Professor Doctor Carl von Linde

Corporate History Linde stands for over 130 years of technological progress. Technology, innovation and an inventive spirit have characterised our company from the very beginning.

Carl von Linde’s curiosity as an inventor, his persistence in the implementation of his ideas and theoretical concepts, as well as his ability to recognise the requirements of his customers and fulfil their desire for reliability and quality are all timeless factors for success.

A Journey Through Time

The Linde Group can look back at special milestones in its history since the 1880s. Take a trip through time and learn about Linde from its first beginnings to the present day.

Film: A Journey Through Time - History of the Linde Group

Film: Carl von Linde and the freezing technology - Milestones of science and technology (German)

History: 125 Years of Linde - A Chronicle (PDF 3.04 MB)

Corporate History - an interactive experience

A Journey through Time

Click through Linde´s History.

A Journey through Time on Facebook

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