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    Are your safety relief valves really safe?

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    UK-based valve manufacturer Seetru has observed plenty of market trends in its time, having been in the business since 1949 and celebrated its 70th anniversary last year.

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    An introduction to… The Scorpion

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    Eleet Cryogenics, Inc. is bringing out a new product this year called the Scorpion, a portable/delivery unit. The Bolivar, Ohio-based company is the exclusive North American stocking partner and sales channel for Taylor-Wharton Malaysia’s microbulk tanks, atmospheric bulk tanks, and vacuum jacketed carbon dioxide tanks. Eleet’s capabilities includes repair, but ...

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    Maximising hydrogen production on SMRs

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    Steam methane reformers (SMR) are the most common large-scale hydrogen production technique in use today. Much of the installed base of SMRs is linked to refinery operations, with the balance being associated with syngas, methanol and ammonia production in the chemicals and fertiliser sectors.

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    Harris Products Group

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    Since 1899, the Harris name has been identified with innovative products. This began when John Harris invented the flame-cutting torch, leading to the founding of The Harris Calorific Company. And in 1914, Joseph W. Harris, Sr. founded the J. W. Harris Company and developed many of the brazing alloys and ...

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    Greater-Stronger-Better (GSB) Master Valve

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    Industrial gas producers and distributors around the world today rely on high-pressure shutoff hand valves for processing and filling industrial gas cylinders. These heavy-duty valves are used on manifold systems, fill plants, tube trailers, and other high-pressure piping systems.

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    HTK Hamburg GmbH

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    Gases, especially technical gases, are in use both day and night – literally everywhere. They play a decisive role in almost all industrial sectors and the role of gas analysis and control is, therefore, just as fundamental. For more than 40 years, HTK Hamburg has been striving to meet these ...

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    An introduction to… Gaseous optical oxygen sensors

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    As gasworld readers well know, there are a range of applications where the presence of oxygen is both desirable and crucial (for example in the medical sector or in steel production) but there are also many end uses whereby the presence of oxygen is not quite so desirable – where ...

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    A fresh perspective on MAP

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    Rob Cockerill unpacks the story of HTK Hamburg GmbH and gets a fresh perspective on the modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) business in an interview with Managing Director Gunnar A. Baumert.

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    In focus… Leisure gases

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    Rob Cockerill and Joanna Sampson explore what might have been this summer in Japan, and why it’s only a temporary delay in perception change, with hydrogen still set to take centre stage at the Tokyo Games next year.

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    Floating Piston Valve

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    Spectrum Specialty Valves, a division of C-Suite Services, LLC, has introduced its innovative new valve, the Floating Piston Valve, to North American markets. This NASA-patented valve, which was licensed by Louisiana-based Spectrum, is believed to be the first new, major valve design in 70+ years.

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    Top five label technologies

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    As the compressed gas industry continues to adapt to the “new normal” of doing business today, it’s no surprise that gas suppliers and distributors continue to face a host of unanswered questions as they adjust their forecasts for the second half of 2020.

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    Fast forward to the future

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    Automation companies are reporting more interest in their cobots, which they claim are a solution to the restrictions and challenges created by the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

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    The pandemic’s digital silver lining

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    Ever since the coronavirus pandemic, digital technology has become our lifeline and link to continuing business. We’ve all had to become familiar with the ins and outs of new technologies to keep moving forward, and it is impressive to see how quickly people are adapting their work to their current ...

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    RegO: Working with customers to develop new solutions

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    Created by combining the two words “regulator” and “oxygen” in 1920 when it split off from a Chicago-based soda fountain manufacturing company, RegO now stands as a global manufacturer of specialty valve and control parts.   

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    Valves: the overlooked component of a cylinder

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    Valves are one of the most purchased components in the gas industry – and one of the most overlooked.

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    Chromatography

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    It’s a staple of the gas analysis and control world of products and services, and yet the very term ‘chromatography’ may leave some overwhelmed by its meaning and the role it plays. So for this gas analysis and control-themed edition of gasworld magazine we ask, what is chromatography, how does ...

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    A great deal has changed

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    Jim Appledorn could not mark his retirement after 43 years with Lincoln Electric as he wished due to the global coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, so had to make do with a virtual send-off.

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    Customer and process: Balancing the organisation

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    When running a business division or even an entire company, there is constant friction between being customer focused and being process-focused.  It’s a constructive friction that often swings like a pendulum strongly in one direction or another, due to changes in customer expectations and end-market conditions.

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    Fully automated manifolds for a continuous gas flow

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    Gas control manifolds are key products for many involved in the gases industry. The concept of a manifold has been around in the welding, gases and hardgoods industry for a number of years, but as markets develop, companies have kept up with the trends.

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    A trio of trends in gas analysis instrumentation

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    All good things come in threes. Digital solutions, innovative services, and step-changes in hardware are teaming up to transform the world of gas analysis instrumentation. This trio of trends is resulting in three significant benefits: simpler operations, lower CAPEX and a reduction in the cost of owning gas analysis instrumentation. ...