Katie Hill's articles

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    Positioning for Peak Performance at GAWDA 2012


    Nearly 800 delegates gathered in the mountainous city of Colorado Springs this September, to attend the Gases and Welding Distributors Association’s (GAWDA) 68th Annual Convention, appropriately titled, ‘Positioning for Peak Performance’.

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    20:20 vision – Changing dynamics of the North American industrial gas business


    In December 2012, gasworld will take its popular conference programme to Miami, Florida, to hold its 10th event focused on the world’s largest industrial gas market, North America, and discuss the changing dynamicsof the region’s industrial gas business.

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    gasworld debuts in South East Asia – South East Asia has remained untouched, until now…


    Whilst the gas world flag has been metaphorically flown in most of the regions of opportunity for our business around the world, South East Asia has remained untouched, until now. It’s now just weeks until gasworld takes its invaluable conference programme to the vibrant city of Singapore.

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    AIIGMA surges ahead – 33rd SIG Review


    Venturing outside of India for the second year running, AIIGMA has once again inspired its delegates to embrace change and take advantage of potential opportunities for development.

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    Acetylene – A gas enjoying revival


    Acetylene, the vogue cutting gas of the 1960s, is seeing something of a revival. It has predominantly been used as an intermediate synthesiser of chemical compounds, and to a lesser extent for welding and cutting, the production of carbon black, and heat treating.

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    CO2 – a greenhouse gas?


    Plant yield can be optimised by increasing the amount of carbon dioxide present in the atmosphere. Enter the industrial gas company...

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    Hydrogen – Gas of the new millennium


    For centuries, hydrogen has been widely used in major industries, but in recent years the gas has been catapulted into the spotlight as the fuel of the future.

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    The Italian job: Part 2. Gasworld visits Europe's gas valley


    From Bergamo to Monza, the rustic skyline of towers, cupolas and campaniles typifies Italy’s Lombardy region. The industrialised route between Bergamo and Monza however, is also home to Italy’s very own ‘gas valley’. It’s a case of arrivederci to our UK office, as gas world goes on tour in Part ...

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    Burckhardt Compression delivers three process gas compressors


    Burckhardt Compression has been awarded an order for three Process Gas Compressors from Centrotherm Photovoltaics.

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    MOCON certified Mumbai testing lab earns independent accreditation


    MOCON, Inc.’s testing lab partner in Mumbai, Hemetek Techno Instruments, has been accredited by India’s National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL) under the ISO/IEC 17025:2005 standard for oxygen and water vapor permeation testing of plastic barrier materials.