Specialty Gases - North America (S3)

  • Circuit board, electronics, semiconductors
    Features

    What’s driving growth in specialty gases in 2017?

    1 February 2017

    2016 saw huge opportunities for the specialty gases industry. Traditional markets – particularly North America – have remained the top consumers of industrial gases. However, in recent years we have seen newer markets, including Asia and Southeast Asia, grow in importance.

  • Gasco headquarters
    Features

    Tenacity in calibration gases

    1 February 2017

    Rob Cockerill talks all things calibration gas-related with Gasco President Brad Hanway.

  • Dr Paul Stockman, Linde Electronics
    Features

    Nitrous oxide – Not a laughing matter in electronics manufacture

    1 February 2017

    Nitrous oxide (N2O), often referred to as laughing gas, is used in the high-tech thin film industries of semiconductor and LCD display manufacturing. Where the electronics manufacturing market is concerned, N2O is clearly no laughing matter.

  • australia and indonesia
    Features

    The refrigerants phasedown

    1 February 2017

    A-Gas Group Commercial Business Development Director Ken Logan provides an update on how the global phasedown of HFCs is influencing the industry in Australia.

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    Features

    In focus...Refrigerant gases

    1 February 2017

    When the freshly-revised fluorinated gas (F-gas) regulation came into force two years ago, it really put the pressure on those in the refrigerant business to switch to more environmentally-friendly alternatives – with its impact being widely felt by those in the sector today.

  • Health and safety quality control compliance
    News

    AMETEK Borescope obtains CSA certification

    25 January 2017

    AMETEK Land has secured CSA certification for its Near Infrared Borescope (NIR-B) 3XR for use in hazardous locations in the US and Canada.

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    News

    Tech Air acquires GASCO in 20th add-on

    19 January 2017

    Tech Air has announced that it has acquired Florida-based Gasco Affiliates LLC (GASCO), a producer of speciality gases.

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    News

    Versum Materials installs 200th refill system

    9 January 2017

    The Delivery Systems and Services Group (DS&S) of Versum Materials, Inc. has sold and commissioned its 200th CHEMGUARD® Gen. III Refill System.

  • Tiger Optics Aloha analyzer, Q4 SGR 2016
    Features

    Tiger Optics helps enable The Internet of Things

    4 January 2017

    The era called The Internet of Things (IoT) began almost eight years ago, according to Cisco Internet Business Solutions Group, which defines it as a period when humans are outnumbered by physical devices connecting to the Internet. Unquestionably, the proliferation of such devices is exponential.

  • VUV Analytics, SVGA 100, Q4 SGR 2016
    Features

    VUV detector simplifies streaming gas analysis

    4 January 2017

    Gas purity analysis is an important aspect of bulk and specialty gas production, and affects a number of industries including petrochemical, biotech, and electronics manufacture. Understanding the concentration of gases in a mixture and monitoring for the introduction of impurities has often required the use of complex separation and multiple ...