PRAXAIR INC

United States of America (US)

OpenCorporation rating: 9.46 on 100

Ranking 2018: 1719 on 2309 companies


Primary NACE classification:
Manufacture of industrial gases (2011)

Company description

This company, based in the United States, operates as a global leader and a technology pioneer in the industrial gases industry. It supplies atmospheric, process and specialty gases, high-performance coatings, and related services and technologies to a wide variety of customers. The company was established in 1907 as the first company in North America to commercialize cryogenically separated oxygen. Its headquarters is located in Danbury, Connecticut. The company produces and distributes atmospheric gases such as oxygen, nitrogen, argon and rare gases including krypton, neon or xenon, as well as process and specialty gases like carbon dioxide, helium, hydrogen, semiconductor process gases, and acetylene. It also designs and constructs equipment that produces industrial gases. It offers cryogenic and non-cryogenic cylinder storage, bulk and micro bulk delivery systems, pipeline networks, air separation plants and purification systems as well as gas plant equipment. It also supplies surface coatings including wear-resistant and high-temperature corrosion-resistant metallic and ceramic coatings, and powders. In addition, it provides cryogenic equipment repair and refurbishing, pipeline cleaning and mobile nitrogen pumping, surface enhancing materials and services, and superconducting magnet services. The company's vision is to be the best performing industrial gases company in the world as determined by its customers, employees, shareholders, suppliers and the communities in which it operates. It operates in Asia, Europe, North and Central America and South America. The company is dedicated to meet customers' expectations, deliver safe and environmentally acceptable products, operate facilities that ensure safety, and remain committed to continuous quality improvement. The company has industrial gas production facilities in Tonawanda, New York, Burr Ridge, Illinois, and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is a certified ISO 9002 for Quality Management System. The company's customers include aerospace, food and beverages, healthcare, semiconductors, chemicals, refining, ore and gas production, pharmaceutical, primary metals and metal fabrication, textile, utilities and waste treatment industries. It provides gaseous or liquid gases purchased in cylinders, delivered in bulk, prepared on site and carried through a pipeline.

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