All Airgas articles – Page 4

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    Divestment deal: FTC gives Air Liquide go-ahead


    The extensive US divestment package announced by Air Liquide in conjunction with its acquisition of Airgas has officially been cleared by the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC).

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    Air Liquide considers Aqua Lung divestment


    Air Liquide has confirmed that it is evaluating the possible sale of its subsidiary Aqua Lung, representing the latest round of divestment discussions for the corporation.

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    Air Liquide’s remaining divestments unveiled


    American Air Liquide Holdings, Inc. has made an official application to divest its remaining facilities under necessary Federal Trade Commission (FTC) regulations following its $13.4bn takeover of Airgas.

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    Airgas Refrigerants opens refrigerant testing lab


    The Refrigerant unit of Air Liquide company, Airgas, has opened a new Air-Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) accredited refrigerants testing laboratory.

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    MATHESON acquires divested Air Liquide-Airgas assets


    Air Liquide has today announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell certain assets in the US to Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc. (MATHESON), a subsidiary of Japanese Tier One player Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation (TNSC), as part of its recent acquisition of Airgas, Inc.

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    Airgas makes first acquisitions since Air Liquide takeover


    In a first since becoming a member of Air Liquide’s corporation, Airgas Inc. has made its first acquisitions, procuring two US-based gas and welding distributing companies.

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    Air Liquide takes first step in refinancing Airgas takeover


    Air Liquide has successfully completed the first step in refinancing its acquisition of Airgas – a financial deal that cost the industrial gas giant $10.3bn, or $13.4bn including all debt assumed.

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    Air Liquide-Airgas: Exclusive interview with Michael J. Graff


    In an exclusive interview with gas world, Air Liquide Executive Committee member Michael J. Graff describes the value creation ahead following the company’s acquisition of Airgas, and the significant progress in integration expected in the coming months.

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    Compressed Gas Association issues 2016 Safety Awards


    The CGA has announced its annual Safety Awards, honoring those companies and individuals most committed to employee, fleet, environmental, and customer safety.

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    Air Liquide-Airgas deal given go-ahead


    Air Liquide has announced that the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has cleared the company’s acquisition of Airgas, satisfying the final regulatory condition to the closing of the acquisition.

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    Curtain call: Final financial results from Airgas


    Airgas has released what will be its final full year financial results in a less-than traditional way. In anticipation of its looming merger with industrial gas corporation, Air Liquide, Airgas has not conducted a quarterly earnings conference call or issued financial guidance for the upcoming quarter. Instead, the US firm ...

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    Keeping them on the run


    Airgas, Inc. will support the 2016 Boston Marathon by donating breathing oxygen (O 2 ) for medical tents during the race on Monday, April 18.

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    Airgas reorganizes southern distribution


    Airgas announces the division of its South distribution region into South and Southeast territories.

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    Airgas donates $50,000 worth of PPE equipment


    Tier One player Airgas has donated a substantial amount of personal protective equipment (PPE) to students enrolled in the welding engineering programme at Ferris State University (FSU), Michigan.

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    Airgas Teamsters strike in Cincinnati


    “We are angry about Airgas’ violations of our rights. Air Liquide needs to rein in its Airgas management and stop them from breaking United States and international laws,” said Keith Gleason, Teamsters Tankhaul Division Director.

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    Airgas Teamsters in strike vote


    “The problem at Airgas extends across North America and is putting its business at risk, including current and future pipeline projects,” said Keith Gleason, Teamsters Tankhaul Division Director.

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    Airgas shareholders approve acquisition by Air Liquide


    The acquisition of Airgas by Air Liquide is on track to be completed in the second or third calendar quarter of 2016. Today, Airgas shareholders voted their approval at a special meeting.

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    Airgas Executive Chairman: “Excited to create largest industrial gas company in the world”


    After Airgas unveiled its third quarter earnings for the fiscal year 2016, in which total sales were down 3% due to a “challenging industrial economy,” Peter McCausland, Executive Chairman, didn’t seem fazed. In fact, he impassioned about his company and the impending acquisition of the moment.

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    Sales down 3%: Airgas releases fiscal 2016 third quarter earnings


    Airgas, Inc. has released its official earnings report for the fiscal 2016 third quarter ended on 31 st December 2015. It finalises a tough period for the US-based company, which blames the ’challenging economical industry’ for its tumultuous year.

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    Date set for Air Liquide’s acquisition of Airgas


    A meeting to confirm Air Liquide’s pending acquisition of Airgas has been scheduled for 23rd February 2016.