Yateem Oxygen set up the first CO₂ Plant in Manama to supply carbon dioxide to Bahrain and KSA and moved its plant to Sehla site four years later.
First ASU in Bahrain
New ASU Plant commissioned in Yateem Oxygen’s Sitra site
Acetylene Gas Production and special gases filling and storage facility is commissioned in Sitra
U.S. Department of Transportation PHMSA-approved cylinder test shop is commissioned in Sehla and later secured the U.S. DOT re-qualifier certificate for the Acetylene Plant in Sitra.
Yateem family and Bapco sign an Agreement for the Carbon Dioxide Waste Off Gas Recovery Project and the Yateem’s establish Middle-East Carbon Dioxide (MECD) a year later for the operation of the plant.
Praxair (one of the largest industrial gas company in the world) and Yateem Oxygen entered a JV partnership to leverage the global expertise of Praxair and local network of Yateem Oxygen to supply products and services with higher reliability and quality.
Yateem Oxygen establishes its own Dry Ice Blasting team and has since carried out dry ice cleaning jobs in GE, ALBA, Al Ezzel Power Plant and Al Dur Power Plant.
Praxair & Linde merge to form Linde Plc.