The Indian Oxygen and Acetylene Company Ltd



The Indian Oxygen and Acetylene Company Limited is one of the leading companies that dot the landscape of Jamshedpur. The company opened doors in the year 1935 as a business associate of the London based British Oxygen Company Limited. The privatized company is currently one of the ancillary units of BOC group, a trailblazer in the production of industrial gas and air separation technology. The company also has offices set up in Honk Kong, Malaysia, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Egypt, Canada, Australia as well as parts of Africa.

The Indian Oxygen and Acetylene Company Ltd specializes in the production of industrial gases like actelylene, nitrogen, oxygen, carbon dioxide and hydrogen as well a multitude of compounds and gases that have manifold uses in industrial applications as well as the world of medicine. In fact, statistics for the fiscal year of 2006-07 reveal that the company has made a profit of Rs. 44.6 crores.

BOC India, as the Indian Oxygen and Acetylene Company Ltd is known nowadays, caters exclusively to the requirements of the Indian market. The company implements the latest state of the art technology that is at par with international standards. It deals with the production of more than 20,000 gases, compounds and mixtures that have lot of demand in hospitals, steel plants as well chemical and food processing units. The company also has a social conscience and manufactures chemicals that are biodegradable and eco friendly.

The domain of the Indian Oxygen and Acetylene Company Ltd, one of the principal contributors to the Jamshedpur Economy and Business, deals is centered around the following sectors:
  • Medical Gases
  • Special Gases
  • Industrial Gases
  • Projects




Last Updated on 24/06/2013