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    MATHESON continues strategic expansion in southern California


    MATHESON has continued its strategic expansion with the acquisition of Sims Welding Supply in southern California. Sims Welding Supply is a well-established supplier of industrial, specialty, and bulk gases, plus welding hard goods, equipment, and supplies.

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    Another new name from A-Gas


    A-Gas Americas is the new name in the market following the merger of sister companies Coolgas, RemTec, CIJSA and A-Gas Performance Chemicals. The newly named company will operate from the companies’ existing locations within the group in Ohio, Texas, Pennsylvania and Mexico.

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    $30m contract for proposed Sarita Bay LNG signed


    Huu-ay-aht First Nations and Steelhead LNG have signed a contract with WorleyParsons, which could be worth in excess of $30m, for the provision of environmental, engineering, geotechnical and regulatory services at their proposed LNG Project at Sarita Bay on Vancouver Island.

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    Renewable energy deal for Air Liquide


    The Industrial Gas major has acquired a 5% stake in the capital of Fonroche Biogaz – which is a key player in the production of renewable energies. Due to deal, both companies now plan to pool their skills in order to develop new projects.

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    Technip acquires Air Liquide’s Zimmer business


    Technip has purchased all of Air Liquide Global E C Solutions Zimmer polymer technology business. Based in Frankfurt, Germany, the business includes technologies for the processing of polyesters and polyamides1, research and development facilities, and a team of around 40 skilled engineers, researchers and project teams.

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    Tech Air acquires McGinnis Welding Supply


    Connecticut-based distributor of industrial, medical, and specialty gases and related welding supplies, Tech Air, has acquired Texas’ McGinnis Welding Supply – which is a leading distributor of industrial, specialty and medical gases.

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    REC shareholders support sale of business


    REC is set to join forces with Norway-based Elkem Group. The business has been sold as the largest European supplier of solar panels worldwide. The transaction should be closed in early March 2015.

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    Major German company acquired by Air Liquide


    Air Liquide is pursuing the development of its Home Healthcare activity in Europe with the acquisition of Optimal Medical Therapies (OMT), a major player in providing home healthcare services for patients in Germany suffering from chronic illnesses requiring infusion therapy.

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    Suretank acquires Prior Diesel


    Despite having diesel in its name, the company deals with many aspects of the industrial gases business – including nitrogen pumps. The company is based in Great Yarmouth, UK, with the acquisition made thanks to the support of Ulster Bank’s Corporate and Institutional Banking team.

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    Emerson acquires Cascade Technologies Ltd


    The acquisition expands Emerson’s gas analysis portfolio with laser-based measurement analysers and systems for enhanced industrial emissions monitoring, production efficiencies and regulatory compliance.

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    Acquisition in US gas market


    Tech Air, a Connecticut-based distributor of industrial, medical, and specialty gases and related welding supplies, has announced it has acquired US Oxygen Supply (US Oxygen) of Arlington, Texas and Specialty Air Technologies (SAT) of Long Beach, California. Tech Air is owned by CI Capital Partners and Tech Air ...

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    Merger in CO2 and dry ice sector


    The German firm BUSE Gastek GmbH, headquartered in Bad Hönningen, is merging its business divisions for CO 2 production and recovery plant construction and dry ice technology with the Swiss company ASCO CARBON DIOXIDE LTD, headquartered in Romanshorn.

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    MagneGas signals intent for acquisition


    The company, that counts among its inventions a patented process that converts liquid waste into a hydrogen-based fuel, announced today that it has signed a Letter of Intent to purchase an established industrial gas distribution company.

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    Duo agree to buy China gas assets


    Shanghai Baosteel Gases and an affiliate of private equity firm Warburg Pincus have announced the partnership is to buy China gas assets for $489m.

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    Cambridge Sensotec finalise Dynascan acquisition


    Having distributed Dynascan instruments since 2012, Cambridge Sensotec has finalised the acquisition of the local Cambridgeshire business this month. Dynascan are manufacturers of innovative leak detection systems and made to measure product quality solutions for the pharmaceutical, medical and food industries.

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    Worthington acquires cryogenic transport trailer maker


    Worthington Industries today announced that it has acquired the business of James Russell Engineering Works, Inc. (JRE).

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    Air Products’ Taiwan operation acquired


    The company’s high-purity chlorine business in Taiwan and been acquired by Showa Denko, in order to strengthen its special material gas business.

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    Brazil’s Engemasa Valve acquired


    Curtiss-Wright Corporation’s Industrial division has announced the acquisition of the valve division of Engemasa Engenharia E Materiais LTDA of Sao Carlos, Brazil.

  • Air Liquide is one of the industry's Tier One major players.

    Air Liquide acquires SEPRODOM


    Increasing life expectancy and the rise in chronic diseases are major public health issues. Air Liquide is continuing to develop its home healthcare activity in France with the acquisition of SEPRODOM, a key player in home healthcare and monitoring of patients with chronic diseases in the French overseas departments and ...

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    Regional markets: Focus on global update


    Midway through 2014 and the global industrial gases industry is in the midst of a gradually improving business environment. Despite being offset in some areas by external variables such as energy pricing, weather systems and political landscapes, higher underlying volumes appear to be a common theme across the recent financial ...