Advanced ACCU-CHILL® Bottom-Injection Systems Chill Ground Protein with Cryogenic Efficiency
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., January 23, 2014 – Ideal for ground meat, poultry or seafood, the patented ACCU-CHILL® Bottom-Injection Chilling System from Linde LLC chills proteins from the bottom of mixers/blenders with cryogenic efficiency – and precision.  Temperature can be controlled within ±1.0º F, helping to ensure consistent product quality and repeatable mixing and forming operations. 
01/21/2014 / / Linde to supply liquid oxygen, nitrogen, argon to Houston distributor
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., January 21, 2014 -- With the offer of a secure and long-term supply of industrial gases, Linde LLC signed a contract to supply liquid oxygen, nitrogen and argon to a Houston, Texas, independent distributor
01/16/2014 / / Linde to highlight new LNG fueling station design at World LNG Fuels Conference
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., January 16, 2014 - Linde LLC will announce the start-up of its new LNG fueling station in Springville, Indiana, at the World LNG Fuels Conference 2014 at the George R. Brown Conference Center in Houston, Texas, January 21-23. The new station, the first of its kind in the U.S., incorporates the latest technology and design similar to the Linde stations operating successfully in Australia and United Kingdom.
01/14/2014 / / Linde joins DOE’s H2USA to help promote fuel cell electric vehicles and build infrastructure for hydrogen fueling across America
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., January 14 , 2014 – Linde North America has joined the U.S. Department of Energy’s newly formed H2USA, a public-private partnership focused on advancing hydrogen fueling infrastructure to support cleaner transportation energy options for U.S. consumers.
01/09/2014 / / Linde White Paper helps oil and gas companies comply with EPA regulation to control VOC emissions
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., January 09, 2013  – Linde North America today announced the publication of a white paper to help oil and gas operations determine the most efficient and cost-effective method to control the emission of volatile organic compounds (VOCs), which will enable them to reduce the environmental impact of their VOC emissions and comply with air quality regulations.
12/11/2013 / Trade News / Partners green light "Energiepark Mainz"
The Energiepark Mainz, planned for the Hechtsheim district of the city of Mainz, can go ahead, with construction set to start in the spring of 2014. This has today been confirmed by Siemens, the Linde Group, RheinMain University of Applied Sciences and Stadtwerke Mainz at a joint meeting in Mainz which saw the appropriate agreements concluded.
12/10/2013 / Trade News / Capture Power welcomes FEED contract award
Capture Power Limited, the consortium of Alstom, Drax and BOC, today welcomed the UK Government’s announcement that it has been awarded a Front End Engineering and Design (FEED) contract for its planned, state-of-the-art carbon capture and storage (CCS) demonstration project – the White Rose CCS Project.
12/10/2013 / Press Releases / Linde finds new ways for protein processors to boost throughput and improve profit margins
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J. - At IPPE 2014 in Atlanta, January 28-30, Linde LLC will feature its leading cryogenic solutions that can help meat & poultry processors boost throughput and keep more profit on the bottom line. Experts from the Linde Food Team will be on hand at IPPE booth #5845.
12/05/2013 / / Linde Canada opens new store in Lévis, Québec
Mississauga, Canada, Dec 5, 2013 -- Linde Canada Limited has opened a new retail store in Lévis, Québec.  The store is located at 2111 4 e rue Lévis QC G6W 5M6.
12/02/2013 / / Linde Canada and Hypertherm to conduct cutting seminar
Mississauga, Canada, December 2, 2013 – Specialists from Linde Canada Limited and Hypertherm Cutting Institute will conduct a “Technology Day” on thermal cutting solutions. The event will be held at the Hilton Hotel Laval, Laval, Québec on December 5, from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.
11/25/2013 / Trade News / Linde enables zero refrigeration emissions for Marks & Spencer and Starbucks store deliveries
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced it is running the first fleet of six eco-friendly FROSTCRUISE® vehicles in Europe, via its subsidiary supply chain company, Gist, for daily delivery routes to Marks & Spencer and Starbucks retail stores.
11/25/2013 / / Linde Canada introduces line of stainless steel welding wire
Mississauga, Canada, Nov 25, 2013 – Linde Canada Limited has introduced Linde-branded stainless steel welding wire for the Canadian metal fabrication market. The new product offer is part of the private label program for its industrial products Linde started in 2008 that includes welding equipment, consumables and safety products.
11/21/2013 / Trade News / LNG to be available in Hamburg and Bremerhaven by 2015: Bomin Linde LNG starts the implementation process for both terminals
After finalizing project preparations, Bomin Linde LNG has now decided to initiate the implementation process for both facilities in Hamburg and Bremerhaven. Subject to approval from the authorities, Germany’s first LNG bunkering terminals will be operational in 2015.
11/20/2013 / Trade News / Linde Healthcare at MEDICA: Launch of LIV® IQ cylinder sets a benchmark for mobile oxygen therapy
Today Linde Healthcare, a global business unit of The Linde Group, presents LIV® IQ, the intelligent generation of oxygen cylinders with integrated pressure regulators, to a broad audience of healthcare professionals at the MEDICA in Düsseldorf, Germany.
11/20/2013 / / Linde and Alliance Welding team up to serve life science customers in San Francisco Bay Area
MURRAY HILL, N.J. – November 20, 2013 – Linde LLC has entered an agreement with Alliance Welding Supplies, Inc., creating one of the strongest gases supply options for life sciences customers in the San Francisco Bay Area. Under the agreement, Alliance, a Linde platinum distributor headquartered in Oakland, will supply gases produced by Linde to Bay Area members of the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO).
11/18/2013 / / Linde to introduce new LNG fueling station at NGV Conference
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., November 18, 2013 - Linde LLC will introduce its new LNG fueling station at the 2013 North America NGV Conference and Expo at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia, November 18–21. Linde experts will also be available to discuss Linde’s LNG fuel, equipment and service capabilities in Booth #513.
11/12/2013 / / Linde experts to discuss advances in LNG fuel and energized gas solutions in hydraulic fracturing at DUG Unconventional Resource Conference
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., November 12, 2013 – Linde LLC will introduce its new LNG fueling station and will highlight its comprehensive solutions for upstream oil and gas operation that create cost savings and productivity gains at the DUG East Conference and Exposition. 
11/11/2013 / / Linde Canada to highlight personal safety products, welding gases and equipment at mining trade show
Mississauga, Canada, November 11, 2013 – Linde Canada, Ltd. will be showcasing its line of personal safety products, welding and cutting gases and equipment, and exclusive cylinder tracking capability at the 2013 Quebec Mining Exploration Convention, November 11-14, 2013, booth #1200 at the Quebec Convention Center.
11/06/2013 / / Linde Distributor Association celebrates 20th anniversary at annual meeting
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., November 6, 2013 – The Linde Distributor Association (LDA) recently held its 18th annual meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada, celebrating the sustainability of the buying group which was started 20 years ago. The annual meeting provides the opportunity for LDA members to share ideas for business improvement and to network with preferred vendors.
10/29/2013 / / Linde expert to discuss results of LNG fracturing project at workshop in Houston
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., October 29, 2013 – Roy Twymon, business development manager, Energy Solutions for Linde LLC, will be presenting the results from a first-ever commercial conversion of an entire hydraulic fracturing fleet fueled by a combination of diesel and economical, clean burning liquefied natural gas. The presentation, “LNG for Pressure Pumping: Transitioning from Early-stage to Commercially Sustainable Solutions,” will be presented at the LNG-Fueled Hydraulic Fracturing Workshop to be held at the Magnolia Hotel in Houston, Texas, October 31.
10/29/2013 / Corporate News / January to September 2013: Linde gives a steady business performance
In the third quarter of 2013, the technology company The Linde Group continued to give a relatively steady business performance, achieving significant growth in Group revenue and Group operating profit in the nine months ended 30 September 2013.
10/22/2013 / / Linde expert to discuss using energized solutions in hydraulic fracturing to improve economics and productivity at geologists’ conference
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., October 22, 2013 -- The value of using energized solutions for hydraulic fracturing in the extraction of hydrocarbons from unconventional reservoirs is the subject of a paper to be presented by Robin Watts, Oil & Gas Technology manager of Linde LLC, at the American Institute of Professional Geologists (AIPG) conference.
10/17/2013 / / Linde University Alliance Program off and running with symposium for five area universities
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., October 17, 2013 -- Linde North America recently conducted a symposium for a group of its university partners at Linde’s National Operations Center (NOC) in Stewartsville, New Jersey. The purpose of the symposium was to introduce Linde and its operations to the universities and to exchange information and ideas on Linde’s recruiting programs and the universities’ career counseling and outplacement services. 
10/15/2013 / / Linde to discuss capabilities to improve quality and safety of biotech and pharma operations at NC Bioscience conference
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., October 14, 2013 – Biotech and pharmaceutical firms looking for ways to improve the quality and safety of their operations are invited to meet with cryogenic gases experts from Linde Gas North America LLC., at the North Carolina Bioscience conference to be held at the North Carolina Biotechnology Center in Research Triangle Park. Linde representatives will be available during the networking dinner on October 17, as well at the annual conference on October 18.
10/07/2013 / / Linde to display innovative nitrous oxide delivery system for emergency department use at ACEP Conference in Seattle
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S., October 7, 2013 – Linde Therapeutic Solutions will be showcasing the medical industry’s first fixed-concentration nitrous oxide/oxygen (N2O/O2) therapy innovation in over 20 years at the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) Annual Scientific Assembly to be held at the Washington State Convention & Trade Center in Seattle, Washington October 14-16.
10/06/2013 / / Linde Showcases Technology for Temperature and Process Control - Before and After Baking
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., October 6, 2013 – Addressing the needs of wholesale bakeries, Linde North America is showcasing a range of state-of-the-art cryogenic technology for precision temperature and process-quality control before and/or after baking.  Linde process experts will be available during the International Baking Industry Expo (IBIE), October 6-9, at the Las Vegas Convention Center, booth #6630.
10/05/2013 / / Linde praises President Obama and Congress for passage of helium legislation critical to a variety of manufacturing operations
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., October 5, 2013 -- Linde North America praised President Obama for signing legislation into law reauthorizing the Federal government’s helium program, which is the source of 40% of the nation’s helium. The legislation was passed last week by a bipartisan vote of the U.S Senate and House of Representatives.
10/04/2013 / / Linde White Paper shows how dry ingredient chilling helps bakery manufacturers save time and reduce waste
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., October 4, 2013 – Linde North America today announced the publication of a white paper that explains how dry ingredient chilling can help bakery manufacturers save time, reduce waste and control the quality of dough in each batch they produce.
10/01/2013 / / Linde hydrogen fueling stations reach over half million fills
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S October 1, 2013 -- Hydrogen fueling stations in the U.S. using Linde North America fueling technology have reached over half million fills -- and still climbing -- powering a variety of vehicles, including forklifts, cars and buses.
09/30/2013 / Corporate News / Leading industrial companies agree on an action plan for the construction of a hydrogen refuelling network in Germany
The six partners in the "H2 Mobility" initiative - Air Liquide, Daimler, Linde, OMV, Shell and Total – have set up upon a specific action plan for the construction of a nationwide hydrogen refuelling network for fuel cell-powered electric vehicles.
09/30/2013 / / Linde lauds Congress’ bipartisan passage of helium legislation critical to healthcare and high-tech manufacturing
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., September 30, 2013 -- Linde North America praised both the U.S Senate and House of Representatives for showing bipartisanship in approving legislation to reauthorize the Federal government’s helium program, which is the source of 40% of the nation’s helium.
09/27/2013 / Corporate News / Dr Wolfgang Büchele to become new CEO of Linde AG
The Supervisory Board of Linde AG, in its meeting today, has appointed Dr Wolfgang Büchele (54) as member of the Executive Board effective 1 May 2014 and designated CEO.
09/25/2013 / Corporate News / Linde raises the bar for hydrogen transport efficiency
Technology company The Linde Group has developed a new storage technology that will enable a much more efficient transport of larger amounts of hydrogen.
09/25/2013 / / Linde expert to discuss how energized solutions in hydraulic fracturing improve economics and productivity at SPE conference
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., September 25, 2013 – A paper to be presented at the upcoming Society of Petroleum Engineers’ Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE) will provide details on life cycle costs of fluids used for hydraulic fracturing. The conference will be held on September 30 – October 2 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, Louisiana.
09/24/2013 / / Linde to produce liquid oxygen, nitrogen and argon in La Porte, Texas
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., September  24, 2013 –Linde LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Linde North America, Inc., has broken ground for construction of a new industrial gases liquefier in La Porte, Texas. The plant will produce liquid oxygen, nitrogen and argon at the recently announced air separation unit (ASU) Linde is building at the site.
09/23/2013 / / Linde applauds the Senate for approving helium legislation critical to healthcare and high-tech manufacturing
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., September 23, 2013 -- Linde North America praised the U.S Senate for passing legislation to reauthorize the Federal government’s helium program, which is the source of 40% of the nation’s helium.
09/20/2013 / Corporate News / Linde again listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index
Linde AG has been listed again in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. The analysts at RobecoSAM have thereby acknowledged the continuous improvement in the sustainability performance of the technology group.
09/16/2013 / / Congressman Bridenstine visits Linde Process Plants, Inc. fabrication facility in Tulsa, OK
Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S., September 16, 2013– U.S. Representative Jim Bridenstine, who represents Oklahoma’s 1st District, recently visited the Linde Process Plants, Inc. (LPP) facilities at the Tulsa Port of Catoosa where the company fabricates sophisticated equipment for customers in the natural gas, refining, petrochemical, and helium industries.
09/13/2013 / / Safety products on display at Linde Canada open houses
Québec, Canada, September 13,  2013 – Linde Canada Limited will be serving up “Lunch & Learn” sessions at seven of its retail stores in September. The “Lunch” will be simple but the “Learn” will be substantial: an opportunity to inspect and test a variety of 3M safety products which Linde has added to its already extensive line. 
09/12/2013 / / Linde to feature portfolio of production and customer LNG supply chain solutions at HHP Summit 2013
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., September 12, 2013 --Linde North America, a global leader in the growing liquefied natural gas (LNG) supply and fueling market, will be highlighting its expanded portfolio of offerings across the LNG supply chain at the High Horsepower (HHP) Summit 2013 to be held at the McCormick Lakeside Center in Chicago, Illinois, September 17-19.
