April 2018

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    Airgas makes 500th acquisition


    Airgas, an Air Liquide company and US supplier of industrial, medical and specialty gases, welding technologies, and safety products, recently acquired the assets and operations of Weiler Welding Company. This transaction marks the 500th acquisition in Airgas’ 36-year company history.

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    Air Products reports strong 2018 Q2 results


    Air Products has reported GAAP (generally accepted accounting principles) net income from continuing operations of $416m and GAAP diluted earnings per share (EPS) from continuing operations of $1.89, up 37% and 36%, respectively from the prior year, for its fiscal second quarter ended 31 st March, 2018.

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    Air Products to showcase at AISTech 2018


    Air Products will highlight its comprehensive range of industrial gases, equipment, technologies and technical services for the steel industry at AISTech 2018 in Philadelphia, US, from May 7th to 9th.

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    Chinese companies report increase in revenues in 2017


    Following the closing down of many steel mills and other redundant production, the annual reports of industrial gas companies are showing a growth trend again, suggesting the economy of China has stabilised.

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    Report says SOFCs can unlock a low-carbon H2 economy


    Solid oxide fuel cells (SOFCs) are close to overcoming the key challenges that have so far held back greater adoption of fuel cell technology, new research shows.

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    Orange County expands California’s zero-emission footprint


    New Flyer of America Inc., the US subsidiary of New Flyer Industries Inc., the largest transit bus and motor coach manufacturer and parts distributor in North America, has been awarded a contract for 10 Xcelsior® hydrogen (H 2 ) fuel cell electric, 40ft, heavy-duty transit buses from the Orange County ...

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    Witt-Gasetechnik releases new technology


    Witt-Gasetechnik has presented a new test method for modified atmosphere packaging.

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    New leadership at Motivair


    Motivair, the UK’s largest national compressed air management company, appointed Iain Beadle as the company’s CEO at the end of 2017.

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    CarbonCure and Airgas collaborate


    CarbonCure Technologies Inc. has entered into a strategic commercial relationship with Airgas – an Air Liquide company.

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    ULEMCo's MLE combustion engine truck


    ULEMCo, provider of low emission technology, has converted a VOLVO FH16 vehicle into what is believed to be the first ‘zero’ emission combustion engine truck in the world.