Habaş Industrial and Medical Gases Production Industries Inc. was founded by Mr.Hamdi Başaran in 1956 with the name “ Hamdi Başaran Topkapı Oxygen Plant ” to implement industrial gas production in a modern way and received his current name in 1964.
The path to growth has started in 1967 with the production of oxygen, nitrogen and argon gases in liquid form for the first time in Turkey at Topkapı / Istanbul plant.
Today, Habaş with high sales volume and outstanding export performance is one of the major companies of Turkey, producing industrial and medical gases, steel, electrical energy, heavy machinery, distributing Liquified Petroleum Gas (LPG), Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) and Compressed Natural Gas (CNG), offering sea transportation services for LPG and operating sea ports.
Habaş is the leader producer of industrial and medical gases and distributor of LNG and CNG in Turkey. To establish customer satisfaction on their need for quality, sustainable rivalrity and competitiveness, Habaş is focused to provide the best solutions for the challenging and continous gas supply problems and on new applications, products and services.
Habaş having LPG storage and filling stations, sea terminals and LPG sea transportation service, is one of the outstanding companies in the national LPG sector. Habas LPG Group is active at five management zones to deliver countrywide bulk and packaged LPG and bulk LPG having higher propane content as fuel for vehicles under the brand " Habaş Euro Autogas".
Habaş having annual 3.000.000 mtons of liquid steel production capacity, is one of the leading Turkish steel producers and has reputation on high export performance. With the goal to be recognized by the customers as an innovative, cost effective and high quality supplier, Habaş is focused on increasing steel production capacity and diversifying product portfolio.
Having total 300 Mwh power generating capacity, Habaş is one of the outstanding electricity provider for the domestic market. Habaş has aimed to grow further in the energy market with new power plant investments.
Habaş is also one of the outstanding companies in Turkey specialized in carbon steel and stainless steel heavy fabrication services. Services feature beginning-to-end fabrication capabilities, including custom fabrication, designing, design review, installation, painting and final assembly. Products include high pressure seamless gas cylinders, cryogenic tanks, pressure vessels, heat exchangers, gas valves, gas evaporators, spiral welded steel pipes and heavy equipment for all kinds of industries.
Anadolubank Inc., based in Istanbul is in the structure of Habaş Group and represents one of the young, dynamic and high-growth promising banks of Turkish financial market. Aiming to specialize in business banking and retail banking areas, Anadolubank Inc., has a special interest in risk management products, asset based lending, international project and structured trade finance transactions. Anadolubank Nederland N.V., the abroad subsidiary based in Holland started its activities by the beginning of 2008, under full banking license and supervision of Dutch Central Bank. With 80 branches and 1700 employees by end of 2008, Anadolubank Inc., has reached a total asset size of USD 3 billions by the end of 2007.
Habaş Group is determined to maintain and enhance his competition superiority by continous investment to new production lines, products and services.