09/10/2013 / / Linde Canada to hold open house on welding and cutting at its Moncton retail store
Mississauga, Canada, September 10, 2013 – Linde Canada Limited will hold an open house at its Moncton retail store to showcase the latest developments in welding and cutting equipment and consumables. The open house, which is open to customers and the public, will be held on September 17, 2013, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.
09/10/2013 / Trade News / New cryogenic technology significantly reduces Campylobacter in poultry
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced that positive results from trials of a new cryogenic technology could enable the Food Standards Agency (FSA) in the UK to meet its 2015 Campylobacter reduction targets.
08/30/2013 / / Linde’s Peterson joins CGA Natural Gas Technology Committee as voting member
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., August 30, 2013 – Gary Peterson, head of engineering and technology development, Energy Solutions for Linde North America, has been named the Linde voting member of the newly formed Natural Gas Technology Committee of the Compressed Gas Association (CGA). The committee was recently organized to develop safety standards related to compressed natural gas (CNG) and liquefied natural gas (LNG).
08/26/2013 / Press Releases / Linde Electronics and Specialty Gases volunteers beautify park in Alpha, New Jersey
Alpha, N.J., U.S., August 26, 2013 – A park in the Borough of Alpha, New Jersey, was recently given a face-lift thanks to a team of volunteers from Linde Electronics and Specialty Gases, a division of Linde Gas North America LLC. Alpha Memorial Park, home to several memorials dating back to World War I, has been spruced up with a variety of landscaping improvements as part of Linde’s commitment to community outreach.
08/22/2013 / Trade News / Linde to build world’s largest CO2 purification and liquefaction plant
The technology company The Linde Group has been awarded a contract to build the world’s largest carbon dioxide (CO2) purification and liquefaction plant for Jubail United Petrochemical Company (UNITED), a manufacturing affiliate of SABIC (Saudi Basic Industries Corporation). The plant will be located in Jubail Industrial City, Saudi Arabia.
08/22/2013 / / Linde Showcases Technology for Temperature and Process Control - Before and After Baking
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., August 22, 2013 – Addressing the needs of wholesale bakeries, Linde North America is showcasing a range of state-of-the-art cryogenic technology for precision temperature and process-quality control before and/or after baking.  Linde process experts will be available during the International Baking Industry Expo (IBIE), October 6-9, at the Las Vegas Convention Center, booth #6630.
08/20/2013 / Press Releases / Linde expert to discuss economics of energized solutions in hydraulic fracturing at ShaleTech 2013 conference
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., August 20, 2013 – Robin Watts, Oil & Gas Technology manager for Linde North America, will give a presentation at the ShaleTech 2013 conference describing how Linde’s energized solutions can help hydraulic fracturing operators increase their productivity and decrease water use. Watts will also demonstrate how simple economic assessment tools developed by Linde can help producers estimate the potential economic impact of using different fracturing fluids by including estimates for a variety of cost and productivity factors based on the lifecycle of the hydraulic fracturing fluid.
08/14/2013 / / Linde opens new offices in Houston
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., Aug 14, 2013 – The gases and engineering group, Linde, announced that it has moved into new offices in Houston to house several of its groups. With the recently announced $200 million investment to build a large, state-of-the art air separation unit (ASU), a new gasification train and supporting equipment and facilities in La Porte, Texas, the new offices provide space to support activities surrounding the project. The offices also allow expansion of engineering and construction activities to support other projects managed by Linde Engineering North America Inc. 
08/07/2013 / / Linde Puerto Rico adds 3M safety products to its line for industrial users
Bo. Palmas, Cataño, Puerto Rico, August  7, 2013 – Linde Puerto Rico has added 3M safety products to its line of Linde branded personal protective equipment, making the company a major force in the market for safety products. The 3M products are now available in all Linde PR retail locations around the Island.
08/06/2013 / Press Releases / Linde Canada innovation saves time and money for customers
Mississauga, Canada, August 5, 2013 – Linde Canada Limited has finalized its four-year preparation to introduce an automated Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) driven cylinder tracking program. This program reduces the customer problems associated with cylinder management. The new system for Individual Cylinder Control (ICC) offers a professional approach to cylinder tracking and management that saves customers both time and money.
08/05/2013 / Press Releases / Linde Distributor Association, at twenty, is a leading buying group in the U.S
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., August 5, 2013 -- The Linde Distributor Association, (“LDA”), the equipment, assets and business services buying group, is celebrating its 20th anniversary. Formerly known as the Airco Distributor Association, the LDA, since its inception in 1993, has sustained ongoing partnerships with key vendors the past two decades.
08/01/2013 / Press Releases / Linde to demonstrate latent fingerprint development system at forensics conference
Mississauga, Canada, Aug 01, 2013 – Linde Canada Limited will be exhibiting its ADROITTM FC 300 latent fingerprint development system at the International Association of Identification (IAI) 98th Annual International Educational Conference on “Navigating the Waves of Forensics.” The conference will be held at the Rhode Island Conference Center in Providence on August 4-6, 2013.
07/30/2013 / Corporate News / First half of 2013: Linde continues its steady business performance and confirms its outlook
In the second quarter of 2013, the technology company The Linde Group built on its solid business performance in the first quarter of the year. In the six months ended 30 June 2013, it once again achieved increases in Group revenue and Group operating profit.
07/22/2013 / Press Releases / Linde North America headquarters and National Operations Center receive ACC’s Responsible Care certification
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, July 22, 2013 -- Linde North America’s headquarters in Murray Hill, New Jersey, and its National Operations Center (NOC) in Stewartsville, New Jersey, have received Responsible Care Certification from the American Chemistry Council’s Responsible Care® program.
07/22/2013 / Trade News / Linde unveils world’s first hybrid gas regulator for increased safety and performance
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, has today announced the launch of SMOOTHFLO™, a ground-breaking technologically advanced gas pressure regulator. The new single-stage regulator, dubbed a “hybrid”, delivers performance similar to that of a multi-stage regulator and has a unique combination of embedded technologies and features making it a world first among industrial gas regulators.
07/16/2013 / Corporate News / Sapphire Energy and Linde expand partnership
Sapphire Energy, Inc., one of the world leaders in algae-based Green Crude oil production, and the technology company The Linde Group today announced they will expand their partnership to commercialize a new industrial scale conversion technology needed to upgrade algae biomass into crude oil.
07/08/2013 / Trade News / Linde starts delivery from largest helium facility in the world
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, has today shipped the first container from its newest helium source, Helium II, operated by Ras Gas at the Ras Laffan Industrial City in Qatar.
07/02/2013 / Trade News / Linde at SCHWEISSEN & SCHNEIDEN 2013 – Hall 5.0/booth C115 Welding the World. Together.
Linde will be showcasing a broad lineup of one-stop solutions enabled by industrial gases at this year's SCHWEISSEN & SCHNEIDEN international trade fair for joining, cutting and surfacing. Inspired by the company's motto "Welding the World. Together.", the Linde stand in hall 5.0, booth C115 will be covering the full spectrum from supply options through to specialised applications.
07/02/2013 / Trade News / Research cooperation develops innovative technology for environmentally sustainable syngas production from carbon dioxide and hydrogen
BASF, The Linde Group and ThyssenKrupp plan to develop an environmentally friendly and competitive basis for utilizing the climate gas carbon dioxide (CO2) on an industrial scale.
06/27/2013 / Trade News / Linde Electronics' carbon nanotube inks to drive innovation in next generation electronic devices
Electronics, the global electronics business of The Linde Group, today launches a revolutionary new carbon nanotube ink to drive innovation in the development of next generation displays, sensors and other electronic devices.
06/26/2013 / Press Releases / Linde breaks ground for a state-of-the-art air separation unit (ASU) in Texas
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., June 26, 2013 -- Linde North America has broken ground for a large, state-of-the art air separation unit (ASU) plant in La Porte, Texas. The ASU, part of a $200 million Linde investment that will also include a gasification train and supporting equipment and facilities, will come on-stream in the first quarter of 2015 and will be the largest such Linde plant in the U.S. 
06/19/2013 / Trade News / Linde and LiSEC launch new glass coating technology to improve solar energy yields
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced the launch of S-COAT®, a highly innovative and cost effective anti-reflection (AR) coating technology which significantly increases light transmission values and resultant energy yields of solar modules
06/19/2013 / Trade News / Linde and LiSEC launch new glass coating technology to improve solar energy yields
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced the launch of S-COAT®, a highly innovative and cost effective anti-reflection (AR) coating technology which significantly increases light transmission values and resultant energy yields of solar modules
06/19/2013 / Press Releases / Linde White Paper outlines the advantages of using carbon dioxide in Gas Assist Injection Molding
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., June 19, 2013 – Linde North America today announced the publication of a white paper that outlines the advantages of using carbon dioxide (CO2) in Gas Assist Injection Molding (GAIM).
06/19/2013 / Press Releases / Linde Canada to sponsor welding/cutting open house at A to Z Welding
Mississauga, Canada, June 19, 2013 – Linde Canada Limited will be sponsoring an open house on June 20 at A to Z Welding & Fabrication, a Linde authorized agent in Sturgeon Falls, Ontario. At the event, technicians will demonstrate the latest welding and cutting equipment and consumables available to metal fabricators in the area.
06/17/2013 / Corporate News / Linde to manage on-site gas supply for Russian petrochemical company SIBUR
Technology company The Linde Group will be managing the gas supply infrastructure of SIBUR, the largest petrochemical company in Russia, CIS and Eastern Europe, at its Dzerzhinsk site in the Nizhny Novgorod region of Russia, also building and operating two new air separation units (ASUs). Both companies signed a long-term contract to this effect today. Under the deal, Linde will be investing EUR 70 million in the ASUs. The new on-site plants are set to come on stream at the end of 2015.
06/11/2013 / Press Releases / Linde intensifies its commitment to LNG-fueled trucks, buys 20 more
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., June 11, 2013 – Linde North America, a global leader in the growing liquefied natural gas (LNG) fueling market, is intensifying its commitment to LNG with the purchase of 20 LNG-fueled trucks. The trucks, expected to be deployed later this year, will be integrated into Linde’s fleet of more than 700 trucks carrying cryogenic gases to customers throughout North America.
06/10/2013 / Press Releases / Linde to present at LNG for Marine Transportation conference
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., June 10, 2013 -- Linde North America will be presenting a paper at the first annual LNG for Marine Transportation USA conference. The event will focus on how to build an LNG fuel supply chain for the Marine Market. It will be held in Houston, Texas, on June 11-12 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston-Greenway Plaza.
06/03/2013 / Corporate News / Linde strengthens petrochemical hub in the U.S.
The technology company The Linde Group will invest more than USD 200 million to build a large, state-of-the-art air separation unit (ASU), a new gasification train and supporting equipment and facilities in La Porte, Texas.
05/30/2013 / Press Releases / Linde to invest more than $200 million in Texas
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., MAY 30, 2013 -- Linde North America will invest more than $200 million to build a large, state-of-the art air separation unit (ASU), a new gasification train and supporting equipment and facilities in La Porte, Texas. The state-of-the art plants are scheduled to come on-stream in the first quarter of 2015.
05/28/2013 / Corporate News / Linde to build large ammonia plant in Russia
The technology company The Linde Group has formed a joint venture with chemical company JSC KuibyshevAzot to build and operate a large ammonia plant at the Togliatti site in Russia's Samara region. Both partners signed an agreement to this effect on 27 May 2013. The deal will involve a total investment volume of around EUR 275 million. Both companies have an equal stake in the newly formed venture, Linde Nitrogen Togliatti.
05/17/2013 / Trade News / Linde to refuel world’s first hybrid hydrogen race car
Munich, 17 May 2013 – The Nürburgring 24 Hours Race on 19 and 20 May 2013 will see the world premiere of a very special Aston Martin race car - the first hybrid hydrogen-powered race car to compete in an international motorsport event.
05/15/2013 / Press Releases / Linde applauds leaders of Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee for moving forward quickly with helium legislation
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., May 15, 2013 -- Linde North America praised the Chairman and Ranking Member of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee for working quickly to advance legislation to reauthorize the Federal government’s helium program, which is the source of 40 percent of the nation’s helium. Committee Chairman Ron Wyden, D-Ore., and Ranking Member Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, have scheduled a committee meeting for Thursday, May 16, to vote on the Helium Stewardship Act of 2013.  The Committee held a hearing on the bill last week.
05/14/2013 / Press Releases / Linde Canada to hold “Lunch & Learn” plasma cutting demonstrations
Québec, Canada, May 14, 2013 – Linde Canada Limited will be serving up “Lunch & Learn” sessions at six of its Québec retail stores in May and June. The “Lunch” will be simple but the “Learn” will be substantial: an opportunity to witness and test Hypertherm’s leading edge plasma cutting technology.
05/13/2013 / Press Releases / Linde to highlight Cryoclean® Snow cleaning equipment at AWISCO Trade Show
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., May 13, 2013 -- Linde North America will display its Cryoclean® Snow industrial cleaning equipment at the AWISCO Trade Show to be held in Maspeth, New York. Cryoclean Snow is an innovative device for cleaning and pre-treating surfaces with dry ice snow and compressed air.
05/13/2013 / Press Releases / Linde to spotlight benefits of LNG fuel at oil and gas expo
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., May 13, 2013 -- Linde North America will be highlighting its expertise across the LNG supply chain at the 2013 Appalachian Basin NGV Expo and Conference to be held in at the Charleston Civic Center in Charleston, West Virginia, May 13-15.
05/13/2013 / Trade News / Linde invests in crop science as challenge to food security intensifies
Linde Gases, a division of the Linde Group, today announced the launch of its Crop Science business. The re-energised product and service offering – previously referred to as its "fumigants" business – is recognition of Linde's renewed commitment to combating the increasing challenges facing the world food supply chain.
05/09/2013 / Trade News / BOC secures long-term supply deal with SSI Steel UK
BOC today announced it has signed a long-term agreement to supply industrial gases to one of the biggest steelmakers in the UK, SSI Steel UK.
