Air Liquide’s operations in the Bulgarian market date back to 1999, with one single plant and about 40 employees. Today Air Liquide Bulgaria operates 3 modern production plants, more than 80 employees in 4 locations and serves to over 800 customers, offering industrial gases and related services to customers in a range of industries, including welding and cutting, craftsmen, metallurgy and glass production, food and beverage, electronics and many more.
The world leader in gases, technologies and services for Industry and Health, Air Liquide is present in 80 countries with approximately 65,000 employees and serves more than 3 million customers and patients.
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Oxygen, nitrogen and hydrogen are essential small molecules for life, matter and energy. They embody Air Liquide’s scientific territory and have been at the core of the company’s activities since its creation in 1902.
Air Liquide’s ambition is to lead its industry, deliver long term performance and contribute to sustainability. The company’s customer-centric transformation strategy aims at profitable growth over the long term. It relies on operational excellence, selective investments, open innovation and a network organization implemented by the Group worldwide. Through the commitment and inventiveness of its people, Air Liquide leverages energy and environment transition, changes in healthcare and digitization, and delivers greater value to all its stakeholders.
Air Liquide’s revenue amounted to € 18.1 billion in 2016 and its solutions that protect life and the environment represented more than 40% of sales. Air Liquide is listed on the Euronext Paris stock exchange (compartment A) and belongs to the CAC 40, Euro STOXX 50 and FTSE4Good indexes.
Creative Oxygen is the signature we use in every country in which we are present. The word creative conveys the permanent capacity for invention on the part of Air Liquide’s employees, while the word oxygen is a reminder of Air Liquide’s history. Oxygen is the source of the Group’s development and is a vital resource for industry and health. More than just a molecule, oxygen is a source of inspiration for our employees, who are working to create new applications, for existing markets and those of tomorrow.
The health, safety, environment and security of our customers, employees, business partners and surrounding communities are critical to the success of all project stakeholders. We have the simple objective to achieve zero accidents.
To pursue this goal, we strive to:
At Air Liquide Bulgaria, we believe in the power of each of us to change the world. We listen to our communities and strive not just to be a good neighbor, but a global corporate citizen. We support various programs that are helping us build better, stronger, more sustainable communities in the places where we do business.
Recently Air Liquide Foundation has sponsorship a bulgarian foundation for Social Change and inclusion, also people at the office are doing self fund for this foundation by buying chrismass soapes handmaded by the kids in the foundation