"According to Draeger's regional manager for oil, gas and chemical, Ian White, their business in Iran is to provide safety products, including protection equipment such as breathing apparatus, respiratory protection and face masks to protect people in potentially toxic and poisonous environments. Also, they produce detection equipment which will detect anything explosive in oil, gas, chemical and petrochemical industries.
Draeger Safety has been developing advanced technical devices and solutions trusted by users all over the world. Its broad range of products from safety and protection systems, respiratory protective equipment, air filter to detection technology, warning systems are used in hospitals, for firefighting, for mining, in the oil and gas industry, in the chemical industry and etc.
In industrial spaces, detection and protection devices are essential part of safety systems. Draeger has combined both detection and protection products, to make sure people are safe before and after toxic gases detection.
Draeger has activated in Iran's market for more than 30 years in co-operation with Lab Tech Co., equipment supplier and service provider for healthcare and industrial areas." (Financial Tribune, 6/12/2017)
Lists Lab Tech Ltd. as its distributor in Tehran, Iran.
Over the last three presidential administrations, the United States government has granted Draeger Medical Systems 18 special licenses to do business in Iran. (New York Times, "Companies with Permission to Bypass Sanctions," 12/24/10)
Draeger was involved in a scandel for supplying dual-use technology to Iran through its Iranian partner Irasco. (DW, "US eyes German Firm Over Software Sale to Iran," 5/8/09)