05/08/2013 / Press Releases / Service and attention to safety bring customer back to the (cutting) table for more
Mississauga, Canada, May 8, 2013 – When Clearwater Welding & Fabrication Ltd., of Fort McMurray, Alberta, decided to get a new cutting machine for its welding and fabricating business, the choice of supplier was easy. Clearwater bought its first machine from Linde Canada Ltd., and the experience was so positive, the company only thought of Linde when the need for a replacement cutting system arose. 
05/06/2013 / Corporate News / Linde has decided to call and redeem EUR 400 m Undated Subordinated Bond
The Linde Group has decided to call and redeem the EUR 400 m Undated Subordinated Bond issued by Linde Finance B.V. in 2003 and guaranteed by Linde AG at its nominal amount. Call and Redemption of the bond shall be made in accordance with the terms and conditions of the Bond on July 3, 2013.
05/06/2013 / Corporate News / January to March 2013: Linde makes a solid start to the new financial year
In the first quarter of 2013, the technology company The Linde Group again achieved increases in Group revenue and Group operating profit. "We have made a good solid start to the new financial year," commented Professor Dr Wolfgang Reitzle, Chief Executive Officer of Linde AG, on the interim report.
05/01/2013 / Press Releases / MST cuts fuel consumption of rotary-hearth furnace 63 percent with “flameless” REBOX® oxyfuel technology from Linde
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., May 1, 2013 -- At AISTech 2013, MST (South Lyon, Michigan) will report a 63 percent reduction in specific fuel consumption in its rotary hearth billet-reheating furnace operation after retrofitting the furnace with “flameless” REBOX® oxyfuel technology from Linde North America. The REBOX technical solution also greatly improved reheating capacity and eliminated the need for a walking beam furnace previously needed to preheat larger diameter billets.
04/22/2013 / Trade News / Linde and Pelchem join forces to fuel M2M innovation
Linde Electronics, the global electronics business of The Linde Group, has strengthened its material support for electronics manufacturing by announcing a strategic partnership with Pelchem, the global fluorochemicals specialist, to accelerate the development of Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS).
04/18/2013 / Press Releases / Linde to exhibit at 2013 BIO International Convention
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., April 18, 2013– Linde North America invites pharmaceutical manufacturers and biotech companies to visit its booth at this year’s BIO International Convention 2013. Linde cryogenic gases experts will be featuring technologies to help them meet production and environmental requirements, as well as introduce a complete line of specimen cryopreservation services.
04/16/2013 / Trade News / Linde provides hydrogen fueling systems for BMW materials handling expansion
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, USA, 16 April 2013 – BMW Manufacturing's plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina, has more than doubled its fleet of material handling equipment using hydrogen fueling systems provided by Linde North America. The 4.0 million square foot production facility now powers its entire hydrogen-fuel cell fleet of more than 230 units to service the plant's production and logistics functions, making it one of the largest fuel cell forklift sites in the world.
04/15/2013 / Press Releases / Linde provides hydrogen fueling systems for BMW materials handling expansion
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., April 15, 2013 – BMW Manufacturing’s plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina, has more than doubled its fleet of material handling equipment using hydrogen fueling systems provided by Linde North America. The 4.0 million square foot production facility now powers its entire hydrogen-fuel cell fleet of more than 230 units to service the plant’s production and logistics functions, making it one of the largest fuel cell forklift sites in the world.
04/10/2013 / Press Releases / Linde outlines plans for next-generation LNG fleet fueling technology at LNG 17 conference
Houston, TX and Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., April 10, 2013–Linde North Americatoday announced that it has completed development of a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) station design that will be installed at a Linde production facility in Indiana later this year.  Details of the new station design will be discussed by Jonathan Harris, Merchant LNG technology manager for Linde’s Energy Solutions division at the upcoming 17th International Conference & Exhibition on Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG 17).  
04/10/2013 / Corporate News / Linde launches dual tranche bond transaction of EUR 650 m and USD 500 m
AG (A stable/A3 stable) has today successfully placed EUR 650 m and USD 500 m of senior notes with respectively 10-year and 5-year maturities. The euro denominated bond, with a coupon of 2.00 %, was priced at 45 basis points over Euro-MidSwaps. The USD bond bears a coupon of 1.50 % and was priced at 67 basis points over USD-MidSwaps.
04/09/2013 / Corporate News / Linde to build major plant complex for Reliance in India
Technology company The Linde Group has been awarded a major contract by Reliance Industries Ltd. (RIL) to build several plants to generate and purify gases in Jamnagar, India. Part of the Reliance Group, India’s largest private enterprise, RIL specialises in the energy and petrochemicals industries.
04/09/2013 / Press Releases / Linde expert discusses economic impact of energized solutions in hydraulic fracturing at AIPG Symposium
– Linde North America today announced that Robin Watts, Oil & Gas Technology manager of Linde LLC, will give a presentation at the AIPG 4th Annual Symposium describing how Linde’s energized solutions can help hydraulic fracturing operators increase their productivity and decrease water use. Watts will also demonstrate how simple economic assessment tools developed by Linde can help producers estimate the potential economic impact of using different fracturing fluids by including estimates for a variety of cost and productivity factors over the entire life cycle of the well.
04/08/2013 / Trade News / Linde to showcase clean energy innovations at HANNOVER MESSE trade show
Technology company The Linde Group will be presenting the latest advances in eco-friendly energy carriers at HANNOVER MESSE 2013. It will be focusing in particular on hydrogen and liquefied natural gas (LNG).
03/25/2013 / Press Releases / Steelmakers report major advances with REBOX® “flameless” combustion and oxyfuel technology from Linde
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., March  25, 2013 -- Two U.S. steelmakers will report double-digit increases in production capacity with “flameless” combustion and other oxyfuel technology from Linde North America at the AISTech 2013 Conference at the David L. Lawrence Exposition Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May 6-9. 
03/20/2013 / Press Releases / Linde Puerto Rico supports student welding competition
A young student welder from Puerto Rico, who competed in a welding competition sponsored by Linde Puerto Rico, is headed to the finals of the SkillsUSA championships. As part of its commitment to help America achieve a more skilled workforce, Linde Puerto Rico recently served as the principle sponsor of the SkillsUSA welding competition at the Coliseum Rubén Rodríguez in Bayamón.
03/20/2013 / Corporate News / Linde to build natural gas terminal for Gassco AS in Emden (Germany)
The technology company The Linde Group has been awarded a contract to build a natural gas terminal in the town of Emden in northern Germany. The deal is worth around EUR 260 million. The contract was awarded by Norwegian state-owned company Gassco AS on behalf of Gassled joint venture.
03/12/2013 / Trade News / Selas Fluid Processing Corporation changes name to Linde Engineering North America Inc.
Selas Fluid Processing Corporation announced today that the company’s Executive Board has approved a name change to Linde Engineering North America Inc., effective immediately. The company engineers, supplies and constructs air separation and synthesis gas plants as well as technology furnaces and fired process equipment for the refining, petrochemical, chemical, gas, and pharmaceutical industries.
03/11/2013 / Corporate News / Linde to build six major air separation units in China
The technology company The Linde Group will build six major air separation units for Shenhua Ningxia Coal Industry Group Co. Ltd. and Shenhua Logistics Group Co. Ltd. in Yinchuan in the Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region in Northwest China.
03/11/2013 / Trade News / Linde takes over joint venture OCAP in Netherlands as sole shareholder
The Linde Group, a world-leading gases and engineering company, acquired the remaining shares of its partner Volker Wessels Stevin Deelnemingen in the OCAP joint venture (Organic CO2 for Assimilation by Plants). With immediate effect the supplier of industrial gases is thus the sole shareholder. The acquisition enables The Linde Group to reinforce its position in the global energy and environment growth market as one of the leading suppliers of clean technologies for its Clean Energy Programm.
03/07/2013 / Corporate News / Linde achieves double-digit growth and sets new medium-term targets
The technology company The Linde Group continued to give a robust performance in the 2012 financial year, again achieving significant increases in Group revenue and Group operating profit.
03/05/2013 / Press Releases / Processors Weigh Bottom-Line Impact of Linde Impingement Freezer
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., March 5, 2013 –Ideal for freezing or crusting raw or marinated meat and poultry products from chicken and fish fillets to beef patties, a patented nitrogen impingement freezer from Linde reduces dehydration and marinade losses by two or three times versus conventional cryogenic freezers to maximize product weight and increase yield. 
03/01/2013 / Press Releases / New Test Lab Capabilities at Shick Validate the Benefits of In-Line Dry Ingredient Chilling
Kansas City, MO / Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S.,  March 1  , 2013 -- Combining precise temperature control with pneumatic ingredient-conveying solutions, Linde North America  (New Providence, NJ) and Shick (Kansas City, MO) announce a newly renovated test lab for bakeries that want to capitalize on the advantages of in-line dry-ingredient chilling prior to mixing/blending.
02/27/2013 / Press Releases / U.S. Army purchases first ADROIT™ FC 300 latent fingerprint development system from Linde Canada
Mississauga, Canada, February 27, 2013 – The U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Laboratory (USACIL) has purchased the first beta ADROITTM FC 300 latent fingerprint development system, based on technology developed by Linde Canada, Ltd. The revolutionary, automated latent fingerprint development system is a dry, non-contact technology that uses a gaseous application process for developing latent fingerprints. The new technology eliminates hazardous carrier solvents used in traditional processing methods and the physical application of these materials by dipping, spraying, brushing and drying.
02/26/2013 / Press Releases / Linde expert shows how to estimate the full economic impact of using energized solutions to reduce water use and increase productivity in hydraulic fracturing
Fort Worth, TX and Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., February 26, 2013 – Linde North America, today announced that Robin Watts, Oil & Gas Technology manager of Linde LLC, will give a presentation on how Linde’s energized solutions can help oil and gas producers increase the productivity and decrease the cost of hydraulic fracturing.  Speaking at the American Association of Petroleum Geologists’ (AAPG) Solving Water Problems in Oil and Gas Production workshop, Watts will demonstrate how simple tools Linde has designed can help producers estimate the potential economic impact of different fracturing fluids over the life cycle of the well. 
02/21/2013 / Press Releases / Linde calls for greater stability in U.S. helium market in testimony before congressional committee
MURRAY HILL, N.J., February 21, 2013 -- Nick Haines, head of source development for Linde Global Helium, called for legislation that would preserve stability in U.S. helium markets before a House committee.
02/06/2013 / Press Releases / Linde Canada introduces two private label welding/cutting helmets
Mississauga, Canada, Feb 6, 2013 –Linde Canada Ltd has launched the next generation of welding helmets to Canadian market. The helmets are an extension to a private label program for its industrial products that Linde Canada started in 2008.
02/05/2013 / Press Releases / Linde deploys additional 20 LNG fueled trucks in its U.S. fleet
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., February 05, 2013 – Linde North America, a global leader in the growing liquefied natural gas (LNG) fueling market, has expanded its commitment to LNG fuel with the successful deployment of 20 additional LNG Class 8 trucks.  These trucks are delivering cryogenic gases to Linde’s customers in North America.
02/04/2013 / Press Releases / Quantum Enters Partnership With Linde To Supply Hydrogen Dispensing Systems
Lake Forest, Calif., Feb 04, 2013 -- Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: QTWW), a leader in natural gas, alternative fuel systems and clean propulsion vehicle technologies, today announced that it has received a purchase order from Linde LLC, an affiliate of The Linde Group, a world-leading gases and engineering company, for gaseous hydrogen refueling dispensers, as the first order under the partnership.
01/28/2013 / Press Releases / Linde to present progress on CO2 capture project to US Energy Association
Murray Hill and New Providence, NJ, January 28, 2013 -- Linde North America has been invited to provide an update on its activities in carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) on January 29, 2013 at the U.S. Energy Association (USEA). The presentation will concentrate on Linde's carbon capture technology with a focus on Post Combustion CO2 Capture (PCC) technology and Linde’s Department of Energy slipstream pilot project, as well as the commercial challenges with CCUS projects.
01/28/2013 / Press Releases / CONSOL Energy selects LNG provider Linde to help power its drilling and hydraulic fracturing operations
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., January 28, 2013 – Linde North America, a global leader in the growing liquefied natural gas (LNG) fueling market, today announced that CONSOL Energy Inc. (NYSE: CNX) has contracted with Linde to supply LNG and related equipment and services for all of its operations in the Marcellus and Utica basins.  This new agreement follows successful completion of a trial conducted by the two companies using Linde’s LNG to replace some of the diesel fuel used to power the diesel engines (gensets) that drive drilling rigs. Under the new agreement, Linde’s LNG solution will be used to power gas drilling for CONSOL and may also be expanded to applications such as hydraulic fracturing, mining and marine operations.  The LNG-diesel dual-fuel solution lowers the cost of producing on-site power at gas and oil operations and burns more cleanly than diesel fuel alone.
01/28/2013 / Press Releases / Meat and poultry plants reap rapid gains from automated combo-bin chilling
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., January 28, 2013 – “Meat and poultry processors are looking for ways to reduce labor, improve product quality, plant safety and productivity, and automating combo-bin chilling is proving to be a quick way to capitalize on all those goals,” says Mark DiMaggio, head of food and beverage, Linde North America.
01/28/2013 / Trade News / Linde partners with Voltaix to drive the development of next-generation NAND flash memory chips.
Linde Electronics, the global electronics business of The Linde Group, has strengthened its commitment to memory manufacturing with the announcement of a significant investment in a new ultra-high purity disilane plant in Upper Mt. Bethel Township, Pennsylvania, USA, owned by Voltaix, leading manufacturer of materials for the semiconductor and photovoltaic industries. Linde has partnered with Voltaix to facilitate the production of next-generation NAND flash memory chips, which requires high volumes of disilane (Si2H6)..
01/25/2013 / Trade News / Linde and Forest BtL sign licensing agreement for Carbo-V® technology
Munich, 24th January 2013: Linde Engineering Dresden GmbH has signed an agreement with the Finnish Forest BtL Oy for the licensing of the biomass gasification technology Carbo-V®, which will be implemented in a new Biomass–to-Liquid (BtL) plant in Kemi, Northern Finland. The commercial operation for the production of biodiesel and naphtha is expected to start at the end of 2016.
