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    Support for family-run brewery


    For over 200 years ago, a renowned brewer and his family have been brewing and distributing award-winning beers, growing the business in a unique, slightly old-fashioned way.

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    Brewing the green way


    What do Country Boy Brewing’s Cougar Bait American Blond, Shotgun Wedding Vanilla Brown Ale, Cliff Jumper IPA and Halfway Home Pale Ale all have in common? They’re all now being produced in an environmentally friendly way with the implementation of carbon capture technology courtesy of Earthly Labs.

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    Why measure CO2 in HVAC applications?


    Ensuring sufficient air quality is a vital part of creating a healthy indoor air environment and living space.

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    Seltzers driving renewed demand


    In the developed world markets, such as North America, Europe, and Japan, carbon dioxide (CO2) usage in the food and beverage sector is the largest combined consumption for the commodity. More specifically, these two sectors generally represent around 70% of all merchant usage in the developed economies. In the developing ...

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    Big change in bulk gases


    Chris Finn, Sales Director at FIBA Technologies Inc., explains how some companies are adjusting their operations with the ongoing pandemic in mind.

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    Common challenges in gas distribution systems


    How to solve them: An outside advisor can help make gas distribution more cost-effective and safer for operators, explains Karim Mahraz of Swagelok Company.

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    10 minutes with…Chasen Wendt


    Take 10 minutes out with Chasen Wendt, Managing Director at Cryonor, as he discusses today’s business environment, the world of bulk gases in 2021, and the current challenges and opportunities for those in the gases industry. 

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    10 minutes with… Scott Clarkson


    Scott Clarkson, Account Executive at Analox Group, took ten minutes out of his day to speak to gasworld.

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    Company profile: Smith Precision Products


    Having manufactured many different model pumps and prototypes over the last 80 years, Smith Precision Products (also known as Smith Pumps) is a specialist in the low-pressure transfer of liquid carbon dioxide (CO2). Based in Newbury Park, California, the company serves the global market with its innovations - and has ...

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    Supply chain becomes a traffic jam, long delays


    Equipment shortages, long lead times, price increases and shipping delays have presented challenges to the supply chain for most respondents in the Baird/gasworld third quarter (Q3) 2021 Welding and Industrial Gas Survey.

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    Looking in the mirror to see where you’re going


    For nearly a quarter century, I have had the good fortune to consult with independent gas distributors about their businesses. My employer provides enterprise software and services to the North American packaged gases industry, and as we have watched computing systems mature and grow, so have we watched the expectations ...

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    Helium Super Summit: Semiconductor industry set to be a $1 trillion industry by 2030


    The second day of sessions is well underway at gasworld’s Helium Super Summit, at which 270 delegates have gathered for the return of our in-person events.

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    Helium Super Summit: Non-hydrocarbon-based helium supply offers sustainable solutions


    Non-hydrocarbon-based helium supply in North America can meet increasing demands for more sustainable and lower emission production solutions, North American Helium’s Marlon McDougall told attendees during the last session on day two gasworld’s Helium Super Summit at the Westin Memorial City in Houston on Thursday.

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    Helium Super Summit: Air Products reveals ‘world’s largest helium storage cavern’


    Air Products has started up the ‘world’s largest storage cavern’ in Texas, it was revealed during session one of the gasworld Helium Super Summit at the Westin Memorial City in Houston on Wednesday.

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    Helium Super Summit: Helium market to become less US centric


    Attendees have just regrouped in the conference room, here at the Westin Houston, Memorial City Hotel, for the second half of gasworld jampacked agenda for day-one of the Helium Super Summit.

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    Understanding Lean Six Sigma


    Understanding Lean Six Sigma, how it came to be, and how it’s driving efficiencies in the gases industry, with Art Anderson.

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    Company profile: Chromatotec


    Since its founding in 1986, Chromatotec has been designing instruments for gas quality control. Family-owned Chromatotec started its journey in France, but has since launched a North American subsidiary based in Houston, which has been active since 2001, and opened an office in Beijing, China.

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    The Southwest Report


    The industrial gas market in the US Southwest generated revenues of approximately $3,423.7m in 2020. This comes from $2,812.3m in 2010, indicating a compound annual growth rate of 1.99% p.a. for the decade. The Southwest’s gas market dropped from 3.27% growth in 2019 to -7% in 2020, due to the ...

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    New US LNG export projects face stiff headwinds


    Like many businesses, the US liquefied natural gas (LNG) industry spent most of 2020 in a state of financial quarantine. As Covid-19 spread through gas-importing nations in Europe and Asia, global LNG demand fell, prices plummeted – and major US liquefaction facilities stood mostly idle for the summer, their capacity ...

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    GAWDA Annual Convention recap


    The contagious atmosphere of the Spring Management Conference (SMC) continued among distributors and suppliers where friendships and relationships were renewed in person at the Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA) Annual Convention (AC) at the Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, Colorado.