All Associations articles – Page 4

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    EIGA issues updated waste gas cylinder guidelines

    2016-12-28T10:52:00Z

    The European Industrial Gases Association (EIGA) has issued updated guidelines on the management of waste gas cylinders.

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    AIGA announces new board

    2016-12-06T13:38:00Z

    Wilbur Mok of Air Products was unanimously elected as the new President of the Board of the Asia Industrial Gas Association (AIGA) when the organisation met for its Board and Annual General Meeting last month in Shanghai, China.

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    BCGA highlights dangers of gas misuse

    2016-11-23T11:25:00Z

    As part of a campaign to raise awareness about the risks of misusing industrial, food and medical gases, the British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) has updated its ‘L7, The Dangers of Misusing Gases’ guide.

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    Record-breaking balloonist to be BCGA keynote

    2016-11-22T10:14:00Z

    Record-breaking adventurer Brian Jones will take to the stage at the British Compressed Gases Association’s (BCGA’s) 2017 Annual Conference as the keynote speaker.

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    Hydrogen Hub establishes new website

    2016-11-21T15:03:00Z

    The new organisation devoted to establishing the UK as a global leader in hydrogen (H 2 ) and fuel cell technology has unveiled its new website.

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    Aberdeen boosts hydrogen profile

    2016-11-18T14:03:00Z

    Aberdeen City Council in Scotland will sign a high-level agreement with the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU) next week in a bid to boost the city’s hydrogen (H 2 ) profile.

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    World Biogas Association launched at COP22

    2016-11-16T15:44:00Z

    In response to the prodigious climate goals outlined at COP21, a new global organisation centered on biogas and its benefits has been launched at the United Nations Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) COP22 in Marrakesh, Morocco.

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    IWDC bestows Joe Greco with top industry award

    2016-10-25T10:41:00Z

    Joe Greco, President of Greco Gas Inc., has been awarded the Independent Welding Distributors Cooperative’s (IWDC’s) esteemed Bob Jackson Memorial Award in appreciation of his contributions to his industry.

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    DOE pledges $30m to “emerging” H2 market

    2016-10-06T08:01:00Z

    As the US hydrogen (H 2 ) economy continues to gather pace, the Department of Energy (DOE) has announced plans to invest $30m to further expand on the emerging market.

  • Mark Raimy, new GAWDA President
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    GAWDA membership experience in focus

    2016-09-29T08:46:00Z

     The 2016 Annual GAWDA Convention came to an end today with the passing of the Presidency from Bill Visintainer to Mark Raimy, CEO of Welders Supply in Erie, Ohio.

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    GAWDA Gives Back to Hawaiian communities

    2016-09-28T10:44:00Z

    The Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA) has raised a total of $187,000 in this year’s GAWDA Gives Back programme.

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    GAWDA Convention opens: Lessons learnt

    2016-09-28T09:28:00Z

    Bill Visintainer, the outgoing President of the Gases and Welding Distributor Association (GAWDA) welcomed over 450 attendees to the organisation’s 2016 Annual Convention currently being held in Maui, Hawaii.

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    GAWDA’s 2016 event kick-starts in Hawaii

    2016-09-26T08:34:00Z

    The Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA) commenced its 2016 Annual Convention at the Grand Wailea Resort in Maui, Hawaii, last night, with around 420 delegates from across the US in attendance and some 80 independent gas distributors being represented.

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    IOR seeks next major refrigeration advancement

    2016-09-19T15:01:00Z

    The Institute of Refrigeration (IOR) is seeking the next major advancement in refrigeration with a cash prize for the next J E Hall International Gold Medal winner.

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    News

    BCGA launches free cylinder testing guide

    2016-08-23T10:16:00Z

    The British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) has made it easier to comply with gas cylinder safety legislation after launching a free service for all gas users.

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    IWDC hires new Distribution Centre Operations Manager

    2016-08-10T14:47:00Z

    The Independent Welding Distributors Cooperative (IWDC) has formally appointed Eric Schwamberger as its new Distribution Centre Operations Manager.

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    IIR initiative promotes younger generation in HVAC industry

    2016-08-09T14:55:00Z

    The International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR) has created a new Working Group on Careers in Refrigeration (CaRe) which centres on promoting careers in the refrigeration industry to the younger generation and women.

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    Features

    Safety Information: “On-Call” and Online for GAWDA Members

    2016-06-01T17:15:00Z

    GAWDA’s Diane Stirling highlights the benefits for association members in meeting regulatory safety standards in gases and welding distribution.

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    GAWDA Spring Management Conference

    2016-06-01T00:01:00Z

    The Gases and Welding Distributors Association’s (GAWDA) President, Bill Visintainer, welcomed over 670 attendees to this year’s Spring Management Conference. GAWDA members and their spouses enjoyed meeting with colleagues, special “low-country” hors d’oeuvres, and a sunset over the Savannah River on Sunday evening. 

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    IWDC’s 2016 Sales & Purchasing Convention a success

    2016-05-31T16:45:00Z

    The 2016 Sales and Purchasing Convention of the IWDC brought together over 500 participants at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis from May 17-19.