01/18/2013 / Trade News / Linde to build a new liquid carbon dioxide plant in Thailand
Linde Thailand Public Company Limited (Linde Thailand), a member of The Linde Group, announced that it will invest about Bt 500 million (about EUR 12 million) to install a new merchant carbon dioxide plant in Map Ta Phut, Rayong.
01/18/2013 / Press Releases / Linde to highlight its growing capabilities in support of expanded use of LNG for oil and gas drilling
Houston, TX and Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., January 18, 2013 – Linde North America, today announced that Earl Lawson, head of Energy Solutions, will discuss the company’s expanding capabilities to support the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) for oil and gas drilling at the World LNG Fuels 2013 Conference. Lawson will show how Linde is leveraging its well-established expertise in cryogenic gases and expanding infrastructure to support the use of LNG for oil and gas operations.
01/16/2013 / Press Releases / Linde Puerto Rico launches new website
Bo. Palmas, Cataño, P.R., January 16, 2013 – Linde Puerto Rico Inc. has launched a new Internet website for its industrial gases, medical gases and engineering businesses in the Caribbean.  This new website is designed for easy navigation to information on products, services and appropriate Linde specialists.
01/15/2013 / Press Releases / Linde Expertise and Infrastructure Enable First Use of Liquefied Natural Gas to Power Full Hydraulic Fracturing Spread
Linde North America, a global leader in the growing liquefied natural gas (LNG) fueling market, has provided the equipment, services and LNG for the first-ever commercial hydraulic fracturing operation fueled by a combination of diesel and economical, clean burning  liquefied natural gas. The 12-pump, 24,000 horsepower fleet is the largest dual-fuel project ever conducted and is the first involving the conversion of an entire hydraulic fracturing fleet.
01/14/2013 / Trade News / Linde shows how energized solutions can improve economics and environmental impact of European hydraulic fracturing
The Linde Group today announced that Dr. Art Shirley, will give a presentation at the European Unconventional Gas Summit on how Linde's energized solutions are helping producers increase the productivity and decrease the environmental impact of  hydraulic fracturing in the U.S.
01/10/2013 / Press Releases / Linde Canada to demonstrate welding effectiveness of equipment and gases at Manitoba Agricultural Days exhibition
Mississauga, Canada, January 10, 2013 - Metal fabricators attending this year’s Manitoba AG Days exhibition in Brandon, MB, Canada, looking for increased welding quality and productivity, as well as improved safety, are invited to visit with Linde Canada experts who will be demonstrating the company’s extensive line of shielding gases, hard goods, machines and safety products. 
01/07/2013 / Press Releases / Linde Gives Meat and Poultry Processors “Lift off” with Patented Cryogenic Solutions
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., January 4, 2013 – Recent advances in cryogenic freezing/chilling technology from Linde North America make it possible to quickly add a long-term improvement to meat and poultry operations.  At IPPE 2013 in Atlanta, Ga., January 29-31, Linde North America showcases state-of-the-art solutions that can boost yield and processing line throughput – including the world’s first hygienic IQF tunnel freezer with (patented) rolling-wave action.
01/04/2013 / Trade News / Linde wins fourth LNG project in China
The technology company The Linde Group has signed a contract with Sichuan Tongkai Energy and Technology Development Company for the design and supply of the Bazhong Phase II LNG plant. After winning back the customer against strong competition, this is now the fourth LNG project for the Linde Engineering Division in China.
12/21/2012 / Trade News / Industry initiative targets the development of a network of hydrogen refueling stations for fuel cell electric vehicles in Germany
Building up a refueling station network for fuel cell electric vehicles is taking on a concrete form. The current partners in the H2 Mobility initiative are working on implementing a business model to build up a nationwide hydrogen refueling station network in Germany.
12/17/2012 / Press Releases / Linde engineers developing alternatives to helium in several applications
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., December 17,  2012 -- Faced with a sourcing  shortage of helium, several segments of industry, working with Linde North America engineers, are welcoming new product developments that lead to lower helium requirements, or replacing helium altogether, without significantly sacrificing application quality.
12/17/2012 / Corporate News / Linde acquires homecare company Calea France SAS
The technology company The Linde Group has signed an agreement to acquire the homecare company Calea France SAS (Sèvres, France). Calea generated revenue in the 2011 financial year of EUR 28 m with around 200 employees. The transaction is expected to be completed at the beginning of 2013.
12/10/2012 / Press Releases / Video highlights Linde’s leadership in clean energy solutions
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., December 10, 2012 – Linde North America today announced the availability of a new video describing Linde’s diverse products and services for clean energy solutions. Linde, a worldwide leader in gas production and delivery, is committed to the development of the clean energy solutions that are essential for sustainable worldwide growth. The video showcases examples of Linde’s varied initiatives and can be viewed on Linde’s LNG website at: http://lindelng.com/index.php/news-media
12/09/2012 / Trade News / Gazprom Export and Linde sign Helium Memorandum of Understanding
In Paris, Alexander Medvedev and Tom Blades have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) stipulating cooperation in implementing new helium production projects
12/06/2012 / Press Releases / New era of cryogenic food processing can put older technology “on ice”
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., December 6, 2012 – Because cold-temperature processing is so critical to many food processing operations, improvements in technology can make a significant impact on productivity  and profits. The bigger the gain, the stronger the multiplying effect.
11/27/2012 / Trade News / Linde sees rapid growth as chosen gas supplier by three leading Gen 8.5 display manufacturers in China
Wins three major bulk gas contracts and opens new gas facilities to enable development of next-generation Ultra High Definition displays
11/26/2012 / Press Releases / Six new vendors introduced at Linde Distributor Association meeting
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., November 26, 2012 –  Six new vendors were introduced to the 35 industrial gas distributors who attended the 17th annual meeting of the Linde Distributor Association (LDA) held in Austin, Texas, in late October. The annual meeting provides the opportunity for LDA members to share ideas for business improvement and to network with preferred vendors. 
11/26/2012 / Corporate News / Linde awarded major contract for LNG plant by PETRONAS in Malaysia
The technology company The Linde Group has received an order for a mid-scale liquefied naturals gas (LNG) plant from Malaysia LNG Sdn. Bhd., a production subsidiary of Malaysia's national oil and gas company PETRONAS.
11/23/2012 / Corporate News / Linde to build LNG terminal near Gothenburg, Sweden, for Skangass
The technology company The Linde Group has been commissioned by Norwegian-based Skangass AS to build a mid-scale liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal at the west coast of Sweden, in Lysekil, 100 kilometres north of Gothenburg.
11/21/2012 / Press Releases / Linde Canada to focus on safety equipment and apparel at Québec mining conference
Québec, Canada, November  21, 2012 – Safety will be the focus of Linde Canada Ltd.’s participation at Québec Mines 2012, a technical conference on geosciences and minerals research to be held at the Québec City Convention Centre, on November 27-29, 2012.
11/15/2012 / Press Releases / Linde teams with customer to successfully demonstrate its LNG mobile fueling unit
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., November 15, 2012 – Linde North America, today reported a successful trial of its liquefied natural gas (LNG) mobile fueling unit.  The Linde mobile fueler allows customers to test the feasibility of using LNG as an alternative to fuels such as diesel.  Linde worked with C Cross Transportation, a Mississippi-based hauler with a fleet of more than 100 tractors, to set up the fuel supply for an LNG tractor the company is testing in South Carolina.  The Linde team managed the logistics, arranged the installation, safely deployed the equipment and supplied the needed training.
11/14/2012 / Press Releases / Linde Crust Freezers Match High-Speed Deli-Log Slicing
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., November 14, 2012 – Spinning at up to 2000 RPMs, high-speed deli-log slicers can be optimized for high repeatability with crust-freezing know-how and high-efficiency cryogenic freezers from Linde. 
10/29/2012 / Corporate News / January to September 2012: Linde's business performance remains steady and its outlook is confirmed
The performance of the technology company The Linde Group has remained steady in the nine months ended 30 September 2012, with Group revenue and Group operating profit both increasing once again.
10/25/2012 / Trade News / Bomin Linde joint venture is planning its first liquefied natural gas terminal in the Port of Hamburg
Starting point for the Bomin Linde LNG GmbH & Co. KG: The first project is the construction of a liquefied natural gas terminal intended to provide ships with the cleaner fuel in the P ort of Hamburg. This is based on the successful completion of a feasibility study conducted by the Hamburg Port Authority and Linde.
10/22/2012 / Trade News / Linde launches innovative glass melting technology to reduce NOx emissions
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced the launch of COROX® LowNOx a ground-breaking glass melting solution that will significantly reduce emissions of harmful nitrous oxides (NOx) in order to meet increasingly strict emission regulations set by the European Union (EU).
10/18/2012 / Press Releases / Linde to showcase technologies and capabilities at Gasification Technologies Council Conference
Murray Hill and New Providence, NJ, October 18, 2012-- Linde North America will be showcasing its broad range of technologies and experience which support gasification technology at the Gasification Technologies Council (GTC) Conference to be held at the Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, DC, on October 28-31, 2012.
10/16/2012 / Press Releases / Linde starts-up two CO2 plants to support well completions in the oil and gas industry
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., October 16, 2012 –Linde North America has upgraded its carbon dioxide (CO2) plants in Corpus Christi, Texas, and Woodward, Oklahoma. These newly commissioned plants serve the Midcontinent and Eagle Ford shale regions, and are designed to support the oil and gas industry’s growing use of CO2  to displace water and enhance well production in completion designs. 
10/15/2012 / Press Releases / Nineteen Linde North America CO2 plants achieve Food Safety Certification
Murray Hill, New Jersey, U.S., October 15, 2012, 2012 –Linde North America has received FSSC 22000 certification for its nineteen beverage-grade carbon dioxide (CO2) facilities. FSSC 22000 is a rigorous standard that falls under the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) benchmark, established by GFSI to ensure confidence in the delivery of safe food to consumers worldwide.
10/15/2012 / Trade News / Linde supports BOSCH in developing cleaner automotive technologies
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced the completion of a major gas supply system installation, along with supply of high purity specialty gases for BOSCH, to aid the development of cleaner automotive technology.
10/11/2012 / Press Releases / Linde launches nitrogen portable storage vessels to increase efficiency and reduce costs at the wellhead
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., October 11, 2012 – Linde North America, today announced the availability of Nitrogen Portable Storage Vessels (NPSV) allowing hydraulic fracturing operators and service companies to expand their nitrogen storage capabilities on location. 
10/10/2012 / Press Releases / Linde North America’s Kansas plant receives Responsible Care® Certification
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., October 10, 2012 – Linde North America has received certification of its Coffeyville, Kansas, air separation plant under the American Chemistry Council’s Responsible Care® program.
10/10/2012 / Press Releases / LifeGas to highlight flexible home oxygen solutions at Medtrade Exposition
ATLANTA, October 10, 2012 – Homecare professionals are invited to meet with LifeGas  healthcare experts at the 2012 Medtrade Exposition being held at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia, October 16-18, to discuss ways for homecare companies to meet the challenges in today’s difficult economic environment.
10/02/2012 / Press Releases / Linde Canada to introduce new welding process at Québec Industrial Tradeshow
Québec, Canada, October 2, 2012 – Metal fabricators attending this year’s Salon industriel de Québec -- an Industrial Tradeshow in Québec City -- are invited to visit with Linde Canada Ltd. welding experts who will be highlighting the company’s line of welding gases and equipment and safety products.
10/02/2012 / Press Releases / Linde Canada Ltd. acquires London, Ontario gases and welding distributor
Mississauga, Canada, October 2, 2012 – In a move to strengthen its presence in southwestern Ontario, Linde Canada Ltd. has acquired Contact Welding Supplies Ltd., an independent industrial gases and welding equipment distributor headquartered in London, Ontario.
10/02/2012 / Corporate News / Official opening of the Chemical-Biotechnological Process Centre in Leuna
After a construction period of almost two years, the new Fraunhofer Center for Chemical-Biotechnological Processes (CBP) in Leuna was today officially opened by the Chancellor of Germany.
09/27/2012 / Press Releases / Linde partners with CONSOL Energy to test its hybrid diesel-LNG solution providing cleaner, less expensive power for drilling rigs
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., September 27, 2012 – Linde North America today announced that its solution for using liquefied natural gas (LNG) to fuel power-generating diesel engines (gensets) is getting good grades during testing in southwest Pennsylvania.
09/24/2012 / Press Releases / Linde to Present LNG Applications for Oil and Gas Drilling and Completion at HHP Summit 2012
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., September 24, 2012 – Linde North America,  today announced that Bryan Luftglass, the Linde North America head of Strategic Market & Business Development for Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), will discuss the company’s expanding capabilities to support the use of LNG for oil and gas drilling and completion at HHP Summit 2012: Natural Gas for High Horsepower Applications.  Representatives will also be at Booth 24 to discuss Linde’s LNG solutions for oil and gas wells, as well as marine and other high horsepower applications.
09/20/2012 / Press Releases / Linde Executive to Highlight Expanding Uses for Liquefied Natural Gas at Shale Gas InsightTM 2012
Philadelphia, P.A. and Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., September 20, 2012 –Bryan Luftglass, the Linde North America head of Strategic Market & Business Development for Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), will participate in a panel on the expanding applications for LNG and compressed natural gas (CNG) at the Shale Gas InsightTM 2012 conference. Linde North America is a member of The Linde Group, a world - leading gases and engineering company.
09/20/2012 / Trade News / Linde opens world leading aquaculture innovation centre in Norway
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, has announced the opening of their state-of-the-art Innovation Centre for Aquaculture, a pioneering R&D and testing unit located at Ålesund in Norway. The centre was formally opened by Norway's Vice Minister of the Ministry of Fisheries and Coastal Affairs, Kristine Gramstad, at an inauguration ceremony today.
09/18/2012 / Corporate News / Linde to be listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index
On 24 September 2012, Linde AG will be added to the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes (DJSI World) in acknowledgement of continued progress in its sustainability performance.
09/17/2012 / Press Releases / Linde produces new safety video series for customers and employees on handling gases
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., September 17  , 2012 -- Linde North America has created a new series of videos on the safe handling and use of several of its gases – oxygen, nitrogen, carbon dioxide and hydrogen. The videos are available in DVD for customers, for download from the Linde North America website and viewable on Linde’s YouTube channel.
