MAXIMA is a leading Israeli industrial gas company which operates two air separation plants and two CO2 purification plants. Maxima also produce Nitrous Oxide, Acetylene and markets a full range of gases and related services.

MAXIMA serves almost every business sector and among its many clients one finds both leading Israeli companies as well as the affiliates of many multinational companies.

In terms of safety and quality Maxima is continuously working on adopting more and better standards, and currently holds the following certificates: ISO9001, ISO14001, OHSAS18001, ISO13485, ISO27001 and BRC for food safety.

  • 1974 – founded on a government initiative.
  • 1983 – listed on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange.
  • 1996 – Praxair buys a majority stake under a shareholders agreement with DIC, a large Israeli holding group.
  • 1999 – a new air separation plant is commissioned near Beer Sheba.
  • 2008 – DIC buys out Praxair, becoming the controlling shareholder.
  • 2009 – a new CO2 recovery and purification plant is commissioned next to an ICL source.
  • 2010 – an additional air separation plant – the largest in Israel – is commissioned in Ashdod.
  • 2012 – a leading private group – Union Investments – buys out DIC.
  • 2015 – commissioning of a second CO2 purification plant.
  • Both Maxima’s ASUs are connected via pipeline to major customers.
  • A leader in CO2.
  • Large storage capacity (4,000 tons of air gases, 3,500 tons of CO2).
  • Exclusive agreements with international players.
  • Strong financials.
  • Turnover – NIS 193m
  • Employees – 200
  • Production Sites: – 4
  • Distribution Sites – 3

PO Box 4124
10 Haogen St., Northern Industrial Zone,
Ashdod 7714101

Telephone: +972.73.2188666
Fax: +972.73.2188766