American stock exchange Nasdaq has recognised Chart for ramping up its production to manufacture essential tanks for medical grade oxygen in the fight against coronavirus in the US.

On its eight-story-high video screen called the MarketSite Tower, Nasdaq showed the below image to Times Square, New York City, which says: “Thank you to the Chart team for providing essential medical equipment to save lives.”


Source: Chart

This iconic LED display receives worldwide media attention coverage during the famous New Year’s Eve Ball Drop while towering over the masses, and is capable of full-motion video, live simulcasted events, interactive engagement and social media feeds, making this one of the most powerful and evocative DOOH (digital out-of-home) media displays in all of Times Square.

Cryogenic equipment manufacturer Chart has ramped up production of specific critical care products in the US by more than 60% to meet an increased demand for its oxygen storage and distribution equipment as the number of coronavirus gases grow around the world.

gasworld’s US Editor Nick Parkinson spoke with Bob Knight, Application Development Manager at Chart, earlier this month to find out more about how the company is serving the increasing needs of critical care application.

Read the interview here.