09/14/2012 / Press Releases / Linde Canada launches line of Linde branded safety glasses
Mississauga, Canada, September 14, 2012 – Linde Canada Ltd  has introduced a line of Linde branded safety glasses to the Canadian industrial market. The new product offerings, in three distinct styles, are part of a private label program for its industrial products that Linde Canada started in 2008.
09/12/2012 / Trade News / Swindon to pioneer green hydrogen transport
Vehicles powered by green hydrogen will be a regular feature of the transport scene around Swindon over the coming years, with the expansion of BOC's Hydrogen Refuelling Station at the Honda of the UK Manufacturing site on the outskirts of the town.
09/12/2012 / Press Releases / Linde Expert Describes How Energized Solutions Can Increase Productivity for Oil and Gas industry
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., September 12, 2012 – Linde North America, a member of The Linde Group, a world-leading gases and engineering company, today announced that Linde technology specialist Robin Watts, the oil & gas technology manager for Linde’s Energy Solutions business in North America, will discuss fracturing applications using energized solutions at a meeting of the Amarillo Petroleum Section of the Society of Petroleum Engineers in Amarillo, Texas on September 18, 2012. 
09/05/2012 / Corporate News / Linde launches EUR 1 bn bond
Linde AG (A stable/A3 stable) has today successfully placed EUR 1 bn of senior notes with an 8-year maturity. The bond, with a coupon of 1.75 % issued under the EUR 10 bn EMTN programme, was priced at 35 basis points over MidSwaps.
08/31/2012 / Press Releases / Linde Launches On-Line Resource to Help Fleet Owners and Oil and Gas Operators Make the Switch to Economical and Environmentally Friendly LNG
Linde North America, today announced the launch of a website that provides resources to help customers make the switch to liquid natural gas.  LNG offers major advantages to large-scale industrial fuel users such as transportation fleets and oil and gas companies.
08/31/2012 / Press Releases / Linde Outlines End-to-End LNG Solutions at Natural Gas Utilization Conference
Linde North America will present “Creating an LNG Infrastructure” at the Natural Gas Utilization Conference, Sept 6-7, 2012 on the Penn State campus, State College, Pennsylvania. The conference addresses critical efforts underway to increase the use of natural gas and natural gas liquids being generated from shale plays. From Linde’s presentation, industries including transportation, oil and gas and marine will learn about the economic and environmental benefits of using liquefied natural gas (LNG) as an alternative fuel.
08/30/2012 / Press Releases / Environmentally-Friendly Gas Treatment Systems from Linde Efficiently Control pH, BOD, Organics and Odors in Wastewater
Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S., August 30, 2012 – Water and wastewater treatment plants can more efficiently control pH, biological oxygen demand (BOD), dissolved organics and odors with high-performance, environmentally-friendly gas injection systems from Linde North America, featured at WEFTEC 2012 in New Orleans, October 1-3.
08/29/2012 / Corporate News / Linde to build Vietnam's largest air separation unit
Technology company The Linde Group has been awarded a long-term contract to supply Vietnamese steel company POSCO SS-Vina (PSSV) with industrial gases.
08/28/2012 / Press Releases / Two Linde plants in Texas achieve 12 years with no lost time incidents
Murray Hill and New Providence, NJ, August 28, 2012-- Two Linde North America plants in Texas have achieved a significant safety milestone – 12 years of operation without a Linde lost time incident.  The HYCO plants, located in Clear Lake and LaPorte, Texas, produce hydrogen and carbon monoxide. The LaPorte plant also makes methanol.
08/22/2012 / Press Releases / Linde Canada introduces line of Linde branded welding jackets
Mississauga, Canada, August 22, 2012 – Linde Canada Ltd has introduced a custom designed innovative line of Linde branded welding jackets to the Canadian industrial market. The new product line is an extension to a private label program for its industrial products that Linde Canada Ltd started in 2008. 
08/16/2012 / Press Releases / Linde to break ground for new air separation plant in southern Arkansas
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., August 16, 2012 – Linde North America will break ground on August 22 for construction of a new air separation plant in Lewisville, Arkansas. The 470 ton-per-day plant will produce liquid nitrogen and oxygen to meet rapidly growing demand in Arkansas, Louisiana and Texas.
08/14/2012 / Corporate News / Linde completes acquisition of Lincare
The Linde Group announced today that it has successfully completed its previously announced acquisition of Lincare Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: LNCR). As a result of the transaction, Lincare has become a wholly owned indirect subsidiary of Linde.
08/07/2012 / Trade News / Dahua Group and Linde sign LOI for coal gasification project in Dalian
Linde's first investment of coal gasification industry in China is about to kick off
08/06/2012 / Corporate News / Marquard & Bahls' subsidiary Bomin and Linde to establish joint venture in liquefied natural gas for the marine market
Marquard & Bahls through its subsidiary Bomin, a leading provider of marine fuels, and technology company The Linde Group today announced that they will establish a joint venture company in order to build an infrastructure for liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the maritime sector in Europe.
08/01/2012 / Adhoc / Linde Selects DriveCam to Reduce Risk Throughout Fleet
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--DriveCam, Inc., a global Driver Risk Management company, announced today that Linde North America has made a 5-year commitment to deploy DriveCam’s Driver Risk Management solution in its entire fleet of 1,250 vehicles in U.S. and Canada. 
07/31/2012 / Press Releases / GAWDA to detail benefits of membership at Linde distributors buying association meeting
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., July 31, 2012 – Representatives of the GAWDA Membership Services Committee will be on the agenda at the LDA (Linde Distributor Association) meeting to explain the many benefits of becoming a GAWDA member. The meeting will be held at the Omni Hotel & Resort in Austin, Texas, October 22 - 23, 2012.
07/30/2012 / Press Releases / Linde Expert Shows How Energized Solutions Can Increase Productivity, Reduce Costs and Minimize Environmental Outcomes in Hydraulic Fracturing
Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J., July 30, 2012 – Linde North America, a member of The Linde Group, a world-leading gases and engineering company, today announced that Linde technology specialist Robin Watts, the oil & gas technology manager for Linde’s Energy Solutions business in North America, will present “Fracturing Applications for C02 and N2,” at the EUCI Engineering and Technology Developments in Hydraulic Fracturing conference on July 30, 2012.  This conference will explore engineering applications and technologies used to maximize hydrocarbon capture from unconventional plays. 
07/27/2012 / Corporate News / First half of 2012: Linde increases revenue and earnings
In the first six months of 2012, positive business trends have continued at the technology company, The Linde Group. Group revenue and Group operating profit both increased during the period. "We have seen a solid performance in the first half of 2012," said Professor Dr Wolfgang Reitzle, Chief Executive Officer of Linde AG.
07/26/2012 / Trade News / Linde improves freeze drying process for pharmaceuticals
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced the launch of, VERISEQ® Nucleation, an innovative cryogenic technology to control the formation of ice crystals during the lyophilisation - or freeze drying - process.
07/20/2012 / Press Releases / Linde partners with EQT Corporation for LNG solutions in the oil and gas industry
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey, U.S July 20,  2012 – Linde North America’s solution for using liquefied natural gas (LNG) to fuel engines and power generators is being tested in West Virginia by EQT Corporation, an energy company focused on natural gas production, transmission and distribution.
07/16/2012 / Corporate News / Linde to construct two major air separation units in India for Tata Steel
Technology company The Linde Group will be constructing two major air separation units at the Kalinganagar industrial complex in Odisha, India, for one of the world's largest steel manufacturers, Tata Steel Limited.
07/10/2012 / Press Releases / Linde Canada to display novel latent print development technology at forensic conference in Phoenix
Mississauga, Canada, July 10, 2012 – Linde North America will display its revolutionary latent fingerprint development system in booth #629 during the International Association for Identification (IAI), 97th Annual International Education Conference, July 22 – 28th at the Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona. 
07/04/2012 / Trade News / Linde Philippines signs long term contract with JG Summit Petrochemicals Corporation
Linde Philippines Inc., a member of The Linde Group, today announced that it had been awarded a contract by JG Summit Petrochemicals Corporation to install and operate nitrogen and hydrogen on-site plants to support JG Summit's petrochemical plant and the installation of the first naphtha cracker plant in the country.
07/03/2012 / Trade News / Linde signs contract for second linear alpha olefin plant with Alpha-SABLIN® process
Linde Engineering, a division of The Linde Group, is set to build a new Alpha-SABLIN® plant for the production of linear alpha olefins (LAO) in Nizhnekamsk, Russian Federation, which upon completion will be operated by Nizhnekamskneftekhim (NKNH), a leading Russian petrochemical producer.
06/25/2012 / Press Releases / Linde Oil and Gas Services Exhibits at Tight Oil Eagle Ford Congress 2012
Murray Hill, NJ (June 25, 2012) -- Linde Oil and Gas Services, a business unit of Linde North America, is exhibiting its energized solutions featuring carbon dioxide and nitrogen in fracturing at the second annual Tight Oil Eagle Ford Congress. The conference focuses on providing practical solutions for optimizing completions and production economics.
06/25/2012 / Press Releases / Linde Oil and Gas Services Exhibits at Tight Oil Eagle Ford Congress 2012
Murray Hill, NJ (June 25, 2012) -- Linde Oil and Gas Services, a business unit of Linde North America, is exhibiting its energized solutions featuring carbon dioxide and nitrogen in fracturing at the second annual Tight Oil Eagle Ford Congress. The conference focuses on providing practical solutions for optimizing completions and production economics. 
06/21/2012 / Corporate News / Linde receives engineering contract for ethylene plant from SIBUR in Russia
Technology company The Linde Group has received an engineering contract for the licensing and front end engineering design (FEED) of one of the world’s largest ethylene plants in Tobolsk, Western Siberia.
06/20/2012 / Press Releases / Linde distributor training leads to increased customer bottom line and safety
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., June 20, 2012 – With one session at the Linde North America Technical Center in Cleveland, Ohio, one welding distributor came away with enough information to help increase his customers’ bottom line and workplace safety. 
06/20/2012 / Press Releases / Linde to boost ultra-high purity bulk gases supply to Pacific NW semicon maker
Murray Hill, New Jersey, U.S., June 20, 2012 -- Linde North America is expanding its capacity to supply ultra-high purity (UHP) gases to one of the world’s largest semiconductor manufacturers located in the Pacific Northwest. 
06/18/2012 / Trade News / Linde helps Husqvarna reduce emissions across outdoor product range
Linde Gases, a division of the Linde Group today announced a new contract agreement with Swedish outdoor power products manufacturer, Husqvarna, for the supply of specialty gases and the installation of a central gas supply system to help test exhaust emissions at the company’s new research laboratory in Huskvarna, Sweden.
06/14/2012 / Press Releases / 2012-06-14 Linde experts to discuss hydrogen fueling successes at Fuel Cell Summit
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., June 14, 2012 -- Three Linde North America alternative fuels experts will be featured speakers at the one-day Washington Fuel Cell Summit: Advancing America’s Transportation and Power Generation and Infrastructure, to be held on June 19 in Washington, DC, at the Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill.
06/12/2012 / Press Releases / American Chemistry Council applauds Linde on Responsible Care® achievements
Murray Hill & New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., June 12, 2012 -- Linde North America has received a commendation by the American Chemistry Council (ACC) for its role in helping ACC meet industry-wide safety and product stewardship targets through its Responsible Care® Performance Award program. ACC recognized Linde at its 21st annual Responsible Care Conference, which highlights the industry’s world-class environmental, health, safety and security performance initiative.
06/11/2012 / Trade News / SK Hynix expands usage of Linde's on-site fluorine generation technology
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, the leading specialist gases supplier for the global electronics industry, announces today the signing of a significant long-term supply contract with SK Hynix Semiconductor, a world-leading manufacturer of DRAM and NAND flash memories, to deliver on-site fluorine (F2) to multiple mass production sites in Korea.
06/05/2012 / Press Releases / 2012-06-05 Linde to feature gases technology and specimen cryopreservation services at BIO International Convention
Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S., June 5, 2012 – Pharmaceutical manufacturers and biotech companies attending this year’s BIO International Convention are invited to visit the Linde North America booth to meet cryogenic gases experts who will be featuring technologies to help them meet production and environmental requirements, as well as introduce a complete line of specimen cryopreservation services.
05/31/2012 / Press Releases / Linde to present six papers at the World Hydrogen Energy Conference 2012
Linde will be demonstrating its extensive experience in hydrogen energy and fuel cell technology with the presentation of six papers at the World Hydrogen Energy Conference 2012 at the Toronto Centre Sheraton in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, June 3-7.
05/31/2012 / Press Releases / Linde to feature hydrogen fueling technologies for commercial fuel cell vehicles at hydrogen energy conference
– Linde North America will showcase its broad range of support for the entire value chain for hydrogen fueling, from production/distribution through retail fueling, at the World Hydrogen Energy Conference 2012 at the Toronto Centre Sheraton in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, June 3-7.
05/30/2012 / Corporate News / Linde launches EUR 500 mn bond
Linde Finance BV, guaranteed by Linde AG (A stable/A3 stable) has today successfully placed EUR 500 mn of senior notes in a 7 year maturity. The bond with a coupon of 1.75 %, issued under the EUR 10 bn EMTN program, was priced at 35 basis points over MidSwaps.
05/30/2012 / Press Releases / Linde Oregon plant receives grant from County to create jobs
Linde Electronics and Specialty Gases has received a $12,000 grant from Jackson County to help create six new jobs at the Linde plant in Medford, Oregon. The grant is part of the County’s Economic Action Initiative (EAI) program, and Linde’s application was recently approved by the Jackson County Commissioners.
05/22/2012 / Trade News / Linde expands TFT-LCD footprint in China with major gas contract for Samsung Electronics in Suzhou
Linde LienHwa (LLH), The Linde Group's joint venture with LienHwa MiTAC Group of Taiwan, a leader in electronics gas supply and solutions, today announced a significant long-term deal with Samsung Electronics to supply gases for its latest 8.5 generation TFT-LCD manufacturing plant in Suzhou Industrial Park (SIP), China.
