Oxygen & Argon Works Ltd. is the leading manufacturer and marketer of industrial gases in Israel. The company is wholly owned by the American Air Products Group, the world leader in the field of industrial gases.
The company produces high-quality oxygen, nitrogen, and argon via the cryogenic separation process for the electronics industry, health institutions and food factories. The company markets carbon dioxide to the food industry, hydrogen, acetylene, compressed air, gas mixtures and special gases, and imports liquid helium. The gases are marketed in a gas and liquid state.
In July 2020, OXAR, the parent company for STS/GT, was acquired by Air Products.
Deeply Rooted in Israeli Society
Oxygen & Argon Works is an Israeli company that has been an active part of the Israeli economy for more than 70 years. The company, which combines seniority and experience with innovative thinking and cutting-edge technology, constantly invests in improving its service and product quality as well as developing groundbreaking applications in all sectors of the economy.
Over the past decade, the company has invested in the construction of new air separation plants in Kiryat Gat, Migdal Ha'Emek and Caesarea, and new compression sites in Caesarea and the Sagi 2000 industrial area. These investments have significantly increased the company's production capacity. In turn, it has enabled the company to meet the growing demand for its products and ensure a continuous, reliable supply for Israel's critical needs, most notably the healthcare system and defense establishment.
Oxygen & Argon Works employs a team of engineers with the latest knowledge and most experience in this unique field in Israel. The company manufactures and markets most of the country's consumption of oxygen, nitrogen and argon.
Five Sites Nationwide
The company operates three air separation plants for the production of oxygen, nitrogen and argon in Caesarea, Migdal Ha'Emek and Kiryat Gat, as well as two gas compression plants in cylinders, batteries and mixer production in Caesarea and Sagi 2000 (near Migdal Ha'emek). The nationwide spread of these locations guarantees wide coverage, availability and fast delivery to each customer.
Israel's Leading Gas Supplier
Oxygen & Argon Works has been Israel's leading gas supplier for many years. The company serves hundreds of customers, including the country's leading companies in all sectors: high tech, food, metal, pharmaceuticals, electronics, chemistry, glass, rubber and plastics, recycling and more, as well as hospitals, universities and research laboratories. The company's products are located in government institutions and leading industrial enterprises, as well as small workshops and private homes.