Linde Portugal, founded in 1946 as Sogás, was incorporated into the Gases Division of the Linde Group in 1987.
In the 2017 financial year, The Linde Group generated revenue of EUR 17.113 bn, making it one of the leading gases and engineering companies in the world, with approximately 58,000 employees working in more than 100 countries worldwide.
Currently our Industrial Gases division supplies gases to more than 8,000 customers, and boasts a modern production centre in Alenquer, as well as industrial plants in Maia (Oporto) and Sines. Linde operates these three production sites in Portugal, the main production centre being located in Alenquer, where the latest Air Gas Separation Unit in Portugal has been established since April 2000 as well as a production plant for acetylene and hydrogen, and a filling plant for Industrial Gases, Specialty Gases and Mixtures. Extremely high quality standards, as well as an extensive distribution network, ensure maximum security of supply anywhere in the country.
Linde Healthcare, Medical division of Linde, is dedicated to provide services and therapies based in pharmaceutical and medical gases. Services that enhance the performance of health professionals in their daily lives by helping them to provide the perfect care in hospitals, clinics, intermediate care, emergency room and at patients home.
Our aim at Linde Healthcare is the continuous support to health professionals and patients to achieve the highest standards at home and in the hospital.
130-year Linde experience, high-tech gas solutions, full range of gases and gas equipment for all industries, professional services, technical knowledge and support are reasons, why the more than 1.5 million customers choose company Linde worldwide.