05/21/2012 / Press Releases / Linde to highlight carbon potential control system at PowderMet 2012
Murray Hill, New Jersey, U.S., May 21, 2012 –A new carbon potential control system that significantly enhances the production process for sintered powder metal parts will be the centerpiece in the Linde North America exhibit booth at PowderMet 2012 at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee.
05/21/2012 / Press Releases / Linde meets US EPA’s demanding criteria for ozone monitoring
Linde Gases Division, a member of The Linde Group, has been awarded the US Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Photochemical Assessment Monitoring Stations (PAMS) contract for 2012. It is the 14th consecutive year that Linde will supply the US EPA’s ozone monitoring program. 
05/18/2012 / Press Releases / Linde paper: Using hydrogen or fuel gas with nitrogen in arc spray coating process significantly improves productivity and safety
By using nitrogen with small amounts of fuel gas as the process gas in arc spraying for anti-corrosion coating, productivity and the workplace environment are improved, according to a paper to be presented by two Linde engineers at the upcoming International Thermal Spray Conference and Exposition to be held at the Hilton Americas Hotel in Houston, Texas, May 21-24.
05/14/2012 / Trade News / Linde launches ground breaking cryogenic transportation system
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced the launch of FROSTCRUISE®, a highly innovative in-transit refrigeration system which will provide a more environmentally friendly, efficient and reliable cryogenic alternative to diesel-powered mechanical refrigeration.
05/10/2012 / Press Releases / Linde showcases LNG capabilities for transportation at ACT Expo 2012
Linde North America will showcase its comprehensive liquefied natural gas (LNG) production, supply management and fueling station solutions at ACT Expo 2012, the leading trade show in North America for alternative clean transportation. The industrial gases and engineering company also will pre-announce new technology, slated for availability in early 2013, for compact permanent LNG fueling stations. Visit Linde at Booth 129 at the Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, CA, May 15-17, 2012.
05/09/2012 / Trade News / Linde North America announces joint marketing agreement with American Power Group
Linde North America today announced its Energy Solutions business has formalized a joint marketing agreement with American Power Group (APG) to introduce and expand the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in oil and gas exploration and production (E&P). Linde and APG will work together to offer customers a comprehensive solution for the safe, economic and efficient use of LNG in retrofitted dual-fuel diesel engines.
05/09/2012 / Press Releases / Linde North America announces joint marketing agreement with American Power Group to accelerate growth of liquefied natural gas (LNG) use in the oil and gas industry
Linde North America today announced its Energy Solutions business has formalized a joint marketing agreement with American Power Group (APG) to introduce and expand the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in oil and gas exploration and production (E&P). Linde and APG will work together to offer customers a comprehensive solution for the safe, economic and efficient use of LNG in retrofitted dual-fuel diesel engines.
05/04/2012 / Corporate News / January to March 2012: Linde continues to achieve profitable growth
The technology company The Linde Group continued to see profitable growth in the first quarter of 2012, with increases in Group revenue and Group operating profit.
05/02/2012 / Trade News / Linde completes acquisition of Air Products' Continental-European homecare business following European Commission approval
Linde Healthcare, a global business unit of The Linde Group, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Air Products' Continental-European homecare business following approval by the European Commission. The transaction comprises homecare operations in Belgium, France, Germany, Portugal and Spain which serve over 250,000 patients and include around 850 employees. With this acquisition Linde Healthcare becomes one of the leading European homecare providers, representing combined pro-forma sales of around EUR 390 million in Europe.
04/30/2012 / Trade News / Linde to showcase technology to improve productivity and lower costs for steel processing
Linde North America will be highlighting several of its proven technologies to help steelmakers increase productivity and lower costs at the AISTech 2012 Conference to be held at The Georgia Congress Center, Atlanta, Georgia, May 7-10.
04/24/2012 / Trade News / Linde launches on-line resource for use of energized solutions in hydraulic fracturing and enhanced oil recovery
Linde North America, today announced the launch of a new website that makes it easy for oil and gas producers to obtain technical information on the use of energized solutions containing carbon dioxide (CO2) or nitrogen (N2) for hydraulic fracturing and enhanced oil recovery (EOR).
04/23/2012 / Corporate News / Linde refuels fuel-cell cars at HANNOVER MESSE trade show with TÜV-certified green hydrogen
The technology group The Linde Group has reached another milestone in its journey to produce hydrogen from sustainable sources.
04/19/2012 / Trade News / Linde North America to showcase technology that can capture CO2 from power plants, oil refineries and industrial processes
Linde North America will showcase its portfolio of carbon capture technology and experience at the 11th Annual Conference on Carbon Capture Utilization & Sequestration to be held at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, April 30 – May 3, 2012.
04/18/2012 / Corporate News / European Commission approves Linde's acquisition of Air Products' Continental-European homecare business
Today, the European Commission has granted its unconditional approval for Linde AG's acquisition of the Continental-European homecare business of the industrial gases company Air Products. Following this approval, Linde and Air Products expect the transaction to be closed by end of April 2012.
04/10/2012 / Trade News / Linde hydrogen station begins operating in Emeryville, California
Linde's newest hydrogen fueling station has officially begun operating at AC Transit's Emeryville, California, municipal bus operating division, fueling 12 fuel cell buses and up to 20 passenger cars a day.
04/02/2012 / Corporate News / Linde to construct on-site plants for Sadara's major chemical complex in Saudi Arabia
The technology group The Linde Group and Sadara Chemical Company (Sadara) recently signed a long-term contract that will see Linde supply Sadara with carbon monoxide (CO), hydrogen (H2) and ammonia (NH3) at a chemical complex now being built by Sadara in Jubail, Saudi Arabia, which will be the world’s largest chemical complex ever built in a single phase.
03/22/2012 / Trade News / Linde helps establish Kaistar's new LED plant with critical gas supply
Linde LienHwa (LLH) China, The Linde Group's joint venture with the LienHwa MiTAC Group of Taiwan, has further strengthened its commitment to LED manufacturing with the announcement of an exclusive gas supply agreement with Kaistar, a joint venture of Epistar Taiwan (leading global manufacturer of LED chips) and China Electronics Corporation (CEC), to deliver bulk gases and high purity ammonia (NH3) to Kaistar’s new production facility in Xiamen, China.
03/20/2012 / Press Releases / High-tech gases solve challenges for plastic foam and complex molded parts
New high-tech supply and control systems for cryogenic gases from Linde can help plastics manufacturers and designers address a variety of challenges – from small, intricate parts where water cooling is ineffective, to mold filling, all providing  production efficiencies
03/13/2012 / Corporate News / Linde to supply air gases to Chinese chemicals producer Dahua Group in Dalian
The technology group The Linde Group has been selected to supply air gases to chemicals producer Dahua Group on Songmu Island in Dalian, Northeast China. Linde will be investing around EUR 70 million in the project.
03/09/2012 / Corporate News / Linde achieves its best ever results and confirms its medium-term targets
The technology company The Linde Group once again saw profitable growth in the 2011 financial year, achieving its best ever figures for Group sales and Group operating profit.
03/08/2012 / Trade News / Linde Canada to showcase productivity benefits of welding equipment and gases at FABTECH Canada
Metal fabricators attending FABTECH Canada looking for ways to increase productivity without sacrificing product quality or safety in the workplace are invited to visit with Linde Canada welding experts who will be showcasing the company’s extensive line of welding gases and equipment and safety products at the show.
03/08/2012 / Press Releases / The Linde Group to host hospitality function at petroleum/petrochemical meeting
Attendees at this year’s American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) Annual Meeting in San Diego, California, will have an opportunity to spend time with experts with worldwide experience in the design, construction, and operation of hydrogen and synthesis gas plants. Several Linde organizations will be hosting a hospitality suite, providing meeting attendees a chance to relax and learn about The Linde Group’s range of offerings to the refining and petrochemical industry.
02/28/2012 / Press Releases / Linde to highlight Low-temperature Oxyfuel technologies that increase productivity/reduce emissions in aluminum production at the TMS 2012 in Orlando
The highly competitive aluminum industry is constantly looking for economic, environmentally sound ways of melting scrap to produce high quality aluminum. Linde, a leading supplier of industrial gases to the aluminum industry, has just what they are looking for: Low-temperature Oxygen-enhanced combustion processes that increase productivity and reduce emissions.
02/28/2012 / Trade News / Linde to highlight Low-temperature Oxyfuel technologies at the TMS 2012 in Orlando
The highly competitive aluminum industry is constantly looking for economic, environmentally sound ways of melting scrap to produce high quality aluminum. Linde, a leading supplier of industrial gases to the aluminum industry, has just what they are looking for: Low-temperature Oxygen-enhanced combustion processes that increase productivity and reduce emissions.
02/16/2012 / Trade News / Linde constructs turn-key geothermal power plant
Linde Engineering Dresden GmbH, a subsidiary of the Linde Group, is set to build a turn-key geothermal power plant for GEOenergie Kirchweidach GmbH at their Kirchweidach site in Germany.
02/15/2012 / Trade News / BOC and New Zealand Steel sign air gases supply contract
Leading New Zealand gases and engineering company BOC Ltd and New Zealand Steel today announced they had agreed a long term industrial gas supply contract that will be critical to New Zealand Steel’s ongoing iron and steel making operations at Glenbrook.
02/13/2012 / Trade News / Alternative energy in the port of Hamburg: Linde and the Hamburg Port Authority are banking on liquefied natural gas
The technology company The Linde Group and the Hamburg Port Authority (HPA) have agreed to advance the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) - an environmentally-friendly fuel - in the port of Hamburg.
02/09/2012 / Trade News / Linde Engineering Dresden purchases CHOREN's Carbo-V®-Technology
Linde Engineering Dresden GmbH has acquired the Carbo-V® Technology of the insolvent Choren Industries GmbH, Freiberg from the insolvency administrator Dr. Bruno M. Kübler.
02/07/2012 / Trade News / Linde Canada to showcase novel latent print development technology
Linde North America developes a revolutionary automated processing system for fingerprint identification. The new Linde technology is a flexible tool designed with both the forensic investigator and research scientist in mind.
02/07/2012 / Press Releases / Linde Canada to showcase novel latent print development technology at forensic conference in Atlanta, Georgia
Fingerprint identification, arguably the most common forensic evidence used worldwide, has just taken a significant leap forward with the introduction of a revolutionary automated processing system developed by Linde North America. This dry, non-contact technology uses a gaseous application process for developing latent fingerprints, eliminating hazardous carrier solvents used in traditional processing methods and the physical application of these materials by dipping, spraying, brushing and drying.
01/24/2012 / Trade News / Linde unveils revolutionary new gas cylinder GENIE®
In a major development for the compressed gases industry, Linde Gases today introduced GENIE® – a technologically advanced, ground breaking new range of gas cylinders which represents a significant departure from traditional steel cylinders.
01/19/2012 / Press Releases / Linde deepens LNG commitment with purchase of new truck fleet
Linde, already a global leader in the growing liquefied natural gas fueling market, is deepening its commitment to the fuel with the purchase of 20 LNG-fueled trucks
01/19/2012 / Press Releases / Linde’s infrastructure solutions are enabling broader use of natural gas fuels
Linde North America, a member of The Linde Group, today announced that Earl Lawson, Vice President, Energy Solutions for Linde North America, will deliver a keynote presentation at the 2012 Natural Gas Vehicle (NGV) Infrastructure Conference in Houston, Texas on January 24, 2012. Liquefied natural gas (LNG) and compressed natural gas (CNG) offer environmentally and economically superior alternatives, and their use is growing rapidly.
01/19/2012 / Press Releases / Linde challenges poultry processors to “Shake Up” production with new technology
Linde is challenging food processors to “shake up” production with a range of cryogenic freezing/chilling technology to boost yield and processing line throughput -- including the world’s first hygienic IQF tunnel freezer with (patented) rolling-wave action.
01/13/2012 / Press Releases / Linde Canada to demonstrate welding effectiveness of equipment and gases at Manitoba AG Days exhibition
Metal fabricators attending this year’s Manitoba AG Days exhibition in Brandon, MB, Canada, looking for increased quality and productivity, as well as improved safety, are invited to visit with Linde Canada welding experts who will be demonstrating the company’s extensive line of welding gases and equipment and safety products.
01/05/2012 / Trade News / Linde Canada introduces portable gas detectors for use in confined spaces in industrial operations
Linde Canada has introduced the G-TECTA™ line of portable gas detection instruments.
12/15/2011 / Trade News / Natürliches Gasgemisch steuert Reifeprozesse
Lösungen zur exakten Steuerung von Nachreifung und Austriebshemmung bei Obst und Gemüse zeigt Linde zur Fruit Logistica 2012.
12/14/2011 / Trade News / Linde to build new air separation plant in southern Arkansas
Linde in North America is moving closer to its customers in the southern U.S. by investing in a new air separation plant in Lewisville, Arkansas.
12/05/2011 / Trade News / Linde LienHwa recognised for Supplier Excellence by Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company
Linde LienHwa (LLH), The Linde Group's joint venture with LienHwa MiTAC Group of Taiwan, has been awarded the 'Supplier Excellence Award' by Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (tsmc), the largest semiconductor foundry in the world.
11/07/2011 / Press Releases / Linde Expert Presents How Energized Solutions Can Increase Productivity of Shale Gas Production While Requiring Less Water
Linde North America, a member of The Linde Group, a world-leading gases and engineering company, today announced that Linde technology specialist Robin Weir will demonstrate the value of using energized solutions for hydraulic fracturing in the extraction of hydrocarbons from unconventional reservoirs at the 2011 World Shale Gas Conference. Weir will show how energized solutions incorporating nitrogen or carbon dioxide can increase the overall productivity of wells while also reducing the water needed for the fracturing process.  Linde has decades of experience with the successful application of energized solutions in the production of hydrocarbons from unconventional sources such as shale.
10/25/2011 / Trade News / Linde Korea officially opens new USD 180 million plant in Giheung
Linde Korea, a member of The Linde Group, today held a ceremonial event to celebrate the completion of its second air separation plant in Giheung, which has a total investment value of USD 180 million (about KRW 206 billion / EUR 130 million).
10/24/2011 / Trade News / Linde to supply specialty gases for ultra pure silicon wafer production at Topsil
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced a new contract with Topsil, a leading Danish provider of silicon wafers for semiconductors.
