Who we are
We are one of the leading companies in the industrial and medical gases business in Europe, part of the Nippon Sanso Holdings Corporation. Together, we are "The Gas Professionals".
Nippon Sanso Corporation is established as Nippon Sanso L.t.d.
Toyo Sanso was established as Taiyo Sanso Co., Ltd: completed first production facility and commenced sales in 1947
Acquired Matheson Gas Products, lnc., of the United States
Acquired industrial gases manufacturer Tri-Gas, lnc., in the United States (merged with Matheson in 1999 to create Matheson Tri-Gas, lnc.)
Merger agreement signed by Taiyo Sanso and Toyo Sanso : in 1995 commenced operations under the Taiyo Toyo Sanso name
Established industrial gases manufacturing and marketing company Shanghai Nippon Sanso Gas Co., Ud. (currently Shanghai Taiyo Nippon Sanso Gas Co., Ud.), in China.
Taiyo Toyo Sanso and Nippon Sanso formed Taiyo Nippon Sanso (TNS)
Nippon Gases Europe became part of the TNSC
The Nippon Sanso Holding Corporation was launched to start the transition to a global holding company structure.
Slide to learn about Nippon Gases over time
Our vision is a commitment to our employees, customers, patients, society and environment. And no doubt it is a compelling commitment that requires the contribution of each employee.
President of Nippon Gases Europe
Safety, priority number one in our company, is constantly improving due to the search for risk factors and behaviors, and the observance of our safety principles by all our employees.