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Description of economic activities

Installation of industrial machinery and equipment (NACE2 3320)

This company produces industrial and medical gases, develops plants for gas production. It is a world leader among industrial gas and engineering companies. It combines the local presence of Linde and BOC to form a strong global network. The has a registered business address in Munchen, Germany. It was founded by Carl von Linde in 1879.It is an international technology group active in two business segments: Gases and Engineering. The Gases department offers a wide range of compressed and liquefied gases as well as chemicals. Its gases are used in steel production, refining, chemical processing, environmental protection and welding, as well as in food processing, glass production and electronics. The Engineering department focuses on olefin plants, natural gas plants and air separation plants, as well as hydrogen and synthesis gas plants. The Linde Group is also active in logistics and supply chain solutions, vacuum and specialist equipment for the microelectronics industry, and welding products.The company also comprises six divisions: Linde Gas, Linde Engineering, BOC Gases, BOC Edwards, Gist, and Afrox. Linde Gas is one of the leading suppliers of industrial gases in the world. It is also focusing on expanding its fast-growing business with medical and therapeutic gases. Moreover, Linde Gas is a world leader in the development of the environmentally-friendly hydrogen technology. Linde Engineering is focused on promising market segments such as hydrogen, oxygen and olefin plants and natural gas processing plants. BOC Gases is a global industrial gases provider. BOC supplies compressed and bulk gases, chemicals and equipment. BOC Edwards provides gases, vacuum and specialist equipment for the global microelectronics industry and is world-renowned for its vacuum pumps. Gist is a leading provider of logistics and supply chain solutions. South Africa-based African Oxygen Ltd (Afrox) is a leading provider of gases and welding products.The company is also engaged in manufacture of industrial trucks, including forklift trucks, electric trucks and warehouse equipment, under the Linde, STILL and OM Pimespo brands. It also produces industrial trucks through its joint venture with Komatsu Forklift Co. Ltd.The company has a strong presence in the regions of Eastern Europe, South America, and Southeast Asia and China.Its strategy, which is geared towards earnings-based growth, focuses on the expansion of its international business with forward-looking products and services.

  • Germany (DE)
  • Company type: Corporate
  • Parent company: N/A
  • Chief Executive Officer (CEO): Mr Franz Fehrenbach
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  • RepRisk Indicator (last month):  15

Social dialog

  • Transnational Corporate Agreement (TCA): N/A
  • Global Framework Agreement (GFA): N/A
  • Societas Europaea (SE): N/A
  • Bangladesh Accord: N/A

European Works Councils

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Standards and certifications

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  • CDP (Carbon Disclosure Project): N/A
  • Modern Slavery Statement: N/A
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  • SA8000 Social Accountability: N/A
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  • Social Development Goals (SDGs): N/A

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  • Global Reporting Initiative GRI G4: N/A

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  • Policy to protect the right to health and safety in the workplaces where the company operates: N/A
  • Policy to protect the right to health and safety in the workplaces in the supply chain: N/A
  • Diversity policy: N/A

Universal declarations

Declarations and treaties recognised by the country where the company has its registered office

  • Universal Declaration of Human Rights: N/A
  • European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR): N/A
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of CDFL Workers (Strasbourg Charter 1989): N/A
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union EU CFR (Nice Charter 2000): N/A
  • Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union TFEU: N/A
  • Registered office in an OECD country: N/A
  • ILO C029 - Forced Labour Convention, 1930 (No. 29): N/A
  • ILO C087 - Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organise Convention, 1948 (No. 87): N/A
  • ILO C098 - Right to Organise and Collective Bargaining Convention, 1949 (No. 98): N/A
  • ILO C100 - Equal Remuneration Convention, 1951 (No. 100): N/A
  • ILO C105 - Abolition of Forced Labour Convention, 1957 (No. 105): N/A
  • ILO C111 - Discrimination (Employment and Occupation) Convention, 1958 (No. 111): N/A
  • ILO C138 - Minimum Age Convention, 1973 (No. 138): N/A
  • ILO C182 - Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention, 1999 (No. 182): N/A

Directives applied in the company offices in EU 27

  • D. 80/987/EEC: N/A
  • D. 89/391/EEC: N/A
  • D. 98/59/EC: N/A
  • D. 2000/43/EC: N/A
  • D. 2000/78/EC: N/A
  • D. 2001/23/EC: N/A
  • Council D. 2001/86/EC: N/A
  • D. 2002/14/EC: N/A
  • D. 2002/73/EC: N/A
  • Council D. 2003/72/EC: N/A
  • EP and Council D. 2005/56/EC: N/A
  • D. 2009/38/EC: N/A
  • D. 2004/25/EC: N/A
  • D. 2011/35/EU: N/A

Presence in main rankings

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  • The Worlds Best Multinational Workplaces: N/A
  • The Gartner Supply Chain Top 25: N/A
  • The Worlds Most Innovative Companies: N/A
  • The Diversity Inc Top 50 Companies: N/A
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  • Green Ranking Global Top 500: N/A
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Latest news about linde aktiengesellschaft

29 November 2021 - 07:04

Singapore LNG teams up with Linde Gas to study CO2 liquefaction facility | Reuters

Singapore LNG Corp (SLNG) and Linde Gas Singapore said on Monday they have agreed to explore the feasibility and development of a carbon dioxide liquefaction and storage facility.