10/19/2011 / Trade News / Linde introduces a new and innovative line of standard hydrogen generation plants
The Linde Engineering and Gases Divisions have developed a new line of hydrogen generators that combines proven steam methane reforming (SMR) technology and innovative design.
10/06/2011 / Trade News / Linde to construct nitrous oxide gas production plant in Asan, Chungcheongnam-Do
Linde Korea, a member of The Linde Group, announced that it will construct a new 5,200 tons per annum nitrous oxide gas production plant in the Asan Industrial Complex for Foreign Companies.
09/30/2011 / Corporate News / Supervisory Board of Linde AG appoints new Executive Board member
Supervisory Board of Linde AG has appointed Thomas Blades (55) as a new member of the Executive Board. Blades succeeds J. Kent Masters (51), who steps down today from the Linde AG Executive Board. Blades will assume his position by 1 April 2012 at the latest.
09/28/2011 / Trade News / Hydrochlor On Target for 2Q 2012 Start Up
Linde Gas North America LLC and Air Products (NYSE:APD) today announced that they are on track for a second quarter 2012 startup of the high-purity anhydrous hydrogen chloride (HCl) processing and packaging facility the companies are building together at The Dow Chemical Company’s Freeport, Texas site, as part of their Hydrochlor manufacturing production-only joint venture.
09/27/2011 / Trade News / BOC Pakistan Limited rebrands as Linde Pakistan Limited
An integration process that began five years ago to create a world leading gases and engineering company has reached a new milestone: BOC Pakistan Limited officially rebrands as Linde Pakistan Limited.
09/05/2011 / Trade News / Continued partnership between Linde and Schüco reduces plant emissions
Second site eliminates greenhouse gas as Linde builds Europe's largest on-site fluorine production facility.
08/17/2011 / Corporate News / Linde carbon capture project to receive major R&D grant by U.S. Department of Energy
The U.S. Department of Energy has selected technology group The Linde Group to receive USD 15 million for the advancement of carbon dioxide (CO2) capture technologies.
08/16/2011 / Trade News / Linde launches innovative oxygenation technology to improve on-land fish production
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced the launch of its new SOLVOX® OxyStream solution, a unique low-pressure oxygenation system to help significantly increase fish production volume, optimise fish meat quality and considerably improve operations from an environmental standpoint.
07/29/2011 / Corporate News / Linde to build two large air separation plants in China
The technology company The Linde Group has been commissioned to build and operate two large air separation plants to supply gases on site to the Chinese company Yantai Wanhua in Shandong (East China).
07/29/2011 / Corporate News / First six months of 2011: Linde again achieves double-digit growth in sales and earnings
The technology company The Linde Group continued to achieve profitable growth in the first half of 2011.
07/27/2011 / Trade News / Bechtel and Linde partner for new ethylene projects
Bechtel Corporation and Linde AG announced today they will work together to expand and build ethylene cracker plants in North America.
07/11/2011 / Corporate News / Linde awards first research grants at Linde Healthcare REALfund event
The technology group The Linde Group today announced the first beneficiaries of the REALfund initiative.
07/08/2011 / Trade News / Linde signs partnership agreement for a Floating Liquefied Natural Gas facility
The Linde Group's Engineering Division and project partner SBM Offshore have signed a partnership agreement with PTT FLNG Limited and PTTEP Australasia for the development of a Floating Liquefied Natural Gas (FLNG) facility in the Timor Sea off Northern Australia.
06/20/2011 / Trade News / Shell opens hydrogen service station with Linde technology in Germany
Shell Deutschland Oil GmbH opened their first demonstration hydrogen station in Germany today. It is located on the premises of Shell’s Sachsendamm service station in Berlin.
06/11/2011 / Trade News / Linde to build largest air separation plant in Indonesia to supply KRAKATAU POSCO’s new steelworks
PT. Linde Indonesia, a member of The Linde Group, announced that it had entered into a long term industrial gases supply scheme agreement with PT. KRAKATAU POSCO (PT.KP).
06/01/2011 / Corporate News / Linde and Daimler press ahead with development of infrastructure for fuel-cell vehicles
Over the coming three years, the two companies plan to construct an additional 20 hydrogen filling stations in Germany, thereby ensuring a supply of hydrogen produced purely from renewable resources for the steadily increasing number of fuel-cell vehicles on the roads.
05/25/2011 / Corporate News / Linde launches EUR 600mn bond
Linde Finance BV, guaranteed by Linde AG (A3 stable/A- stable) has today successfully placed EUR 600mn of senior notes in a 10 year maturity.
05/23/2011 / Trade News / PanGas officially opens new air separation plant in Basel/Muttenz
PanGas AG, a Swiss affiliated company of the Linde Group, has constructed a new air separation unit (ASU) at Muttenz in Basel, with a total capital expenditure of 68 million Swiss francs.
05/16/2011 / Trade News / Linde subsidiary BOC awarded elite accreditation as testing laboratory
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced that accreditation as a testing laboratory by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) was awarded to the company’s UK subsidiary, BOC.
05/12/2011 / Corporate News / Linde AG Supervisory Board extends CEO Reitzle’s contract
At its meeting today, the Linde AG Supervisory Board resolved to extend the contract of Professor Dr Wolfgang Reitzle (62), Chief Executive Officer of Linde AG, by two years until May 2014.
05/11/2011 / Corporate News / Joint Press Release from Sapphire Energy, Inc and Linde AG: Linde and Sapphire Energy announce deal to co-develop CO2 management system for algae fuel production
The technology group The Linde Group and Sapphire Energy, Inc., one of the world’s leaders in algae-based crude oil, today announced that they have entered into a multi-year agreement to co-develop a low-cost system to deliver carbon dioxide (CO2) to commercial-scale, open-pond, algae-to-fuel cultivation systems.
05/04/2011 / Trade News / Linde launches specialty gases regulators to meet increasingly tight food and pharmaceutical production standards
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced the launch of its new range of U.S. GRAS (Generally Recognised as Safe) and EU (European Union) approved food and pharmaceutical grade specialty gases regulators.
05/04/2011 / Corporate News / January to March 2011: Profitable growth continues for Linde
The technology company The Linde Group has made a good start to the new financial year, achieving significant increases in Group sales and Group operating profit in the first three months of 2011.
05/03/2011 / Trade News / Linde builds large hydrogen and synthesis gas plant in China
The technology company The Linde Group will build and operate a large hydrogen and synthesis gas plant in the Chongqing Chemical Park in Western China in a joint enterprise with Chongqing Chemical & Pharmaceutical Holding Company (CCPHC).
03/31/2011 / Trade News / MOX-Linde officially opens new RM200M plant in Pasir Gudang, Malaysia
MOX-Linde Gases Sdn Bhd, a member of The Linde Group, today officially opened its new RM200 million (EUR 47 million) air separation plant (ASU) in Pasir Gudang, Malaysia.
03/11/2011 / Trade News / Enabling technology for low-polluting electricity generation from coal: Successful pilot plant for CO2 capture to start long-term test
A separation efficiency of 90 percent, high purity and much lower energy input: These are the results of the research project for CO2 scrubbing, which RWE Power, BASF and Linde are conducting together.
03/10/2011 / Corporate News / Linde achieves record levels and is set for further growth
At its meeting yesterday, the Supervisory Board of Linde AG approved the financial statements of the holding company and the Group financial statements for the 2010 financial year.
02/22/2011 / Trade News / Linde hydrogen fuels Mercedes-Benz world tour
Linde North America will support the Mercedes-Benz F-CELL World Drive, commemorating the 125th anniversary of the invention of the automobile. The drive will make stops in 32 cities in North America between February 24 and March 18.
02/17/2011 / Trade News / Linde to build a new carbon dioxide plant in Cebu
Linde Philippines (South) Inc., a member of The Linde Group, announced it would invest PHP 219 million (EUR 3.8 million) to build a new 24 tons per day (tpd) carbon dioxide plant at its existing site at Balamban, Cebu, Philippines.
01/21/2011 / Trade News / Sasol and Linde conclude long-term agreement for engineering services
Sasol Technology (Pty) Ltd of South Africa has appointed the Engineering Division of The Linde Group as preferred Licensor’s Engineering Contractors for a major portion of the Sasol®, Fixed Bed Dry Bottom (FBDB™) Gasification Technology for an initial term of 10 years.
01/12/2011 / Trade News / Linde and Air Products form Anhydrous Hydrogen Chloride joint venture
Linde Gas North America and Air Products (NYSE:APD) today announced they have formed Hydrochlor, a 50-50 joint venture to supply high purity anhydrous hydrochloric acid (HCl) to the electronics and other industries.
01/04/2011 / Trade News / Linde to feature innovative new freezing technology at IPE
In these tough economic times, poultry processors, already saddled with higher costs for ingredients, are looking for increased value in their processing operations.
12/21/2010 / Trade News / One hundredth tanker successfully loaded with LNG
The world's northernmost natural gas liquefaction plant Hammerfest LNG on the island Melkøya, 800 km north of the Arctic Circle near Hammerfest in Norway, produces now with a performance of up to 104 percent...
12/01/2010 / Trade News / Linde LienHwa to launch China’s first ultra high-purity Ammonia plant for LED manufacturing
Linde LienHwa (LLH) today announced a further strengthening of its commitment to the needs of LED manufacturing with the establishment of an ultra high-purity Ammonia plant in Xiamen City, south-eastern China.
11/22/2010 / Trade News / Linde helium lifts Macy’s Parade balloons and people’s spirits on Thanksgiving
Linde North America and Macy’s will celebrate another anniversary of their unique partnership this November...
11/17/2010 / Trade News / BOC invests in new healthier, safer cylinder-cleaning solution
BOC has invested in a new gas-cylinder valve-cleaning solution that improves health and safety and reduces annual cleaning costs by as much as 60 percent.
11/16/2010 / Trade News / Linde and Waste Management receive California Governor’s award for sustainable facility
The world’s largest biofuel plant producing liquid natural gas from landfill gas has received a 2010 California Governor’s Environmental and Economic Leadership Award.
11/16/2010 / Trade News / BOC provides cryogenic storage across the UK
A new national storage facility for tissue samples and other items that have to be stored at very low temperatures has been set up by BOC, the UK’s largest medical and industrial gases supplier.
11/09/2010 / Trade News / Linde Healthcare launches new funding for healthcare innovation
The Linde Group’s global business unit Linde Healthcare today announced it has launched the Linde Healthcare REALfund in September.
11/08/2010 / Trade News / Pioneering MALCO project up for second R&D award
A pioneering Low-Stress No-Distortion (LSND) welding technology using cryogenic cooling technology from BOC has been shortlisted for another major technology award.
10/16/2010 / Trade News / The Linde Group acquires majority stake in Ceylon Oxygen Limited
Linde AG today announced an offer to acquire all the shares in privately-held Ceylon Oxygen Limited in Sri Lanka, and the acceptance of the offer by the major shareholder, Europium Limited (a member of the private equity group, Actis), in respect of 95.4 percent of the shares in Ceylon Oxygen.
10/05/2010 / Trade News / Haldor Topsøe and Linde supply technology for POSCO’s SNG plant in South Korea
The technology groupThe Linde Group and Haldor Topsøe, a market leading provider of integrated catalyst solutions, today announced they have been selected as technology suppliers for the syngas treatment and methanation unit of POSCO’s synthetic natural gas (SNG) plant.
10/04/2010 / Trade News / Linde awarded major contract to supply REBOX® HLL oxyfuel system to SSAB
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced its agreement with Swedish steel manufacturer, SSAB, for the installation of an extensive REBOX® HLL oxyfuel system at its steel mill in Borlänge, Sweden.
09/26/2010 / Trade News / BOC helps international racers get up and away
Providing the lift for the balloons in this year’s Gordon Bennett Coupe Aéronautique is hydrogen from BOC, the country’s largest producer of industrial gases.
09/22/2010 / Trade News / BOC celebrates results of £60 million investment programme
BOC’s new, state-of-the-art air separation unit (ASU) in Scunthorpe, UK, was formally opened today by local MP Nic Dakin and Dr Aldo Belloni, Member of the Executive Board of BOC’s parent, The Linde Group.
09/20/2010 / Trade News / Linde achieves Guinness World Record status for development of multi-component specialty gas mixture
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced it has developed a groundbreaking 110-component calibration gas mixture, which has been granted Guinness World Record status for the greatest number of separate chemical components in a single gas mixture.
09/03/2010 / Trade News / RWE, BASF and Linde: Breakthrough in capturing carbon from flue gas of coal-fired power plants
Since 2009 RWE, Linde and BASF have been testing a new technology for separating carbon dioxide (CO2) from flue gas in a pilot plant at RWE’s Niederaussem power station near Cologne.
08/26/2010 / Trade News / Linde Canada supplies liquid nitrogen to Liberty Tire for cryogrinding
Linde Canada and Liberty Tire and Rubber have signed a long-term agreement for Linde to supply liquid nitrogen for the cryogrinding process at Liberty’s Brenner, Ontario rubber plant.
08/11/2010 / Trade News / Linde starts up New York carbon dioxide plant
Linde North America has begun production at one of its newest plants, which makes carbon dioxide (CO2) from ethanol in Fulton, New York.
08/09/2010 / Trade News / Linde to showcase innovative food freezing technologies at Intercool
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced its participation at Intercool in Dusseldorf, Germany, where they will be showcasingtheirnew CRYOLINE® CW hygienic IQF tunnel...
08/05/2010 / Trade News / Linde commissions new high-purity carbon dioxide purification unit
The Electronics and Specialty Gases business of Linde North America recently commissioned a new carbon dioxide (CO2
08/05/2010 / Trade News / Linde to showcase latest melting and heating technologies at Aluminium 2010
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced its participation at Aluminium 2010 in Essen, Germany.In addition to their Low-temperature Oxyfuel combustion technology which...
08/04/2010 / Trade News / MOX-Linde announces RM60 million CO2 plant investment
MOX-Linde, a member of The Linde Group, today announced it will invest RM60million to install a carbon dioxide (CO2) plant in Terengganu, creating a new milestone for the CO2 industry in Malaysia and strengthening the company’s position as the leading high purity CO2 producer in Malaysia.
