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  • How argon is helping the Mars mission
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    How argon is helping the Mars mission

    2019-01-04T16:14:00Z

    Fortunately for those who rely on National Aerospace and Defense Contractors Accreditation Program (Nadcap) welding using argon, a 2018 shortage in that supply of gas appears to be over.

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    The magic of pure argon

    2019-01-04T16:13:00Z

    Mass amounts of liquid argon are needed for a pioneering megascience experiment at two US labs, writes Nick Parkinson.

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    Bright sparks

    2019-01-04T16:11:00Z

    Kai Niiranen, R D Engineer at Sparklike Oy, explains how argon is bringing more efficiency to architecture. By Jemima Owen-Jones.

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    KOBELCO Compressors America, Inc.

    2019-01-04T16:10:00Z

    Expansion is in KOBELCO Compressors America, Inc.’s (KCA) DNA. In 2011, the company opened a new state of the art compressor manufacturing facility in Corona, California, which enabled the company to significantly ramp up production.

  • Art Waskey
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    The importance of life-long learning

    2019-01-04T16:08:00Z

    I recently completed a career that spanned 46 years and am now in a period of transition. At 68, I feel my best years are still ahead, and I attribute this attitude to my belief that there is always more to master. I am a committed life-long learner.

  • Hector Villarreal President of Weldcoa
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    10 minutes with...Hector Villarreal

    2019-01-04T16:08:00Z

    Take 10 minutes out with Hector Villarreal, President of Weldcoa, as he discusses the company’s 50th anniversary, the rise of the cloud, robotics and smart devices, and the benefits of automation to the independent gas distributor in the US.

  • Desert Mountain Energy
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    From gold to helium

    2019-01-04T14:50:00Z

    Just as striking gold can make you rich, supplying helium could be a lucrative business with the noble gas’ rising price.

  • Valves in helium applications
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    An introduction to...Valves in helium applications

    2019-01-04T14:41:00Z

    When it comes to valves, the issue of high tightness to environment is becoming more and more important. Nowhere is this more true than in the case of future gas applications in growing sectors – such as new gas transportation concepts that involve hydrogen, or the use of helium in ...

  • Focus on emerging economies (Asia)
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    Regional markets - Focus on emerging economies

    2019-01-04T14:33:00Z

    Having just returned from gasworld’s Asia-Pacific Industrial Gas Conference 2018 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, the sense of optimism for the region as a whole – let alone particular pockets of high growth – was exuded throughout the event and the many conversations within it.

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    IT challenges and solutions

    2019-01-04T14:28:00Z

    As part of our Distributor Zone series on IT challenges and solutions, gas world spoke with Chass Thuresson, IT Coordinator of Industrial Source, at last September’s Computer’s Unlimited Users Group Conference in Billings, MT.