All Gases articles – Page 9

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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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    Features

    Regional markets – Focus on Southern Africa

    2017-10-04T00:00:00Z

    In 2016, the Southern African industrial gases business generated revenues of $535m, which is up from $210m in 2006, indicating an average annual growth rate of just over 8%.

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    Booking now open for 2018 BCGA conference

    2017-10-03T10:28:00Z

    Biomethane, whole-body-cryotherapy and Brexit are just three of the areas set to be discussed at the BCGA annual conference next year – which is now open for bookings.

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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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    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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    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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    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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    Bedfont campaigns for safety against the silent killer

    2017-09-12T14:09:00Z

    UK medical device manufacturer Bedfont Scientific is drawing attention to its carbon monoxide (CO) monitor in a bid to change the way emergency services screen for CO poisoned victims.

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    News

    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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    MMI Engineering delivers contract for BOC

    2017-09-04T10:53:00Z

    MMI Engineering, UK-based provider of technical consulting and engineering services has been awarded – and has already successfully delivered ­– a contract to undertake pipework integrity checks at the Port of Tyne Lynemouth Power Station working for the UK and Ireland’s largest supplier of industrial gases and related ...

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    Features

    Haun Welding Supply

    2017-09-01T00:00:00Z

    Serving a large geographic area that encompasses Upstate New York, Vermont, and northern Pennsylvania is a well-established, fourth generation, family-owned independent gases and welding distributor, Haun Welding Supply.

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    Features

    The South East report

    2017-09-01T00:00:00Z

    Incorporating Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia. By James Barr.

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    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”.

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    Distributive LNG

    2017-09-01T00:00:00Z

    The natural gas supply chain continues to grow in prominence as part of the more diversified energy mix of today and tomorrow. For the gases industry, this is most relevant in terms of the budding distributive LNG business; the transportation of the gas in its liquid form through a range ...

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    Gas standards for nitrogen dioxide

    2017-09-01T00:00:00Z

    The ‘Air Quality in Europe – 2016’ report of the European Environment Agency states that around 70,000 premature deaths were attributable to nitrogen dioxide (NO2) in Europe in 2013[1]. This makes NO2 next only to particulate matter as the most deadly air pollutant in Europe. The continuous monitoring of NO2 ...

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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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    Compliance change you need to know

    2017-09-01T00:00:00Z

    After a relatively inactive two years where these gases are concerned, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is again focusing its attention on medical gas requirements.