07/19/2010 / Trade News / Linde Canada introduces private label safety clothing
Linde Canada is introducing a line of Linde branded, high-visibility safety clothing....
07/12/2010 / Trade News / Linde to address sustainable PV manufacturing at Intersolar North America
As the Photovoltaic (PV) market primes for recovery and quick-paced growth, Linde Gases Division will be showcasing solutions for sustainable PV manufacturing at the Intersolar North America Exhibition and Conference (13 – 15 July at San Francisco's Moscone Center West Hall)....
06/21/2010 / Trade News / BOC helps to get cluster balloonist up, up and away
BOC balloon gas has helped to invent a new mode of transport and with it, a first for an English Channel crossing....
06/17/2010 / Trade News / Linde KCA receives licence to build fluidized-bed drying plants from RWE
RWE Power and Linde-KCA-Dresden GmbH, a subsidiary of The Linde Group, have signed a framework agreement on the use of technology developed by RWE Power for drying lignite....
06/07/2010 / Trade News / Linde hydrogen technology to fuel AC Transit buses
The air in California’s San Francisco Bay area is about to get cleaner as new fuel cell buses in the Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District (AC Transit) hit the road, powered in part by hydrogen from two refueling stations Linde North America is building....
06/06/2010 / Trade News / Linde presents Global Supplier Performance Awards 2009
The Linde Gases Division’s global electronics business provides reliable, consistent and competitive electronic material products to the global semiconductor and photovoltaic markets....
06/03/2010 / Trade News / Linde extends leadership in emerging markets
Extending its reach into the Chinese thin-film display market, Linde LienHwa (LLH), a subsidiary of the technology company The Linde Group, today announced the award of a new gas contract by BOE Display Technology Co., Ltd....
05/19/2010 / Trade News / Linde North America receives prestigious safety award
Linde North America was awarded Norfolk Southern Corporation’s Thoroughbred Chemical Safety Award for 2009....
05/18/2010 / Trade News / Linde North America re-qualified for ACC’s Responsible Care® certification
Linde North America headquarters in Murray Hill, New Jersey, has re-qualified for the Responsible Care® certification from the American Chemistry Council (ACC)....
05/17/2010 / Trade News / Making the most of Scotland’s infrastructure improvements
BOC’s state-of-the-art cylinder filling and distribution centre in Glasgow provided Scottish Cabinet Secretary John Swinney MSP with a concrete example of the benefits to Scotland of an integrated transport network....
05/12/2010 / Trade News / BOC appointed exclusive UK distributor for Anapen
BOC Healthcare has become the exclusive UK distributor for the Anapen auto-injector adrenaline (epinephrine) pen. Adrenaline is used to reverse anaphylactic shock....
05/12/2010 / Trade News / Linde Canada celebrates 35th anniversary of specialty gases plant in Edmonton
Linde Canada’s specialty gases plant in Edmonton, Alberta, celebrates its 35th anniversary this year....
05/12/2010 / Trade News / Linde launches innovative gas purging system for improvements in pipe welding
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced the launch of its ARCLINE® Cleanflow gas purging system which allows purge time of pipes to be reduced by up to 45 percent, significantly improving welding productivity....
05/10/2010 / Trade News / Linde awarded major supply contract from world’s largest helium source
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced it has been awarded a significant long-term contract to supply helium from the new Qatar Helium 2 Project, which is due to begin production in early 2013.[...]
05/10/2010 / Trade News / Linde to feature full line of gases at Lightfair International
Linde North America will feature its full range of gases for the lighting industry at the Lightfair International Conference and Exhibit to be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, 12-14 May....
05/05/2010 / Trade News / Linde helps gases customers with product classification and labelling changes
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, is taking the necessary steps to align itself to the forthcoming United Nations-developed international chemicals re-classification system –Globally Harmonised System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) – across its entire range of gases and chemicals....
05/04/2010 / Trade News / BOC launches new gas detection range
Safety & Health Expo is the first chance to see BOC’s new range of gas detection monitors BOC, a member of The Linde Group, has over a century’s experience in working with industrial, medical and special gases....
04/28/2010 / Trade News / Linde to feature hydrogen fueling technologies for fuel cell vehicles
Linde North America will showcase its next-generation hydrogen fueling technologies at the National Hydrogen Association (NHA) 21st annual conference, which will be held at the Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach California, from 3 to 5 May 2010....
04/26/2010 / Trade News / Linde enables electronics customers to lower their carbon footprint by 250,000 tons in 2010
Driving the industry to shift focus from Grid Parity to Green Parity and pushing for sustainable electronics manufacturing, Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced that it has enabled customers to reduce their carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by a quarter of a million tons in 2010 by switching to on-site generated fluorine (F2) from nitrogen trifluoride (NF3)....
04/20/2010 / Trade News / Pharma and biotech firms improve quality/productivity with Linde technology
Pharmaceutical manufacturers and biotech companies looking for a gases and technology partner to help them meet strict environmental standards while achieving quality and productivity improvements now have a BIO-partnered supplier that can design and deliver cost-effective solutions to address their most stringent operational needs....
04/14/2010 / Trade News / Be safe with BOC in cyberspace
With more and more customers choosing to view and buy online, BOC is encouraging businesses to register on its new safety products website and enjoy the benefits already available through its retail and telephone sales services – and more....
04/13/2010 / Trade News / BOC launches fuel-cell powered portable generator
The new fuel-cell powered electricity generator from BOC brings the benefits of hydrogen fuel to small-scale, energy-efficient technologies like lighting and cordless power tools, especially in locations where there is no access to grid-supplied electricity....
04/13/2010 / Trade News / Linde Canada introduces specialty gas cylinder
Linde Canada has introduced a specialty gas cylinder that protects ultra-sensitive instruments from damage due to positive gas pressure....
04/12/2010 / Corporate News / Linde continues global rollout of HiQ® specialty gases and equipment ranges
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced the continuation of the global roll-out of its HiQ® specialty gases and specialty equipment product ranges, with the introduction of the HiQ® brand into Australia and Canada....
03/30/2010 / Trade News / Investing in the future on Teesside
In recognition of the key role the company plays in the industrial economy of the region, BOC has been awarded a grant of over GBP 600,000 to modernise and upgrade its facilities at Middlesbrough....
03/29/2010 / Trade News / Linde’s Electronics and Specialty Gases completes integration of Spectra Gases
The integration of Spectra Gases into Linde North America is now complete and customers throughout the world will benefit from the synergy it has created....
03/29/2010 / Trade News / Pharma and biotech firms improve quality and productivity with Linde technology
Pharmaceutical manufacturers and biotech firms looking to make increasingly advanced, higher quality products now have a supplier who can design and deliver cost-effective solutions to address their most stringent operational and environmental needs....
03/25/2010 / Trade News / Applying science and engineering to the real world
Godalming College are the winners of this year’s BOC Inspiring Gases Challenge for their innovative engineering solutions to a real-life challenge....
03/22/2010 / Trade News / A$100m LNG gas supply contract for heavy transport and industry
BOC and QGC today announced a long-term gas supply agreement worth more than $100 million that puts the companies on track to extend a new transport fuel industry to Queensland and completes an interstate network of liquefied natural gas (LNG) refuelling stations for the trucking industry....
03/19/2010 / Trade News / Portable fuel-cell generator from BOC
The Hymera portable power generator from BOC is the first 150W hydrogen fuel-cell powered electricity generator on the market....
03/16/2010 / Trade News / China’s solar industry maintains positive growth momentum
The technology group The Linde Group and its subsidiary, Linde LienHwa (LLH), jointly announce today several long-term gas supply contracts with leading Chinese solar manufacturers....
03/11/2010 / Trade News / BOC Pakistan announces Rs. 2 billion (EUR 17 million) investment
The Board of Directors of BOC Pakistan Limited, a member of The Linde Group, on 11 March 2010 approved an investment of more than Rs. 2 billion (EUR 17 million) for the installation of a new state-of-the-art air separation plant and related supply chain equipment in Lahore....
03/11/2010 / Trade News / Linde consolidates U.S. Electronics and Specialty Gases
The Electronics and Specialty Gases business of Linde North America will consolidate its customer services operations in a state-of-the-art facility in Stewartsville, New Jersey, beginning 12 March 2010....
03/08/2010 / Trade News / Linde and Shanghai University to develop flexible display packaging solutions
The technology group, The Linde Group, and leading Chinese engineering university, Shanghai University, announce today their partnership to explore and develop new advanced packaging solutions for flexible displays to enhance product quality and cost efficiencies....
03/08/2010 / Trade News / Linde strengthens specialty gases capabilities in Africa
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced it is making a significant investment in expanding and upgrading its specialty gases production and supply plant in Johannesburg, South Africa....
03/03/2010 / Trade News / Linde opens world’s first helium production plant in southern hemisphere
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced the official opening of its helium production plant in Australia....
03/01/2010 / Trade News / BOC rewards environmental effort
A secondary school’s plans to build a wildlife pond and wildflower garden have won it a GBP 2,000 prize from industrial gases company BOC....
02/25/2010 / Trade News / Linde awarded certification for supply of calibration gases in China
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced it has been granted important GBW certification by the Chinese State Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision, approving Linde’s production of gas reference materials from its plant in Suzhou, Jiangsu province in eastern China....
02/23/2010 / Trade News / Linde signs AWESCO as new platinum distributor
Linde North America has signed AWESCO of Albany, New York, as a new distributor in its Platinum Partner Program....
02/22/2010 / Trade News / The right valve for your requirements - from stock
Comprehensive stocks from leading valve manufacturers and next day delivery to mainland UK and Ireland, combined with competitive pricing – that’s what Leengate Valves offers as standard!...
02/16/2010 / Trade News / Bosch Solar Energy and Linde bolster collaboration to establish a new ‘solar cluster’ in Germany
Linde Nippon Sanso (LNS), a company of The Linde Group, and Bosch Solar Energy, have announced an extension of their collaboration at Bosch’s new crystalline Si solar cell manufacturing site in Arnstadt, Germany....
02/16/2010 / Trade News / Linde technologies help pharma and specialty chemical makers reduce VOCs, improve quality and productivity
Fine and specialty chemical companies and pharmaceutical manufacturers looking for quality and productivity improvements while maintaining strict environmental controls and sustainability now have a supplier that can design and deliver cost-effective solutions to address their most stringent operational needs....
02/10/2010 / Trade News / Linde achieves growth, invests in innovation despite over-capacity in PV sector
Defying the impact of a depressed economy on market movements, the Linde Gases Division of The Linde Group closed 2009 with more than 6GWp (Gigawatt peak) of production capacity across its global photovoltaic (PV) customer base....
02/10/2010 / Trade News / Linde supports environmental research project into depletion of the ozone layer
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced an agreement to supply cryogenic gases – liquid helium and nitrogen – and other specialty gases, including helium, carbon monoxide and medical grade oxygen, to an international scientific consortium co-ordinated by the Jülich Research Centre, Germany....
02/08/2010 / Trade News / Linde launches new specialty gases equipment panel to enhance safety of environmental emissions monitoring
Linde Gases, a division of The Linde Group, today announced the introduction of a new range of welded panels as part of its REDLINE® gas supply equipment range....
02/08/2010 / Trade News / Linde REBOX® oxyfuel technology helps ArcelorMittal garner AIST award
Oxyfuel technology plus know how developed and deployed by Linde North America has helped ArcelorMittal win the Association for Iron & Steel Technology (AIST) 2009 Energy Achievement Award....
02/02/2010 / Trade News / Linde launches line of dopant gas sources for integrated circuit manufacturers
For semiconductor manufacturers looking for a sub-atmospheric dopant gas source that will deliver high performance at a lower cost, Linde North America has the answer: the Genii™ Sub-Atmospheric Gas Sources....
01/28/2010 / Trade News / BOC wins ambulance contract with latest technology
BOC Healthcare has won a contract to provide compressed medical gases to the ambulance service across Scotland....
01/22/2010 / Adhoc / Linde launches new CRYOWAVE™ hygienic IQF freezer to poultry processors
Poultry processors now have a new tool for boosting productivity, quality and yield in their freezing lines: a hygienic, cryogenic individual quick freezer (IQF) from Linde North America....
01/15/2010 / Trade News / Linde and BASF cooperate: Flue gas carbon dioxide capture
Linde-KCA-Dresden GmbH (LKCA), a Linde Group subsidiary, and BASF signed today a cooperation agreement to jointly market licenses and plants for the capture of carbon dioxide (CO2) from flue gases....
01/13/2010 / Trade News / Eco-Snow cleaning technology improves efficiency for U.S photomask manufacturer
Eco-Snow Systems is helping a major U.S. photomask manufacturer save money and improve the quality of its photomasks and reticles with a cleaning technology designed for the 28nm DRAM half-pitch technology node....
01/11/2010 / Trade News / Linde Israeli distributor receives Supplier of the Year Award from TowerJazz
Gastech, Ltd., a Linde North America distributor in Israel, has received a Supplier of the Year Award from TowerJazz, the global specialty foundry leader and manufacturer of integrated circuits for customers around the world...
01/11/2010 / Corporate News / Sponsored Level 1 ADR program in the US established
Today, Linde AG announces that a Sponsored Level 1 American Depositary Receipt (ADR) Program has been established in the United States....
12/22/2009 / Corporate News / Linde wins major engineering and gas supply contracts in Russia
Linde wins major engineering and gas supply contracts in Russia...
07/01/2009 / Corporate News / The Linde Group signs EUR 1.6 billion Forward Start Revolving Credit Facility, further strengthening its liquidity profile until 2013
The Linde Group announced today that it has signed a two-year euro-denominated forward start revolving credit facility in an amount of EUR 1.6 billion available from 2011 onwards....
06/17/2009 / Corporate News / Joint press release from OMV Aktiengesellschaft, Daimler AG, The Linde Group and the State of Baden-Württemberg: OMV opens Baden-Württemberg's first public hydrogen filling station for emission-free mobility of the future
On the site of the OMV service station at Stuttgart Airport, OMV in cooperation with Linde AG and Daimler AG is opening Baden-Württemberg's first publicly accessible hydrogen filling station on 17 June 2009....

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