Gases - North America – Page 5

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    MagneGas expands relationships with distributors

    2017-11-02T12:49:00Z

    MagneGas, the clean technology company, has significantly expanded its relationship with its three largest distributors ­– Holston Gases, Haun Welding Supply and AWISCO.

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    If you can measure it, you can improve it

    2017-11-01T00:00:00Z

    gasworld interviews GAWDA President Ned Lane. By Ron Welter.

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    GAWDA Installs Ned Lane as 2017-2018 President

    2017-10-23T16:10:00Z

    The President of St. Louis, Missouri-based Cee Kay Co. has been installed as President of the Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA).

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    WABCO’s Intelligent Break Interlock for tank trailers

    2017-10-23T10:35:00Z

    WABCO, global supplier of technologies and services that improve the safety, efficiency, and connectivity of commercial vehicles, has introduced Intelligent Brake Interlock, an advanced electronic break interlock system that improves the safety of tank trailers that haul hazardous materials or are equipped with cryogenic equipment.

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    MagneGas sells additional gasification unit

    2017-10-17T15:47:00Z

    MagneGas, the clean technology company, has sold an additional gasification unit for $1.58m.

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    Air Products lengthens contract with US gold mine

    2017-10-17T11:10:00Z

    Air Products has announced a successful contract extension with Barrick Goldstrike, to continue to operate and maintain an oxygen plant at the company’s mine in Elko, Nevada.

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    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.

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    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 ...

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    "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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    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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    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).

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    Features

    Gas ‘er up, doc!

    2017-10-01T00:00:00Z

    For those of us not working directly in the medical/healthcare industry, we may be surprised at the number and variety of common medical gases and their applications.

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    Cryosurgery that even I can understand

    2017-10-01T00:00:00Z

    Many of us have been to the doctor for minimally invasive cryotherapy (also called “cryoablation”) to have abnormal external tissue such as a wart, growth, or lesion “burned” off. In reality the doctor is not burning the wart off.

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    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 ...

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    LDA looks to the future

    2017-09-26T15:17:00Z

    The Linde Distributor Association (LDA) recently held its annual meeting at the Loews Vanderbilt Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee, attended by 178 people.

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    Air Products announces North American price increase

    2017-09-19T08:13:00Z

    Effective 1 st October (2017), or as contracts permit, Air Products is to increase product pricing and monthly service charges for merchant customers in North America.

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    Air Liquide signs H2 supply contract with PEMEX

    2017-09-06T16:21:00Z

    Air Liquide has signed a new long-term agreement with Pemex Transformación Industrial, a subsidiary of Petróleos Mexicanos (PEMEX), the state-owned oil and gas company, to supply hydrogen (H 2 ) to PEMEX’s refinery located in the central region of Mexico.

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    Managing disruption in the digital era

    2017-09-01T00:00:00Z

    Independent welding and gas distributors in the US have been discussing “disruption” in our industry for some time. In fact, under Bill Visintainer’s leadership in 2016, how to deal with disruption was a major focus for the Gases and Welding Distributor Association (GAWDA).

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    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”.

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    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 ...