March 25, 2017 3:01 PM ET

Chemicals

Company Overview of Messer Group Gmbh

Company Overview

Messer Group GmbH manufactures and supplies industrial gases in Western Europe, Central Europe, South-Eastern Europe, China, Vietnam, and Peru. It offers oxygen, nitrogen, argon, carbon dioxide, helium, hydrogen, acetylene, shielding gases for welding, cutting gases, medical gases, and specialty gases, as well as various mixed gases. The company also provides automatic dry ice production machines, CO2 production plants and recovery systems, dry ice blasting equipment, CO2 storage tanks, CO2 cylinder filling plants, CO2 vaporizers, and other CO2 accessories; and supply systems and equipment, including cylinder pressure regulators, expansion stations, withdrawal points, shut-off and metering v...

Messer-Platz 1

Bad Soden/Taunus,  65812

Germany

Founded in 1898

4,961 Employees

Phone:

49 6196 7760 0

Fax:

49 6196 7760 442

Key Executives for Messer Group Gmbh

Owner, Chief Executive Officer, Member of Management Board and Executive Director
Age: 61
Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Management Board
Executive Vice President of Engineering & Production and Member of Management Board
Senior Vice President of Application Technology
Senior Vice President
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Messer Group Gmbh Key Developments

Messer Appoints Heike Niehues as Member of Supervisory Board

Messer has appointed Heike Niehues as a member of the supervisory board of the company. The appointment will be effective from April 1. Currently, Niehues serves at Robert Bosch GmbH as its senior vice-president workshop concepts/commercial director of global workshop concepts of automotive aftermarket unit.

Messer Opens its CO2 Plant Worldwide in Nanjing, China

Messer opening at its new CO2 recovery plant in Nanjing, China. The new plant, which has a 150,000 ton-per-year capacity, has become Messer's CO2 recovery plant worldwide. Nanjing Messer represents the third CO2 recovery plant of Messer in China after it successfully put two plants on stream respectively in 2014 in Yunnan and in 2015 in Sichuan. With a total capacity of 300,000 ton-per-year, Messer has ranked among the CO2 suppliers in China. The new plant is designed with the most sophisticated technology for both quality and energy efficiency. The CO2 product is available in the state of gas, liquid or dry ice for supply to a variety of expanding markets in east China area, including food, beverage, chemicals, agriculture and manufacturing.

Messer Starts Up an Electronic Specialty Gases Plant in Suzhou of Jiangsu Province

Messer announced it has recently started up an electronic specialty gases plant in Suzhou of Jiangsu Province. The new plant, which represents a significant investment of approximately $36 million, will become Messer's production and logistics center in China to serve the electronics industries including flat panel display, semiconductor, LED and photovoltaic sectors. The new specialty gases plant is equipped with production and purification systems as well as an additional filling station. The facility has an annual production capacity of 600 tones of nitrous oxide with a purity of 99.9995% along with other high-purity gases for electronic applications, such as silane (SiH4), ammonia (NH3) and hydrogen, as well as various gas mixtures. Messer had already set up an own specialty gases plant in Wujiang, near Suzhou, back in 1998. The new facility is an important milestone and strengthens Messer's position as a leading specialty gases supplier in the Chinese market. Above all, however, the investment will allow the company to meet increased customer demand.

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