Messer to build new Carbon Dioxide plant in Keyes, California
Investment supports U.S. expansion strategy, meets growing demand from food, beverage & electronics manufacturers
Messer and CVC finalise acquisition of parts of Linde’s and Praxair’s American business
Industrial gases specialist Messer did acquire the majority of Linde AG’s gases business in North America and certain Linde and Praxair business activities in South America with effect from 1 March 2019 in a joint venture – called Messer Industries GmbH – with CVC Capital Partners Fund VII (“CVC”). Messer Industries is investing a total of around 3.6 billion US dollars (3.2 billion euros). Messer is contributing the majority of its Western European companies to the joint venture.