AMENDED AND RESTATED
CHART INDUSTRIES, INC.
2005 STOCK INCENTIVE PLAN
NONQUALIFIED STOCK OPTION AGREEMENT
THIS NONQUALIFIED STOCK OPTION AGREEMENT (the “ Agreement ”) is entered into as of this 2nd day of January,
2009 (the “ Grant Date ”), between Chart Industries, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “ Company ”), and (the “
WHEREAS , the Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors of the Company (the “ Committee ”) administers the
Amended and Restated Chart Industries, Inc. 2005 Stock Incentive Plan (the “ Plan ”); and
WHEREAS , the Committee has determined that it would be in the best interests of the Company and its stockholders to
grant nonqualified stock options to the Participant upon the terms and conditions set forth in this Agreement.
NOW , THEREFORE , the Company and the Participant agree as follows:
1. Interpretation . Unless otherwise specified in this Agreement, capitalized terms shall have the meanings attributed to
them under the Plan. The terms and provisions of the Plan, as it may be amended from time to time, are hereby incorporated
herein by reference. In the event of a conflict between any term or provision contained herein and a term or provision of the
Plan, the applicable terms and provisions of the Plan will govern.
2. Grant of the Option . As of the Grant Date, the Company grants to the Participant, under the terms and conditions of this
Agreement, the right to purchase all or any part of an aggregate of ( ) Shares, which right will vest over a period
of time in accordance with Section 4 (the “ Option ”), subject to adjustment as set forth in Section 9 of the Plan. The Option is
intended to be a nonqualified stock option.
3. Option Price . The purchase price of the Shares subject to the Option shall be, and shall never be less than, the Fair
Market Value of the Shares on the Grant Date. The Fair Market Value of a Share on the Grant Date is $11.00 (the “