Air Liquide completes purchase of AGA Austria from Linde

Author: Anna Jagger


LONDON (CNI)--French industrial and medical gases group Air Liquide said Thursday it has completed the acquisition of the Austrian AGA operations from Linde.

Alain Joly, Air Liquide's chairman, said the purchase gives the group a strong position in Austria and strengthens its development capabilities in central Europe.

The business has been renamed Air Liquide Austria GmbH.