Industrial Gases

The Leading manufacturer and distributor for medical and industrial gases

Sudanese Liquid Air (SLA) is the foremost manufacturer and distributor of medical and industrial gases in Sudan. We offer innovative solutions through constantly enhanced technologies to produce air gases: oxygen, nitrogen, argon, and chemical gases: acetylene, nitrous oxide.

SLA pioneers the use of liquid air in the industrial and medical sectors in Sudan. It manufactures industrial and medical gases and also supplies many other gases, gas mixtures and special gases needed by customers. Today, it has more than ten sales locations within Sudan, supplying more than 10,000 customers across various countries and industries, and is the driving force behind another major industry shift – the conversion of commercial gases into liquid form.

SLA activities and products lie at the heart of some of the most important challenges facing our country. It meet these challenges by developing innovative and sustainable solutions and optimizing the use of air. We aim to enable progress not only in our own industries but also for our clients and individual customers.

The Journey to Success

Innovative Solutions to Suit your Needs

Sudanese Liquid Air Co. Ltd. or ‘SLA’ was established in 1949 as L’Air Liquide-Soudan, a branch of the French company L’Air Liquide. In 1964 L’Air Liquide-Soudan was converted into a Sudanese company and renamed Sudanese Liquid Air Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of L’Air Liquide, Paris. In 1998 SLA became a subsidiary of DAL Group.

A few years later SLA was awarded ISO status, which was recently renewed to reflect the latest certification, ISO 9001:2008. Later in 2006, SLA launched the only specialized Centre offering the provision of welding and cutting materials, as well as solutions.

In 2009 SLA launched a state-of-the-art Centre for all firefighting systems and fire extinguishers and In 2011, continuing our development efforts in manufacturing gases, we pioneered liquid gases into the Sudanese market with the introduction of 2,000m3/hr air separation units (ASU). Air separation units use specialist machinery and industrial processes to separate atmospheric air into its primary components.

61 Years

61 years of experience in manufacturing industrial and medical gases

200,000 M3 /Hours

2,000m3/hr production rate of air gases

14 POS & Showrooms

14 points of sale and showrooms in Sudan and abroad

3 Neighbouring Countries

3 neighbouring countries are using Liquid Air products

Products & Services

Strengths and Capabilities

SLA places particular importance on innovation, business development and enhancing the competitive edge of its products to benefit both the company and customers. SLA  is the sole distributor in Sudan for a number of renowned brands, providing industrial welding and metal cutting materials (WIM of Malaysia, Saf-Fro of France), fire-fighting equipment and fire safety systems (NFPT and Eversafe). It also offers innovative solutions to produce air (oxygen, nitrogen, argon) and chemical (acetylene, nitrous oxide) gases through its consistently enhanced technologies.

SLA strives to be recognized by its values of competence, integrity, and as prized contributors to both customers and the community. Liquid Air seeks to generate a culture of safety that matches the international standards of its brands and HSE solutions.  The business consistently achieves Liquid Air’s zero accident rating status, and has been awarded a “Diplome d’Honneur” (certificate of honor) in recognition. SLA’s rigorous policies and procedures ensure that the company meets the highest standards in quality, operational practice, business development and staff social welfare.

SLA has the only specialized welding Centre in Sudan offering the provision of welding and cutting materials, as well as solutions. SLA offers a complete line of products for MIG, TIG, MMA and SAW welding equipment plus all the filler metals – from cored wires to covered electrodes – required to complete the job. It also specializes in cutting and flame equipment and offer a full range from small handheld plasma units and cutting torches to large cutters used for thick materials in addition to a wide range of chemical solutions.