All Distributor Zone articles – Page 5

  • Ned lane gawda
    Features

    If you can measure it, you can improve it

    2017-11-01T00:00:00Z

    gasworld interviews GAWDA President Ned Lane. By Ron Welter.

  • chemical industry at night russia
    News

    The CAB and why it’s significant to the US industrial gases industry

    2017-10-17T11:39:00Z

    gasworld Business Intelligence investigates how the Chemical Activity Barometer relates to the US industrial gases business.

  • Welding health and safety
    News

    Earlbeck acquires welding company

    2017-10-16T11:27:00Z

    Earlbeck Gases Technologies, the family owned welding distributor, has acquired Cristiano Welding Supply, Scranton, Pennsylvania.

  • Medical gases
    News

    Middlesex Gases named preferred vendor for MassBio

    2017-10-05T08:44:00Z

    Middlesex Gases Technologies, Inc., supplier of a wide range of specialty and rare gases and cryogenic equipment, has revealed it is now the primary supplier of packaged gases and equipment for the MassBio Purchasing Consortium.

  • gasco
    News

    Gasco launches ecoBump pocket-size cylinder

    2017-10-04T20:48:00Z

    Precision calibration gas manufacturer Gasco has announced the release of the ecoBump, a returnable 4-inch-tall cylinder for convenient bump testing or checking of single and multi-gas monitors.

  • personnel promotion
    News

    Haskel welcomes new recruit

    2017-10-04T20:24:00Z

    As the hydrogen market continues to grow, Haskel is furthering its high-pressure equipment expertise by adding one of the industry’s best-known experts to its team, in new Global Hydrogen Business Development Manager Robert Kelly.

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    News

    Steve Angel addresses GAWDA members and the new GAWDA president is elected

    2017-10-04T20:12:00Z

    Industry keynote speaker Steve Angel has been at the helm of Praxair for the past 10 years and has served as a key executive there for the past 16 years. Angel joined the company in 2001 as its executive Vice-President. In February 2006, he became its President and CEO. He ...

  • Img 3106
    News

    "Satisfy the customer and make a profit"

    2017-10-04T13:41:00Z

    GAWDA’s 2017 annual convention commenced this morning at the New York Marriott Marquis, with a confirmed total attendance of 926 people – an all-time record.

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    News

    GAWDA prepares for industry transformations

    2017-10-02T18:05:00Z

    The 72 nd annual convention of the Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA) annual meeting has kicked off here in New York City.

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    News

    Record breaking attendance at GAWDA 2017 convention

    2017-10-02T15:03:00Z

    A Record breaking attendance of around 900 delegates have gathered here at the New York Marriott Marquis in Times Square for the 72 nd annual convention of the Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA).

  • us houston
    Features

    Tackling the rate of change

    2017-10-01T00:00:00Z

    The North American industrial gases industry is in the midst of seismic change, from the transformation in ownership and structure, to supply chain challenges and distributor business disruption. Understanding the rate of change, and more importantly making the right strategic moves to respond, will be key to sustainability and future ...

  • mark ralmy
    Features

    10 minutes with...Mark Raimy

    2017-10-01T00:00:00Z

    Take 10 minutes out with Mark Raimy, CEO of Welders Supply and the outgoing President of GAWDA.

  • twisted bundle 100 dollar bills
    Features

    More on profit improvement for gas and welding distributors

    2017-09-01T00:00:00Z

    After making a presentation on the topic at the Savannah, GA, Gases and Welding Distributors Association’s Spring Management Conference in April 2016, we wrote an article for the August 2016 issue of CryoGas International titled, “Operating Performance Improvements for Gas Welding Distributors”.

  • cylinders
    Features

    Steel high-pressure cylinders

    2017-09-01T00:00:00Z

    Seamless steel and welded high-pressure (HP) cylinders are found everywhere, but they often go unseen or unnoticed. They do the work in the background, supplying the gases and liquids crucial to the beat of the industrial heart.  

  • helium symbol and dollar
    Features

    Helium: Qatar blockade and impact on the US distributor

    2017-09-01T00:00:00Z

    Saudi Arabia and its allies (UAE, Bahrain, Egypt, Yemen, and the Maldives) imposed a land and sea blockade on Qatar that began June 5 and was then complicated by the June 23 list of 13 demands to Qatar as the price for lifting the trade and diplomatic embargo of the ...

  • business deal shake, merger, acquisition
    News

    nexAir acquires Moore Oxygen Supply

    2017-08-11T14:54:00Z

    Memphis-based nexAir has announced the acquisition of Moore Oxygen Supply, a Georgia-based supplier of industrial and medical gases and welding supplies.

  • US business deal, merger, acquisition
    News

    Lampton Welding Supply acquires Wilbanks Welding Supply

    2017-08-11T14:53:00Z

    Independent Welding Distributors Cooperative (IWDC) member Lampton Welding Supply (LWS) has announced it has added Wilbanks Welding Supply to its family of companies.

  • air products executive vice president corning f painter
    Features

    Tackling the rate of change

    2017-08-01T00:00:00Z

    gasworld US interviews Air Products, Executive Vice President Corning F. Painter. By Bob Croce. 

  • business deal, merger, acquisition
    News

    AWISCO acquires Nyrock Machine

    2017-07-13T09:53:00Z

    AWISCO has acquired Nyrock Machine Tool Corp in a deal that combines two New York-based companies.

  • US business deal, merger, acquisition
    News

    Holston Gases completes “perfect fit” acquisition

    2017-06-06T14:02:00Z

    US industrial gas company Holston Gases has completed the acquisition of K F Gas and Welding Supply in what the company describes as a “perfect fit.”