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    Q&A with William ‘Bill’ Geiger

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    Q A with William ‘Bill’ Geiger, CEO, Consolidated Sciences (CONSCI)

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    Selecting gas mixers for Modified Atmosphere Packaging (MAP)

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    Modified Atmosphere Packaging (MAP) is an important tool for extending the shelf life of a wide variety of foods. Examples are shredded cheese, baked goods, ground meat, seafood, nuts and baby formula. MAP also reduces the need for chemical preservatives in the food.

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    Gas analysis to ensure medical gas quality

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    The Covid-19 pandemic has only underlined the increasing importance of medical gas production around the world. Even before the recent global emergency, the market for medical gases was showing a steady compound annual growth rate (CAGR) between 7-9%.

  • Joe Podolsky, Director of Business Transformation and Planning at Servomex
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    Lessons learned in gas analysis

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    Joe Podolsky, Director of Business Transformation Planning at Servomex, explains how the company rose to the challenges posed by Covid-19, in an exclusive column for gasworld.

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    Expanding amid a global crisis

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    At a time when businesses are folding and industry is struggling with the ravages of a recession caused by the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, Diversified CPC International (DCPC) has expanded its production and capabilities.

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    Faber Cylinders: An important ally in the healthcare sector

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    Oxygen is used frequently in general medicine, for medical and emergency assistance. Gas cylinders have been supporting the healthcare business to help patients with respiratory difficulties, in hospitals as well as for the domiciliary homecare markets, and have become more and more dominant as the years have gone by.

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    Gas detection for air gas production facilities

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    In the hospital or at home, medical oxygen can be a life saver. During the coronavirus pandemic, millions of Covid-19 patients worldwide have been administered with medicinal oxygen to support their recovery. In the right hands, oxygen is highly therapeutic – but during its manufacture it can present hazards which ...

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    From a doodle, to a $6m fill plant

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    When Keen Compressed Gas Co. first started out as an auto parts store selling acetylene to the automotive industry, its founder, Stanley Keen, never imagined it would grow into the medical, specialty and industrial gases business it is today.

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    CPAP: What is it and what role in the fight against Covid-19?

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    Having already established the significance of supplemental oxygen from page 32, here we delve into one of the means of delivering that oxygen – CPAP. It’s been used as one of a number of means of supporting Covid-19 patients during the pandemic, so what is CPAP and how does it ...

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    Cryo-EM and Covid-19

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    If cryogenic-electron microscopy (cryo-EM) is being hailed as a game-changer in long-term medical research and increasing the capabilities of those trying to make breakthroughs in diseases such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, cancers and malaria, then it could also be a game-changer in the more immediate term as a means of better ...

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    10 minutes with… Lawrence J. Hughes

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    Take 10 minutes out with Lawrence J. Hughes, Vice-President/General Manager of AirSep, as he discusses Covid-19, reflections on the pandemic and the biggest opportunity for AirSep in the next five years.

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    10 minutes with… Steve Gibbons

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    Take 10 minutes out with Steve Gibbons, of ABB Measurement Analytics, as he discusses the company, pressing applications in 2020 and Covid-19.

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    Are your safety relief valves really safe?

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    UK-based valve manufacturer Seetru has observed plenty of market trends in its time, having been in the business since 1949 and celebrated its 70th anniversary last year.

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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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    Maximising hydrogen production on SMRs

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    Steam methane reformers (SMR) are the most common large-scale hydrogen production technique in use today. Much of the installed base of SMRs is linked to refinery operations, with the balance being associated with syngas, methanol and ammonia production in the chemicals and fertiliser sectors.

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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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    HTK Hamburg GmbH

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    Gases, especially technical gases, are in use both day and night – literally everywhere. They play a decisive role in almost all industrial sectors and the role of gas analysis and control is, therefore, just as fundamental. For more than 40 years, HTK Hamburg has been striving to meet these ...

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    An introduction to… Gaseous optical oxygen sensors

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    As gasworld readers well know, there are a range of applications where the presence of oxygen is both desirable and crucial (for example in the medical sector or in steel production) but there are also many end uses whereby the presence of oxygen is not quite so desirable – where ...

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    A fresh perspective on MAP

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    Rob Cockerill unpacks the story of HTK Hamburg GmbH and gets a fresh perspective on the modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) business in an interview with Managing Director Gunnar A. Baumert.