05 April 2007 18:00 [Source: ICIS news]
LONDON (ICIS news)--The Linde Group has acquired Turkish industrial gases firm Birlesic Oksijen Sanayi AS (BOS) for €92m ($123m), the company said on Thursday.
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The takeover of BOS is the second major transaction by Linde in
BOS, which employs a staff of around 180, generated sales of approximately €30m in the 2006 fiscal year.
The Linde Group, based in
Following its acquisition of Britain's BOC Group in 2006, the company has gases and engineering sales of about €12bn.
($1 = €0.75)
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