Air Liquide, the French multinational company which supplies industrial gases and services to various industries, recently held an event to celebrate the 5th Anniversary of its engineering and construction manufacturing centre in Ras Al Khaimah’s Saqr Port and Free Zone complex. The facility provides a large manufacturing space, to design and produce equipment, including storage tanks, skids and modules. The centre has its own 450m long jetty in the port and is Air Liquide’s third biggest manufacturing centre after Vitry-sur-Seine in France and Hangzhou in China.
Scott Keddle, Manager of Saqr Free Zone, presented Air Liquide General Manager, Jean-Phillipe Celli with a ceremonial plaque during the event and commented, “We are delighted that a company of the size and stature of Air Liquide continues to recognize the unique value proposition of RAK Ports and is part of our thriving and expanding industrial and trade community in Ras Al Khaimah. The powerful combination of Ras Al Khaimah’s strategic location, Saqr Port and Free Zone’s logistics efficiencies and the connectivity offered by Saqr Port continues to be a powerful magnet for industrial clients.”