air liquide | world leader in industrial and medical gases


air liquide

The AIR LIQUIDE Group began operating in Spain in 1909, the year in which the Spanish Oxygen Company (Sociedad Española del Oxígeno, S.E.O.) was created in order to supply clients with industrial and medical gases.

Since then, the company has established a relationship of trust and collaboration with the industry nationwide, which has enabled it to achieve its current position. In January 1996, and in accordance with the international strategy, S.E.O. was restructured and became AIR LIQUIDE Medicinal (in order to respond to the specific needs of the healthcare sector), AIR LIQUIDE ESPAÑA (gases and services) and AIR LIQUIDE Welding (welding equipment and materials), with a focus on the industrial sector. The company now has 900 employees, a head office in Madrid, 14 regional offices within Spain and 35 work centres. It is the worldwide leader in its sector.

bricomart | DIY and building materials


bricomart

Bricomart is a company that specialises in the DIY and building materials sector. It forms a part of the Groupe Adeo, a leader in the sector of DIY distribution in Spain. It also has over 335 stores and 40,000 collaborators worldwide, constituting the second ranking group for European distribution and fourth ranking internationally. Its product range is vast, with over 12,000 articles and permanently available stock, offering the best price on the market. BRICOMART has presence in France (33 warehouses), Italy (6 warehouses), Poland (5 warehouses) and Spain (8 warehouses).

ARAG | legal expenses insurance


ARAG

From the outset, ARAG has worked with the philosophy that all citizens should be able to defend their rights, regardless of their purchasing power. With its headquarters in Barcelona and presence across the whole of Spain, it offers its clients a network of over 1,000 lawyers with over 80 years of experience in the market of legal expenses insurance. ARAG employees strive to encounter the best solutions to its clients’ legal problems. In 2013, ARAG responded to 41,000 telephone legal queries, processed over 375,000 records and resolved 82% of the cases successfully.

MANN+HUMMEL | equipment supplier for the automotive and engineering industries


MANN+HUMMEL

The MANN+HUMMEL Group is a global expert, leader in filtration solutions and development partner and supplier of original equipment to the international automotive and mechanical engineering industries. The company provides employment to 15,231 persons in roughly 60 plants throughout the world, and in 2013 it achieved a sales turnover of roughly 2.68 billion euros. The Group's product portfolio includes air filtration systems, air intake manifold systems, liquid filtration systems, cabin air filters and plastic acoustic components (known as "symposers"), as well as filter elements for vehicle servicing and repair. For the general engineering sectors, process and industrial manufacture engineering, the company's range of products includes industrial filters, a product series that reduces the carbon emission levels of diesel motors, membrane filters for water filtration and filter systems.