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    Researchers develop enhanced refrigerant compressor

    2020-07-02T08:33:00Z

    A compressor design from Purdue University innovators proposes a new drive mechanism for compressors used in residential homes, supermarkets, other large buildings, trains, cars and refrigerated trucks.

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    Air Products’ industrial gases plant in Louisiana is onstream

    2020-07-01T14:11:00Z

    Air Products today said its new steam methane reformer (SMR) and cold box in Geismar, Louisiana are onstream and supplying Huntsman’s neighbouring industrial operations.

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    US Climate Crisis Action Plan supports CCS technologies

    2020-07-01T14:08:00Z

    In the latest move to tackle climate change, US federal policy makers have released the 2020 Climate Crisis Action Plan which supports the adoption of carbon capture and storage (CCS) technologies.

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    Hatch and SunGas sign biomass agreement

    2020-07-01T08:40:00Z

    Consulting, engineering a project development company Hatch and SunGas Renewables, a wholly owned subsidiary of GTI International, have entered into a strategic alliance to accelerate the deployment of SunGas’ biomass gasification systems.

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    Lincoln Electric enhances welding innovations

    2020-07-01T08:19:00Z

    Lincoln Electric has expanded the features and capabilities of the PIPEFAB™ Welding System with the launch of new software updates and a CE model.

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    AI, Machine Learning, and the future of the gas industry

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    There are those who think Artificial Intelligence (AI) and its subset of technologies called Machine Learning (ML), are simply new ways to do the old things. There are others who think AI, especially Machine Learning, are much more than that and represent a new way to solve new problems. I ...

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    The impact of Covid-19 on distributors’ use of technology

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    As this is being written, Covid-19 has accounted for nearly 120,000 deaths nationally. As we sift through the on-going wake of the disease, few things are understood clearly enough to plan for business beyond the various stages and phases through which states are hop-scotching their citizens.

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    Using Covid-19 to improve cylinder management

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    As I write this in early June 2020, the world is still reeling from coronavirus (Covid-19), but with the initial economic shock behind us, companies are finding ways to work in the new normal. Below are some observations of how companies are using technology to both weather the crisis and ...

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    NASA plans for more SLS rocket boosters

    2020-06-30T09:55:00Z

    NASA has taken the next steps toward building Space Launch System (SLS) solid rocket boosters to support as many as six additional flights, for a total of up to nine Artemis missions.