Air Liquide Deutschland GmbH set up one of the largest units in Germany for the liquefaction of gases (nitrogen, oxygen and argon) in the Ulm region.   ; With this investment of nearly & euro; 60 million, the Air Liquide Group is reinforcing its supply network for industrial gases.   ; The Group also hopes to meet the needs of customers in Germany, particularly in automobile construction, mechanical construction, electrical engineering, food processing, as well as in technological development.
The start-up of the unit is scheduled for the end of 2009.
Air Liquide in Germany has around 2,000 employees and serves 300,000 customers. With a sales volume of & euro; 940 million (2006), Air Liquide is the second largest provider of industrial and medical gases in the country.