gasworld’s Founder and CEO, John Raquet is also known for his consultancy work with the Spiritus Group. In July 2012, Raquet took up a more pro-active role within gasworld, becoming the Publisher – leading an expansion of gasworld’s activities on a global basis.
In 2013, he further added to the gasworld portfolio by launching gasworld Business Intelligence.
There was a very positive mood among distributors and equipment suppliers at the opening of the 2018 Annual Convention organised by the Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA) here in Seattle, WA.
The Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA) commenced its 2016 Annual Convention at the Grand Wailea Resort in Maui, Hawaii on 25 September, with around 420 delegates from across the US in attendance and around 80 independent gas distributors represented. Under the theme of Disruption, Threats and Opportunities, speakers ...
The Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA) commenced its 2016 Annual Convention at the Grand Wailea Resort in Maui, Hawaii, last night, with around 420 delegates from across the US in attendance and some 80 independent gas distributors being represented.
What is the driver behind this article, you may ask? Well, we attended the GAWDA Spring Management Conference in Savannah, GA, in April. Efficiency of distributors was part of the theme of a panel of experts that, in the main, were discussing the supply chain and how gas distributors could ...
There is an expression ‘what goes around, comes around’ and that is very true related to the breaking news of a potential merger between Praxair, Inc. and The Linde Group. Here, gasworld Business Intelligence explores the history and potential future between the Tier One players.
George Ratermann, President of Ratermann Manufacturing, gave a presentation to GAWDA delegates this morning, discussing the trials and tribulations of integrating the young generation into a traditional business.
The Association of Independent Welding Distributors (AIWD) gathered in the historic town of Charleston, South Carolina this weekend for the organisation’s 2016 Annual Convention, to address the theme of Opportunities for Growth during Dynamic Times.
Many industrial gas companies from India gathered at AIIGMA’s 38th annual meeting, with Right Honourable Ravi Karunanayake, Finance Minister of Sri Lanka officially opening the conference.
gasworld attended this year’s Arab Health Exhibition and Congress, the largest healthcare exhibition and medical congress in the Middle East, on 25th January. Thousands of attendees from across the Middle East and further afield are expected to attend this event, which spans four days and concludes on 28th January.
Following the news that Air Liquide has made an offer of $143 per share, valuing Airgas at $13.4bn, gasworld Business Intelligence investigates as to whether this will result in a successful acquisition.
The 17th gathering of IG China took place in Chengdu at the Century City New International Convention Centre took place last week, amidst growing concerns for a significant slowing in what was one of the fastest growing markets in the world.