Gases Industriales de Cuba

About Us

The Gases Industriales Company produces, distributes and markets industrial and medicinal gases for the national market. It offers various services and equipment associated with its products to meet the needs of its customers, supported by highly qualified personnel, advanced technology facilities and a modern fleet of specialized transport and general cargo.

About Us

The Gases Industriales Company produces, distributes and markets industrial and medicinal gases for the national market. It offers various services and equipment associated with its products to meet the needs of its customers, supported by highly qualified personnel, advanced technology facilities and a modern fleet of specialized transport and general cargo.

Why choose us?

Backed by more than 80 years of experience, it is the leading company in the industrial gases sector in Cuba. His incessant work has contributed to the development of medical, nutritional, investigative and economic processes. In addition, it has multiplied and modernized the production capacities and services of the gas industry in the national territory.

Gases Industriales belongs to the Business Group of Chemical Industries and the Ministry of Industries. It has a central office, a commercial office in the Mariel Special Development Zone, 15 base business units, 11 plants, 16 workshops and 15 gasification plants distributed throughout the country.

Mission

To produce and commercialize industrial and medicinal gases and their derivatives for the domestic market in order to optimize the style of patient care in the health system and promote the country’s economic development.

Vision

To multiply, modernize and innovate the productive
capacity and services of the gas industry for the national and international market, committed to the protection of the environment.

Corporate Premises

Satisfy the nation’s gas demands, achieve cost and quality competitiveness, develop new services, take advantage of the innovative capacity of workers and the opportunity in supply, efficiently manage occupational and environmental health and safety of all processes , establish an effective communication system and propose constant customer satisfaction.

Strategic Purpose

“To achieve industrial gases ahead of the country’s development”, its productive capacity must be ahead of the needs of the national economy and its development program.

Values

  • Responsibility
  • Professionalism
  • Competitiveness
  • Innovation
  • Teamwork
  • Customer orientation

Corporate Premises

Satisfy the nation’s gas demands, achieve cost and quality competitiveness, develop new services, take advantage of the innovative capacity of workers and the opportunity in supply, efficiently manage occupational and environmental health and safety of all processes , establish an effective communication system and propose constant customer satisfaction.

Strategic Purpose

“To achieve industrial gases ahead of the country’s development”, its productive capacity must be ahead of the needs of the national economy and its development program.

Values

Responsibility
Professionalism
Competitiveness
Innovation
Teamwork
Customer orientation

New Office in the Mariel Special Development Zone

The Industrial Gases office offers you a first-class service, with quality products , destined for the domestic and export markets, benefiting from a regulatory framework, its incentives and a friendly business environment .

We are located in office No. 3 B, of the Pelícano Business Center, Mariel Special Development Zone, Mariel municipality, Artemisa province.

Main services offered by our Commercial Office

  • Marketing and distribution of industrial and medicinal gases, their mixtures, cryogenic liquids and ecological paints.
  • Assembly, marketing and maintenance. Repair of valve accessories and changes of these. Cylinder leasing, hydrostatic test of gas cylinders, cylinder painting and sale of accessories (nuts, sleeves) for oxyfuel equipment.
  • Study of the location, placement, inspection, recharging, marketing, maintenance and repair of fire extinguishers.
  • Commercialization and distribution of dry ice and light chemicals.
  • Assembly, start-up, repair and maintenance of tanks and cisterns.
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Our history

Before 1959, there

Were four gas production and distribution companies in Cuba. The existing facilities were limited to small North American plants located in Havana, Santiago de Cuba and Camagüey.

Before 1959, there

Starting in 1959

With the Triumph of the Cuban Revolution, a process began to increase productive capacities in the gas industry, through the acquisition of plants with different technologies and the expansion of existing ones.

Starting in 1959

1967

Argon and calcium carbide are produced for the first time in Cuba. 

1967

Before 1976

The gas production plants were organized in factories belonging to the Consolidated Chemical Company of the Ministry of Industries.

Before 1976

1983

The Industrial Gas Company is created with the category of a national company.

1983

2001

Starts the implementation of the Business Improvement System to adjust the production and service spheres.

2001

2001

Base Business Units are created – Cryogases , Control and Operations, Servitrans , Purchase and Logistics, Gases Pinar del Río, Gases Artemisa, Gases Habana, Gases Matanzas, Gases Cienfuegos, Gases Villa Clara, Gases Sancti Spíritus, Gases Camagüey, Gases Holguín , Gases Santiago de Cuba.

2001

2001

The Isla de la Juventud, Ciego de Ávila, Las Tunas, Granma, Manzanillo, Moa and Guantánamo workshops are founded.

2001

2019

Creation of the UEB Medicinal Gases

2019

2020

The Empresa de Gases Industriales is a state organization integrated to the Business Group of Chemical Industries (GEIQ) and the Ministry of Industries (MINDUS). 

2020

Certifications and Achievements

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