The Shanghai Research & Technology Center (SRTC) provides technical and innovative support to Air Liquide’s businesses and bring to market innovative solutions adapted to the usages of Chinese customers and consumers.
The scientific experts of Air Liquide are working in several different areas of research, such as energy efficiency, technologies designed to reduce industrial emissions of CO2, water treatment, and processes for preserving and freezing food.
Air Liquide R&D centers, hosting a wide range of competencies, support the Group in achieving the highest level of excellence in the technologies it provides to its customers. In China, the development of innovative solutions is mainly supported by 7 Global Labs:
Design & Manufacturing
Fine Chemicals Synthesis & Surface Science
The Shanghai Research & Technology Center (SRTC) is located in the industrial park of Xinzhuang, in the Minhang district of Shanghai, China. This new center will ultimately house 250 highly skilled employees – who include researchers, experts in customer applications, and business development teams – to contribute to the acceleration of the Group’s innovation in Asia-Pacific. The center was inaugurated on February 25, 2016.
The SRTC covers 12,000 square meters of laboratories, offices, showroom and pilot demonstration platforms. The building is designed in compliance with LEED certification (Leadership in Energy and Environment Design), a global standard in sustainable building that factors in efficient water management, good use of energy, and the reduction of emissions.
Shanghai Research & Technology Center
NO.1820, GuangHua Road
XinZhuang Industrial Park