14 August 2013

Linde North America Opens New Offices in Houston

Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S. – 14 August 2013 – The gases and engineering group, Linde, has moved into new offices in Houston to house several of its groups. The new 12,000 square-foot office houses sales, business development, and construction activities for Linde Engineering North America Inc. and Linde Gas. 

With the recently announced $200 million investment to build a large, state-of-the art air separation unit (ASU), a new gasification train and supporting equipment and facilities in La Porte, Texas, the new offices provide space to support activities surrounding the project. The offices also allow expansion of engineering and construction activities to support other projects managed by Linde Engineering North America Inc.

Establishing a multi-discipline office in Houston enhances our presence in the Houston Ship Channel area which is a rapidly growing market for our products and services,” said Pat Murphy, president of Linde North America. 

Bruce Hensinger, CEO and President of Linde Engineering North America Inc, said “Linde Engineering North America has supplied technologies to the refining and petrochemical industries in the Gulf region for many years. This expansion affirms our commitment to our current and prospective customers in the region.”

Linde North America is a member of The Linde Group, a world-leading gases and engineering company with around 62,000 employees in more than 100 countries worldwide. In the 2012 financial year, Linde generated revenue of EUR 15.280 bn (USD 19.9 bn). 

Source: Linde