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    Covid-19 causes major slowdown, 18% revenue dip in April

    2020-09-01T09:10:00Z

    Baird/ gas world Welding and Industrial Gas Survey, Q2 2020

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    Telemetry… not just for bulk gas anymore

    2020-09-01T11:58:00Z

    Over the past few decades, remote monitoring technology has made major technical strides and continued to enable gas distribution to become more efficient. Fortunately for gas distributors and customers, expensive, bulky, wired, telemetry systems are no longer required.

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    Best practices for delayed labelling

    2020-09-01T11:43:00Z

    Planning your cylinder label orders during supply chain disruption

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    PurityPlus® update

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    As IWDC’s specialty gas program enters its second decade, PurityPlus continues construction of a strong house resting on a well-planned and well-built foundation. More than 15 years ago, several influential IWDC (Independent Welding Distributors Cooperative) members and the staff organised a series of meetings to explore growth initiatives.

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    DIY marketing

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    Marketing is often misunderstood. To many it looks like an insurmountable mountain to climb with every possible view increasing in size, depth, the manpower to accomplish it.

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    A life in the specialty gas industry

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    In the early days of SGD Inc., winters were difficult for its founder and sole employee Frank Scornavacca. “I started SGD in my garage in New Jersey, and for two years I worked in that garage,” Scornavacca told gasworld. “It was pretty cold in the winter I can tell you, ...

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    A leap of faith

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    So, you want to manufacture and sell high purity specialty gases. You can make the case that you have all the resources you need to accomplish that. You have a liquid source of the raw materials, filling equipment, customers, and a desire to increase your sales and profitability of this ...

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    Helium recovery via SEPURAN®

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    Specialty chemicals group Evonik collaborated with Linde Engineering to set up a first-of-its-kind helium purification facility using a hybrid process of membrane and Pressure Swing Adsorption (PSA) technology in Mankota, Canada, four years ago. Alex Evans, Business Development Manager, Membranes, at Evonik Corporation, here explains how SEPURAN® works and the ...

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    High-pressure solutions

    2020-08-03T05:00:00Z

    Grown out of a family home in Munich, Germany, Bauer Compressors Inc. has experienced a whirlwind of a journey to end up with a US base and over 75 years of experience in manufacturing reliable and durable arrays of high-pressure compressors.

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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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    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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    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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    Hydrogen: Stimulating and scaling up

    2020-07-31T16:24:00Z

    Under the title Stimulating and Scaling Up, H2 View today held the second part of its three-part webinar series, picking up the baton of why hydrogen is so crucial to the world’s economic recovery plans and runs with a discussion of how we can get there.

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    Seizing the moment: M&A exclusive with Clairvest

    2020-07-15T20:11:00Z

    The industrial gas industry is at a crossroads, battered by both the macroeconomic back drop and factors specific to the industry, writes Doug Horn of Clairvest in an M A and business insight exclusive for gasworld.

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    Floating Piston Valve

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    Spectrum Specialty Valves, a division of C-Suite Services, LLC, has introduced its innovative new valve, the Floating Piston Valve, to North American markets. This NASA-patented valve, which was licensed by Louisiana-based Spectrum, is believed to be the first new, major valve design in 70+ years.

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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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    AI, Machine Learning, and the future of the gas industry

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    There are those who think Artificial Intelligence (AI) and its subset of technologies called Machine Learning (ML), are simply new ways to do the old things. There are others who think AI, especially Machine Learning, are much more than that and represent a new way to solve new problems. I ...

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    The impact of Covid-19 on distributors’ use of technology

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    As this is being written, Covid-19 has accounted for nearly 120,000 deaths nationally. As we sift through the on-going wake of the disease, few things are understood clearly enough to plan for business beyond the various stages and phases through which states are hop-scotching their citizens.

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    A great deal has changed

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    Jim Appledorn could not mark his retirement after 43 years with Lincoln Electric as he wished due to the global coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, so had to make do with a virtual send-off.

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    Using Covid-19 to improve cylinder management

    2020-07-01T05:00:00Z

    As I write this in early June 2020, the world is still reeling from coronavirus (Covid-19), but with the initial economic shock behind us, companies are finding ways to work in the new normal. Below are some observations of how companies are using technology to both weather the crisis and ...